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2012 Jolt Product Excellence & Productivity Awards

Mobile Tools: October 2012

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Jolt Award: Adobe PhoneGap (Adobe)

Productivity Award: Sencha Touch (Sencha)

Productivity Award: Titanium Studio (Appcelerator)

Finalist: MonoTouch for iOS (Xamarin)

Finalist: LiveCode (RunRev)

Finalist: Mono for Android (Xamarin)

Books: September 2012

Jolt Award: Specification by Example: How Successful Teams Deliver the Right Software by Gojko Adzic (Manning)

Productivity Award: iOS Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide, Third Edition by Joe Conway and Aaron Hillegass (The Big Nerd Ranch)

Productivity Award: HTML5 Developer's Cookbook by Chuck Hudson and Tom Leadbetter (Addison-Wesley Professional)

Finalist: How Google Tests Software by James Whittaker, Jason Arbon, and Jeff Carollo (Pearson Education)

Finalist: Running Lean, Iterate from Plan A to a Plan That Works, Second Editionby Ash Maurya (O'Reilly)

Finalist: Elemental Design Patterns by Jason M. Smith (Grady Booch)

Utilities: July 2012

Jolt Award: Virtualize (Parasoft)

Productivity Award: dotTrace 5.1 (JetBrains)

Productivity Award: VMware Workstation 8 (VMware)

Finalist: Tower (fournova)

Finalist: Screenflow (Telestream)

Finalist: Snagit v.11 (TechSmith)

Testing Tools: May 2012

Jolt Award: Selenium IDE and WebDriver (Selenium)

Productivity Award: Squish (froglogic)

Productivity Award: AgitarOne (Agitar Technologies)

Honorable Mention: TestComplete (SmartBear)

Honorable Mention: Telerik Test Studio (Telerik)

Honorable Mention: FoneMonkey (Gorilla Logic)

Third-Party Libraries: February 2012

Jolt Award: Ultimate Collection for .NET (Telerik)

DX2 Universal 11.2 (DevExpress)

Productivity Award: NetAdvantage Ultimate (Infragistics)

Honorable Mention: Akka (Akka)

Coding Tools: January 2012

Jolt Award: CodeRush (DevExpress)

Productivity Award: LiveCode 5.0 (RunRev)

Productivity Award: MonoTouch and Mono for Android (Xamarin)

Honorable Mention: CloudBees Platform (CloudBees)

2011 Jolt Product Excellence & Productivity Awards

Design, Architecture, and Planning Tools: October 2011

Jolt Award: Visual Paradigm for UML (Visual Paradigm International)

Productivity Award: Restructure 101 (Headway Software)

Productivity Award: Requirements Center 2010 (Blueprint Software Systems)

Books: August 2011

Jolt Award: Continuous Delivery: Reliable Software Releases through Build, Test, and Deployment Automation, by Jez Humble and David Farley (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: Mining the Social Web: Analyzing Data from Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Other Social Media Sites, by Matthew A. Russell (O'Reilly)

Productivity Award: Seven Languages in Seven Weeks: A Pragmatic Guide to Learning Programming Languages, by Bruce A. Tate (Pragmatic Bookshelf)

Finalist: The Joy of Clojure: Thinking the Clojure Way, by Michael Fogus and Chris Houser (Manning Publications)

Finalist: The Art of Computer Programming, Volume 4A: Combinatorial Algorithms, Part 1, by Donald E. Knuth (Addison-Wesley)

Finalist: Domain-Specific Languages, by Martin Fowler with Rebecca Parsons (Addison-Wesley)

Security Tools: March 2011

Jolt Award: Hailstorm 6.5 (Cenzic)

Productivity Award: IP*Works SSL, S/MIME, and SSH Component Suites (/n software)

Productivity Award: Coverity Static Analysis (Coverity)

Utilities: February 2011

Jolt Award: Mockups (Balsamiq)

Productivity Award: Camtasia Studio (TechSmith)

Productivity Award: VMware Workstation (VMware)

Change and Configuration Management: January 2011

Jolt Award: FinalBuilder 7 Professional (VSoft Technologies)

Productivity Award: DB Change Manager XE (Embarcadero Technologies)

Productivity Award: AgileCycle Suite (AccuRev)

2010 Jolt Product Excellence & Productivity Awards

Testing and Debugging: December 2010

Jolt Award: TestComplete 8 (SmartBear Software)

Productivity Award: QA Wizard Pro 2011 (Seapine Software)

Productivity Award: Sonar (SonarSource)

Development Environments: November 2010

Jolt Award: Visual Studio 2010 (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: IntelliJ IDEA 9 (JetBrains)

Productivity Award: NetBeans (NetBeans community)

Mobile and Web Development: October 2010

Jolt Award: Adobe Creative Suite 5 (Adobe Systems)

Productivity Award: Titanium Mobile (Appcelerator)

Productivity Award: DragonFireSDK (Zimusoft)

Application Libraries and Frameworks: September 2010

Jolt Award: Premium Collection for .NET (Telerik)

Productivity Award: Red Carpet Subscription (/n software)

Productivity Award: Jules' Utility Class Extensions (JUCE) (Raw Material Software)

Books: August 2010

Jolt Award: Masterminds of Programming: Conversations with the Creators of Major Programming Languages, by Federico Biancuzzi and Shane Warden (O'Reilly)

Productivity Award: SDLC 3.0: Beyond a Tacit Understanding of Agile, by Mark Kennaley (Fourth Medium Press)

Productivity Award: Hello World! Computer Programming for Kids and Other Beginners, by Warren D. Sande and Carter Sande (Manning Publications)

2009 Jolt Product Excellence & Productivity Awards

General Books

Jolt Award: Adrenaline Junkies and Template Zombies: Understanding Patterns of Project Behavior, by Tom Demarco, Peter Hruschka, Tim Lister, Suzanne Robertson, James Robertson, and Steve McMenamin (Dorset House)

Productivity Award: Emergent Design: The Evolutionary Nature of Professional Software Development, by Scott L. Bain (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: Intellectual Property and Open Source: A Practical Guide to Protecting Code, by Van Lindberg (O'Reilly)

Technical Books

Jolt Award: Real World Haskell, by Bryan O'Sullivan, John Goerzen, and Don Stewart (O'Reilly)

Productivity Award: High Performance MySQL: Optimization, Backups, Replication, and More, by Baron Schwartz, Peter Zaitsev, Vadim Tkachenko, Jeremy Zawodny, Arjen Lentz, and Derek J. Balling (O'Reilly)

Productivity Award: Programming in Scala, by Martin Odersky, Lex Spoon, and Bill Venners (Artima Press)

Change and Configuration Management Tools

Jolt Award: Meister (OpenMake Software)

Productivity Award: AccuRev (AccuRev)

Productivity Award: Change Manager (Embarcadero Technologies)

Database Engines and Data Tools

Jolt Award: Postgres Plus (EnterpriseDB)

Productivity Award: Aqua Data Studio (AquaFold)

Productivity Award: Vertica Analytic Database (Vertica Systems)

Design Tools and Modeling

Jolt Award: Blueprint Requirements Center (Blueprint Software Systems)

Productivity Award: Raven (Ravenflow)

Productivity Award: Screen Architect (Screen Architect/Catch)

Development Environments

Jolt Award: MissionKit (Altova)

Productivity Award: JBuilder 2008 (Embarcadero Technologies)

Productivity Award: ReSharper 4.1 (JetBrains)

Enterprise Tools

Jolt Award: Deki (MindTouch)

Productivity Award: Agile Platform (OutSystems)

