Accession Number : AD0289831

Title :   JOVIAL AND ITS DOCUMENTATION

Corporate Author : SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : SHAW,CHRISTOPHER J.

Report Date : 30 OCT 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : JOVIAL is described as a general purpose, procedure-oriented, and largely computer-independent programming language intended primarily for professional programmers. JOVIAL was designed and implemented by SDC to produce programs for large, computer-based, military command and control systems. A short history of JOVIAL's compiler design and a selected bibliography are given. (Author)

Descriptors :   *PROGRAMMING (COMPUTERS), BIBLIOGRAPHIES, DIGITAL COMPUTERS, LANGUAGE

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE