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Issue 12 • Date Dec. 1981

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  • Computer

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): c1
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  • We Fit in Practically Anywhere... Including your Budget! [advertisement]

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): c2
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  • Table of contents

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):1 - 3
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  • Announcing the IEEE Computer Society's First Tutorial Week Europe 82

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):4 - 5
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  • Give Your Kids the Gift of Computer Literacy [advertisement]

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 6
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  • Money-Back Guarantee for Computer Professionals: Buy Factory-Direct from Intelligent Systems

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 7
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  • Interconnection Networks

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):8 - 9
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    Interconnection networks are a natural result of advances in computer technology that brought about demands for improved system performance. As computer systems evolved from the batch-processing models of the 1960's to the time-sharing models of the 1970's, their evolution was basically confined within the von Neumann architectural model, with hardware costs being a significant limiting factor. Ho... View full abstract»

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  • Zilog's System 8000™, the Supermicro

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):10 - 11
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  • A Survey of Interconnection Networks

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):12 - 27
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    Concurrent processing depends on interconnection networks for communication among processors and memory modules. Various network topologies and switching strategies are covered here. View full abstract»

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  • When the Factory-of-the-Future is the Factory-of-Today, will you be Able to Say "I was There"? [advertisement]

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):28 - 29
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  • Advance Announcement... Tutorial Week East 82

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 30
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  • Design and Validation of a Connection Network for Many-Processor Multiprocessor Systems

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):31 - 41
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    Distributed control and circuit switching are the keys to fast access in the many-processor to many-memory-module connection network proposed for the Numerical Aerodynamic Simulator. View full abstract»

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  • Call for Papers

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 42
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  • Packet Switching Interconnection Networks for Modular Systems

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):43 - 53
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    Adding buffers to a packet switching network can increase throughput in certain system architectures. A word of warning—don't make them too large. View full abstract»

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  • Call for Papers

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 54
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  • Interconnection Networks Using Shuffles

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):55 - 64
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    Networking techniques allow several processors within a multiprocessing system to cooperate efficiently on a single large problem. View full abstract»

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  • The Multistage Cube: A Versatile Interconnection Network

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):65 - 76
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    The cube network can support both MIMD and SIMD processing in distributed systems. It allows flexible communications in systems like PASM, PUMPS, and the BMD test bed. View full abstract»

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  • Structure the Use: Notes on a Method for Designing Computing System Environments

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):77 - 86
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    We may be able to design a better computer system if we think of it as an entity inseparable from all of the training, documentation, and folklore that help make it work. View full abstract»

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  • How to Flowchart for Hardware

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):87 - 102
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    The flowchart method is a procedure for designing the processor of a computer. It helps transform the English description into the formal description a circuit designer needs. View full abstract»

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  • Design Trade-Offs in VAX-11 Translation Buffer Organization

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):103 - 111
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    A major feature of the VAX-11 is its large virtual address space. This trace-driven simulation scheme evaluates address translation hardware that supports this feature cost-effectively. View full abstract»

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  • The Open Channel

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 112
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  • IEEE 1982 International Conference on Circuits and Computers (ICCC)

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 113
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  • Computer Magazine Annual Index Volume 14, 1981

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):114 - 121
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  • New Products

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):122 - 127
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  • Recent IC Announcements

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 128
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