Accession Number : ADA186593

Title :   Design, Implementation and Evaluation of an Operating System for a Network of Transputers.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s) : Cordeiro, Mauricio de Menezes

PDF Url : ADA186593

Report Date : Jun 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 163

Abstract : This thesis presents the Design, Implementation and Evaluation of an Operating System for a Network of Transputers, with main focus on the Communication Subsystem. It also introduces the novice to the Transputer Development System (TDS), and suggests a sequence for developing applications. All the programs and examples presented in this thesis were implemented in the OCCAM1 Programming Language, and using the Transputer Development System (TDS-D600), running under the VAX/VMS Operating System at the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS). Keywords include: Transputer, Operating system, OCCAM, TDS, Network, Concurrent processing, Distributed system, Routing, Message communications, and Thesis.

Descriptors :   *COMMUNICATION AND RADIO SYSTEMS, MESSAGE PROCESSING

Subject Categories : Radio Communications

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE