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Title:The loadable Illinois-Newcastle connection
Author(s):Tuomenoska, Mark Logan
Department / Program:Computer Science
Discipline:Computer Science
Degree Granting Institution:University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Degree:M.S. (master's)
Subject(s):Computer science
Newcastle connection
Distributed systems
Abstract:In 1974, Dennis Ritchie and Ken Thompson published their now famous paper The UNIX1 Time-Sharing System in Communications of the ACr..L In 1978, approximately 1000 computers ran the UNIX system world wide. By 1982 this number had increased to 5000. Today, there are more than 100,000 UNIX systems in operation [Ma, 84J. There are currently more than 70 computer lines which run UNIX and approximately 100 companies developing UNIX applications. UNIX is used at some 1400 colleges and universities around the world. The rapid and continuing spread of the UNIX system into both academic and industrial areas is undeniable.
Issue Date:1983
Genre:Dissertation / Thesis
Rights Information:Copyright 1983 Mark Logan Tuomenoska
Date Available in IDEALS:2017-03-28

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