Interlinking of Computer Networks [E-Book] : Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Study Institute held at Bonas, France, August 28 – September 8, 1978 / edited by Kenneth G. Beauchamp.
Beauchamp, Kenneth G., (editor)
Dordrecht : Springer, 1979
X, 475 p. online resource.
NATO Advanced Study Institutes Series, Series C - Mathematical and Physical Sciences ; 42
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Table of Contents:
  • 1 International Networking
  • Some international Developments in Data Services
  • Trends in European Network Developments
  • Organization and Technical Problems of the European Informatics Network
  • Satellite Communications Systems and the European Project STELLA
  • 2 Network Planning
  • U.K. Post Office Current and Future Plans
  • Current CCITT Standards
  • Protocols Standardization versus Protocols Conversion in Computer Networks Interconnection
  • EPSS Developments
  • Users’ View of a National Network
  • Transfer of Cyclades Applications towards TRANSPAC Network
  • 3 Network Design
  • On Interconnection of Computer Networks
  • A Model for Inter-process Communication
  • Cryptography and Crypto-Systems
  • Protocol Design Considerations for Network Security
  • Protocols and Network Interconnection
  • Experience from Two Forms of Inter-network Connection
  • 4 Network Application
  • DARPA Activities in Packet Network Interconnection
  • Defense Packet Switching Networks in the United States
  • Canadian Public-switched Data Networks — Infoswitch and Datapac
  • The U.K. S.R.C. Computer Network
  • The British Steel Corporation Network
  • Networking among U.K. Universities
  • The North-West Universities Network
  • 5 Network Management
  • Message Services in Computer Networks
  • Congestion Control in Hierarchical Networks
  • Operation of the CYCLADES Network
  • Some Service Aspects of the X25 Interface
  • Flow Control in the GMD Network
  • List of Participants
  • Index of Names.