Monecs

Monecs

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. MONECS was a computer operating system with BASIC, COBOL, FORTRAN, Pascal compilers, plus machine language facility. Specifically designed for computer science education in Australian secondary schools and at the university undergraduate level. Alternative designations were DEAMON or SCUBA systems. For teaching computer science students in Australian schools Monash University created subsets of the FORTRAN language, an elementary version called MINITRAN then an enhanced version called MIDITRAN. MIDITRAN versions were available for a number of different mainframe systems, i.e. Burroughs B5000/B5500 series, CDC 3000, IBM 360 and ICL 1900. Student's programs were submitted on IBM Port-a-Punch cards that can be programmed with an IBM board and stylus or even a bent paper clip. Standard 80-column punch cards were an option for students if a card punch was available.show more

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  • Paperback | 172 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 10mm | 259g
  • Frac Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136620065
  • 9786136620060