Distributed System Activities at the Institute of Cybernetics of the University of Milan

  • Marco Meli
  • GianPaolo Rossi
Conference paper
Part of the Nato Advanced Study Institutes Series book series (ASIC, volume 80)


a survey on LAN development and distributed processing at the University of Milan, with quoting to further projects is presented. The emphasis is on ERMES, a compilation-generated, lowcost LAN for distributed dedicated applications and on GCP, a derived version of Hoare’s CSP, and their implementation as a distri buted programming language for designing applications on the ERMES network.


Local Area Network Distributed System GCP ERMES. 


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© D. Reidel Publishing Company 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • Marco Meli
    • 1
  • GianPaolo Rossi
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of CyberneticsUniversity of MilanMilanItaly

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