EMAS - The Edinburgh Multi-Access System

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Author(s)Whitfield H, Wight AS
Publication type Article
JournalComputer Journal
ISSN (print)0010-4620
ISSN (electronic)1460-2067
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EMAS is a general-purpose time-sharing system for the ICL System 4-75 computer, with provision for fully interactive and background processing. It is a virtual memory system with a three level storage hierarchy.An outline description of the system is given together with a more detailed description of the paging and scheduling software, which is based on the working set concept. Detailed performance figures are included.
PublisherOxford University Press
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