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Boost.Asio is a cross-platform C++ library for network programming that provides developers with a consistent asynchronous I/O model using a modern C++ approach.

Using Boost.Asio

How to use Boost.Asio in your applications. Includes information on library dependencies and supported platforms.


A tutorial that introduces the fundamental concepts required to use Boost.Asio, and shows how to use Boost.Asio to develop simple client and server programs.


Examples that illustrate the use of Boost.Asio in more complex applications.


Detailed class and function reference.


Rationale and design information for Boost.Asio.

Last revised: March 28, 2008 at 08:05:42 GMT