Artifact Details

Title

On distributed communications : V. history, alternative approaches, and comparisons

Catalog Number

102724343

Type

Text

Date

1964-08

Author

Baran, Paul

Publisher

RAND Corporation

Identifying Numbers

Document number RM-3097-PR

Extent

vii, 51 p.

Description

"...one in a series of eleven RAND Memoranda detailing the Distriuted Adaptive Message Block Network, a proposed digital data communications system based on a distributed network concept...[it] is a part of The RAND Corporation's continuing program of research under U.S. Air Force Project RAND, and is related to research in the field of command and control and in governmental and military planning and policy making....[This fifth Memorandum] is primarily a background paper acknowledging the efforts of people in many fields working toward the development of large communications systems where system reliability and survivability are mandatory."--p.iii

Category

Technical Report

Collection Title

Git of Paul Baran

Series Title

On distributed communications

Credit

Gift of Paul Baran

Lot Number

X6266.2012