FOSDEM '09 is a free and non-commercial event organized by the community, for the community. Its goal is to provide Free and Open Source developers a place to meet.


Ada Developer Room

Room: AW1.124

Ada is a general-purpose language originally designed for safety- and mission-critical software engineering. It is used extensively in air traffic control, rail transportation, aerospace, nuclear, financial services and medical devices.

The new Ada 2005 standard which was published by ISO in 2007, starts to spread thanks to the advent of its first full implementation which is none other than the GNU Compiler Collection (GNAT).

This Devroom aims to present a couple of the possibilities offered by the Ada Language (Object-Oriented, Multi-core, embedded programming) and some of the very useful existing tools (GNAT Programming Studio, GNATBench...).