Computer

Issue 11 • Nov. 1980

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  • Computer

    Publication Year: 1980, Page(s): c1
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  • A Professional Seminar IBM's 4300 Series: An Update or a Revolution?

    Publication Year: 1980, Page(s): c2
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  • Table of contents

    Publication Year: 1980, Page(s):1 - 2
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  • Introducing

    Publication Year: 1980, Page(s):3 - 6
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  • Special Message

    Publication Year: 1980, Page(s): 7
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  • Letters to the Editor

    Publication Year: 1980, Page(s): 8
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  • Supersystems for the 80's

    Publication Year: 1980, Page(s):11 - 14
    Cited by:  Papers (3)
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    LSI technology has led to architectural adaptation and increased computational concurrency—powerful means of improving throughput. View full abstract»

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  • Adptable Architectures for Supersystems

    Publication Year: 1980, Page(s):17 - 35
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    New adaptation properties for supersystem architectures will allow higher throughputs from the same hardware, lengthening system life cycles. View full abstract»

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  • Ballistic Missile Defense: A Supercomputer Challenge

    Publication Year: 1980, Page(s):37 - 46
    Cited by:  Papers (23)
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    Incredibly complex ballistic missile defense computational problems have been a rich source of technological advance. The BMD challenge will stimulate supercomputer development through the 1980's. View full abstract»

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  • Call for Abstracts 1981 ACM Computer Science Conference

    Publication Year: 1980, Page(s): 47
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  • Data Flow Supercomputers

    Publication Year: 1980, Page(s):48 - 56
    Cited by:  Papers (273)  |  Patents (12)
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    Programmability with increased performance? New strategies to attain this goal include two approaches to data flow architecture: data flow multiprocessors and the cell block architecture. View full abstract»

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  • Task Allocation in Distributed Data Processing

    Publication Year: 1980, Page(s):57 - 69
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    Load balancing increases throughput but creates interprocessor overhead. This research suggests that a programming approach is the task allocation strategy most likely to balance these conflicting factors. View full abstract»

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  • Second Generation of Vector Supercomputers

    Publication Year: 1980, Page(s):71 - 83
    Cited by:  Papers (21)  |  Patents (2)
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    Integral scalar processing and increased parallelism are major advances in supercomputer evolution. Three second-generation machines—BSP, Cyber 205, and Cray-1— are here described and compared. View full abstract»

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  • 2 Tutorial Series Perspectives on Business Data Processing

    Publication Year: 1980, Page(s):84 - 99
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    Second in a series commissioned by the Computer Society, this tutorial establishes "typical" application and system requirements for the diverse activities comprising business computing. View full abstract»

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  • Workshop Report: Computer Packaging Workshop Explores Impact of LSI

    Publication Year: 1980, Page(s):100 - 103
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    A greater percentage of total system cost will be in packaging, making the role of the system packaging engineer crucial for ensuring reasonable system cost. View full abstract»

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  • The Open Channel

    Publication Year: 1980, Page(s):104 - 105
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  • New Products

    Publication Year: 1980, Page(s):106 - 113
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  • Recent IC Announcements

    Publication Year: 1980, Page(s): 114
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  • Recent Microsystems Announcements

    Publication Year: 1980, Page(s): 115
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  • New Applications & Recent Research

    Publication Year: 1980, Page(s):116 - 117
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  • ACM the Perfect Complement to IEEE-Computer Society Membership!

    Publication Year: 1980, Page(s):118 - 120
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  • Update: information for the computer systems design professional

    Publication Year: 1980, Page(s):121 - 123
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  • Classified Ads

    Publication Year: 1980, Page(s):124 - 127
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  • Call for Papers

    Publication Year: 1980, Page(s):130 - 131
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  • Calendar

    Publication Year: 1980, Page(s):132 - 134
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