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ACM Computing Surveys (CSUR), Volume 3 Issue 3, Sept. 1971

Performance Evaluation and Monitoring
Henry Lucas, Jr.
Pages: 79-91
DOI: 10.1145/356589.356590

Three major purposes for evaluating the hardware and software performance of computer systems--selection evaluation, performance projection, and performance monitoring--are described. Eight techniques that have been used or suggested for...

On-line Text Editing: A Survey
Andries van Dam, David E. Rice
Pages: 93-114
DOI: 10.1145/356589.356591
This paper is a survey of current methods for the on-line creation and editing of computer programs and of ordinary manuscripts text. The characteristics of on-line editing systems are examined and examples of various implementations are...

Ten Mini-Languages: A Study of Topical Issues in Programming Languages
Henry F. Ledgard
Pages: 115-146
DOI: 10.1145/356589.356592
The proliferation of programming languages has raised many issues of language design, definition, and implementation. This paper presents a series of ten mini-languages, each of which exposes salient features found in existing programming...