Selecting the right toolchain that “just works” for a new OSGi based effort is still a difficult task. Many developers struggle and perceive OSGi to be overly complex and too painful. We would like to share our experience using a holistic approach to OSGi server side development based on plain Equinox that covers IDE, dependency management, build and integration testing.
Data Science is an emerging field at the cross-roads of computer science, statistics and mathematics. Whereas Eclipse as an eco-system has traditionally served the developer community, the central position of hacking skills in the data science world and the abundance of Eclipse tooling for languages that are popular for data science make it an ideal platform to build tools for data scientists.