About Pharo

Mission

Pharo's goal is to deliver a clean, innovative, free open-source environment.

By providing a stable and small core system, excellent developing tools, and maintained releases, Pharo is an attractive platform to build and deploy mission critical applications.

Pharo fosters a healthy ecosystem of both private and commercial contributors who advance and maintain the core system and its external packages.

Pharo features

  • A dynamic, pure object-oriented programming language in the tradition of Smalltalk
  • An IDE (integrated development environment)
  • A huge library and set of external packages

Pharo and Business

The goal of Pharo is to sustain and grow business.

Pharo contributors

People around the world contribute to Pharo. (Do not forget to sign the license agreement)

Here are the names of those who directly contributed to the last release, in alphabetical order:

Jean-Baptiste ArnaudJean-Baptiste Arnaud
Simon AllierSimon Allier
Philippe BackPhilippe Back
Clément BeraClément Bera
Alexandre BergelAlexandre Bergel
Torsten BergmannTorsten Bergmann
Usman BhattiUsman Bhatti
Vincent BlondeauVincent Blondeau
Noury BouraqadiNoury Bouraqadi
Johan BrichauJohan Brichau
Camillo BruniCamillo Bruni
Sven Van CaekenbergheSven Van Caekenberghe
Damien CassouDamien Cassou
Nicolas CellierNicolas Cellier
Guido ChariGuido Chari
Dimitris ChloupisDimitris Chloupis
Bernardo ContrerasBernardo Contreras
Ben ComanBen Coman
Gabriel Omar CotelliGabriel Omar Cotelli
Jordi DelgadoJordi Delgado
Tommaso Del SassoTommaso Del Sasso
Gisela DecuzziGisela Decuzzi
Christophe DemareyChristophe Demarey
Sean DeNigrisSean DeNigris
Marcus DenkerMarcus Denker
Martin DiasMartin Dias
Erwan DouailleErwan Douaille
Stephane DucasseStephane Ducasse
Stephan EggermontStephan Eggermont
Pablo EstefoPablo Estefo
Luc FabresseLuc Fabresse
Johan FabryJohan Fabry
Hilaire FernandesHilaire Fernandes
Nahuel GarbezzaNahuel Garbezza
Leo GassmanLeo Gassman
Lucas GiudiceLucas Giudice
Tudor GirbaTudor Girba
Thierry GoubierThierry Goubier
Norbert HartlNorbert Hartl
Dale HenrichsDale Henrichs
Pablo HerreroPablo Herrero
Nicolai HessNicolai Hess
Andre HoraAndre Hora
Alejandro InfanteAlejandro Infante
Ricardo JacasRicardo Jacas
Henrik Sperre JohansenHenrik Sperre Johansen
Denis KudryashovDenis Kudryashov
Pavel KrivanekPavel Krivanek
Juraj KubelkaJuraj Kubelka
Laurent LaffontLaurent Laffont
Jannik LavalJannik Laval
Max LeskeMax Leske
David LewisDavid Lewis
Diego LontDiego Lont
Esteban LorenzanoEsteban Lorenzano
Esteban MaringoloEsteban Maringolo
Stefan MarrStefan Marr
Mariano Martinez PeckMariano Martinez Peck
Roberto MinelliRoberto Minelli
Hernan Morales DurandHernan Morales Durand
Eliot MirandaEliot Miranda
Fernando OliveroFernando Olivero
Nicolas Papagna MaldonadoNicolas Papagna Maldonado
Nick PapoyliasNick Papoylias
Nicolas PasseriniNicolas Passerini
Vanessa PeñaVanessa Peña
Nicolas PettonNicolas Petton
Alain PlantecAlain Plantec
Guillermo PolitoGuillermo Polito
Damien PolletDamien Pollet
Sergi ReynerSergi Reyner
Jochen RickJochen Rick
Benjamin Van RyseghemBenjamin Van Ryseghem
Markiyan RizunMarkiyan Rizun
Ronie SalgadoRonie Salgado
Camille TeruelCamille Teruel
Juan Pablo Sandoval AlcocerJuan Pablo Sandoval Alcocer
Samir SalehSamir Saleh
Frank SheararFrank Shearar
Igor StasenkoIgor Stasenko
Serge StinckwichSerge Stinckwich
Aliaksei SyrelAliaksei Syrel
Sebastian TleyeSebastian Tleye
Yuriy TymchukYuriy Tymchuk
Andres ValloudAndres Valloud
Martin WalkMartin Walk
Hernan Wilkinson.Hernan Wilkinson

If your name is missing from the above list, send an email to board@pharo.org with a picture of yourself (PNG file, format 70x70 pixels).

Pharo is opensource

Pharo an opensource project released under the MIT license.

The board

Pharo has a board composed of Marcus Denker, Stephane Ducasse, Sven Van Caekenberghe, Tudor Gîrba and Esteban Lorenzano.

The role of the board is to make decisions if in the future the community can't decide on a course of action.

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