Monday, June 25, 2012

Open Source Developer Survey: Java Still on Top, Mobile Hot, Cloud Not

The Eclipse Foundation has published the results of its annual survey of developers about their usage of Eclipse and other open source tools. Some of the surprising results in "The Eclipse Open Source Developer Report 2012" include the finding that less than half of the respondents reporting that their organizations are deploying applications to the cloud; there's little interest in cross-platform tools for mobile development; and there's serious momentum behind Git as a primary source code management system, which increased to 27 percent from 13 percent last year.