An Enterprise-Grade C++ Compiler For The Web

Cheerp 2.7 is now available. Check it out! Release notes here.

What is Cheerp?

Cheerp is an enterprise-grade C/C++ compiler for the web that can compile C/C++ into WebAssembly and JavaScript. It is open source, with dual licence (GPLv2 & commercial) and is actively developed/back by Leaning Technologies.

WHY CHEERP?

Unique features

JavaScript interoperability

Expressive intefacing with JavaScript libraries and the DOM, without wrappers or any overhead.

Export C++ with [[cheerp::jsexport]]

Expose a C++ API to be called from external JavaScript libraries or interfaces, or directly from your page.

Combine memory models

Combine fast linear memory with garbage collectible JavaScript objects, the best of both worlds.

Maintain one code base

Cheerp automatically generates both a WebAssembly module & a highly compatible JavaScript module, from one single code base.

CHEERP

The enterprise-grade C/C++
compiler for the Web

Performance oriented

Fastest and leanest output, thanks to our optimizations performed on top of the LLVM industry standard.

Production ready

Tested on complex real-world codebases, for solving real problems effectively.

First class interoperability

Zero-overhead interactions with browser, DOM, WebAPIs (WebGL/WebAudio), or other libraries. Easy for the developer, and extremely efficient.

Enhanced debug

Source maps and a custom memory profiling tool are provided to improve the development cycle.

Developer friendly

Warnings are clear and guide towards solving any problem, along with extensive documentation and tutorials.

Powerful add-ons

In-browser memory profiling, filesystem emulation, OpenGL compatility layer, and several others.

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Customer Stories

Interior design CAD solution for home planning powered by Cheerp

HomeByMe is an online 3D space planning service developed by Dassault Systèmes SE, and powered by Cheerp Market-leading software for home planning, HomeByMe is an online-only 3D home planning service developed by Dassault Systèmes SE, Europe’s second-largest software development company…

Digital identity verification solution powered by Cheerp

Client is a market leader in AI and ML solutions for digital identity verification via real-time processing of ID images. Their core Web solution is powered by Cheerp. A global leader in the capture and validation of identity documents, Client…

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Blog and News

Industry and Product Insights

Cheerp 2.7: compile C++ to WebAssembly plus JavaScript

Today we are releasing Cheerp 2.7, a unique tool for creating WebAssembly and JavaScript-based libraries from C++ code bases. UPDATE, 10th March: in depth article on PartialExecuter is out. Powerful JavaScript-C++ interoperability, support for exceptions and for ES6 modules, and performance and…
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Can you convert C++ Applications into Web Apps?

Do you have a high-performance application or library written in C/C++ that you would like to make available to a wider audience by turning into a Web App? Until recently, this was extremely difficult, and may even have required a…
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Cheerp 2.6 - compiling C++ to WebAssembly and JavaScript

Today we are releasing Cheerp 2.6, the latest major release of Cheerp , with plenty of new optimizations and features, and full backwards compatibility. We are proud to share the advancements and improvements introduced since release 2.5 of our C++ to WebAssembly and JavaScript compiler. In addition…
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The performance and size of the converted code have been always quite impressive, but in the last year, Cheerp has further dramatically improved the runtime speed, and drastically reduced the compiled size, allowing us to save on bandwidth and resources, as well as to extend our customer base.

As a matter of fact, the performance is so good that in 2017 we stopped delivering any alternative native version and moved to a web-only application!

Vincent Picou
CEO, 3DVIA – Dassault Systèmes

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Licences

Community

  • GLPv2 license, for open source projects
  • C/C99/C++99/C++11/C++14 compliant
  • Command line LLVM utilities
  • Documentation and tutorials
  • SourceMap enabled debugging
  • Community support on Discord

Indie

  • Commercial non-copyleft licence, for any project
  • C/C99/C++99/C++11/C++14 compliant
  • Command line LLVM utilities
  • Documentation and tutorials
  • SourceMap enabled debugging
  • Add-ons: Filesystem & in page memory profiler
  • Community support on Discord
  • Available to individual developers and small businesses

£99 per developer, per year 

Enterprise

  • Commercial non-copyleft licence, for any project
  • C/C99/C++99/C++11/C++14 compliant
  • Command line LLVM utilities
  • Documentation and tutorials
  • SourceMap enabled debugging
  • Add-ons: Filesystem & in page memory profiler
  • Enterprise-grade technical support with tailored SLAs
  • Access to our development team for compilation log reviews, video calls, consulting
  • Available to any business

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Download Cheerp

Cheerp is open-source software. Build it from source following these instructions for Linux or Windows.