NONMEM Users Network Archive

Hosted by Cognigen

RE: NONMEM 7 Update

From: Eleveld, DJ <d.j.eleveld>
Date: Thu, 2 Jul 2009 12:10:50 +0200

Can anyone explain what advantages encryted source code might have?
 
For me at least, the NONMEM source code is already functionally encrypted because of my poor understanding of Fortran. But it is unclear to me what problem encryted source code actually solves. Can anyone enlighten me?
 
Douglas Eleveld

________________________________

From: owner-nmusers Thomas
Sent: Wed 01/07/2009 9:21 PM
To: nmusers nm.com
Subject: [NMusers] NONMEM 7 Update


Dear All:
 
This is just a brief update regarding the availability of NONMEM 7. We had hoped to begin distribution of this new version at this time. However, there are some final code changes to be made followed by thorough testing. We hope to be able to begin distribution in early August.
 
Please be certain that the contact information that we have on file for your license(s) is up to date. This is the person to whom NONMEM 7 will be sent . Please send any updates regarding the correct contact person to IDSSOFTWARE
 
Please note that NONMEM 7 will have a licensing system. More details will be provided as we approach the release date.
 
Our experience with distributing binary code to the beta testers was very mixed. Some testers had no problems; others had considerable difficulty with achieving a successful installation. We are now considering the distribution of NONMEM 7, for the most part, as encrypted source code. An installation program will be included. The SIZES file and several other resource files will be left unencrypted so that the user can make desired changes prior to compilation as was possible with previous versions. This change in our method of distribution will require that a revised licensing agreement be executed.
 
Regards,
 
Bob Bauer
Vice-President, Pharmacometrics
 
Alison Boeckmann
Consultant
 
Bill Bachman
Director, Pharmacometrics R&D
 
Tom Ludden
Vice-President, Pharmacometrics R&D

ICON Development Solutions

Tel: + 1 410 696 3040
Mob: + 1 410 258 2411
Fax: + 1 410 480 0776
Email: thomas.ludden iconplc.com

Web: www.icondevsolutions.com



ICON plc made the following annotations.
------------------------------------------------------------------------------
This e-mail transmission may contain confidential or legally privileged information
that is intended only for the individual or entity named in the e-mail address. If you
are not the intended recipient, you are hereby notified that any disclosure, copying,
distribution, or reliance upon the contents of this e-mail is strictly prohibited. If
you have received this e-mail transmission in error, please reply to the sender, so that
ICON plc can arrange for proper delivery, and then please delete the message.
Thank You,
ICON plc
South County Business Park
Leopardstown
Dublin 18
Ireland
Registered number: 145835



De inhoud van dit bericht is vertrouwelijk en alleen bestemd voor de geadresseerde(n). Anderen dan de geadresseerde(n) mogen geen gebruik maken van dit bericht, het niet openbaar maken of op enige wijze verspreiden of vermenigvuldigen. Het UMCG kan niet aansprakelijk gesteld worden voor een incomplete aankomst of vertraging van dit verzonden bericht.

The contents of this message are confidential and only intended for the eyes of the addressee(s). Others than the addressee(s) are not allowed to use this message, to make it public or to distribute or multiply this message in any way. The UMCG cannot be held responsible for incomplete reception or delay of this transferred message.
Received on Thu Jul 02 2009 - 06:10:50 EDT

The NONMEM Users Network is maintained by ICON plc. Requests to subscribe to the network should be sent to: nmusers-request@iconplc.com.

Once subscribed, you may contribute to the discussion by emailing: nmusers@globomaxnm.com.