Object-Orientation FAQ

APPENDIX C OBJECT-ORIENTED LANGUAGES AND VENDORS

See also APPENDIX D.
FORMAT:
    tool name,
    description and methods
    operating systems
    Vendor name,
    city/state, phone (if known)
ACTOR ($495)
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*Prototyping & Code generation (ACTOR, access to C, Pascal)
*IBM PS/2, PC AT/XT
The Whitewater Group Inc.
600 Davis, Evanston, IL 60201
Allegro CL
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*Advanced Object Oriented Development System based on CLOS.  Incremental
 compiler; automatic memory management; integrated editor, debugger class
 browsers, and profilers; multiple inheritance, method combination, multiple
 argument discrimination, meta-object protocol.
*Unix workstations (Sun/Sparc, IBM RS/6000, HP, Silicon Graphics)
 PCs with Microsoft Windows
Franz Inc.
1995 University Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94704
(510) 548-3600, FAX (510) 548-8253
Email info@franz.com
Bootcon
-------
*DOS
Modular Software System
CaseVision
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*Browser, Static Analysis, no compiler (yet), Editor Debugger, Profiler, ...
Silicon Graphics
Classic-Ada
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*Object-Oriented Ada Environment (to Ada translator)
Software Productivity Solutions
(407) 984-3370.
Comeau C++ 3.0.1 With Templates
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* compiler
* many OS's (MS-DOS, AmigaDOS, UNIX (SVR4, SPARC, UNIX 386, etc), etc)
Comeau Computing
91-34 120th Street
Richmond Hill, NY 11418-3214
718-945-0009, comeau@csanta.attmail.com
Distributed Smalltalk (HP)
--------------------------
*ParcPlace's VisualWorks Extension, world's first complete implementation of
*the OMG CORBA 1.1.
European Knowledge Systems Centre (HP's European software tools specialists)
ph:    44 272 228794
email: wjb@hplb.hpl.hp.com
Dylan (Dynamic Language)
------------------------
*Apple's language with dynamic power but with efficiency of static languages.
*Not proprietary, many impls.
*ftp site includes experimental implementations, the FAQ, literature, etc.
*See also Appendix E.
*Apple. Under way: Windows, Unix.
http://www.cambridge.apple.com.
ftp://cambridge.apple.com/pub/dylan
try: straz@apple.com, Steve Strassmann, PhD
Energize (5 $16250, single $4250, lcc 1500)
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*Debugger, Class Language Calltree Error Project Browsers
*SunOS 4.1
Lucid
707 Laurel St.
Menlo Park, CA 95025
(415) 329-8400
Frameworks 3.1 ($495.)
----------------------
*IDE, Browser, Debugger, Compiler, ...
*DOS, Windows
Borland International
1800 Greenhills Road
Scotts Valley, CA  95067
800-331-0877
FUSE ($1560 C++, $1944 FUSE)
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*Distr Builds, Editor, Debugger, Profiler, Call Graphs, Call Tree Animation,
 Browser, ...
*Ultrix RISC, OSF/1 AXP  (planned to alpha NT)
DEC
14475 Northeast 24th St.
Bellvue, WA 98007
GNU GCC (g++)
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*C++ compiler, (non-graphical) debugger.
*Unix
prep.ai.mit.edu:/pub/gnu/gcc-2.4.5.tar.gz
GNU GCC (g++)
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*C++ compiler, (non-graphical) debugger.
MS-DOS
grape.ecs.clarkson.edu:/pub/msdos/djgpp/djgpp.zip 
Hamilton C-Shell
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*A shell
*OS/2, Windows
Hamilton Labs
HighC/C++ (basic $795, w/Phar Lap $995)
---------------------------------------
*Editor, Debugger, Windows ADK, Unix Utilities, Speedkit
*Unix
MetaWare Inc.
2161 Deleware Ave.
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
(408) 429-6382
Iconix Power Tools
------------------
*Multiuser, OO development toolset
*Macintosh
Iconix Software Engineering
Santa Monica, Ca.
MetaC
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*testing tool, code coverage, lint-style chking, C, C++, tests mem alloc errors
 QASE (Quality Assured Software Engineering)
938 Willowleaf Dr.
Suite 2806
San Jose, CA 95128
(408) 298-3824 ext. 5
MKS Toolkit
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*Make, ...
*PC (Unix-Like)
MKS
NEXPERT
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*GUI-type builder, rule based, objects, classes, subclasses, rule inheritance,
 embedded, but you can call external routines.
Neuron Data Elements
From: jrp@accint.com (Jason R. Pascucci)  (abstract from a post)
NextStep
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*Application, DB, Windows, Indexing, 3D Graphics Kits, Project and Interface
 Builder, Viewers, Modelers, Compilers/Debuggers, Performance, PostScript, ...
*Next, 486, ???
Next Computer, Inc.
900 Chesapeake Drive
Redwood City, CA 94063
800-TRY-NEXT
ObjectCenter
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*C++ programming environment, high quality graphics, browser, debugger,
 interpreter.
*Sun, ???
CenterLine
(kendall@)centerline.com
ObjectIQ
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*OO devel environ. Objects, rules, debugger, browser, GUI builder, more.
*RAD and intelligent decision support applications.
European Knowledge Systems Centre (HP's European software tools specialists)
ph:    44 272 228794
email: wjb@hplb.hpl.hp.com
ObjectWorks, VisualWorks
------------------------
*Smalltalk programming environment from the Smalltalk people.
ParcPlace Systems, Inc.
999 E. Arques Avenue
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
email:	info@parcplace.com
fax:	1-408-481-9095
voice:	1-800-759-PARC
OpenTalk
--------
*Smalltalk to C++ and C Translator.
TNI Industries (Techniques Nouvelles d'Informatique)
ZI du Vernis
29200 Brest
France
tel 98 05 24 85, fax 98 49 45 33
OST/Look
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*C++ program animator.
*Suns, PCs, others coming.
Admiral Software
193-199 London Road
Camberley
Surrey
UK
Tel: (44) (276) 692269
Fax: (44) (276) 677533
Prograph
--------
*OO visual programming environment
*Macintosh
TGS Systems
Halifax, Nova Scotia
902-455-4446
SDE WorkBench/6000 ($918 - $7350)
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*Editor (syntax Highlighting), Browser, Flow Grapher, Make, Test Coverage
 Analysis, Debugger, Profiler, ...
*HP Apollo 9000, Sparcstations
IBM, Canada
PRGS Toronto Laboratory
895 Don Mills Road
North, York
Ontario, Canada, M3C 1W3
800-IBM-CALL
SNAP
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*Template based devel. environment for building distributed OO applications
Template Software Inc.
13100 Worldgate Drive, Suite 340
Herndon, VA  22070-4382
(703) 318-1000
SNiFF+
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*C/C++ development environment with fuzzy parser, Emacs integration and code
 browsers, free to universities.  See APPENDIX E, TOOLS AND CASE
*SunOS 4.x, Solaris 2.x, AIX 3.2, HP/UX 8.0/9.0
takeFive Software
Jakob-Haringer-Strasse 8
5020 Salzburg, AUSTRIA
phone: +43 662 457 915
fax:   +43 662 457 915 6
email: sniff@takefive.co.at
SoftBench ($1785 C++, $4500 Softbench)
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*C++ class constructor, CASE (graphically modify C++), Browser, Analyzer,
 Editor, Builder, Debugger, ...
HP
3404 E. Harmony Rd. MS 81
Fort Collins, CO 80525
800-845-0070
or
Cupertino, Ca.
800-752-0900 ext. 2707
or 303-229-2255
SparkWorks ($1995, $995 C++)
----------------------------
*Debugger, Profiler, Source Browser, File Merge, MakeTool
*Suns
SunPro
2550 Garcia Ave.
Mountain View, CA 94043
(800) 926-6620
TowerEiffel
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*Advanced software engineering and development system for Eiffel.  Includes
 a high performance Eiffel 3 compiler, programming environment and tools,
 GUI Builder, ODBMS Interface, and reusable software libraries for data
 structures, graphics, and simulation.
*Available for SunOS, Solaris, NEXTSTEP, Linux, OS/2, and Windows.  Plans for
 OSF, AIX, and SGI Iris.
Tower Technology Corporation
1501 West Koenig Lane
Austin, Texas 78756   USA
TEL: 800 285 5124 or 512 452 9455
FAX: 512 452 1721
email: tower@twr.com
www: http://www.cm.cf.ac.uk/Tower/
Zortech C++ v. 3.1 ($499)
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*Debugger, Workbench, Resource Workshop
*PCs?
Symantec Corp
10201 Torre Ave.
Cupertino, CA 95014
(408) 253-9600

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