Accession Number : ADA131325

Title :   A Summary of Research on Microprocessor Networks.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept.,

Corporate Author : UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LOS ANGELES DEPT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE

Personal Author(s) : Hansen,Brinch

PDF Url : ADA131325

Report Date : May 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : This report summarizes the achievements of research that led to the development of a new programming concept for computer networks, known as Distributed Processes. This new concept had considerable influence on the subsequent development of the programming language Ada by the Department of Defense. The goal of the research was to develop a design methodology that will make the software and hardware structure of microprocessor networks and multiprocessors simple, reliable and efficient.

Descriptors :   *Computer programming, *Microprocessors, *Networks, Multiprocessors, Computer programs, Computer architecture, Programming languages

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware
      Computer Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE