On Distributed Communications
I. Introduction to Distributed Communications Networks
One in a series of eleven Memoranda detailing the Distributed Adaptive Message Block Network, a proposed digital data communications system based on a distributed network concept. It introduces the system concept and outlines the requirements for and design considerations of such a system, especially in regard to implications for its use in the 1970s. In particular, the Memorandum is directed toward examining the use of redundancy as one means of building communications systems to withstand heavy enemy attacks.
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- Document Number: RM-3420-PR
- Year: 1964
- Series: Research Memoranda
Examination of a Distributed Network HTML
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On a Future System Development HTML
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