Computing Systems 1991

A quarterly publication of the USENIX Association

Volume 4 • Number 3 • Summer 1991

USENIX Association and Editorial Board

Greetings by Michael D. O'Dell, Editor-in-Chief; Peter H. Salus, Managing Editor

Guest Editorial by Eugene Spafford, Purdue University

Experience Developing the RP3 Operating System by Ray Bryant, Hung-Yang Chang, and Bryan Rosenburg, IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center

Configurable Data Manipulation in an Attached Multiprocessor by Marc F. Pucci, Bellcore

Distributed Programming with Objects and Threads in the Clouds System by Partha Dasgupta and R. Ananthanarayanan, Arizona State University; Sathis Menon and Ajay Mohindra, Georgia Institute of Technology; Raymond Chen, Siemens-Nixdorf Information Systems

Evolution of a Communication System for Distributed Transaction Processing in Raid by Bharat Bhargava and Yongguang Zhang, Purdue University; Enrique Mafla, Universidad San Francisco, Quito

Measured Performance of Caching in the Sprite Network File System by Brent B. Welch, Xerox PARC

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