Eclipse Data Binding is new, it's cool, and it can help you to create Eclipse plug-ins and RCP applications much more easily. In this session, we will
Attendees will leave this presentation with an understanding of when to use data binding and will know where to go to learn more.
A full-time Eclipse consultant, trainer, and mentor, David Orme is is the founder and one of the leaders of the Eclipse Data Binding effort. In addition, David created and supports various custom SWT controls including the CompositeTable control in Eclipse's Nebula project. David also started and led the Visual Editor Project between 2003-2006. His current client is using the Eclipse Data Binding framework, CompositeTable, and other Nebula controls in a large-scale mission critical enterprise Eclipse RCP application.
Boris is a software developer with IBM Rational Software, and a committer on the Eclipse Platform UI team. Boris is looking at the UI side of the RCP, and among other areas owns the JFace viewers component. He is also the main architect of the JFace data binding framework. He was a member of the Eclipse Team/CVS team during the 1.0 release cycle and joined the Eclipse team again just before the 3.1 release. In between, he co-founded a company in Germany, and developed an innovative desktop application based on the Eclipse RCP. Boris received his PhD in computer science from Freie Universitaet Berlin.