newsSwarm - News

Show details for the latest news.

Latest News Approved
SwarmFest 2015
     posted by schristley, Sun 08 Mar 2015 03:03:42 AM UTC

19th Annual SwarmFest Conference
July 10 - 12, 2015
University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC 29208 USA

Call for Abstracts:
SwarmFest is the annual meeting of the Swarm Development Group (SDG), and one of the oldest communities involved in the development and propagation of [...]

SwarmFest 2014
     posted by schristley, Thu 08 May 2014 09:48:40 PM UTC

17th Annual SwarmFest Conference
June 29th - July 1, 2014
University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN, USA

Call for Abstracts:

The Swarm Development Group, in conjunction with the University of Notre Dame Computer Science & Engineering Department, invites the submission of Abstracts [...]

Swarm mailing lists are moving here to GNU Savannah!
     posted by alexl, Thu 01 Aug 2013 04:14:42 PM UTC


The Swarm mailing lists are moving!

We thank the University of Michigan for housing the Swarm mailing lists for the past many years, but with aging hardware it is time to move the lists to another server. The Swarm Development Group (SDG) has determined to move the mailing lists to be alongside the Swarm source code, which is located [...]

ftp has been disabled and files migrated to http
     posted by alexl, Mon 30 Jan 2006 02:56:33 AM UTC

The download site for Swarm software, examples, documentation, etc. has been moved from ftp :// to Please send an email to if you find any links needing updating. DNS problems: Resolved
     posted by alexl, Wed 20 Apr 2005 01:52:14 AM UTC

Thanks to the hard work of the admins at the Center for the Study of Complex Systems at UMich, the DNS problem seems fixed and all Swarm services: mailing lists, web and wiki should all be up again as of 2005-04-19 afternoon (US. PST).  Please followup to this news if you are still having problems. DNS problems on 2005-04-18
     posted by alexl, Tue 19 Apr 2005 05:35:25 AM UTC

As of the afternoon (U.S. Pacific Daylight Time) on Monday April 18. was having DNS problems due to upstream issues with  the network at the University of Michigan (  This affects the website and wiki, and all mailing lists that use the address.  The good folks the CSCS ( whose subdomain is also affected!) are working on getting things back to normal.

SwarmFest 2005, Torino, Italy, June 5-7, 2005
     posted by alexl, Fri 15 Apr 2005 03:41:48 AM UTC

SwarmFest 2005 will be held in Torino, Italy, June 5-7, 2005. Submissions requested by April 25. Notice of acceptance sent by May 2. Early review and acceptance decision made on request. Late submissions accepted if space in the schedule is available.  Please see the website for more information:

MacOS X binaries
     posted by northcob, Mon 14 Feb 2005 12:46:16 AM UTC

All MacOS X binaries are now at:

Older URLs are no longer available.

Release of Swarm 2.2; new binaries and source links
     posted by SFRailsback, Sat 12 Feb 2005 01:27:58 AM UTC

The development snapshots have been wrapped up into the newly released Swarm 2.2. Information on the release, and download links, are at the Swarm wiki. The wiki is now the main Swarm web site, at See the "stable release" page. Bill Northcott's MacOS code is included on that page; it is now available at

MacOS X Panther - New binaries with Java available
     posted by northcob, Tue 30 Nov 2004 04:37:15 AM UTC - 1 reply

New binaries are available for running Swarm on MacOS X 10.3 Panther.

Until the Savannah files area is working properly again, these will be at

These files include everything other than standard Apple software needed to build and run Swarm models on Panther. [...]

Older News Approved
Swarm has a wiki: posted by alexl, Fri 08 Oct 2004 01:17:07 AM UTC
MacOS X 10.3.x Panther - New Binaries available posted by northcob, Thu 05 Feb 2004 08:50:42 AM UTC
SwarmFest 2004: University of Michigan May 9-11, 2004 posted by alexl, Thu 22 Jan 2004 09:00:13 AM UTC
MacOS X Binary files temporary site posted by northcob, Thu 15 Jan 2004 02:52:58 AM UTC
Pietro Terna's SwarmFest 2003 photos from Notre Dame posted by alexl, Thu 05 Jun 2003 12:22:57 PM UTC
Swarm for Java now works on Mac OS X posted by mgd, Thu 22 May 2003 11:41:18 PM UTC - 1 reply

Back to the top

Powered by Savane 3.13-b921.
Corresponding source code