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Instantiations develops leading and innovative commercial software products for the Smalltalk development language. Instantiations VA Smalltalk™ product line, as well as its professional services experts, are trusted by software development organizations around the world.

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  • 42nd ESUG 2016 is on!
    Check the conference schedule for talks.View all presentation videos and slides from the conference. Catch John O'Keefe's VA Smalltalk update and Seth Berman's "Security with VA Smalltalk" pdf or video.
  • Camp Smalltalk NMU
    Come to a gathering of Smalltalk enthusiasts September 15-18, 2016
    in Marquette, Michigan. If you are curious, drop by and give Smalltalk a try. Register now!
  • Download IBM Smalltalk Redbooks!
    IBM’s Smalltalk Redbooks are now available for download from Instantiations’ website! Click here to check them out: 
  • SPLASH’16
    ACM Conference on Systems, Programming, Languages, and Applications:
    Software for Humanity
    30th October - 4th November , 2016
    Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Sponsored by ACM SIGPLAN
  • New release of Gembuilder for VA Smalltalk
    GemTalk’s GemBuilder for Smalltalk 5.4.3 for VA Smalltalk adds support for GemStone/S 64 Bit 3.3 and VA Smalltalk 8.6.2, and includes bug fixes. See details »
  • Instantiations is making available a patch of the version 8.6.1 base image. Please click here for details.
  • Check out our roadmap for version 8.6.3 planned for November 2016.


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Camp Smalltalk NMU
September 15-18, 2016
Marquette, MI
30th October - 4th November, 2016
Amsterdam, The Netherlands


All Smalltalk All the Time!