Productivity Award: Zenoss Core (Zenoss)

Libraries, Frameworks, and Components

Jolt Award: ComponentOne Studio for Silverlight (ComponentOne)

Productivity Award: Essential Studio Enterprise Edition (Syncfusion)

Productivity Award: Threading Building Blocks Library 2.1 (Intel)

Mobile and Web Development Tools

Jolt Award: MITE (Keynote Systems)

Productivity Award: Adobe Device Central (Adobe Systems)

Productivity Award: NetBeans IDE (Sun Microsystems)

Project Management Tools

Jolt Award: Tracker (Pivotal Labs)

Productivity Award: Rally Enterprise (Rally Software Development)

Productivity Award: ScrumWorks Pro (Danube Technologies)

Security Tools

Jolt Award: Parasoft Application Security Solution (Parasoft)

Productivity Award: GuardIT (Arxan)

Productivity Award: InTrust for Databases (Quest Software)

Testing Tools

Jolt Award: easyb (easyb.org)

Productivity Award: Compuware DevPartner Studio (Compuware)

Productivity Award: Sonar (SonarSource)

Utilities

Jolt Award: HttpWatch (Simtec Ltd.)

Productivity Award: DotTrace (JetBrains)

Productivity Award: JavaRebel (ZeroTurnaround)

Hall of Fame

DevPartner (Compuware)

2008 Jolt Product Excellence & Productivity Awards

General Books

Jolt Award: Beautiful Code, by Edited by Andy Oram and Greg Wilson (O'Reilly)

Productivity Award: Manage It! Your Guide to Modern Pragmatic Project Management, by Johanna Rothman (Pragmatic Bookshelf)

Productivity Award: The Myths of Innovation, by Scott Berkun (O'Reilly)

Productivity Award: Release It! Design and Deploy Production-Ready Software, by Michael T. Nygard (Pragmatic Bookshelf)

Technical Books

Jolt Award: Continuous Integration: Improving Software Quality and Reducing Risk, by Paul Duvall, Steve Matyas, and Andrew Glover (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: xUnit Test Patterns: Refactoring Test Code, by Gerard Meszaros (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: Head First SQL: Your Brain on SQL&mdashA Learner's Guide, by Lynn Beighley (O'Reilly)

Productivity Award: The Rails Way, by Obie Fernandez (Addison-Wesley)

Change and Configuration Management

Jolt Award: FishEye (Atlassian)

Productivity Award: IncrediBuild (Xoreax Software)

Productivity Award: Surround SCM (Seapine Software)

Productivity Award: DiffMerge (SourceGear)

Collaboration Tools

Jolt Award: Code Collaborator (Smart Bear)

Productivity Award: codeBeamer 5.0 (Intland Software)

Productivity Award: Confluence (Atlassian)

Productivity Award: TeamCity (JetBrains)

Database Engines and Data Tools

Jolt Award: AquaLogic Data Services Platform (BEA Systems)

Productivity Award: Aleri Streaming Platform (Aleri)

Productivity Award: Crystal Reports (Business Objects)

Productivity Award: EnterpriseDB Advanced Server (EnterpriseDB)

Design and Modeling Tools

Jolt Award: Business Rules Modeling Studio (Corticon Technologies)

Productivity Award: Gears (BigLever Software)

Productivity Award: Enterprise Architect (Sparx Systems)

Productivity Award: Structure101 for Java (Headway Software)

Development Environments

Jolt Award: NetBeans IDE 6 (Sun Microsystems)

Productivity Award: IntelliJ IDEA (JetBrains)

Productivity Award: CodeRush with Refactor! Pro (Developer Express)

Productivity Award: Komodo IDE 4 (ActiveState)

Enterprise Tools

Jolt Award: Mashup Server, Web 2.0 Edition (Kapow Technologies)

Productivity Award: Adobe LiveCycle Enterprise Suite (Adobe Systems)

Productivity Award: Foglight (Quest Software)

Productivity Award: Rally Enterprise (Rally Software Development)

Libraries, Frameworks, and Components

Jolt Award: Guice (Google)

Productivity Award: Eclipse Modeling Project (Eclipse Foundation)

Productivity Award: Zend Framework (Zend Technologies)

Productivity Award: JasperReports (JasperSoft)

Mobile Development Tools

Jolt Award: Mojax (mFoundry)

Productivity Award: Adobe Device Central CS3 (Adobe Systems)

Productivity Award: Eclipse Embedded Rich Client Platform (Eclipse Foundation)

Productivity Award: NetBeans IDE 6 with Sun Java Wireless Toolkit 2.5.2 (Sun Microsystems)

Project Management Tools

Jolt Award: Rally Enterprise (Rally Software Development)

Productivity Award: ResultSpace (Sapient)

Productivity Award: On-Demand (TargetProcess)

Productivity Award: TeamCity (JetBrains)

Security Tools

Jolt Award: Fortify Defender: Real-Time Analyzer (Fortify Software)

Productivity Award: Crowd (Atlassian)

Productivity Award: Defensics (Codenomicon)

Productivity Award: Ounce (Ounce Labs)

Testing Tools

Jolt Award: Clover 2.0 (Atlassian)

Productivity Award: JUnit Factory (Agitar Software)

Productivity Award: SOAPscope Tester (Mindreef)

Productivity Award: TestComplete Enterprise (AutomatedQA)

Utilities

Jolt Award: VMware Workstation (VMware)

Productivity Award: Adobe Captivate 3 (Adobe Systems)

Productivity Award: DemoWorks 2007 (ComponentOne)

Productivity Award: ANTS Profiler 3 (Red Gate Software)

Web Development

Jolt Award: Adobe ColdFusion 8 (Adobe Systems)

Productivity Award: 3rdRail (CodeGear)

Productivity Award: NetBeans IDE 6 (Sun Microsystems)

Productivity Award: RSSBus (/n software)

Websites and Developer Networks

Jolt Award: O'Reilly Radar (O'Reilly) Productivity Award: CM Crossroads (CMC Media)

Productivity Award: Safari Books Online (O'Reilly/Pearson)

Productivity Award: The Code Project (CodeProject)

Hall of Fame

VMware Workstation (VMware)

2007 Jolt Product Excellence & Productivity Awards

General Books

Jolt Award: Agile Software Development: The Cooperative Game, by Alistair Cockburn (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: Catastrophe Disentanglement, by E. M. Bennatan (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: Practices of an Agile Developer, by Venkat Subramaniam and Andy Hunt (Pragmatic Bookshelf)

Productivity Award: Software Estimation: Demystifying the Black Art, by Steve McConnell (Microsoft Press)

Technical Books

Jolt Award: Head First Object-Oriented Analysis & Design, by Brett McLaughlin, Gary Pollice, and David West (O'Reilly)

Productivity Award: Code Quality, by Diomidis Spinellis (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: Refactoring Databases, by Scott W. Ambler and Pramod J. Sadalage (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: CSS: The Missing Manual, by David Sawyer McFarland (O'Reilly)

Change and Configuration Management

Jolt Award: AccuRev 4.5 with AccuWorkflow (AccuRev)

Productivity Award: AnthillPro3 (Urbancode)

Productivity Award: Perforce SCM (Perforce)

Productivity Award: Team Foundation Server (Microsoft)

Collaboration Tools

Jolt Award: Confluence (Atlassian Software Systems)

Productivity Award: Adobe Acrobat Connect

Professional (Adobe Systems)

Productivity Award: NetBeans IDE (Sun Microsystems)

Productivity Award: TeamCity (JetBrains)

Database Engines and Data Tools

Jolt Award: Visual Studio 2005 Team Edition for Database Professionals (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: Coral8 Engine (Coral8)

Productivity Award: dbdeploy (ThoughtWorks)

Productivity Award: SQL Refactor (Red Gate Software)

Design and Modeling Tools

Jolt Award: stpBA Storyboarding for Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Team System (stpsoft)

Productivity Award: Corticon Business Rules Modeling Studio (Corticon Technologies)

Productivity Award: MagicDraw UML (No Magic)

Productivity Award: Stylus Studio 2007 XML Enterprise Suite (DataDirect Technologies)

Development Environments

Jolt Award: NetBeans IDE (Sun Microsystems)

Productivity Award: IntelliJ IDEA (JetBrains)

Productivity Award: IronPython (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: Wolfram Workbench (Wolfram Research)

Enterprise Tools

Jolt Award: Cape Clear ESB Platform (Cape Clear Software)

Productivity Award: Liferay Portal (Liferay)

Productivity Award: Appistry EAF (Appistry)

Productivity Award: Pentaho Open BI Suite (Pentaho)

Libraries, Frameworks, and Components

Jolt Award: NetAdvantage for .NET (Infragistics)

Productivity Award: Jviews (ILOG)

Productivity Award: .NET Framework 3.0 (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: Intel Threading Building Blocks (Intel)

Mobile Development Tools

Jolt Award: Carbide .c++ Professional Edition (Nokia)

Productivity Award: Crossfire (AppForge)

Productivity Award: NetBeans Mobility Pack and Sun Java Wireless Tookit (Sun Microsystems)

Productivity Award: Qtopia (Trolltech)

Project Management

Jolt Award: Rally Enterprise (Rally Software)

Productivity Award: 6th Sense Analytics (6th Sense Analytics)

Productivity Award: Teamwork (Open Lab)

Productivity Award: V1: Agile Enterprise (VersionOne)

Security

Jolt Award: AppScan (Watchfire)

Productivity Award: DevInspect (SPI Dynamics)

Productivity Award: Fortify Source Code Analysis (Fortify)

Productivity Award: Metasploit Framework (Metasploit)

Testing

Jolt Award: AgitarOne (Agitar Software)

Productivity Award: SOAPscope (Mindreef)

Productivity Award: Parasoft SOAtest (Parasoft)

Productivity Award: TestComplete (AutomatedQA)

Bug and Defect Tracking

Jolt Award: TestTrack Studio (Seapine Software)

Productivity Award: JIRA (Atlassian Software Systems)

Productivity Award: OnTime 2007 (Axosoft)

Productivity Award: Software Planner Professional (Pragmatic Software)

Utilities

Jolt Award: VMware Lab Manager (VMware)

Productivity Award: Adobe Captivate 2 (Adobe Systems)

Productivity Award: ElectricCommander (Electric Cloud)

Productivity Award: Textmate (MacroMates)

Web Development

Jolt Award: Adobe Flex 2 (Adobe Systems)

Productivity Award: IntelliJ IDEA (JetBrains)

Productivity Award: SOAPscope Server (Mindreef)

Productivity Award: NetBeans Visual Web Pack 5.5 (Sun Microsystems)

Websites and Developer Networks

Jolt Award: Sun Developer Network (Sun Microsystems)

Productivity Award: CM Crossroads (CMC Media)

Productivity Award: Koders.com (Koders)

Productivity Award: Krugle (Krugle)

Hall of Fame

developerWorks (IBM)

2006 Jolt Product Excellence & Productivity Awards

General Books

Jolt Award: Prefactoring, by Ken Pugh (O'Reilly)

Productivity Award: Innovation Happens Elsewhere: Open Source as Business Strategy, by Ron Goldman and Richard P. Gabriel (Morgan Kaufmann)

Productivity Award: Producing Open Source Software: How to Run a Successful Free Software Project, by Karl Fogel (O'Reilly)

Productivity Award: The Art of Project Management, by Scott Berkun (O'Reilly)

Technical Books

Jolt Award: Agile Web Development with Rails, by Dave Thomas, David Hansson, Leon Breedt, and Mike Clark (Pragmatic Bookshelf)

Productivity Award: Framework Design Guidelines: Conventions, Idioms, and Patterns for Reusable .NET Libraries, by Krzysztof Cwalina and Brad Abrams (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: Practical Common Lisp, by Peter Seibel (Apress)

Productivity Award: Why Programs Fail: A Guide to Systematic Debugging, by Andreas Zeller (Morgan Kaufmann)

Enterprise Project Management

Jolt Award: WelcomRisk 2.6 (Welcom)

Productivity Award: Business Rules Management 4.0 (Corticon Technologies)

Productivity Award: JBoss 2 Portal (JBoss)

Productivity Award: Visual Studio Team System 2005 (Microsoft)

Database Engines and Data Tools

Jolt Award: SQL Server 2005 (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: Berkeley DB 4.4 (Sleepycat Software)

Productivity Award: Google Maps API 2005 (Google)

Productivity Award: MySQL 5.0 (MySQL)

Defect Tracking, Change, and Configuration Management

Jolt Award: Perforce SCM 2005 (Perforce)

Productivity Award: FogBugz 4.0 (Fog Creek Software)

Productivity Award: Guiffy SureMerge 7.0 (Guiffy Software)

Productivity Award: JIRA 3.4 (Atlassian Software)

Design Tools and Modeling

Jolt Award: Lattix LDM 2.0 (Lattix)

Productivity Award: Borland Together 2006 for Eclipse (Borland)

Productivity Award: Enterprise Architect 6.0 (Sparx Systems)

Productivity Award: MindManager Pro 6.0 (Mindjet)

Development Environments

Jolt Award: Visual Studio Team System 2005 (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: Eclipse SDK 3.1 (Eclipse.org)

Productivity Award: IntelliJ IDEA 5.0 (JetBrains)

Productivity Award: Komodo 3.5 (ActiveState)

Libraries, Frameworks, and Components

Jolt Award: .NET Framework 2.0 (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: Dundas Chart for .NET 5.0 (Dundas Software)

Productivity Award: Qt 4.0 (Trolltech)

Productivity Award: Spring Framework 1.2.6 (SpringFramework.org)

Mobile Development Tools

Jolt Award: Crossfire 5.6 (AppForge)

Productivity Award: Carbide.c++ Express (Nokia)

Productivity Award: Flash Lite 2.0 (Adobe Systems)

Productivity Award: NetBeans IDE 4.1 (Sun Microsystems)

Quality Project Management

Jolt Award: Rally 5.6 (Rally Software Development)

Productivity Award: CollabNet Enterprise Edition with Project Dashboard/Task Management 2005 (CollabNet)

Productivity Award: QACenter Enterprise Edition 5.1 (Compuware)

Productivity Award: TargetProcess Suite 1.4 (TargetProcess)

Security Tools

Jolt Award: Elemental Compliance System 1.4 (Elemental)

Productivity Award: CodeAssure 2.0 (Secure Software)

Productivity Award: DevPartner SecurityChecker 1.0 (Compuware)

Productivity Award: Fortify Security Tester 1.0 (Fortify)

Testing Tools

Jolt Award: VMTN Subscription 2005 (VMware)

Productivity Award: Agitator 3.0 (Agitar Software)

Productivity Award: AQtime 4.7 (AutomatedQA)

Productivity Award: Clover 1.3 (Cenqua)

Utilities

Jolt Award: Camtasia Studio 3.0 (TechSmith)

Productivity Award: DevPartner Studio 8 (Compuware)

Productivity Award: Fog Creek Copilot 1.2 (Fog Creek Software)

Productivity Award: ReSharper 1.5 (JetBrains)

Web Development Tools

Jolt Award: Rails 1.0 (rubyonrails.org)

Productivity Award: JBoss Application Server 4x (JBoss)

Productivity Award: Macromedia Studio 8 2005 (Adobe Systems)

Productivity Award: Zend Studio Enterprise Edition 5.0 (Zend)

Hall of Fame

Visual Studio Professional Edition (Microsoft)

2005 Jolt Product Excellence & Productivity Awards

General Books

Jolt Award: Head First Design Patterns, by Elisabeth Freeman, Eric Freeman, Bert Bates, and Kathy Sierra (O'Reilly)

Productivity Award: Joel on Software, by Joel Spolsky (Apress)

Productivity Award: Refactoring to Patterns, by Joshua Kerievsky (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: Software Factories: Assembling Applications with Patterns, Models, Frameworks, and Tools, by Jack Greenfield, Keith Short, Steve Cook, Stuart Kent, and John Crupi (John Wiley & Sons)

Technical Books

Jolt Award: Better, Faster, Lighter Java, by Bruce A. Tate and Justin Gehtland (O'Reilly)

Productivity Award: C++ Coding Standards: 101 Rules, Guidelines, and Best Practices, by Herb Sutter and Andrei Alexandrescu (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: Hibernate: A Developer's Notebook, by James Elliott (O'Reilly)

Productivity Award: Java Developer's Guide to Eclipse, Second Ed., by Jim D'Anjou, Scott Fairbrother, Dan Kehn, John Kellerman, and Pat McCarthy (Addison-Wesley)

Business Integration and Data Tools

Jolt Award: EnterpriseTenFold (TenFold)

Productivity Award: DT/Studio 2.3 (Embarcadero Technologies)

Productivity Award: ILOG Rules for .NET (ILOG)

Productivity Award: Toad for Oracle 8.0 (Quest Software)

Change and Configuration Management Tools

Jolt Award: Subversion 2004 (CollabNet)

Productivity Award: AccuRev 3.5 (AccuRev)

Productivity Award: CodeBeamer 3.5 (Intland Software)

Productivity Award: Perforce SCM (Perforce)

Design Tools

Jolt Award: Smart Development Environment 2.0 (Visual Paradigm International)

Productivity Award: MagicDraw UML 9.0 (No Magic)

Productivity Award: Rational Software Architect (IBM)

Productivity Award: Together Designer 2005 (Borland)

Languages and Development Environments

Jolt Award: Eclipse 3.0 (Eclipse Foundation)

Productivity Award: IntelliJ IDEA 4.5 (JetBrains)

Productivity Award: Python 2.4 (python.org)

Productivity Award: REALbasic 5.5 for Windows

Professional Edition (REAL Software)

Libraries, Frameworks and Components

Jolt Award: Hibernate 2.1 (JBoss)

Productivity Award: ImageGear Professional 14 (AccuSoft)

Productivity Award: Java 2 Platform Standard Edition 5.0 (Sun Microsystems)

Productivity Award: Xtreme Toolkit 9.51 Professional Edition (Codejock)

Management Tools

Jolt Award: CaliberRM 2005 (Borland)

Productivity Award: Autotask 10.0 (Autotask)

Productivity Award: Rational Portfolio Manager (IBM)

Productivity Award: V1: Scrum1.5 (VersionOne)

Mobile Development Tools

Jolt Award: J2ME Wireless Toolkit 2.2 (Sun Microsystems)

Productivity Award: CodeWarrior for Symbian 3.0 Professional (Nokia)

Productivity Award: Crossfire 5.5 (AppForge)

Productivity Award: Flash Lite 1.1 (Macromedia)

Security

Jolt Award: Source Code Analysis 3.0 (Fortify Software)

Productivity Award: CounterPoint 1.0 (Mirage Networks)

Productivity Award: Internet Security & Acceleration Server 2004 (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: POPFile 0.22.2 (The POPFile Project)

Test: Automated Test Tools

Jolt Award: Agitar Agitator and Dashboard 2.0 (Agitar)

Productivity Award: LISA 2.5 (iTKO)

Productivity Award: Parasoft Jtest 5.1 (Parasoft)

Productivity Award: TestComplete 3.0 (AutomatedQA)

Test: Defect Tracking Tools

Jolt Award: FogBugz 3.1 (Fog Creek Software)

Productivity Award: Census 6.0 (MetaQuest Software)

Productivity Award: JIRA 3.0 (Atlassian Software Systems)

Productivity Award: OnTime 2004 for Web & Windows (Axosoft)

Utilities

Jolt Award: Captivate 2004 (Macromedia)

Productivity Award: devAdvantage 2.1 (Anticipating Minds)

Productivity Award: Omea Pro 1.0 (JetBrains)

Productivity Award: Quest JProbe 5.2 (Quest Software)

Web Development Tools

Jolt Award: Flex 1.5 (Macromedia)

Productivity Award: Contribute 3.0 (Macromedia)

Productivity Award: NitroX 2.0 (M7 Corporation)

Productivity Award: Tomcat 5.0 (Apache Jakarta Project and JBoss)

Websites and Developer Networks

Jolt Award: O'Reilly Network (O'Reilly)

Productivity Award: developer.* (Daniel Read)

Productivity Award: developerWorks (IBM)

Productivity Award: Java.net (Sun Microsystems)

Hall of Fame

InstallShield (Macrovision)

Stan Kelly-Bootle Eclectech Award

Stan Kelly-Bootle

2004 Jolt Product Excellence & Productivity Awards

General Books

Jolt Award: Waltzing with Bears: Managing Risk on Software Projects, by Tom DeMarco and Timothy Lister (Dorset House)

Productivity Award: The Art of UNIX Programming, Eric S. Raymond (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: Lean Software Development: An Agile Toolkit, by Mary Poppendieck and Tom Poppendieck (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: Pragmatic Starter Kit, by Dave Thomas and Andy Hunt (Pragmatic Bookshelf)

Technical Books

Jolt Award: Test-Driven Development: A Practical Guide, by David Astels (Prentice-Hall)

Productivity Award: About Face 2.0, by Alan Cooper and Robert Reimann (John Wiley & Sons)

Productivity Award: Agile Database Techniques: Effective Strategies for the Agile Software Developer, by Scott W. Ambler (John Wiley & Sons)

Productivity Award: Code Reading: The Open Source Perspective, by Diomidis Spinellis (Addison-Wesley)

Business Integration and Data Tools

Jolt Award: JRules 4.5 (ILOG)

Productivity Award: DT/Studio 2.0 (Embarcadero Technologies)

Productivity Award: Mapforce 2004 (Altova)

Productivity Award: Unify NXJ 10.0 (Unify)

Change and Configuration Management Tools

Jolt Award: AccuRev 3.3.1 (AccuRev)

Productivity Award: BitKeeper Pro 3.0 (BitMover)

Productivity Award: Rational ClearCase Change Management Solution Enterprise Edition (IBM)

Productivity Award: Perforce SCM System 2003.1 (Perforce Software)

Design and Analysis Tools

Jolt Award: MindManager X5 Pro (Mindjet)

Productivity Award: Borland Together Edition for Eclipse 6.1 (Borland)

Productivity Award: Visual Paradigm for UML 3.0 (Visual Paradigm)

Productivity Award: WayPointer 3.0 (Jaczone)

Languages and Development Environments

Jolt Award: Eclipse IDE and Application Framework 2.1 (Eclipse Foundation)

