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  • Catch up on Smalltalks 2017 news
    VA Smalltalk Update - Smalltalks 2017 (PDF)
    VA Smalltalk continues to evolve. During theis last year, we have all been working on 64-bit support. This comes with mew capabilities and some pitfalls. As usual, you will see the roadmap to the future for VA Smalltalk.
    VA Smalltalk 9: Exploring the next-gen LLVM-based virtual machine (PDF)
    VA Smalltalk 9 includes all new high-performance 32 and 64-bit virtual machines developed using the popular LLVM compiler infrastructure. This talk gives an overview of what LLVM is and provides a detailed look into the internals of how our LLVN-based virtual machine was implemented.
  • Announcing the release of VA Smalltalk 9.0!
    Powerful new 32 & 64-bit state-of-the-art virtual machines.
    Download v9.0 here! Download the updated data sheet and the VA Smalltalk Migration Guide. Onward and upward!
  • ESUG 2017
    The conference is over. If you couldn't come, you can catch up on the VA Smalltalk news:
    VA Smalltalk Update Leran the dark underside of 64-bit support.
    EMSRV Update: Find out how EMSRV is adapting to modern programming environments. 
  • Download IBM Smalltalk Redbooks!
    IBM’s Smalltalk Redbooks are now available for download from Instantiations’ website! Click here to check them out: 
  • Instantiations is making available a patch of the version 8.6.1 base image. Please click here for details.


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Smalltalks 2017
November 8-10, 2017
La Plata, Argentina


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