Metanology Joins Open-Source Tools Group
The modeling software vendor announced Monday that it has joined the IBM-sponsored Eclipse consortium.Metanology Corp., a modeling software vendor, announced Monday that it has joined the IBM-sponsored Eclipse open-source tools development effort. The Alpharetta, Georgia, company was elected as a supporting member of the Eclipse board and the companys chief executive, David Zygmount, will represent Metanology on the Eclipse board of stewards. The Eclipse consortium is working more and more to use modeling as a key technology in its effort to create an open-source platform for tools integration. Sridhar Iyengar, an IBM distinguished engineer in the companys Application Integration and Middleware division, said modeling is increasingly important as an integration technology.
Meanwhile, Metanology announced a new release of its Model-driven Development Environment (MDE). Metanologys MDE is based on the Object Management Groups Model Driven Architecture (MDA) technology.