eUML2 is built on top of the
UML2 framework of Eclipse as the UML metamodel, which is in fact the
best open source implementation of the latest UML2.1 specification. Particuliarly,
this version supports the OMG XMI storage format, which allows the model
exchange with other UML metamodels.
Recently the eUML2 studio edition has been split into four products:
This project is a spin off from EclipseUML: in 2002 this UML solution for Eclipse who was the first UML plugin in Eclipse based on the EMF, GEF and UML2 frameworks. The original product was used world-wide by more than 200 000 users. The founder of Soyatec was the co-founder and the CTO of Omondo, he designed and realized the main infrastructure of this product. He left this company with a shared copyright on May 2006, the whole R&D team followed him to take up the challenge. Mid 2006 the first version of eUML2 and eBPMN were released.