Productivity Award: AspectJ 1.1 (Eclipse Foundation)

Productivity Award: IntelliJ IDEA 3.0 (JetBrains)

Productivity Award: OS X Xcode Tools (Apple)

Libraries, Frameworks, and Components

Jolt Award: Hibernate 2.1 (JBoss)

Productivity Award: JViews 5.5 (ILOG)

Productivity Award: Prevayler 1.02.002 (Klaus Wuestefeld)

Productivity Award: JClass ServerViews 4.0 (Quest Software)

Mobile Development Tools

Jolt Award: Sun J2ME Wireless Toolkit 2.0 (Sun Microsystems)

Productivity Award: Crossfire 5 (AppForge)

Productivity Award: WebSphere Studio Device Developer 5.6 (IBM)

Productivity Award: Pocket PowerBuilder 1.0 (Sybase)

Project Management Tools

Jolt Award: V1: XP 1.0 (VersionOne)

Productivity Award: Estimate Easy Use Case 1.1 (Duvessa Software)

Productivity Award: Microsoft Office Project Pro 2003 (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: TestTrack Pro 6.1 (Seapine Software)

Security Tools

Jolt Award: Network Probe 1.0 (ObjectPlanet)

Productivity Award: eSafe 4.0 (Aladdin Knowledge Systems)

Productivity Award: OrangeSpam 1.0.3 (Cobion)

Productivity Award: Reactivity 2300 Series XML Firewall (Reactivity)

Testing Tools

Jolt Award: TestComplete 3.0 (AutomatedQA)

Productivity Award: VTune Performance Analyzer 7.0 (Intel)

Productivity Award: Jtest 5.0 (Parasoft)

Productivity Award: QA Wizard 2.2 (Seapine Software)

Utilities

Jolt Award: PopChart, OptiMap, and Builder 5.0 (Corda)

Productivity Award: DevPartner Studio

Professional Edition 7.1 (Compuware)

Productivity Award: Virtual PC 2004 (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: Visual Build Professional 5.0 (Kinook Software)

Web Development Tools

Jolt Award: Macromedia Studio MX 2004 (Macromedia)

Productivity Award: Adobe Creative Suite (Adobe Systems)

Productivity Award: SOAPscope 2.0 (Mindreef)

Productivity Award: WebLogic Workshop 8.1 (BEA Systems)

Websites and Developer Networks

Jolt Award: developerWorks (IBM)

Productivity Award: JavaRanch.com (Paul Wheaton)

Productivity Award: O'Reilly Network (O'Reilly)

Productivity Award: Tigris.org (Tigris.org)

Hall of Fame

Dreamweaver (Macromedia)

2003 Product Excellence & Productivity Awards

General Books

Jolt Award: Agile Software Development: Principles, Patterns and Practices, by Robert C. Martin (Prentice-Hall)

Productivity Award: Documenting Software Architectures: Views and Beyond, by Paul Clements, Felix Bachmann, Len Bass, David Garlan, James Ivers, Reed Little, Robert Nord, and Judith Stafford (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: Patterns of Enterprise Application Architecture, by Martin Fowler (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: Test-Driven Development: By Example, by Kent Beck (Addison-Wesley)

Technical Books

Jolt Award: Thinking in Java, 3rd Ed., by Bruce Eckel (Prentice-Hall)

Productivity Award: Understanding Web Services, by Eric Newcomer (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: Core Java 2, Vol. 1: Fundamentals, 6th Ed., by Cay Horstmann and Gary Cornell (Prentice-Hall)

Productivity Award: PHP and MySQL Web Development, by Luke Welling and Laura Thompson (Sams Publishing)

Business Integration and Data Tools

Jolt Award: Visual Studio .NET Enterprise Architect (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: Macromedia ColdFusion MX (Macromedia)

Productivity Award: SQL Anywhere Studio (Sybase)

Productivity Award: IBM WebSphere Studio (IBM)

Design and Analysis Tools

Jolt Award: Together WebSphere Studio Edition (TogetherSoft/Borland)

Productivity Award: ArgoUML (ArgoUML community)

Productivity Award: Codagen Architect 3.0 (Codagen Technologies)

Productivity Award: SmartDraw (SmartDraw)

Languages and Development Environments

Jolt Award: JBuilder 8 Performance Bundle (Borland)

Productivity Award: Groove Toolkit for Microsoft Visual Studio .NET (Groove Networks)

Productivity Award: IntelliJ IDEA 3.0 (JetBrains)

Productivity Award: XMLSpy 5 Enterprise Edition (Altova)

Libraries, Frameworks, and Components

Jolt Award: .NET Compact Framework 1.0 (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: CLX (Borland)

Productivity Award: ComponentOne Studio Enterprise (ComponentOne)

Productivity Award: Jclass (Sitraka)

Project Management Tools

Jolt Award: TestTrack Pro (Seapine Software)

Productivity Award: MKS Integrity Manager with MKS Source Integrity Enterprise Edition (Mortice Kern Systems)

Productivity Award: Perforce (Perforce Software)

Productivity Award: Select Process Director (Aonix)

Testing Tools

Jolt Award: Optimizeit Suite 5 (Borland)

Productivity Award: Jprobe (Sitraka)

Productivity Award: SilkTest (Segue)

Productivity Award: WebQA (Watchfire)

Utilities

Jolt Award: InstallAnywhere Enterprise Edition (Zero G Software)

Productivity Award: Anthill (Urbancode)

Productivity Award: DevPartner Java Edition (Compuware)

Productivity Award: RoboHelp X3 (eHelp)

Web Services Tools

Jolt Award: BEA WebLogic Workshop (BEA Systems)

Productivity Award: M7 Application Assembly Platform (M7)

Productivity Award: SOAPscope 1.0 (Mindreef)

Productivity Award: SOAPtest (Parasoft)

Web Sites and Developer Networks

Jolt Award: alphaWorks (IBM)

Productivity Award: BEA dev2dev Online (BEA Systems)

Productivity Award: JavaRanch.com (Paul Wheaton)

Productivity Award: QAForums.com (BetaSoft_

Hall of Fame

Microsoft Developer Network (Microsoft)

2002 Jolt Product Excellence & Productivity Awards

Books

Jolt Award: Effective Java, by Joshua Bloch (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: Agile Software Development, by Alistair Cockburn (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: Software Craftsmanship, by Pete McBreen (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: Under Pressure and On Time,by Ed Sullivan (Microsoft Press)

Libraries, Frameworks, and Components

Jolt Award: .NET Framework (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: J2EE (Sun Microsystems)

Productivity Award: JRules (ILOG)

Productivity Award: Qt (Trolltech)

Languages and Development Environments

Jolt Award: IntelliJ IDEA (JetBrains)

Productivity Award: Delphi 6 and Kylix 2 (Borland)

Productivity Award: JBuilder (Borland)

Productivity Award: Visual Studio .NET (Microsoft)

Design Tools and Processes

Jolt Award: Rational Unified Process (Rational Software)

Productivity Award: Describe (Embarcadero Technologies)

Productivity Award: Sitespring (Macromedia)

Utilities

Jolt Award: JProbe Suite (Sitraka)

Productivity Award: Ant (Apache Software Foundation)

Productivity Award: VM Workstation (VMware)

Productivity Award: DashO Pro (preEmptive Solutions)

Web Sites and Developer Networks

Jolt Award: Google Groups (Google)

Productivity Award: Microsoft Developer Network (Microsoft) Productivity Award: developerWorks (IBM)

Productivity Award: Wiki Wiki Web (Ward Cunningham)

