Announcing Gen Studio Developer

29 Feb 2016

IET today announce Gen Studio Developer, an initiative by IET to provide a replacement for the current Gen toolset with a new set of tools based on Gen Studio and Eclipse.

We wish to discuss its applicability and relevance to the Gen user community with a view to deciding on how best to bring the project to market.

A web conference is scheduled for Wednesday 16th March at 15:00 UK time to which all interested parties are invited to attend. Register at

The current Gen toolset is perceived by many developers to be out-dated, especially those familiar with more modern tools based on Eclipse and other frameworks like Visual Studio. Its interface relies heavily on the mouse, especially for action diagramming. Many developers would prefer to have the choice of a keyboard-driven approach to coding with additional features like undo and flexible editing.

The aims of the Gen Studio Developer project are to:

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