Accession Number : AD0713477

Title :   CONSIDERATIONS IN THE DESIGN OF AN XDS SIGMA 7 MULTICS.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : HOUSTON UNIV TEX DEPT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE

Personal Author(s) : Henderson,Helen ; Organick,Elliott I.

Report Date : SEP 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 55

Abstract : The paper attempts to show how a Multics-like virtual memory might be made to work on XDS (Xerox Data Systems) Sigma 7 hardware to support a multi-access multiprogrammed operating system. The body provides the basis for a feasible software design for a Sigma 7 Multics virtual memory. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*DATA STORAGE SYSTEMS, DESIGN), (*COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, MULTIPLE OPERATION), TIME SHARING, PROTECTION, INFORMATION RETRIEVAL, SAFETY DEVICES, MEMORY DEVICES, INTERFACES, CONTROL SYSTEMS

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware
      Computer Systems
      Computer Systems Management and Standards

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE