RT Video/DVD DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 23666780 LA English T1 NeWS, a networked and extensible window system A1 Gosling, James., University Video Communications., PB University Video Communications PP Stanford, CA YR 1991 AB Lecture by James Gosling of Sun Microsystems. Describes NeWS, a system in which client messages containing PostScript programs are passed across the network to be executed by the server. This use of a programming language as a basis of communication protocol provides for the extensibility of the windowing system. NeWS also has a high-level imaging model that enables device-dependent advanced rendering. Discusses comparisons to similar systems.