Lightbend (formerly Typesafe) is a company founded by Martin Odersky, the creator of the Scala programming language, Jonas Bonér, the creator of the Akka middleware, and Paul Phillips in 2011. It provides an open-source platform for building Reactive applications for the JVM, consisting of the Play Framework, Akka middleware and Scala programming language, with additional supporting products and development tools such as the Scala IDE for Eclipse, the Slick database query, and access library for Scala and the sbt build tool. Lightbend also provides training, consulting and commercial support on the platform. Lightbend is one of the main contributors of Reactive Streams. In February 2016, the company was renamed from Typesafe to Lightbend and adopted a new logo.