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dc.contributor.author Donovan, John J. en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2011-01-10T21:01:54Z
dc.date.available 2011-01-10T21:01:54Z
dc.date.issued 1975 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1721.1/60458
dc.description.abstract This paper presents a scheme using the virtual machine concept for creating: 1) An environment for increasing the effectiveness of researchers who must use analytical, modeling systems and have complex data management needs; 2) A mechanism for multi-user coordination of access and update to a central data base; 3) A mechanism for creating an environment where several different modeling facilities can access the same data base; 4) A mechanism for creating an environment where several different and potentially incompatible data management systems can all be accessed by the same user models or facilities. en_US
dc.description.abstract The paper investigates and formalizes the performance implications of this scheme specifically directed at the question of response time degradation as a function of number of virtual machines, of locked time of the data base machine, and of query rate of the modeling machine. en_US
dc.format.extent [3], 35 leaves en_US
dc.publisher Cambridge : Energy Laboratory in Association with Sloan School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1975 en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Energy Laboratory report (Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Energy Laboratory) no. MIT-EL 75-010. en_US
dc.subject Virtual computer systems. en_US
dc.subject Management information systems. en_US
dc.title Use of virtual machines in information systems en_US
dc.identifier.oclc 02362499 en_US


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