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Volume 25, Number 5, Page 491 (1981)
25th Anniversary Issue
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The IBM History of Memory Management Technology

by L. A. Belady, R. P. Parmelee, C. A. Scalzi
The history of memory management technology in IBM during the period between the 1950s and the early 70s is discussed in this paper. The paper concentrates on the programming and operating system aspects of the problem, rather than the hardware technology involved.
Related Subjects: Compilers and interpreters; Memory (computer) management; Operating systems; Storage (computer) devices and systems