Modern, powerful open source C++ class libraries for building
network- and internet-based applications that run on desktop, server, mobile and embedded systems.
||Makes C++ Internet-ready. Industry-proven, rock-solid code base. Written in modern, standard ANSI C++.
Modular design, very few external dependencies, builds
out-of-the-box. Cross-platform, available on all major platforms (and then some).
Resource friendly, even on less powerful (embedded) systems.
Clean, easy-to-understand code, consistent coding style, comprehensive test suite.
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| Hot News
Release 1.9.0 Available
[2018-03-08] Release 1.9.0 of the POCO C++ Libraries is available.
Major new features include additional text encodings, available in the new PocoEncodings library, and support
for Internationalized Domain Names in the Poco::Net::DNS class.
See the CHANGELOG for
a list of all 20+ changes. Upgrading to this release is recommended.
|Who Is Behind POCO?
The POCO C++ Libraries were created by Günter Obiltschnig (@obiltschnig) in 2004 and have since been extended by
100+ contributors from all over the world.
The project is lead by Günter Obiltschnig and Aleksandar Fabijanic (@0x00FA).
The POCO C++ Libraries are released under the Boost Software License.
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