Kitware VTK 6.0.0 Is Available For Download

Dave DeMarle | Kitware Blog | June 24, 2013

Kitware and the VTK team are happy to announce that VTK 6.0.0 is available for download at:

6.0 is the first major release since 5.0 in December 2005. The great extent of refactoring that went into VTK’s pipeline and build system is what makes this a major release. The pipeline changes cleanly separate the Algorithm, DataObject, and Executive classes. The build system changes automate and simplify intra-library build time dependency analysis. Together they facilitate adding new features to and removing unwanted features from VTK. To learn how to take advantage of these structural changes see, and

Besides the low level changes, there are many new features in VTK 6.0 that are more readily apparent to users of applications built with VTK. [...]