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Spock

Spock is a testing and specification framework for Java and Groovy applications. What makes it stand out from the crowd is its beautiful and highly expressive specification language. Thanks to its JUnit runner, Spock is compatible with most IDEs, build tools, and continuous integration servers. Spock is inspired from JUnit, jMock, RSpec, Groovy, Scala, Vulcans, and other fascinating life for...
  • unit testing

  • tdd

  • groovy

Statistics

  • Used by 24 users
  • Rated by 6 users
  • Last release 0.7

Overall rating

9.5
9.7 9.2 8.3 8.3
Last release: 4 months ago

Grails

Java web development as it stands today is dramatically more complicated than it needs to be. Most modern web frameworks in the Java space are over complicated and don't embrace the Don't Repeat Yourself (DRY) principles. Dynamic frameworks like Rails, Django and TurboGears helped pave the way to a more modern way of thinking about web applications. Grails builds on these conc...
  • web framework

  • rad

  • java

  • groovy

  • mvc

Statistics

  • Used by 79 users
  • Rated by 37 users
  • Last release 2.2.0

Overall rating

9.4
9.3 9.1 9.2 9.2
Last release: 2 months ago

IDEA

IntelliJ IDEA Community Edition is the open source version of IntelliJ IDEA, a premier IDE for Java, Groovy and other programming languages. Intelligent code editorunderstanding your code, with refactorings, code inspections, intention actions, easy navigation and full Java 7 support. JUnit and TestNG integration and a convenient test runner UI. ...
  • ide

  • android

  • java

  • scala

  • groovy

Statistics

  • Used by 67 users
  • Rated by 17 users
  • Last release 12.0.4

Overall rating

9.4
9.4 8.5 8.4 8.5
Last release: 2 weeks ago

Gradle

Gradle is build automation evolved. Gradle can automate the building, testing, publishing, deployment and more of software packages or other types of projects such as generated static websites, generated documentation or indeed anything else. Gradle combines the power and flexibility of Ant with the dependency management and conventions of Maven into a more effective way to build. Pow...
  • build tool

  • java

  • groovy

Statistics

  • Used by 46 users
  • Rated by 13 users
  • Last release 1.4

Overall rating

9.2
9.5 8.6 8.6 9.4
Last release: 1 month ago

Portofino

Portofino is a free and open source web framework that helps developers create outstanding enterprise applications by addressing three specific needs: productivity, features and architecture. Among its features: content management, CRUD, database connectivity, calendars, charts, security and easy customization using Groovy. A wizard allows the developer to create a web application by connect...
  • web framework

  • cms

  • rad

  • java

  • groovy

  • portal

Statistics

  • Used by 4 users
  • Rated by 3 users
  • Last release 4.0.7

Overall rating

N/A
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Last release: 5 months ago

SpringSource Tool Suite

SpringSource Tool Suite™ (STS) provides the best Eclipse-powered development environment for building Spring-powered enterprise applications. STS supplies tools for all of the latest enterprise Java, Spring, Groovy and Grails based technologies as well as the most advanced tooling available for enterprise OSGi development. Included with STS is the developer edition of vFabric tc Serve...
  • ide

  • java

  • groovy

Statistics

  • Used by 26 users
  • Rated by 5 users
  • Last release 3.1.0

Overall rating

N/A
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Last release: 4 months ago

NetBeans

A free, open-source Integrated Development Environment for software developers. All the tools needed to create professional desktop, enterprise, web, and mobile applications with the Java platform, as well as with C/C++, PHP, JavaScript and Groovy. NetBeans IDE 7.1 introduces support for JavaFX 2.0, as well as tools for visual debugging of Swing and JavaFX user interfaces. Add...
  • ide

  • javafx

  • java

  • scala

  • groovy

  • clojure

Statistics

  • Used by 32 users
  • Rated by 5 users
  • Last release 7.1.2

Overall rating

N/A
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Last release: 10 months ago

Griffon

Griffon is a Grails like application framework for developing desktop applications in the JVM, with Groovy being the primary language of choice. Inspired by Grails, Griffon follows the Convention over Configuration paradigm, paired with an intuitive MVC architecture and a command line interface. Griffon also follows the spirit of the Swing Application Framework (JSR 296), it defines a simple...
  • rich-client

  • groovy

  • mvc

Statistics

  • Used by 6 users
  • Rated by 2 users
  • Last release 1.2.0

Overall rating

N/A
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Last release: 1 month ago
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