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Video: Writing a Network Client with POCO

A nice talk by Richard Thomson at the Utah C++ Programmers Meetup. He gives an introduction to the POCO networking classes and then demonstrates how to write a NNTP (Network News Transfer Protocol) client with POCO.


ESE Kongress and Meeting C++

In the first week of December two significant events for the German and European software engineering community will take place in Germany. The Embedded Software Engineering Congress – Germany’s biggest congress for professional embedded software engineering – will take place from November 30 to December 4 in Sindelfingen. And December 4 and 5 the Meeting […]

POCO on CppCast

POCO was featured in the Episode 18 on CppCast.

Trip Report: Sierra Wireless Innovation Summit and NDC Oslo

I spent the last week traveling, first to Paris, to attend the Sierra Wireless Innovation Summit, then to Oslo for NDC. At the Innovation Summit in Paris, Sierra Wireless introduced a new open hardware project called Project mangOH. This is basically a base board for Sierra Wireless (and also other manufacturer’s) embedded modules, based on […]

Meet me at NDC Oslo

I’ll be giving a talk at this year’s NDC Oslo on Thursday, June 18. My talk is titled “Building IoT Device Applications in JavaScript and C++” and I’ll speak about my experience in building macchina.io, combining POCO with the V8 JavaScript engine and a couple of other really cool C++ frameworks. I’ll be at the […]

Meet me at Sierra Wireless Innovation Summit, June 17, in Paris

I’ll be at the Sierra Wireless Innovation Summit, a full-day IoT Innovation conference in Paris on June 17. Meet me there to see a demo of macchina.io, my new really cool POCO-based platform for building IoT gateways and devices. The event features technical and business tracks, plenty of real-life use cases, an exciting showroom with […]

10 Years of POCO

Today is the 10th anniversary of the first public release of POCO on SourceForge. Here’s my first entry from the CHANGELOG: Release 0.91.1 (2005-02-21) =========================== This is the first public release of the C++ Portable Components. The release does not contain all features planned for the later 1.0 release (the NET library is missing, for […]

Embedded World 2015

Günter Obiltschnig will be at Embedded World February 24 to 25. We don’t have a booth, but Günter would be happy to meet for lunch, coffee or a drink. Please get in touch if you’d like to schedule a meeting.

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2015!

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2014!