History of the Ada Programming Language

Time line

Some Sources of Historical Information

Robert daCosta, "History of Ada", from an article in Defense Science, March 1984.

David A. Fisher, "DoD's common programming language effort," IEEE Computer, volume 11, number 3, pages 24-33, March 1978. Reprinted in Wasserman.

William A. Whitaker, "Ada - The Project, The DoD High Order Language Working Group", ACM SIGPLAN Notices, volume 28, number 3, March 1993.

John Barnes, "1.1 Revision process" in Rationale For Ada 2001.


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