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Last news and available tools of the SDT service
In SDT service we actively help software projects in CERN
experiments to identify, evaluate, purchase and use industrial
software development tools. Network floating licences are used as
much as possible, so that the tools can be run remotely. We can
also, if you have an AFS account, give you access to our Solaris
server in case the binary for your platform is not available. You
can find the complete information on what we have and how to use it
Contact e-mail address:
X-Designer new version 5.5 for Solaris, HPUX, AIX,
Irix and Tru64. This new version includes Java support for Swing
SDT web site
has been reorganised with a new look & feel, we would
- The DocSys web
http://cern.ch/docsys (Documentation Systems, featuring
support information for Adobe FrameMaker, OverSite and other
documentation related issues) has undergone a complete site
reorganization and content update.
Catalogue of present tools
Analysis and Design
Programming and Debugging
OMT/Booch/UML analysis and design tool with C++/Java/Ada code
OMT/Booch/UML analysis and design with C++ code generation.
Graphical User Interface Builder
: Integrated development environment for C, C++, Java, Fortran and
Quality, Metrics and Testing
X-Designer : Interactive X-platform GUI builder with
OSF/Motif toolkit widgets, C, JAVA and Windows code
Kit : Source code analyser and test coverage for
C++ dynamic visualization system.
Insure++ : Comprehensive tool for error detection in
: Coding standards enforcement tool that prevents errors and
standardize C/C++ code.
FrameMaker : Complete and integrated publishing
: Indexing and marker management tools for FrameMaker.
Software Documentation Automation.
VisualThought : Multipurpose drawing, diagramming and
SDLT (API product): Software Documentation Layout
Templates, for FrameMaker.
TDR (API product): Technical Design Report, for
UGT (API product): User Guide Templates, for
About the author(s):
Eric Poinsignon is looking after the SDT Service run by IT/API.