Accession Number : AD0707322

Title :   GO: GENIE GRAPHICAL INPUT-OUTPUT SYSTEM.

Descriptive Note : Revised edition,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV BERKELEY

Personal Author(s) : Borgerson,B.

Report Date : 27 JUN 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 56

Abstract : GO is an extension of the SDS 930 Time-Sharing System to provide facilities for displaying and interactively manipulating data in graphical form. Its hardware consists of a PDP-5 (DIGITAL EQUIPMENT CORPORATION'S PROGRAMMED DATA PROCESSOR 5) computer, an IDI (Information Displays, Inc.) display controller with a 12 inch X 12 inch type P7 cathode-ray tube screen, a Rand tablet with its associated stylus, a light pen, a five-key handset, and a teletype keyboard. The document will present a detailed picture of the current state of the IDI system with an appendix to sketch the current state of the Burroughs.

Descriptors :   (*INPUT OUTPUT DEVICES, GRAPHICS), (*GRAPHICS, DATA PROCESSING), TIME SHARING, DISPLAY SYSTEMS, CONTROL SYSTEMS, CATHODE RAY TUBES, DIGITAL COMPUTERS, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, MAN MACHINE SYSTEMS

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware
      Computer Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE