Database Development Software
BMC Software's SQL-Explorer and SQL-Programmer Expert won in the Best Database Development Software category.

Source Code Control Software
The MKS Integrity Solution, which combines MKS Integrity Manager and MKS Source Integrity Enterprise Edition, is a process-centric, integrated, cross-platform software configuration management product.

Testing and Debugging Software
Readers chose VMware Workstation as the Best Testing and Debugging Software, backing up their choice with comments such as "easy, cheap, stable" and "it just plain rocks!"

Web Site Development Tool
Macromedia Dreamweaver MX took the prize as the Best Web Site Development Tool.

Windows Development Tool
Readers chose VMware Workstation, which lets users run multiple OSs on one PC, as the Best Windows Development Tool as well as the Best Testing and Debugging Software.