Ralph Müller is currently the Managing Director of the Eclipse Foundation Europe GmbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Eclipse Foundation Inc., responsible for supporting the Eclipse open-source community and commercial ecosystem in Europe.
With over 260 corporate members worldwide and over 300 projects with more than 1200 developers, Eclipse is one of the world’s most successful open source communities. Its projects are focused on building an open development platform comprised of extensible frameworks, tools and runtimes for building, deploying and managing software across the lifecycle. A large, vibrant ecosystem of major technology vendors, innovative start-ups, universities and research institutions and individuals extend, complement and support the Eclipse Platform.
Prior to joining Eclipse in 2005, Ralph Müller has worked for Vector Informatik, IBM , Object Technology International and Siemens-Nixdorf.
Ralph Müller has earned a degree as a Diplom-Informatiker from the Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany. He lives in Zwingenberg(Hessen), Germany.