Accession Number : ADA190633

Title :   Supercomputer Environment.

Descriptive Note : Annual technical rept. 1 Oct 86-30 Sep 87.

Corporate Author : ILLINOIS UNIV AT URBANA

PDF Url : ADA190633

Report Date : 30 Oct 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : This summary covers goals and first year accomplishments of the Faust project, a research effort to develop a software engineering environment of supercomputer application development. The goal of Faust is to provide a user-friendly workstation of integrated development tools that caters to a broad range of user expertise. Faust comprises individual efforts in the area of user interface tools, expert systems, parallel program debugging, performance evaluation, symbolic processing, error analysis, and graphics. The Faust project is additionally supporting efforts in the areas of fluid and structural dynamics. Overall project goals are outlined, followed by a summary of first contract year's accomplishments that were presented to the Faust project review team on August 6, 1987.

Descriptors :   *SUPERCOMPUTERS, *COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, DEBUGGING(COMPUTERS), DYNAMICS, ERROR ANALYSIS, FLUIDS, INTEGRATED SYSTEMS, INTERFACES, PERFORMANCE TESTS, PARALLEL PROCESSING, TOOLS, SYSTEMS ENGINEERING, TOOLS, USER NEEDS

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE