Compare Eclipse Luna vs. NetBeans

Eclipse Luna is ranked 5th in IDE with 2 reviews while NetBeans is ranked 3rd in IDE with 3 reviews. Eclipse Luna is rated 8.6, while NetBeans is rated 7.6. The top reviewer of Eclipse Luna writes "One-stop shop for all of our application development requirements including Dev, Debugging, and Unit testing". On the other hand, the top reviewer of NetBeans writes "Some of the valuable features are Java development, RCP ​support and support for various other languages". Eclipse Luna is most compared with NetBeans and Oracle SQL Developer, whereas NetBeans is most compared with Eclipse Luna and Oracle SQL Developer. See our Eclipse Luna vs. NetBeans report.
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Diego Hidalgo
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Pros
It works like a one-stop shop for all of our application development requirements.It is very extensible and uses resources optimally.

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When you have to develop in Java, this IDE is ideal because it has many plugins that make your life easier... For example, when working with Hibernate or with JPA, creating entities is very easy through a graphical interface.The learning curve is easy and fast because the interface is simple and intuitive, enabling us to easily train developers who are not expert in metrics.It is easy to deploy, manage servers, and ORMS resources.

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Cons
I would like to see it extend native support for functional languages like Scala.The development of the product needs improvement.

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I would like there to be better integration with Git, as there are IDEs such as Eclipse that offer this integration in a much more elegant way than NetBeans.The debugging mechanize could be improved compared to IntelliJ, for example.

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5th
out of 9 in IDE
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530
Comparisons
380
Reviews
2
Average Words per Review
166
Avg. Rating
8.5
3rd
out of 9 in IDE
Views
767
Comparisons
414
Reviews
4
Average Words per Review
271
Avg. Rating
8.3
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Overview
Eclipse Luna includes official support for Java 8 in the Java development tools, Plug-in Development Tools, Object Teams, Eclipse Communication Framework, Maven integration, Xtext, Xtend, Web Tools Platform, and Memory Analyzer. The Eclipse workbench provides a new dark theme, split editors, line numbers on by default, reduced whitespace in default presentation, ability to hide the "quick access" bar and fitting syntax highlighter setting for the editor of several programming languages. Paho provides open source implementations of open and standard messaging protocols that support current and emerging requirements of M2M integration with Web and Enterprise middleware and applications. EcoreTools, the graphical modeler for Ecore, has been completely re-implemented based on Sirius and provides a nicer graphical design, support for documenting your model, specifying domain constraints and modeling Generic Types. It provides a standalone C/C++ debugger application that is added to the CDT to help debug an application via the command line and have an Eclipse UI debugger pop up.NetBeans IDE. The Smarter and Faster Way to Code. Quickly and easily develop desktop, mobile and web applications with Java, PHP, C/C++ and more. NetBeans IDE is FREE, open source, and has a worldwide community of users and developers.
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Find out what your peers are saying about Eclipse Luna vs. NetBeans and other solutions. Updated: November 2019.
377,029 professionals have used our research since 2012.
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