On Thursday, November 04, 1999 7:42 PM, Hal Hart [SMTP:[log in to unmask]]
> Michael Feldman wrote:
> > ...
> > I got a tip this afternoon from a friend close to the project
> > that the Canarsie Line contract was awarded and that the French
> > contractor won it, meaning the Paris software is coming to NY.
> Yes, that computes. I now remember further that the guy I talked to at
> the SEI said his company had also done the French line.
> I have in front of me (taken from the SIGAda booth at OOPSLA'99
> yesterday) the very brief, half-page Ada Success Story titled "Ada Used
> in the Paris METRO System." It seems to name GEC-Alsthom as the trains
> contractor and Matra Transport "for the automatic systems." I assume
> we're trying to track down the latter. It says "For further info,"
> contact Alsys World Dialogue in San Diego. This was a reprint from
> "Alsys World Dialog," Spring 1994, Vol.8, No. 1. Presumably this is now
> Aonix, and that they are now using ObjectAda is as good a guess as any.
> BEN? Anyone else from Aonix? -hh
They are using Rational Apex. They may be using other vendor compilers as
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