VANCOUVER, British Columbia – July 23, 2002 – ActiveState is pleased to announce the winners of the 2002 Active Awards, presented July 23, 2002, at the O'Reilly Open Source Conference in San Diego, CA. The Active Awards are held annually to honor members of the open source community who *actively* contribute to open languages and display excellence in their programming efforts. The categories include each of ActiveState's key technologies: Perl, PHP, Python, Tcl, and XSLT. Programmers' Choice Award winners were nominated and chosen by the open source community. Activators' Choice Award winners were chosen by ActiveState's development team. Congratulations to all our nominees, and thanks to everyone who participated. Check back soon for photos and good luck to everyone next year!