Eclipse & OSGiYou are developing new and innovative plug-ins for Eclipse, or build your own product based on Eclipse RCP, or you just use Equinox as your OSGi-Runtime? Then your home is at bundles and plug-ins and you known their dependencies between. These dependencies can quickly take the upper hand and the overview is lost. Then eDependency helps you to gain the control back again.
With eDependency you can manage plug-in dependencies. This will help you to let your software architecture and design grow controlled.
Softwarearchitecture will challenge you to hold it alive over time. Because software development is gettin faster - more agile - and increasingly complex. How will the architecture take its place in this world?
Technologies as OSGi - the component-model defined by the OSGi Alliance - will support you to make your softwarecomponents more well defined. Their dependencies takes a place at that.
Build upon the OSGi component-model is eDependency. With the assistance of Eclipse and PDE, eDependency creates a graphical representation of your (more or less) complex software-system and its architecture.
Take a look at the screenshots to know how this will be done.
- Eclipse 3.5
- RAM 128MB (for bigger models)