Access to long term Open-Source service releases

EclipseSource provides software subscriptions for Eclipse Runtime technologies such as Virgo, RAP, RCP and Equinox that guarantee long term maintenance.

Features and benefits

Features and benefits of technology subscriptions for Eclipse runtimes include:

  • Predictability: Subscriptions are provided on an annual basis and include access to new versions at no additional cost.
  • Access to binary and source: Access to Eclipse RT packages, in source and binary forms, along with product documentation specific to each release.
  • Regular Updates: Access to the latest bug and security fixes, updates and new features.
  • Security Alerts: Relevant security issues raised in the Eclipse Security Advisory program will be addressed by helping customers proactively address these issues in their environments.
  • Long-term Support: All technology subscriptions offer a multi-year product lifecycle with update policies that maintain application stability and compatibility for the long-term. Extended Life Cycle support can be used to extend the life of critical software.
  • Access to ESDN: EclipseSource Developer Network is a portal for accessing all benefits of an EclipseSource technology subscription, including: software package delivery, product updates and critical issue notifications.

Product lifecycle and subscription policy

All technology subscriptions offer a multi-year product lifecycle with update policies that maintain application stability and compatibility for the long-term. Extended Life Cycle support can be used to extend the life of critical software.

EclipseSource subscriptions offer a predictable path to upgrades and fixes as laid out below.

Subscription policy
Minor ReleasesSecurity PatchesBugfix PatchesEnhancementsNew runtimes (JVM, OS, browser)
Community SupportXX
EclipseSource SubscriptionXXX(1)X
EclipseSource Extended Life SubscriptionXX(1)

(1) Only Patches for bugs that have been fixed by EclipseSource Developer Support or EclipseSource Production Support.