By Developers For Developers

With Gitpod, we set out to streamline how software is written today. We democratize software development by minimizing onboarding effort and context switches through instant, automated, and ready-to-code development environments.

That’s Us

Kiel Harbour

About TypeFox

TypeFox was founded in 2016 by Sven Efftinge, Moritz Eysholdt, and Dr. Jan Koehnlein, with the mission to build smart tools for smart people. The headquarters is in Kiel, Germany.

We are a driving force behind the language server protocol and the initiators of Eclipse Theia, the next generation IDE that powers Gitpod.

TypeFox Team

About the Team

We're a small tech-driven team with collectively over 50 years of experience in language design, IDEs, and tool development and with strong values around openness, honesty, and effective pragmatism. If you're interested in joining us, please have a look at our Job Openings.

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Explore Gitpod

Learn about collaboration, workspace sharing, reproducible snapshots, supported language features, and much more.

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