Glockenspiel C++ is based on the AT&T standard C++ and provides the developer with a comprehensive and robust development environment for OS/2, DOS, and UNIX.
The company Glockenspiel was set up in Dublin in 1984 by John Carolan (1946-2001).
Glockenspiel C++ was first shipped in 1986.
In September 1992 Glockenspiel Ltd. was acquired by Computer Associates.
- 1986: based on Cfront 1.1 (Lifeboat Advantage C++)
- 1989: Advantage C++ Version 1.2
- 1990: Glockenspiel C++ 2.0
- John Carolan: Glockenspiel C++ for OS/2 - USENIX C++ Workshop (Nov 1987)