Advanced Network Technology

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This background paper analyzes technologies for tomorrow’s information superhighways. Advanced networks will first be used to support scientists in their work, linking researchers to supercomputers, databases, and scientific instruments. The paper also describes six test networks that are being funded as part of the High Performance Computing and Communications Program.

Creator(s): United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: June 1993
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Office of Technology Assessment
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  • Creation: June 1993
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This background paper analyzes technologies for tomorrow’s information superhighways. Advanced networks will first be used to support scientists in their work, linking researchers to supercomputers, databases, and scientific instruments. The paper also describes six test networks that are being funded as part of the High Performance Computing and Communications Program.

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82 p: ill., maps; 27 cm.

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Series Title: Background paper
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Office of Technology Assessment
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  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 9304
  • SUDOC: Y 3.T 22/2:2 AD 9
  • UNTCAT: b1711282 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc40038
Resource Type: Report
Format: Text