The Simula programming language
This web page is dedicated to the Simula programming
language: its development, its use and its influence.
Note This web page is still in its early stages and is really
work in progress!
A 50 years celebration
A celebration of the first 50 years
of Simula took place on 27th September, 2017.
The different versions
See this page for more information.
A bibliography of books and articles
about Simula is in development.
The following working Simula compilers are known to exist:
- cim is available for Linux, Max OS X and Windows.
- The historic IBM 360/370 compiler
from NCC is still available.
(If you do not have the proper hardware or an operating system such as a modern IBM
Z/OS, the site references the Hercules390 hardware emulator and the free
MVS toolkit which includes the Simula system.)
A small FAQ is provided.
There exist other sites providing information about Simula and its creators:
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