Accession Number:

AD0603146

Title:

Operating Systems

Descriptive Note:

[Technical Report, Research Report]

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1962-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

100

Abstract:

Operating systems in this paper is defined as the whole complex of programming Computers, debugging, and operational aids with which the programmer deals. For the purposes of discussion, the components of an operating system are divided into three categories 1 Input-output systems Codes which, in conjunction with the hardware, get data in and out of the machine. 2 Processors Codes which transform data. 3 Supervisory systems Codes which are responsible for job or task sequencing and communication between the programmer and components of the operating system.

Descriptors:

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement:

[A, Approved For Public Release]