updated 07:55 am EDT, Mon May 2, 2005
Absoft Pro Fortran 9.2
Absoft has released its Compiler Suite for Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger. Version 9.2 provides full support for Apple's 64-bit operating system allowing Fortran developers to fully exploit the entire addressable memory space of the G5 processor. Pro Fortran v9.2 also can produce programs optimized for either 32-bit or 64-bit Mac OS X systems. The new Pro Fortran v9.2 includes the Absoft IDE with programmerís editor, graphical debugger, graphical libraries and other tools. It also includes a completely rewritten version of Absoftís application framework, the Macintosh Runtime Window Environment (MRWE) as well as new single and dual processor versions of the high performance ATLAS math libraries. Pricing is $900 with upgrades starting at $300.