Definition of Time sharing
1. Noun. (computer science) the use of a central computer by many users simultaneously.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Time Sharing
Literary usage of Time sharing
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A History of the Personal Computer: The People and the Technology by Roy A. Allan (2001)
"This group developed the system further on an IBM 7090 computer and it became known as the Compatible time sharing System (CTSS). ..."
2. Personal Finance by Robert S. Rosefsky (2001)
"time sharing: Easy Solution? time sharing means that you buy the right to ... Part of the time-sharing concept is that you can exchange your location for ..."
3. Network Security by David J. Stang (1991)
"Time-sharing. The sharing, on a time basis, of available processing time on a single ... TSO Time-Sharing Option. An IBM programming system for implementing ..."