Department of Computer Science and Technology

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Store to store swapping for TSO under OS/MVT

J.S. Powers

June 1980, 28 pages

DOI: 10.48456/tr-14


A system of store-to-store swapping incorporated into TSO on the Cambridge IBM 370/165 is described. Unoccupied store in the dynamic area is used as the first stage of a two-stage backing store for swapping time-sharing sessions; a fixed-head disc provides the second stage. The performance and costs of the system are evaluated.

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  author =	 {Powers, J.S.},
  title = 	 {{Store to store swapping for TSO under OS/MVT}},
  year = 	 1980,
  month = 	 jun,
  url = 	 {},
  institution =  {University of Cambridge, Computer Laboratory},
  doi = 	 {10.48456/tr-14},
  number = 	 {UCAM-CL-TR-14}