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> From: Team Ada: Ada Advocacy Issues (83 & 95)
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> Sent: Wednesday, April 19, 2000 10:02 PM
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> Subject: Re: What Ada needs to prosper (was RE: What the competition
> looks lik e (resu...
> Just my personal opinion, but with Ed Fallis leaving Aonix and going over to
> GNAT (sorry...A. C. T.), and the fact that Aonix has made a major change in
> their educational policy, and the persistent rumors that Aonix is getting out
> of the Ada market in the US makes me believe that Aonix may not be a major
> player much longer.
> If anyone knows the truth to these rumors and events, please let me know.
> I'm going to be teaching an Ada 95 class and was wanting to use the ObjectAda
> compiler, but their changes (1) requiring schools to purchase site licenses,
> even at reduced rates, and (2) having an Aonix "stamp of approval" on
> training material doesn't sit well with me.