Accession Number:

ADA052087

Title:

Using British Standard Interfaces to Create a Fast Link Between Two Computers.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

ROYAL AIRCRAFT ESTABLISHMENT FARNBOROUGH (ENGLAND)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

56.0

Abstract:

An ICL 1906S running under the GEORGE 4 operating system and a Digital Equipment PDP 1140 have been linked using British Standard Interfaces. The PDP 11 user is given access to the 1906S basic peripherals and filestore via the multi-access facilities of GEORGE. He also has the capability of transmitting files between the filestores of the two machines. This Report describes the implementation of the inter-machine link giving specifications for the hardware and software involved. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE