GemStone/S 64 Version 3.2

GemTalk Systems is pleased to announce the latest release of our flagship product, GemStone/S 64 Bit version 3.2. With many new features, API and code improvements, and a large number of bug fixes, we encourage all GemStone users to upgrade to this new version.

Version 3.2 Is now available for download for Linux, Solaris/SPARC, Solaris/x86, Mac/Darwin, and AIX.
For clients on Windows, you will also need to download the Windows Client.

Major New Features in Version 3.2:

  • Multi-threaded, configurable Page Reclaim with improved Reclaim Gem API
  • Fix for SSL “heart bleed” bug
  • Faster Smalltalk virtual machine
  • New and improved indexing and querying, with a new API and many new features
  • Support for clients on 64-bit Microsoft Windows®
  • Support for huge (more than 256 GB) shared page caches on Linux
  • Hot standby now supports SSL connections
  • Improved support for extended characters
  • New external session framework wrapping GciInterface

Please see the Release Notes for a complete list of changes in 3.2.

New keyfiles are required for this release; older keyfiles cannot be used. To acquire a new keyfile for existing customers or for evaluation, write to keyfiles@gemtalksystems.com. For information on keyfiles for the Web Edition, see Web Edition Pricing and FAQ.

A completely updated set of documentation is provided for version 3.2:

 
In addition, GemBuilder for Smalltalk, GemConnect, and GemBuilder for Java have new releases for compatibility with GemStone/S 64 Version 3.2: