Accession Number:

ADA003479

Title:

Natural Communication with Computers. Volume III. Distributed Computation Research at BBN

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Oct 1970-Dec 1974

Corporate Author:

BOLT BERANEK AND NEWMAN INC CAMBRIDGE MA

Report Date:

1974-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

77.0

Abstract:

This report describes research activities in distributed computation at BBN from July 1971 to October 1974. The objectives of this research in distributed computation are threefold to identify and understand fundamental problems of computing in a distributed, multi-computer environment to determine the impact of communications networks on computer systems and, to develop techniques which enable convenient and effective use of the resources distributed throughout a computer network.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Computer Hardware
  • Computer Systems
  • Non-Radio Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE