Also at EclipseCon this week, Microsoft release updates to Windows Azure Tools for Eclipse, offering bug fixes and compatibility with version 1.1 of the Windows Azure SDK. Windows Azure Tools for Eclipse is a plug-in for PHP developers to write and deploy applications to the Azure cloud platform.
Microsoft also said it would release an updated version of Eclipse Tools for Silverlight (eclipse4SL) this spring. Eclipse Tools for Sliverlight enables developers to use the Eclipse IDE to build applications running on the Microsoft Silverlight runtime.
Red Hat at the conference announced general availability of JBoss Enterprise Web Platform 5.0, providing a Java application platform leveraging the Java EE Web Profile and offering a lightweight, enterprise version of the JBoss Application Server.