Hall of Fame

Borland

2001 Jolt Product Excellence & Productivity Awards

Books and Computer-Based Training

Jolt Award: Adaptive Software Development, by James A. Highsmith III (Dorset House)

Productivity Award: Don't Make Me Think! A Common Sense Approach to Web Usability, by Steve Krug (New Riders Publishing)

Productivity Award: Secrets and Lies, by Bruce Schneier (John Wiley & Sons)

Productivity Award: Writing Effective Use Cases, by Alistair Cockburn (Addison-Wesley)

Utilities and Deployment Tools

Jolt Award: VMware for Linux/Windows (VMware)

Productivity Award: XML Spy (Altova)

Productivity Award: Jtest (ParaSoft)

Productivity Award: CodeRover Browser (Upspring Software)

Design and Management Tools

Jolt Award: GDPro (Embarcadero Technologies)

Productivity Award: Together Control Center (TogetherSoft)

Productivity Award: WebSphere Studio (IBM)

Productivity Award: eSETweb (Software Productivity Center)

Libraries, Frameworks, and Components

Jolt Award: SoftWIRE (SoftWIRE Technology)

Productivity Award: Bold for Delphi (BoldSoft)

Productivity Award: VisualSoft Crypt (VisualSoft Technologies)

Special/Other

Jolt Award: Dreamweaver UltraDev (Macromedia)

Productivity Award: Flash (Macromedia)

Productivity Award: SQL Anywhere Studio (Sybase)

Productivity Award: EJB Specification 2.x (Sun Microsystems)

Languages and Development Environments

Jolt Award: JBuilder (Borland)

Productivity Award: Weblogic EJB Server (BEA Systems)

Productivity Award: WebGain Studio (WebGain)

Productivity Award: Zope (Digital Creations)

Hall of Fame

Visual SlickEdit (MicroEdge)

2000 Jolt Product Excellence & Productivity Awards

Languages and Development Environments

Jolt Award: JBuilder 3 Enterprise (Inprise)

Productivity Award: Microsoft Office 2000 Developer (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: VisualAge for Java (IBM)

Productivity Award: Python (www.python.org)

Design and Management Tools

Jolt Award: Rational Suite (Rational Software)

Productivity Award: Together/Enterprise (TogetherSoft)

Productivity Award: ClearCase, ClearCase Multisite, and ClearQuest (Rational Software)

Productivity Award: Select Enterprise (Princeton Softech)

Books and Computer-Based Training

Jolt Award: Software For Use: A Practical Guide to the Models and Methods of Usage Centered Design, by Larry Constantine and Lucy Lockwood (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: Extreme Programming Explained, by Kent Beck (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: Software Requirements, by Karl E. Wiegers (Microsoft Press)

Productivity Award: After the Gold Rush: Creating a True Profession of Software Engineering, by Steve McConnell (Microsoft Press)

Libraries, Frameworks, and Components

Jolt Award: Jini Technology Starter Kit (Sun Microsystems)

Productivity Award: ActiveReports (Data Dynamics)

Productivity Award: JClass Enterprise Suite (KL Group)

Productivity Award: VSFlexGrid Pro (VideoSoft)

Special

Jolt Award: Corel Linux (Corel)

Productivity Award: Microsoft Developer Network Universal Subscription (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: developerWorks (IBM)

Productivity Award: WebLogic Application Server (BEA Systems)

Utilities and Deployment Tools

Jolt Award: Jtest! (ParaSoft)

Productivity Award: Visual SlickEdit (MicroEdge)

Productivity Award: InstallShield Professional 2000 (InstallShield Software)

Hall of Fame

O'Reilly & Associates

1999 Jolt Product Excellence & Productivity Awards

Languages and Development Environments

Jolt Award: Java 2 (JDK 1.2) (Sun Microsystems)

Productivity Award: JBuilder (Inprise)

Productivity Award: VisualAge for Java (IBM)

Productivity Award: Visual Cafe (Symantec)

Utilities and Deployment Tools

Jolt Award: Apache Web Server (The Apache Group)

Jolt Award: DevPartner Studio (Compuware NuMega)

Productivity Award: InstallShield Professional (InstallShield Software)

Productivity Award: Communicator/Mozilla (Netscape Communications)

Productivity Award: HomeSite (Allaire)

Books and Computer-Based Training

Jolt Award: Component Software: Beyond Object-Oriented Programming, by Clemens Szyperski (ACM Press/Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: AntiPatterns: Refactoring Software, Architectures, and Projects in Crisis, by William Brown, Raphael Malveau, Hays McCormick, and Thomas Mowbray (John Wiley & Sons)

Productivity Award: Software Architecture in Practice, by Len Bass, Paul Clements, Rick Kazman, and Ken Bass (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: Thinking in Java, by Bruce Eckel (Prentice-Hall)

Design and Management Tools

Jolt Award: Together/J (Object International)

Productivity Award: Caliber-RM (Technology Builders)

Productivity Award: Estimate Professional (Software Productivity Centre)

Productivity Award: Rational Rose (Rational Software)

Libraries, Frameworks, and Components

Jolt Award: Voyager Core Technology (ObjectSpace)

Productivity Award: MapX (MapInfo Software)

Productivity Award: Objective Toolkit Pro (Rogue Wave/Stingray)

Productivity Award: Sax Basic Engine (Sax Software)

Special

Jolt Award: Red Hat Linux (Red Hat Software)

Productivity Award: Microsoft Developer Network (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: Sun Developer Essentials (Sun Microsystems)

Productivity Award: Dragon NaturallySpeaking Mobile (Dragon Systems)

Hall of Fame

Visio (Visio)

1998 Jolt Product Excellence & Productivity Awards

Languages and Development Environments

Jolt Award: Java JDK 1.1 (JavaSoft)

Productivity Award: Visual Cafe for Java, Database Development Edition (Symantec)

Productivity Award: C++Builder (Borland)

Productivity Award: JBuilder (Borland)

Utilities

Jolt Award: DevPartner Studio (NuMega Technologies)

Productivity Award: Visual SlickEdit 3.0 (MicroEdge)

Productivity Award: InstallShield Professional 5.0 (InstallShield Software)

Productivity Award: SunTest Suite (Sun Microsystems)

Books and Computer-Based Training

Jolt Award: Object-Oriented Software Construction, Second Ed., by Bertrand Meyer (Prentice-Hall)

Productivity Award: The Deadline: A Novel about Project Management, by Tom DeMarco (Dorset House)

Productivity Award: UML Distilled, by Martin Fowler with Kendall Scott (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: Building Object Applications that Work, by Scott Ambler (Cambridge University Press)

Design and Management Tools

Jolt Award: UML Spec 1.0+ (Rational Software)

Productivity Award: Visio Professional 5.0 (Visio)

Productivity Award: SPR KnowledgePLAN (Software Productivity Research)

Productivity Award: Genitor, Corporate Edition (Genitor)

Libraries, Frameworks, and Components

Jolt Award: San Francisco Project (IBM)

Productivity Award: Internet Appliance Toolkit (QNX Software Systems)

Productivity Award: Visual Components dbComplete (Sybase)

Productivity Award: Great Circle (Geodesic Systems)

Special

Jolt Award: Naturally Speaking (Dragon Systems)

Productivity Award: RedHat Linux (Red Hat Software)

Hall of Fame

Visual Basic (Microsoft)

1997 Jolt Product Excellence & Productivity Awards

Languages and Development Environments

Jolt Award: Visual Cafe Pro (Symantec)

Productivity Award: Optima++ Enterprise 1.5 (Powersoft)

Productivity Award: Visual J++ 1.0 (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: Visual SQL (Blue Sky Software)

Libraries and Components

Jolt Award: Street (Pepperwhite Software)

Productivity Award: ObjectStore (Object Design)

Productivity Award: Amzi! Prolog + Logic Server (Amzi!)

