Absoft Pro Fortran 2018

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Announcing Absoft’s Latest Release

Absoft Pro Fortran 2018 is now available for Windows, OS X, and Linux. Enhancements in the new release include performance optimization for AMD Corporations Ryzen CPU family, Ryzen tuned LAPACK libraries, and Fortran 2003 Stream I/O.

New Features in Pro Fortran 2018

• CPU optimizations for AMD Ryzen architecture
• LAPACK 3.7.1 libraries
• LAPACK 95 libraries
• AMD Ryzen Optimized BLAS/LAPACK/LAPACK 95
• Fortran 2003 STREAM I/O
• OPEN statement NEWUNIT= I/O specifier
• OPEN statement DECIMAL= I/O specifier
• OPEN statement SIGN= I/O specifier
• OPEN statement ENCODING= I/O specifier
• INQUIRE statement POS= I/O specifier
• INQUIRE statement DECIMAL= I/O specifier
• INQUIRE statement SIGN= I/O specifier
• INQUIRE statement STREAM= specifier
• READ/WRITE statement BLANK= I/O specifier
• READ/WRITE statement DECIMAL= I/O specifier
• READ/WRITE statement DELIM= I/O specifier
• READ/WRITE statement PAD= I/O specifier
• READ/WRITE statement POS= I/O specifier
• READ/WRITE statement SIGN= I/O specifier
• FORMAT statement DP and DC edit descriptors

Complete Product Specifications

Details on the complete package for each of the supported systems are available.

Special Upgrade Pricing Available

Upgrading to the current version of Absoft Pro Fortran insures access to technical support and the latest performance enhancements for the coming year.  Upgrade pricing is available for customers who have purchased Absoft Pro Fortran 2017 and for customers with older releases. Please contact the Absoft sales department for further details.

 

Pro Fortran 2017 Service Pack 2

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New Pro Fortran 2017 Service Pack

The new service pack for Absoft Pro Fortran 2017 was released in June, 2017. Available for Windows, OS X and Linux versions, this service pack addresses issues reported in the compiler, AbsoftTools,Fx3 and AWE since the initial release of Absoft Pro Fortran 2017.

Platform Release Notes Download
Windows PDF Download
OS X PDF Download
Linux (64 bit) PDF Download
Linux (32 bit) PDF Download

Reminder: Service packs are only compatible with the version they are intended to update. Installation of incompatible software will cause problems. To obtain the version number of your product, examine the contents of the absoft_release information located in the product installation directory.

Pro Fortran 2017 Service Pack 1

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New Pro Fortran 2017 Service Pack

The new service pack for Absoft Pro Fortran 2017 was released in January, 2017. Available for Windows, OS X and Linux versions, this service pack addresses issues reported in the compiler, AbsoftTools,Fx3 and AWE since the initial release of Absoft Pro Fortran 2017.

Platform Release Notes Download
Windows PDF Download
OS X PDF Download
Linux (64 bit) PDF Download
Linux (32 bit) PDF Download

Reminder: Service packs are only compatible with the version they are intended to update. Installation of incompatible software will cause problems. To obtain the version number of your product, examine the contents of the absoft_release information located in the product installation directory.

Pro Fortran 2016 Service Pack 3

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New Pro Fortran 2016 Service Pack

The new service pack for Absoft Pro Fortran 2016 was released in January, 2017. Available for Windows, OS X and Linux versions, this service pack addresses issues reported in the compiler, AbsoftTools and AWE since the initial release of Absoft Pro Fortran 2016.

Platform Release Notes Download
Windows PDF Download
OS X PDF Download
Linux (64 bit) PDF Download
Linux (32 bit) PDF Download

Reminder: Service packs are only compatible with the version they are intended to update. Installation of incompatible software will cause problems. To obtain the version number of your product, examine the contents of the absoft_release information located in the product installation directory.

Free AbsoftTools Winteracter Plugin Available

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Create Winteracter projects inside AbsoftTools

A free AbsoftTools Winteracter plugin is now available. Winteracter is a Fortran 9x user interface and graphics toolset which enables implementing a modern graphical user interface in a familiar Fortran-specific context. Created through a collective effort of Winteracter/ISS Ltd and Absoft engineers, the AbsoftTools Winteracter plugin supports developing Winteracter programs inside the AbsoftTools integrated development environment.  Versions of the plugin are available for use on Windows, OS X and Linux platforms. The plugin supports both 32 and 64 bit development. 

After installation, the plugin adds a Winteracter option to the Libraries/Tools tab in the AbsoftTools Project Options dialog.  A simple click on the checkbox configures your project for use with Winteracter.  The plugin supplies all the information required to compile and link Winteracter projects. It also enables automatic launching of the Winteracter resource editor as needed for resource files. 

AbsoftTools Winteracter plugin
A single option adds Winteracter support

AbsoftTools Winteracter plugin requirements

The AbsoftTools Winteracter Plug-in is FREE via download from the Winteracter website

A current installation of the Winteracter is required in order to use the AbsoftTools plugin. Winteracter is available for purchase directly from Absoft. More information is available here. 

The minimum version of Absoft Pro Fortran required to use the plugin is Absoft Pro Fortran 2016 with service pack 2.