This is primarily for Mike Feldman, but I thought the rest of you would
like to know, as well.
Boeing (Anaheim) just won a contract for a program called "Cluster
I". They will be using C/C++, but their subcontractor, Rockwell Collins
(Cedar Rapids) will be using Ada. I don't know much about Cluster I, but
R.C. will be doing the radio systems.
I don't remember exactly how long, but this contract award was delayed for
several months - probably at least partially due to 9 11.
S. Ron Oliver, the U.S. representative for Top Graph'X, developers of high
quality software components, using Ada, including OrbRiver the
multi-language ORB. A single distributed programming environment for all
developers. Supports Ada95, Java, and C++.
For more information, check out www.topgraphx.com.
Semi-retired professor of Computer Science and Computer