Nonprocedural Communication between User and Application Software

Melichar, B. (1979). Nonprocedural Communication between User and Application Software. IIASA Working Paper. IIASA, Laxenburg, Austria: WP-79-115

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The present paper is a survey of nonprocedural communication between a user and application software in interactive data processing systems. It includes a description of the main features of interactive systems, a classification of potential users of application software, and a definition of the nonprocedural interface. An annotated classification of the main types of nonprocedural languages is presented. Future trends in user-computer interfaces and possible developments of languages for managers are mentioned as well.

Item Type: Monograph (IIASA Working Paper)
Research Programs: Management and Technology Area (MMT)
Depositing User: IIASA Import
Date Deposited: 15 Jan 2016 01:46
Last Modified: 27 Aug 2021 17:09

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