Simplifying update and extension install for RCP applications
Steffen Pingel (Tasktop ), Susan McCourt
Making With Eclipse · Standard (25 mins)
Tags: Emerging Technology , UI / RCP
Wednesday, 15:45, 25 minutes | Grand Ballroom
Steffen Pingel is a software developer at Tasktop Technologies in beautiful Vancouver, BC. He enjoys working on Mylyn-based tools that keep developers focused and productive. He became a committer on the project in 2006 while completing his degree in Software Engineering at the University of Stuttgart. Steffen is fascinated by the quality and extensibility of the Eclipse platform which keeps inspiring him to improve the Mylyn framework.
Susan (Franklin) McCourt is a software engineer and UI architect for IBM Rational Software, focusing on the Eclipse SDK user experience and technology to support it. She has worked with Eclipse since the very beginning, writing the bulk of the original Platform Plug-in Programmer's Guide. Susan was previously Technical Director at Object Technology International and Director of Classroom Education at Knowledge Systems Corporation, working to minimize API and simplify UI in object-oriented systems. She lives in Hood River, Oregon on a small produce farm.