Information Technology and the Computer Network

1.1 Scope This paper deals with the following subjects: 1. Introduction 2. Feasibility study definition in IT 3. Forming a feasibility study team 4. The feasibility study work 5. The feasibility study report 6. Discussion 1.2 Information Technology (IT) Information was defined as anything sensed by...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Beauchamp, K. G. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 1984, 1984
Edition:1st ed. 1984
Series:Nato ASI Subseries F:, Computer and Systems Sciences
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • 1 Information Technology
  • Information Technology — the requirements
  • Feasibility Studies on New Informative Technologies
  • Merging of Defence and Civilian Interests in Computer Communications
  • 2 Standardisation
  • Open Systems Interconnection
  • Issues in Multimedia Computer based Message System Design and Standardisation
  • Practical benefitsfran Standardisation
  • 3 Information Services
  • The SERC Network — Its History and Development
  • SITA Advanced Telecommunications Services
  • Names, Addresses and Directory Services for Computer Mail
  • The Demand and Supply of Telematic Services in Portugal
  • 4 Network Development
  • The Universe Project
  • Performance Comparison of Local Area Network Architectures
  • Convergence of LAN and Digital Telephone Exchange Systems
  • 5 Network Management
  • Network Management in a Service Environment
  • The Transition towards Open Working
  • The Management of the SERC Network
  • Computational Techniques for Evaluation of Communication