Accession Number:

AD0604715

Title:

A DESCRIPTION OF A COOPERATIVE VENTURE IN THE PRODUCTION OF AN AUTOMATIC CODING SYSTEM,

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RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

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Report Date:

1955-09-27

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

The paper surveys and evaluates some of the ideas that were suggested during a search for an improved way of programming problems for machine solution. It attempts to justify the choices that were made in the design of PACT I, a program that produces efficient machine language code for the 701 computer from a concise description of the steps in a calculation. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE