CppCon 2016: Bjarne Stroustrup "The Evolution of C++ Past, Present and Future"
Presentation Slides, PDFs, Source Code and other presenter materials are available at: https://github.com/cppcon/cppcon2016
This is a philosophical talk. It deals with ideals, aims, and ways of approximating those. It deals with practical constraints and risks. It gives short examples. It presents a perspective of what drives the evolution of C++. What is C++ and what it must become over the next years for its success to continue? This involves both social and technical points. Towards the end, I discuss the direction of C++ future evolution, give some opinions, point to urgently needed new features, and discuss how to manage until they are part of the standard.
Bjarne Stroustrup MD, Morgan Stanley C++: history, design, use, standardization, future; performance, reliability; software developer education; | distributed systems
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