Eclipse Che vs Theia: What are the differences?
What is Eclipse Che? Next-Generation Eclipse IDE. Eclipse Che is an open source developer workspace server and cloud IDE. Eclipse Che is the only open source cloud IDE with RESTful workspaces and Docker-based machines. It's as powerful as it sounds.
What is Theia? Cloud & desktop IDE framework implemented in TypeScript. Theia provides the end-user with a full-fledged multi-language IDE (not just a smart editor) and supports equally the paradigm of Cloud IDE and Desktop IDE.
Eclipse Che and Theia belong to "Cloud IDE" category of the tech stack.
Eclipse Che and Theia are both open source tools. It seems that Eclipse Che with 5.59K GitHub stars and 1.04K forks on GitHub has more adoption than Theia with 4.66K GitHub stars and 584 GitHub forks.