: CADAM (Computer Augmented Design And Manufacturing) is a CAD related product that was developed by Lockheed. CADAM is/was software originally written for IBM mainframes and later ported to UNIX workstations. A variant of CADAM called Micro CADAM was also developed, which also ran on PCs under DOS.
* IBM agrees to sell CADAM to aerospace companies
* CADAM Release 18.3 Released.
Provided support for IBM mainframes running VM/CMS.
* CADAM INC is formed as a subsidiary of Lockheed Corp.
* CADAM, Inc v. Adage, Inc.
CADAM INC successfully sues Adage over the CADAM look-and-feel. One of the first look-and-feel court cases.
* CADAM INC and SDRC win massive GM C4 benchmark.
:CADAM agrees to port Professional CADAM to Sun, Apollo and HP
* CADAM INC is sold to IBM. CADAM INC an IBM Company is formed.
*Microcadam is formed.
**CADAM INC develops and enhances CADAM (mainframes) and Professional CADAM (workstations)
**Microcadam develops Micro CADAM
* Professional CADAM ported to IBM RS/6000. One of the first non-IBM applications for the workstation.
* Soules v. CADAM court case decision.[http://www.cadam.com
* IBM sells CADAM INC to Dassault Systèmes. This entity is called "Dassault Systemes of America" (DSA)
**DSA maintains mainframe CADAM and Professional CADAM
* Altium is created.
**Altium supports Micro CADAM, P-CAD and IBM CAD
* An old version of Micro CADAM was made available via a free license for use on DOS PCs. Copies of this free version are still available on the internet.
*Microcadam becomes CSC/Microcadam
* Microcadam closes. Dassault Systèmes assumes support for Microcadam software
* Protel takes the name Altium [http://www.cadam.com