L. Brunie and L. Lefèvre
Laboratoire de l'Informatique du Parallelisme
Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon
69364 LYON Cedex 07
The purpose of this paper is to describe a new Distributed Shared Memory model, called DOSMOS, and to present its implementation based on PVM and built on a structural approach of parallel programming. Moreover DOSMOS has been specially designed in order to provide a user-friendly programming environnement.