Accession Number : AD0844680
Title : A Study of Operating Systems for Data Management.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. Jun-Aug 68,
Corporate Author : SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT CORP ROME NY
Personal Author(s) : Barley, D. A. ; Vorhaus, D. A. ; Weissman, C.
Report Date : NOV 1968
Pagination or Media Count : 23
Abstract : Three computer operating systems were studied to determine if all or any are suitable as monitors for handling on-line data management systems on the General Electric 635 computer. The operating systems studied were: GECOS III - A system under development by G.E.; Darmouth Phase II - A system under development at Darmouth College; and ADEPT - A system under development by Systems Development Corporation. Each System was examined for conformance to services required by on-line communication, program chaining, file management, central communication areas. (Author)
Descriptors : (*DATA PROCESSING, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING), TIME SHARING, SCHEDULING, EFFICIENCY, DIGITAL COMPUTERS, INTERACTIONS, CORRELATION TECHNIQUES.
Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE