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Design of real-time computer systems.

Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice-Hall [1967] .
ISBN 9780132014007, 0132014009

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Subjects Real-time data processing.
Systèmes de traitement en temps réel.
Temps réel (informatique)
système temps réel.
temps réel.
Series Prentice-Hall series in automatic computation.
Description xviii, 629 pages illustrations 24 cm.
Copyright Date [1967]
Contents Section 1: Introduction -- Introduction -- The basic building blocks -- Section 2: Techniques -- Basic techniques -- Response time -- Time sharing systems -- Reliability and standby -- The man-machine interface -- Conversations with a computer -- The organization of data in the processing unit -- The programs -- The flow of work through a typical system -- Section 3: Applications -- Basic functions of an on-line system -- The real-time computer in a technical system -- The information system in a business environment -- Airline reservations -- Banking -- Message switching -- Manufacturing control -- Section 4: Hardware -- The computers -- Telecommunication facilities -- Terminals and displays -- Planning the data files -- Section 5: Design calculations -- The critical factors -- The estimating process -- Simulation -- Probability and queuing theory -- Estimating the random-access file sizes -- Estimating file reference times and queues -- Estimating the program sizes -- Estimating the system timing -- Estimating the core storage requirements -- Estimating storage for input/output buffering -- Estimating line and terminal requirements -- The reasons for wrong estimates -- Section 6: Implementation -- Accuracy and security -- The programming work -- System testing -- Cutting over the system -- A questionnaire for planning -- Implementation charts.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)479559
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WorldCat Identities Martin, James, 1933-2013.
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