updated 09:15 pm EDT, Wed May 21, 2003
Maplesoft today announced the upcoming release of , the newest version of its analytical computation software. Maple 9 for Mac OS X will be available for shipping in late June. The improvements in Maple 9 focus on three areas: a more open and accessible infrastructure; a more versatile user interface; and "continued innovation in mathematics education and analytical computation." Highlights of the new release include: code generation to MATLAB and Visual Basic, an API into Maple, Mac OS X platform support, OpenVizTM graphics, new student packages, and user interface enhancements. The suggested retail price for Maple 9 is $1800.