New IntelliJ IDEA: Java 7, New Features, New Pricing

By Jetbrains, PRNE
Monday, May 16, 2011

JetBrains Converts More Developers With a new, Specially Priced IntelliJ IDEA Featuring Cutting-Edge Technologies Such as Java 7, Groovy 1.8 and Spring 3.1

PRAGUE, May 17, 2011 - JetBrains, the creators of intelligent, productivity-enhancing tools for
software developers, have announced the public availability of IntelliJ IDEA
10.5, a free update for its award-winning IDE for JVM-based and polyglot

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Being able to use the latest technologies available is a key to making
your development project a success. Yet another key is being highly
productive with them.

That is exactly what you get with this free IntelliJ IDEA update-worth a
full major release-which is loaded with support for the latest technologies
as well as further usability improvements.

"While this release focuses on Java 7 support, we also worked hard on
making the most common IDE operations easier to use. Some of these changes,
such as new in-place refactorings and a reworked search/replace UI, made it
to this release, while others will be available in version 11 later this
year," said Max Shafirov, IntelliJ IDEA project lead. "On the market side of
things, in 2010 we experienced amazing user base growth with the free edition
of IntelliJ IDEA. To build on this success, we are now offering IntelliJ IDEA
10.5 Ultimate at a special lower price for both individual developers and

The key features of IntelliJ IDEA 10.5 update include:

- Full Java 7 Support

- Reworked UI for refactorings and Search/Replace, simplified code

- JavaScript Debugger in Google Chrome

- Groovy 1.8 and Spring 3.1 support

- JavaScript, Android and Flex enhancements

- Jetty integration

- XSLT2 support

To learn more about what's new in JetBrains IntelliJ IDEA and to download
the edition of your choice, please visit the official IntelliJ IDEA website

For information on the new pricing and licensing options for IntelliJ
IDEA, please visit

About JetBrains

JetBrains is a technology-leading software development firm specializing
in the creation of intelligent, productivity-enhancing software. The company
is widely known for its award-winning Java(TM) integrated development
environment IntelliJ(R) IDEA (see details at,
TeamCity - a continuous integration and build management environment
(, and YouTrack - an innovative web-based
bug tracker (, among others. JetBrains
maintains its headquarters in Prague, Czech Republic and has R&D labs in St.
Petersburg, Russia
, Munich, Germany and Boston, Massachusetts. For more
information see

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