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Design of real-time computer systems. [electronic resource]

By: Martin, James, 1933-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Prentice-Hall series in automatic computation. Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice-Hall [1967]Description: xviii, 629 p. illus. 24 cm.Subject(s): Real-time data processing | Systèmes de traitement en temps réelDDC classification: 001.6/44/04 Other classification: 54.20 Online resources: Free eBook from the Internet Archive | Additional information and access via Open Library
Contents:
Section 1: Introduction -- Introduction -- The basic building blocks -- Section 2: Techniques -- Basic techniques -- Response time -- Time sharing systems -- Reliability and standby -- The man-machine interface -- Conversations with a computer -- The organization of data in the processing unit -- The programs -- The flow of work through a typical system -- Section 3: Applications -- Basic functions of an on-line system -- The real-time computer in a technical system -- The information system in a business environment -- Airline reservations -- Banking -- Message switching -- Manufacturing control -- Section 4: Hardware -- The computers -- Telecommunication facilities -- Terminals and displays -- Planning the data files -- Section 5: Design calculations -- The critical factors -- The estimating process -- Simulation -- Probability and queuing theory -- Estimating the random-access file sizes -- Estimating file reference times and queues -- Estimating the program sizes -- Estimating the system timing -- Estimating the core storage requirements -- Estimating storage for input/output buffering -- Estimating line and terminal requirements -- The reasons for wrong estimates -- Section 6: Implementation -- Accuracy and security -- The programming work -- System testing -- Cutting over the system -- A questionnaire for planning -- Implementation charts.
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Section 1: Introduction -- Introduction -- The basic building blocks -- Section 2: Techniques -- Basic techniques -- Response time -- Time sharing systems -- Reliability and standby -- The man-machine interface -- Conversations with a computer -- The organization of data in the processing unit -- The programs -- The flow of work through a typical system -- Section 3: Applications -- Basic functions of an on-line system -- The real-time computer in a technical system -- The information system in a business environment -- Airline reservations -- Banking -- Message switching -- Manufacturing control -- Section 4: Hardware -- The computers -- Telecommunication facilities -- Terminals and displays -- Planning the data files -- Section 5: Design calculations -- The critical factors -- The estimating process -- Simulation -- Probability and queuing theory -- Estimating the random-access file sizes -- Estimating file reference times and queues -- Estimating the program sizes -- Estimating the system timing -- Estimating the core storage requirements -- Estimating storage for input/output buffering -- Estimating line and terminal requirements -- The reasons for wrong estimates -- Section 6: Implementation -- Accuracy and security -- The programming work -- System testing -- Cutting over the system -- A questionnaire for planning -- Implementation charts.

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