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Scilab 6: What's new?

By Bruno Jofret, The Scilab Consortium

After the success of Scilab 5 releasing a brand new user-friendly interface, the Scilab Consortium aims at making Scilab a major actor in various fields such as High Performance Computing, code generation, embedded systems, ... while giving to users more and more advanced and powerful features.

Scilab 6’s ambition is announced: pursuing Scilab 5’s improvements with great perspectives of development concerning the programming language itself, calculation performances and a better use of architecture's capabilities.