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Absoft Pro Fortran 2019

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Announcing Absoft Pro Fortran 2019

Just released for Windows, macOS, and Linux, Absoft Pro Fortran 2019 includes upgrades which improve performance and enhance the user experience on all platforms. For macOS and Linux, Pro Fortran 2019 is a complete 64-bit package to ensure compatibility with future macOS and Linux operating system releases.

Customers upgrading to Pro Fortran 2019 from earlier releases are also eligible for another 12 months of technical support at no extra charge.

Key Improvements in Pro Fortran 2019

  • Support for IMSL 2018
  • Performance Enhancements
  • AbsoftTools IDE Enhancements
  • High-resolution display support (Linux)
  • FFTW3 Discrete Fourier Transform Library AbsoftTools Plugin
  • NetCDF 4.4 AbsoftTools Plugin
  • PLPlot 5.9.9 Plugin (Linux)
  • Microsoft MPI 9.0 Plugin (Windows)
  • Full 64-bit package For Compatibility with future OS upgrades (macOS and Linux)

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 ensures access to technical support and the latest performance enhancements for the coming year.  Special upgrade pricing is available for customers who have purchased Absoft Pro Fortran 2018 and for customers with older releases. Please contact the Absoft sales department for further details.

Pro Fortran 2018 Service Pack 3

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New Pro Fortran 2018 Service Pack

The new service pack for Absoft Pro Fortran 2018 was released in March 2019. 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 2018.

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 3

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New Pro Fortran 2017 Service Pack

The new service pack for Absoft Pro Fortran 2017 was released in February, 2018. 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.

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.