A comparison of 4 Java IDEs, from Borland, IBM, Oracle and Sun ranks them as follows:
- Borland JBuilder 2005 Enterprise tops with – ( 8.5 / 10 )
- IBM Rational Software Architect 6.0 – ( 8.3 / 10 )
- Oracle JDeveloper 10.1.3 – ( 8 / 10 )
- Sun Java Studio Enterprise 7 – ( 7.4 / 10 )
The article evaluates the four IDEs based on Features, Ease-of-use, Integration, Performance and Value.
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