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The INMOS Transputer was the first microprocessor built to be used in an interconnected array for parallel processing. The processor chip contained RAM and associated control circuitry, and communication channel circuitry for up to four bidirectional…

The OCCAM programming language is an imperative procedural language based on the Communicating Sequential Processes model, and was intended to be the native programming language for Transputer-based…

The Intel i860 processor was used in several of the DARPA projects with Intel during the late 1980s through 1995, including the Intel i860, Touchstone Delta, Touchstone Gamma, and Intel…

Fortran 77 was for a while the most popular and powerful language for scientific programming. Most every computer vendor included a Fortran 77 compiler, and some, like Cray's, could produce highly optimized and architecture-dependent object code. The…

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