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I am happy to present the selected talks for the Modeling Symposium @ EclipseCon Europe 2017. It is scheduled for the second day of the conference, i.e., Wednesday, October 25th, 4.30pm (see here). The symposium aims to provide a forum for community members to present a brief overview of their work. We offer four 10-minute lightning slots to facilitate a broad range of topics. The...

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We are happy to announce that together with Oxygen.1, we have released  EMF Forms and EMF Client Platform 1.14.0! We want to thank our continuously active team of 10 contributors (38 contributors over all) for completing on 29 bug reports and feature requests.   If you want to learn more about the new features and related frameworks: Join us at EclipseCon Europe 2017! In the session...

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Façade-Based Compare/Merge: Partial Façades This post is an instalment in a series about a new initiative in the EMF Compare project: Façade-based compare/merge. The purpose of this effort is to enable extenders to plug in façade models that provide an alternative view on the models that a user is comparing and merging, especially for models described by domain-specific modeling languages (DSMLs) such as might be implemented...

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At EclipseSource, we are continuously developing open source software as committers and contributors for projects at Eclipse.org (e.g. EMF Forms) or on GitHub (e.g. JSON Forms). In fact, contributing to open source projects and in turn making them ready for professional use is our core business. Therefore, much of the work completed in these projects is driven by our customers requirements and provides direct value...

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Ed, Philip and I are organizing the Modeling Symposium for the EclipseCon Europe 2017 in Ludwigsburg. It is scheduled for the second day of the conference, i.e., Wednesday, October 25th, 2017. The symposium aims to provide a forum for community members to present a brief overview of their work. We offer 10 minute lightning slots (including questions) to facilitate a broad range of speakers. The...

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With Oxygen, we released EMF Forms 1.13.0. Please note, that we published an update 1.13.1 fixing a critical bug (see BR519415 and BR518503) in the EMF Forms Ecore editor. So in case you are using this editor, please make sure to get the latest version 1.13.1 from our download page. EMF Forms makes it simple to create forms which edit your data based on an EMF model....

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In this blog series, we share our experiences extending Eclipse Che to add EMF support. The first post covered our goals. In previous posts, we describe how to add support for code generation, create a custom stack, and how to build che. It has been quite a while since our last blog, but now we would like to continue with the next step. Our next major...

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The deadline for submitting to EclipseCon Europe 2017 is approaching. The last day is Monday, June 17. Please find the submission system here. Don't miss the chance to give a talk on a great event and share your thoughts with a wonderful audience! Are you a committer? Come and tell us what is new and noteworthy in your project! Are you involved with interesting web technologies or tools?...

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Last week, Oxygen has been release, a new major version of the Eclipse IDE. It contains many useful improvements, so it is worth to update. In case you use our EclipseSource Oomph profile (see here for more details), you should get a notification and Oomph will apply the update automatically. If you do not get the notification, just navigate to the menu entry “Window” =>...

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