Artifact Details

Title

On distributed communications : X. cost estimate

Catalog Number

102724348

Type

Text

Date

1964-08

Author

Baran, Paul

Publisher

RAND Corporation

Identifying Numbers

Document number RM-3766-PR

Extent

xi, 21 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 tenth Memorandum] presents the equipment cost estimates for a proposed system based on an arbitrary network configuration consisting of 400 Switching Nodes servicing 100,000 simultaneous users via 200 principal Multiplexing Stations."--p.iii

Category

Technical Report

Collection Title

Gift of Paul Baran

Series Title

On distributed communications

Credit

Gift of Paul Baran

Lot Number

X6266.2012