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105 respondants.

Please specify the countries where WebObjects developers in your organization are located.

Country name

2010 - Nbr of organizations

2010 - Nbr of developers

2009 - Nbr of organizations

2009 - Nbr of developers

USA

37

80

44

132

Germany

18

57

18

61

UK

6

17

15

29

Canada

9

17

14

24

Australia

7

13

11

28

France

8

59

8

61

Mexico

1

6

4

16

Netherlands

2

5

3

8

Italy

2

3

3

7

Switzerland

3

6

3

6

Russia

1

5

2

10

Portugal

2

4

2

4

Iceland

1

2

1

5

Brazil

2

7

1

3

Japan

1

1

1

1

Belgium

2

4

1

1

Bulgaria

1

3

1

1

Austria

1

1

1

1

Greece

1

2

0

0

Luxembourg

1

1

0

0

China

1

2

0

0

What is the size of your organization?

 

2010

2009

SOHO (1 to 9 employees)

46%

48%

Small business (10 to 99 employees)

33%

25%

Medium business (100 to 999 employees)

8%

8%

Enterprise (1000 to 4999 employees)

3%

2%

Large enterprise (5000+)

1%

3%

Government

2%

3%

College/university

7%

10%

K-12

0%

0%

Other, please specify

1%

2%

For how many years has your organization been using WebObjects?

 

2010

2009

Less than 5 years

20%

22%

5 to 9 years

38%

48%

10 years and more

40%

30%

7 organizations started using WO in the last two years, 4 started this year.

Which versions of WebObjects does your organization use?

 

2010

2009

5.4.x

86%

77%

5.3.x

35%

44%

5.2.x

9%

15%

5.1.x

0%

1%

5.0.x

0%

0%

4.5.x (Objective-C)

4%

4%

4.5.x (Java)

2%

1%

4.0.1

1%

1%

Only one organization is only using 4.5.x (Objective-C). Only two organizations are only using 5.2.x.

Which platforms are used at your organization/department to DEVELOP with WebObjects?

 

2010

2009

Mac OS X

98%

96%

Windows

9%

16%

Linux

8%

5%

Other, please specify

2%

1%

14 organizations have devs on OS X and another platform.

Which platforms are used at your organization/department to DEPLOY WebObjects applications?

 

2010

2009

Mac OS X Server

68%

67%

RedHat/Fedora/CentOS Linux

42%

35%

Mac OS X "client"

19%

17%

Windows

13%

13%

Solaris

9%

11%

FreeBSD

8%

5%

Debian/Ubuntu Linux

10%

9%

Amazon Cloud - EC2

2%

1%

HP Unix

0%

1%

AIX

1%

1%

SuSE Linux

0%

3%

Which database systems does your organization use with WebObjects?

 

2010

2009

MySQL

39%

46%

PostgreSQL

39%

30%

Oracle Database

27%

34%

FrontBase

22%

25%

MS SQL Server

12%

11%

OpenBase

8%

8%

Sybase

2%

4%

Derby

1%

2%

Amazon RDS

1%

0%

h2

1%

2%

DB2

1%

2%

HSQLDB

1%

1%

SAP MaxDB

1%

1%

SQLite

1%

0%

If you are using commercial or free WebObjects frameworks not provided by Apple or your own, please specify which ones?

 

2010

2009

Wonder

96%

92%

Houdah Frameworks

8%

13%

PDFkit

5%

9%

LEWOStuff

4%

7%

GVC Frameworks

6%

5%

WireHose

2%

1%

SVGObjects

1%

0%

JPBinding

1%

0%

WOUnittest

1%

0%

WOBR

1%

0%

Which IDEs your organization uses for WebObjects development?

 

2010

2009

Eclipse with WOLips

93%

94%

Xcode

9%

19%

Project Builder

4%

4%

IntelliJ IDEA

2%

1%

netbeans (java client)

2%

1%

TextMate

1%

1%

Only 9 organizations are not using Eclipse/WOLips at all.

Does your organization use JavaClient?

 

2010

2009

Yes

5%

8%

No

95%

92%

Does your organization use DirectToWeb?

 

2010

2009

Yes

42%

33%

No

58%

67%

Does your organization use Direct To Web Services?

 

2010

2009

Yes

3%

6%

No

97%

94%

Does your organization consume Web Services (SOAP, REST, or other) using WebObjects?

 

2010

2009

Yes

51%

52%

No

49%

48%

Does your organization provide Web Services (SOAP, REST, or other) using WebObjects?

 

2010

2009

Yes

60%

56%

No

40%

44%

Does your organization use RIA technologies? If yes, which one(s)

 

2010

2009

AJAX (with Wonder)

71%

61%

AJAX (without Wonder)

25%

26%

Adobe Flex (without WOX)

6%

11%

Adobe Flex (with WOX)

1%

3%

GWT

2%

3%

Cappuccino

1%

2%

JavaFX

1%

1%

Do you use WebObjects as a back-end to other Apple technologies, for example to communicate with a iPhone application? If yes, which technologies?

25 organizations working on WO-backed iOS apps. 5 organizations working on WO-backed Mac apps.

Does your organization mainly use WebObjects for internal projects or external customers?

 

2010

2009

Customers outside our organization

28%

29%

Hosted products/services that we provide

19%

16%

Both hosted products/services and customers outside our organization

33%

40%

Internal use

20%

15%

Is WebObjects the primary Web (or Java desktop) development environnement at your organization?

 

2010

2009

Yes

77%

73%

No

23%

27%

Does your organization still use WebObjects for new projects?

 

2010

2009

Yes

89%

88%

No

9%

7%

Other

2%

5%

Does your organization plan to stop, or already stopped, using WebObjects in the next 12 months?

 

2010

2009

No

92%

87%

Yes

5%

6%

Maybe

3%

8%

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