Productivity Award: Distinct Visual Internet Toolkit (Distinct)

Design and Management Tools

Jolt Award: Together/C++ 2.0 (Object International Software)

Productivity Award: RequisitePro 2.0 (Rational Software)

Productivity Award: CS/10,000 (Client/Server Connection)

Productivity Award: Genitor (Genitor)

Utilities

Jolt Award: PartitionMagic 3.0 (PowerQuest)

Productivity Award: MKS Toolkit 5.2 (Mortice Kern Systems)

Productivity Award: SQA Suite (Rational Software)

Productivity Award: Visual SlickEdit 2.0 (MicroEdge)

Books

Jolt Award: Rapid Development: Taming Wild Software Schedules, by Steve McConnell (Microsoft Press)

Productivity Award: The Distributed Objects Survival Guide, by Robert Orfali, Dan Harkey, and Jeri Edwards (John Wiley & Sons)

Productivity Award: Creating a Software Engineering Culture, by Karl E. Wiegers (Dorset House)

Productivity Award: Pattern-Oriented Software Architecture: A System of Patterns, by Frank Buschmann, Regine Meunier, Hans Rohnert, Peter Sommerlad, andMichael Stal (John Wiley & Sons)

Special

Jolt Award: CORBAplus for C++ (Expersoft)

Productivity Award: Dragon Dictate for Windows 2.5 (Dragon Systems)

Productivity Award: How to Build Better Object Models CD-ROM Workshop (Object International)

Productivity Award: SQL Anywhere Professional 5.5 (Sybase)

Hall of Fame

BoundsChecker (NuMega Technologies)

1996 Jolt Product Excellence & Productivity Awards

Books

Jolt Award: Thinking in C++, by Bruce Eckel (Prentice-Hall)

Productivity Award: About Face: The Essentials of User Interface Design, by Alan Cooper (IDG Books)

Productivity Award: A Discipline for Software Engineering, by Watts Humphrey (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: What Every Programmer Should Know About Object-Oriented Design, by Meilir Page-Jones (Dorset House)

Design and Management Tools

Jolt Award: Rational Rose/C++ (Rational Software)

Productivity Award: MKS Source Integrity (Mortice Kern Systems)

Productivity Award: Quantify (Pure Software)

Productivity Award: Track Record (UnderWare)

Languages and Development Environments

Jolt Award: Delphi (Borland)

Productivity Award: Java (Sun Microsystems)

Productivity Award: Symantec C++ (Symantec)

Productivity Award: Visual Basic (Microsoft)

Libraries and Components

Jolt Award: Poet (Poet Software)

Productivity Award: Distinct TCP/IP SDK (Distinct)

Productivity Award: ILOG Views (ILOG)

Productivity Award: Net.h++ (Rogue Wave Software)

Special

Jolt Award: Microsoft Developer Network (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: Ecco Professional (NetManage)

Productivity Award: Netscape Navigator (Netscape Communications)

Productivity Award: PartitionMagic (PowerQuest)

Utilities

Jolt Award: Object Master for Windows (ACI US)

Productivity Award: BoundsChecker for Windows 95 (NuMega Technologies)

Productivity Award: ForeHelp (ForeFront)

Productivity Award: Visual Parse++ (SandStone Technology)

1995 Jolt Product Excellence & Productivity Awards

Books

Jolt Award: Essential Client/Server Survival Guide, by Robert Orfali, Dan Harkey, and Jeri Edwards (Van Nostrand Reinhold)

Productivity Award: Debugging the Development Process, by Steve Maguire (Microsoft Press)

Productivity Award: Design Patterns, by Erich Gamma, Richard Helm, Ralph Johnson, John Vlissides (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: The Design and Evolution of C++, by Bjarne Stroustrup (Addison-Wesley)

Special

Jolt Award: OS/2 Warp (IBM)

Productivity Award: Linux (Linus Torvalds)

Productivity Award: Microsoft Developer Network (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: Windows NT Workstation (Microsoft)

Utilities

Jolt Award: Bounds-Checker for Windows NT (NuMega Technologies)

Productivity Award: Uninstaller (MicroHelp)

Productivity Award: SmartHeap (MicroQuill)

Productivity Award: MKS Toolkit (Mortice Kern Systems)

Design and Management Tools

Jolt Award: Visio (Shapeware)

Productivity Award: EasyCASE System Designer (Evergreen CASE Tools)

Productivity Award: SQA:TeamTest (Software Quality Automation)

Productivity Award: InfoPump (Trinzic)

Productivity Award: System Architect (Popkin Software and Systems)

Libraries

Jolt Award: XVT Power++ (XVT Software)

Productivity Award: Microsoft Foundation Classes (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: zApp Developer's Suite (Inmark Development)

Languages & Development Environments

Jolt Award: SQLWindows (Gupta)

Productivity Award: Visual Basic for Applications (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: Visual C++ (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: PARTS (Digitalk)

1994 Jolt Product Excellence & Productivity Awards

Books

Jolt Award: Code Complete, by Steve McConnell (Microsoft Press)

Jolt Award: Object-Oriented Design and Analysis with Applications, Second Ed., by Grady Booch (Benjamin Cummings)

Productivity Award: Applied Cryptography, by Bruce Schneier (John Wiley & Sons)

Productivity Award: The Design and Evolution of C++, by Bjarne Stroustrup (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: Programming on Purpose, by P. J. Plauger (Prentice-Hall)

Productivity Award: Writing Solid Code, by Steve Maguire (Microsoft Press)

Special

Jolt Award: OLE 2 (Microsoft)

Jolt Award: Stacker (Stac Electronics)

Utilities

Jolt Award: Bounds-Checker for Windows NT (NuMega Technologies)

Jolt Award: MKS Toolkit (Mortice Kern Systems)

Productivity Award: PureLink (Pure Software)

Productivity Award: OptLink (SLR Systems)

Productivity Award: Q+E Database Library & Q+E ODBC Packs (Q+E Software)

Productivity Award: SQL Server 4.2 (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: RoboHelp (Blue Sky Software)

Productivity Award: Team/V for Windows (Digitalk)

Productivity Award: Visual SlickEdit (MicroEdge )

Design and Management Tools

Jolt Award: Defect Control System for Windows (The Software Edge)

Productivity Award: PC-Metric (SET Laboratories)

Productivity Award: Erwin (Logic Works)

Libraries

Jolt Award: Galaxy Development Environment (Visix Software)

Productivity Award: Power++ (XVT Software)

Productivity Award: Zinc (Zinc Software)

Productivity Award: zApp (Inmark Technology)

Languages & Development Environments

Jolt Award: Borland C++ (Borland)

Jolt Award: Visual C++ (Microsoft)

Jolt Award: Visual Basic (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: FoxPro for Windows (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: Symantec C++ Professional (Symantec)

Productivity Award: Watcom SQL (Watcom)

Productivity Award: Watcom C++ (Watcom)

Productivity Award: VX/Rexx (Watcom)

1993 Jolt Product Excellence & Productivity Awards

Books

Jolt Award: Undocumented Windows, by Andrew Schulman, David Maxey, and Matt Pietrek (Addison-Wesley)

Jolt Award: Decline and Fall of the American Programmer, by Ed Yourdon (Yourdon Press)

Productivity Award: Object-Oriented Software Engineering: A Use-Case Driven Approach, by Ivar Jacobson, Magnus Christerson, Patrik Jonsson, and Gunnar Overgaard (ACM Press)

Productivity Award: Literate Programming, by Donald Knuth (Stanford University Center for the Study of Language and Information)

Productivity Award: Effective C++, by Scott Meyers (Addison-Wesley)

Special

Jolt Award: OS/2 2.0 (IBM)

Utilities

Jolt Award: Purify 1.0 (Pure Software)

Productivity Award: Blinker 2.0.0 (Blink)

Productivity Award: CodeWright 2.0 (Premia)

Productivity Award: C-Vision 3.0 (Gimpel Software)

Productivity Award: Defect Control System 1.0 (The Software Edge)

Productivity Award: InstallShield 1.0 (The Stirling Group)

Productivity Award: MultiScope Debuggers for Windows 2.0 (Symantec)

Productivity Award: RoboHelp 2.0 (Blue Sky Software)

Productivity Award: SourceSafe 2.0 (One Tree Software)

Productivity Award: SQA:Robot 2.0 (Software Quality Automation)

Productivity Award: Uninstaller 1.0 (MicroHelp)

Design and Management Tools

Jolt Award: CASEVision for Iris Indigo DevStation (Silicon Graphics)

Jolt Award: Rose for Windows 1.0 (Rational Software)

Productivity Award: CASE:W/VIP 1.0 (Caseworks)

Libraries

Jolt Award: Data Object Library and Persistent Data for C and C++ 2.0 (Code Farms)

Productivity Award: HOOPS 3.0 (Ithaca Software)

Productivity Award: Magic 5.02 (Magic Software Enterprises)

Productivity Award: M++ 4.0 (Dyad Software)

Languages & Development Environments

Jolt Award: Borland Pascal with Objects 7.0 (Borland)

Jolt Award: Energize 1.0 (Lucid)

Jolt Award: Visual Basic Professional Edition 2.0 (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: C/386 9.0 (Watcom)

Productivity Award: KPWin++ 1.0 (Knowledge Garden)

Productivity Award: PDC Prolog 3.0 (Prolog Development Center)

Productivity Award: Smalltalk/V:Win 2.0 (Digitalk)

1992 Jolt Product Excellence & Productivity Awards

Books

Jolt Award: Object-Oriented Design with Applications, by Grady Booch (Benjamin Cummings)

Productivity Award: Advanced C++: Programming Styles and Idioms, by James Coplien (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: Object-Oriented Modeling and Design, by James R. Rumbaugh, Michael R. Blaha, William Lorensen, Frederick Eddy, and William Premerlani (Prentice-Hall)

Productivity Award: Object Lifecycles: Modeling the World in States, by Sally Shlaer and Steve Mellor (Addison-Wesley)

Special

Jolt Award: The Soap Opera (Apple, IBM, and Microsoft)

Productivity Award: Macintosh System 7.0 (Apple)

Utilities

Jolt Award: PC-lint 5.0a (Gimpel Software)

Productivity Award: SQA:Manager 2.0 (Software Quality Automation)

Productivity Award: CASE:W Corporate Edition for C 3.12 (CaseWorks)

Productivity Award: WindowsMaker Pro 3.1 (Blue Sky Software)

Libraries

Jolt Award: Poet 1.0 (BKS Software)

Productivity Award: Paradox Engine 2.0 (Borland)

Productivity Award: Menuet 2.0 (Autumn Hill Software)

Productivity Award: MicroHelp Muscle 1.52 (MicroHelp)

Productivity Award: 286 DOS-Extender 2.0 (Phar Lap Software)

Productivity Award: Async Professional 1.02 (TurboPower Software)

Productivity Award: Vermont Views 3.0 (Vermont Creative Software)

Languages and Development Environments

Jolt Award: Visual Basic 1.0 (Microsoft)

Jolt Award: Borland C++ 2.0 and Application Frameworks 3.0 (Borland)

Productivity Award: ObjectCenter 1.1 (CenterLine Software)

Productivity Award: JPI TopSpeed C++ 3.02 (JPI TopSpeed Consortium)

Productivity Award: FoxPro 2.0 (Fox Software)

Productivity Award: Turbo Pascal for Windows 1.0 (Borland)

Productivity Award: Acucobol 85 2.0.2 (Acucobol)

Productivity Award: Zortech C++ 3.0 (Symantec)

1991 Inaugural Jolt Product Excellence & Productivity Awards

Books

Jolt Award: Annotated C++ Reference Manual, by Margaret Ellis and Bjarne Stroustrup (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: The Art of Human-Computer Interface Design, edited by Brenda Laurel (Addison-Wesley)

Productivity Award: Programming Windows, 2nd Ed., by Charles Petzold (Microsoft Press)

Productivity Award: Turbo C++ DiskTutor, by Greg Voss and Paul Chui (Osborne McGraw-Hill)

Special

Jolt Award: Windows 3.0 (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: DOS Protected-Mode Interface Standard (The DPMI Committee)

Productivity Award: DR DOS 5.0 (Digital Research)

Productivity Award: Open Desktop 1.0 (The Santa Cruz Operation)

Productivity Award: Architech Series 2.2 (Interactive Systems)

Productivity Award: User Interface Toolkit for BASIC Professional Development System 7.0 (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: Turbo Vision for Turbo Pascal 6.0 (Borland)

Productivity Award: ANSI C (ANSI X3J11 Technical Committee on the C Programming Language)

Utilities

Jolt Award: Bounds-Checker 1.11 (Nu-Mega Technologies)

Productivity Award: AM/ST 3.3 (SoftPert Systems)

Productivity Award: CodeCheck 2.0 (Abraxas Software)

Productivity Award: Install 3.05 (Knowledge Dynamics)

Productivity Award: PC-Metric C++ 2.0 (SET Laboratories)

Productivity Award: Whitewater Resource Toolkit (Whitewater Group)

Productivity Award: Sage Professional Editor 1.1 (Sage Software)

Productivity Award: PC-lint 386 4.0 (Gimpel Software)

Design & Management Tools

Jolt Award: TeamWork 3.1 (Cadre Technologies)

Productivity Award: EasyCASE Professional 2.0 (Evergreen CASE Tools)

Productivity Award: TurboCASE 2.12 (StructSoft)

Environments

Jolt Award: NeXTstep Extended Edition 2.0 (NeXT Computer)

Productivity Award: MacApp 2.0 (Apple)

Productivity Award: Objectworks/Smalltalk 4.0 (ParcPlace Systems)

Productivity Award: Saber-C 3.0 (Saber Software)

Libraries

Jolt Award: Zinc Interface Library 1.0 (Zinc Software)

Jolt Award: Spontaneous Assembly 2.0 (Base Two Development)

Jolt Award: Object Professional 1.0 (TurboPower Software)

Productivity Award: db_Vista III for Windows 3.0 (Raima)

Productivity Award: MacApp 2.0 Goodies Disks, Vol. 1 (MacApp Developers Association)

Productivity Award: Windows 3.0 Software Development Kit (Microsoft)

Languages and Development Environments

Jolt Award: Turbo C++ Professional 1.0 (Borland)

Jolt Award: Watcom C 8.0 (Watcom Systems)

Productivity Award: Microsoft C 6.0a (Microsoft)

Productivity Award: Actor 3.0 (The Whitewater Group)

Productivity Award: Glockenspiel C++ 2.0 (ImageSoft)

Productivity Award: Smalltalk/V PM 1.1 (Digitalk)

Productivity Award: ToolBook Software Construction Set 1.0 (Asymetrix)


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