JocelynTait
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Languages
      Languages distinguished by + indicate superior ability in coding, testing, and/or debugging.
+ Assembler PDP-8, PDP-11: Mnemonic and binary
Intel 4004, i8008, i8080: Mnemonic, octal, and binary
Motorola 68000: Mnemonic and octal
Wintel
Various machines and architectures, 
as well as virtual machines, in courses at CMU 
+ BASIC GWBASIC
Basic Stamp II embedded software
+ C Introductory Computer Science course, at CMU 
+ C++ Used extensively in advanced Computer Science course at CMU.
Created MSWindows programs for the BAT robot using 
HUNGARIAN naming conventions.
EGAD
FORTRAN Used FORTRAN 2 at Algonquin College, and FORTRAN 5 at Tarot Electronics.
+ HTML I no longer program in raw HTML unless my visual tool (Netscape Composer) misbehaves. 
LISP Third level CS course at CMU.  I use LISP as rarely as possible 
SLIP
+ JAVA GUI and interface control for AutoID demos
This is my language of choice. 
Operating Systems
    Operating Systems distinguished by + are in use on my personal machines.

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DOS Icon DOS 
1.0 - 6.2
 

Established Wintel background in DOS, beginning with a pre-release IBM-PC[NULL], and pre-release of DOS 1.0
This PC is still in service.
Windows to 3.3 Discontinued use, in favor of Win95/98/2000.
+ Win95/98  OS of choice on personal machines.
Windows NT I have explored NT in order to debug a client's network problem. 
 
+ Linux, Unix Used and configured UNIX at CMU in Computer Science courses. 
LINUX is installed on one personal machine.
Dynamo This operating system was distributed on Hyperion machines made by Dynalogic.
Selected Applications
    Packages distinguished by + are in use on my personal machines.
+ Borland C++ Icon  Borland C++ The Borland computing environment is my C++ of choice, including 
ObjectWindows and VisualSolutions. 
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Symantec C++ 
Microsoft C++
I use these packages only if Borland cannot provide the components I need. 
Cadence Used in a course at CMU 
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Corel Suite 8
Corel Office 2000
WordPerfect pen Corel WordPerfect
Corel balloon logo Corel Draw! 
Quattro Pro calculator Corel Quattro Pro
 
+ Kawa Icon  Kawa with CodeWright Integrated Development Environment for Java
+  Lotus SmartSuite 97
Lotus 123 Icon Lotus 123
 
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Matlab 
Simulink 
Used in several courses at CMU
+ Netscape animated logo  Netscape Netscape Communicator [4.02] 
Netscape Composer was used to develop the pages for this site 
+ Paint Shop Pro Icon  PaintShop Pro Used extensively to prepare the images for this site. 
+ Spice 
B2Spice
Used in a course at CMU 
I prefer other design and simulation tools. 
+ TimeSys Logo TimeWiz I tested this realtime system design tool, for the manufacturer. 
+ TurboTax
Verilog Used in a course at CMU. 
Selected Software Tools
    Packages distinguished by + are in use on my personal machines.
+ Network Associates McAfee Nuts & Bolts
+ Power Quest Partition Magic
Drive Image, Drive Copy
+ Quarterdeck WINProbe
+ Symantec Norton Utilities
Also
    In response to specific enquiries:
Ada I have used Ada only for a few, very small programs.  I am not proficient in this language.
COBOL
Visual Basic
I have not used COBOL or VB, but I am tutoring students at a beginning level.
 
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