Computer

Issue 4 • April 1981

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  • Computer

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): c1
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  • The Leading Microprocessor Operating Systems for the 1980s [advertisement]

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

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):1 - 2
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  • Computer Technology Moves Fast

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):3 - 6
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  • Automated Development Environments

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):7 - 10
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    Future software development systems will build on the success of Unix and Interlisp, adding central data bases to store in-progress project information accessible through sophisticated user interfaces. View full abstract»

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  • Energy Independence... and Link [advertisement]

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 11
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  • The Unix Progamming Environment

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):12 - 24
    Cited by:  Papers (34)  |  Patents (1)
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    Since complex Unix tools are built from simple, single-function components, programmers see their work as the creation and use of tools. This view encourages growth, not reinvention. View full abstract»

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  • SofTool 80™ Release I A Programming Environment Available...Off-the-Shelf...Today

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 23
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  • The Interlisp Programming Environment

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):25 - 33
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    Integration, extensibility, and ease of modification made Interlisp unique and powerful. Its adaptations will enhance the power of the coming world of personal computing and advanced displays. View full abstract»

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  • At General Electric We're Using Computers in Ways No One Thought of Before

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 34
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  • Software Environment Research: Directions for the Next Five Years

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):35 - 43
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    A two-stage strategy, aimed first at understanding the role and characteristics of software environments and then at construction of experimental systems, distinguishes this near-term research plan. View full abstract»

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  • At General Electric We're Using Computers in Ways No One Thought of Before

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 44
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  • Personal Development Systems for the Professional Programmer

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):45 - 53
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    Recent advances in hardware technology–VLSI, graphics, voice, powerful personal computers–can be brought to bear on problems of software development. View full abstract»

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  • Tutorial Series 7 Software Project Verification and Validation

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):54 - 70
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    From prototype techniques presently used, new directions are emerging that lead to improved management and earlier detection of errors. View full abstract»

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  • Special Feature An Overview of Data Compression Techniques

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):71 - 75
    Cited by:  Papers (25)  |  Patents (38)
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    Reducing redundancy in data representation leads to decreased data storage requirements and lower costs for data communication. View full abstract»

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  • If you Go for Hands-on Problem-Solving, but can Never Count on Computer Access... ...have we Got Space for you! [advertisement]

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 76
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  • Workshop Report: The Coming Decade of Innovation

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):77 - 80
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    New technology is not without its failures. Will gallium arsenide ICs, Josephson junctions, and SOS be among those of the 1980's? View full abstract»

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  • The Most Comprehensive and Useful Computer Reference in the World [advertisement]

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 81
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  • New Products

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):82 - 86
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  • Hayden Solves your Design Problems... [advertisement]

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 87
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  • Recent IC Announcements

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 88
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  • You can't Tell the Players without a Program [advertisement]

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 89
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  • Recent Microsystems Announcements

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 90
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  • FTCS-11

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 91
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  • New Applications & Recent Research

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 92
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