Eclipse Object Teams adds new dimensions of modularity for extreme re-use while sustaining a crisp architecture that's a breeze to maintain during long-term software evolution. — This is done by extending object oriented programming with the concept of Roles which are grouped into Teams. — The Object Teams Development Tooling supports efficient development using OT/J by seamlessly and comprehensively extending JDT.
The heart of the Higgins project is an active client called a selector--a personal identity manager based on a visual card-wallet metaphor. These cards are called information cards, or i-cards. This project also includes code to enable websites to rely on i-cards and code to allow websites to issue i-cards.