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The IBM Ottawa Software Lab

Building world-class tools, components and runtimes

 The IBM Ottawa Software Lab is an advanced research and development centre with a rich history and a global reputation for innovative technical achievement. Our over 300 world-class developers and support staff unite to supply vital technologies and components to IBM's WebSphere, DB2 and Rational product offerings.

Our key contributions include the Eclipse open source tool platform, the J9 Java™ virtual machine and class libraries, IBM Records Manager and Rational model-driven development products, as well as industry-leading expertise in software engineering best practices, tools, and services.

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