Accession Number : ADA132320

Title :   A Technical Overview of the National Software Works.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : BOLT BERANEK AND NEWMAN INC CAMBRIDGE MA

Personal Author(s) : Schantz,Richard E ; Thomas,Robert H

PDF Url : ADA132320

Report Date : Mar 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 118

Abstract : This report presents a technical overview of the National Software Works System architecture and design. The NSW is a working example of a network operating system, which is intended to integrate and provide uniform access to software tools residing on a number of constituent host systems connected to the ARPA Network. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Computer programs, *Computer architecture, *Communications networks, *Distributed data processing, Computer communications, Computer programming, Modular construction, Resource management, Computers, Man computer interface, Integrated systems, Retrofitting, Coherence, Management planning and control, Systems engineering, Prototypes, Air Force equipment, Files(Records), Data bases, Logistics support, Reliability, Performance(Engineering)

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware
      Computer Systems
      Non-radio Communications

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE