The Federal Networking and Information Technology Research and Development Program: Background, Funding, and Activities

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The federal government has long played a key role in the country's information technology (IT) research and development (R&D) activities. The government's support of IT R&D began because it had an important interest in creating computers and software that would be capable of addressing the problems and issues the government needed to solve and study.

Creator(s): Figliola, Patricia Moloney
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: January 13, 2012
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Figliola, Patricia Moloney

Specialist in Internet and Telecommunications Policy

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: January 13, 2012
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United States
Description:

The federal government has long played a key role in the country's information technology (IT) research and development (R&D) activities. The government's support of IT R&D began because it had an important interest in creating computers and software that would be capable of addressing the problems and issues the government needed to solve and study.

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14 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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