April 25th 2000 - Open CASCADE 3.0 stable version is available on www.opencascade.com The first certified version of Open CASCADE 3.0 is now available for downloading or purchase from www.opencascade.com. This version is the basis for the support packages that Matra Datavision offers around Open CASCADE (training courses, debugs, fixes and patches). Open CASCADE stable version 3.0 features the following toolkits : · Foundation · Modeling data · Modeling algorithms · Visualization · Data Exchange · Open CASCADE Application Framework · WOK : the Open CASCADE Development Environment. Open CASCADE stable version 3.0 is available on the following platforms: - Linux - Windows NT and Windows 95 - IBM/AIX - Sun Solaris - SGI IRIX. The Open CASCADE stable version 3.0 CD-Rom includes automatic installation procedures for all platforms. Open CASCADE documentation can be found on both the CD-Rom and as downloadable material. WOK, the Open CASCADE development environment (available on Linux and Unix platforms only) is designed to accomodate a large number of developers working on a variety of products. It also enables maximum reuse of Open CASCADE software components.