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Cincom® ObjectStudio® 9.0.1 and Cincom® VisualWorks® 9.0.1 Are Here!

It is our pleasure to bring our customers and partners the current version of Cincom Smalltalk™. This version includes the releases of Cincom ObjectStudio 9.0.1 and Cincom VisualWorks 9.0.1.

Cincom is a leading provider of commercial Smalltalk. Cincom Smalltalk adds value and simplicity to application development software, web application development tools and deployment environments. ObjectStudio is an ideal solution for developing custom applications for Windows® while VisualWorks is the ideal solution for enterprise-level, multilingual, cross-platform, custom application development.

ObjectStudio and VisualWorks share the same core libraries and the Cincom Smalltalk Foundation. This means foundation improvements enhance both products. Note that starting with release 9.0, ObjectStudio and VisualWorks now share a release number. Since both products share a foundation of work, this makes it easier for customers and Cincom to discuss, compare and track.

Where Can I Get This Release?

As one of our valued Cincom Smalltalk customers, we’re pleased to offer you this opportunity to request the latest release of Cincom Smalltalk through our Customer Product Request Form here.

Product Order Request Form

NOTE: Should you have any questions or problems accessing the request form above, please contact your Sales Account Manager or Cincom Smalltalk Support.

What’s in This Release?

The current releases of Cincom ObjectStudio 9.0.1 and Cincom VisualWorks 9.0.1 are maintenance releases and contain fixes and improvements to the last major releases. Recent major releases include:

  • Cincom Smalltalk Foundation 9.0
    • New TLS plugin for supporting advanced encryption (external)
    • OpenSSL 1.1 supported
    • PostgreSQL3 enhancements
    • GLORP recursive query support on SQLServer
    • ECMAScript 6 JavaScript support (AppeX)
    • Store atomic loading enhancements
    • Store naming and file enhancements
    • MySQL support for Store
    • Enhanced Opentalk in preview
    • Platform updates
  • Cincom ObjectStudio 9.0
    • New Data Visualization framework for ObjectStudio NGUI
    • ObjectStudio OLE via COMConnect
    • ObjectStudio also shares the foundation improvements above.
  • Cincom VisualWorks 9.0
    • GUI infrastructure work for VisualWorks and tools
    • Preview parcel UISkinning-Skins-Classic option for those who are porting VisualWorks interfaces

To learn more about these new releases, please see the product release notes. The release notes contain new feature descriptions and descriptions of the ARs and support resolutions that were addressed.

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