Accession Number : AD0807689
Title : AN EXPANDING COMPUTER OPERATING SYSTEM.
Descriptive Note : Interim technical rept.,
Corporate Author : MOORE SCHOOL OF ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING PHILADELPHIA PA
Personal Author(s) : Ostrand, Thomas Joseph
Report Date : DEC 1966
Pagination or Media Count : 67
Abstract : The IBM 7040 computer has been programmed in the MAP language to simulate a computer operating system called the growing machine. The fundamental goal has been a system with the ability to expand its library of programs, storage devices, and functions as the user requires in a simple and effective manner. (Author)
Descriptors : (*DIGITAL COMPUTERS, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING), (*MEMORY DEVICES, DIGITAL COMPUTERS), (*PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES, COMPUTER PROGRAMS), THESES, SIMULATION, CORE STORAGE, MAGNETIC CORES, SUBROUTINES, INPUT OUTPUT DEVICES, INFORMATION RETRIEVAL, FLOW CHARTING, SYNTAX.
Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE