multiprogramming


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multiprogramming

(ˌmʌltɪˈprəʊɡræmɪŋ)
n
(Computer Science) a time-sharing technique by which several computer programs are each run for a short period in rotation
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Noun1.multiprogramming - the execution of two or more computer programs by a single computer
instruction execution, execution - (computer science) the process of carrying out an instruction by a computer
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multiprogramming

multiprograming (US) [ˌmʌltɪˈprəʊgræmɪŋ] Nmultiprogramación f
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References in periodicals archive ?
Layland, "Scheduling algorithms for multiprogramming in a hard real-time environment," Journal of ACM, vol.
Though, it is possible to run multiple programs simultaneously using multiprogramming, CPU can only execute single instruction at a time.
Layland, "Scheduling algorithms for multiprogramming in a hard-real-time environment," Journal of ACM, vol.
To reduce it, in our coming work we will use the multiprogramming to run two approaches of parallelism.
Layland, "Scheduling algorithms for multiprogramming in a hard-real-time environment," Journal of the Association for Computing Machinery, vol.
These users are called the multiprogramming level (MPL) [3, 5, 6].
In 1971, RCC decided to buy and operate a more powerful computer system CDC CYBER 70, which enabled multiprogramming and remote job entry.
Okazawa, "Development of an [H.sup.15.sub.2]O steady-state method combining a bolus and slow increasing injection with a multiprogramming syringe pump," Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism, vol.
26 mins LESSON 18 buffers, multiprogramming, multiprocessing, channels.
Topics include processes and threads, system performance, systems with multiprogramming, CPU scheduling, and synchronization principles, among others.

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