PRAGUE, Czech Republic, Jan. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- JetBrains(TM), creator of
intelligent, productivity-enhancing applications, announced today its
IntelliJ(TM) IDEA has been named winner in the Best Java IDE category of the
10th annual Java Developer's Journal Readers' Choice Awards. IntelliJ IDEA
was also runner up in the Best Java Application, Best J2EE Application
Development Framework, and Most Innovative Java Product categories. The
Readers' Choice Awards program, held annually by SYS-CON Media, recognizes
excellence in solutions provided by the top Java vendors in the market.
In the annual competition, readers of Java Developer's Journal vote in a
wide variety of categories for their favored software applications. The full
results of the JDJ Readers' Choice Awards widely referred to as the "Oscars of
the Software Industry," are available at http://jdj.sys-con.com/.
"Winning this award is recognition that our work on IDEA, particularly
this year, has not gone unnoticed." said Alex Tkachman, Director of Marketing
at JetBrains. "Despite consistent shifts in the Java IDE market over the past
4 years, our continued focus on helping developers become more productive,
enjoy their work more and improve the quality of their code clearly addresses
a basic need in the market. We are very pleased to receive this important
confirmation of the value of IntelliJ IDEA's innovations."
"This Award reflects the clear leadership enjoyed in 2005 by JetBrains
with IntelliJ IDEA in the Best IDE space," said SYS-CON Group Publisher &
Editorial Director Jeremy Geelan. "We are very proud of Java Developer's
Journal's proactive role in helping to facilitate this community-driven
process and congratulate JetBrains and its product team on all the work that
underlies the winning of this prestigious Award."
JetBrains continued breaking ground in IDE technology in 2005, with the
release of IntelliJ IDEA 5.0, the announcement of the Companion Products
Program, introduction of the TMate collaboration plug-in for IntelliJ IDEA and
more. For a complete list of features and a free 30-day, fully functional
evaluation copy of IntelliJ IDEA, visit http://www.jetbrains.com/idea.
JetBrains is a technology-leading software development firm specializing
in the creation of intelligent, productivity-enhancing software. The company
is widely known for its innovative, award-winning Java(TM) integrated
development environment, IntelliJ(TM) IDEA (see details on the Web at
http://www.jetbrains.com/idea), ReSharper and dotTrace Profiler for C#
developers (see http://www.jetbrains.com/resharper,
http://www.jetbrains.com/profiler). JetBrains maintains its headquarters in
Prague, Czech Republic, with its R&D labs located in St. Petersburg, Russia
and Boston, Massachusetts. For more information, see http://www.jetbrains.com.
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