On distributed communications : VII. tentative engineering specifications and preliminary design for a high-data-rate distriuted network switching node
xv, 85 p.
"...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 seventh Memorandum] is a consideration of the engineering specifications of the proposed system's Switching Node."--p.iii