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The Unpredictable Certainty:: Information Infrastructure Through 2000

Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, NII 2000 Steering Committee, National Research Council - Computers - 1996 - 304 pages
We have available an impressive array of information technology. We can transmit literature, movies, music, and talk. Government, businesses, and individuals are eager to go on ...
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Realizing the Information Future:: The Internet and Beyond

Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, NRENAISSANCE Committee, National Research Council - Computers - 1994 - 320 pages
The potential impact of the information superhighway--what it will mean to daily work, shopping, and entertainment--is of concern to nearly everyone. In the rush to put the ...
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Networking Health:: Prescriptions for the Internet

Committee on Enhancing the Internet for Health Applications: Technical Requirements and Implementation Strategies, Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, National Research Council - Computers - 2000 - 388 pages
Consumer health websites have garnered considerable media attention, but only begin to scratch the surface of the more pervasive transformations the Internet could bring to ...
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Renewing U.S. Telecommunications Research

Committee on Telecommunications Research and Development, Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, National Research Council - Computers - 2006 - 92 pages
The modern telecommunications infrastructure-made possible by research performed over the last several decades-is an essential element of the U.S. economy. The U.S. position as ...
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Information Technology Research, Innovation, and E-Government

Committee on Computing and Communications Research to Enable Better Use of Information Technology in Government, National Research Council, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, Computer Science and Telecommunications Board - Computers - 2002 - 168 pages
Governments have done much to leverage information technology to deploy e-government services, but much work remains before the vision of e-government can be fully realized ...
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Trust in Cyberspace

Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Applications, Committee on Information Systems Trustworthiness, National Research Council, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, Computer Science and Telecommunications Board - Computers - 1999 - 352 pages
Whether or not you use a computer, you probably use a telephone, electric power, and a bank. Although you may not be aware of their presence, networked computer systems are ...
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Broadband:: Bringing Home the Bits

Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, Committee on Broadband Last Mile Technology, National Research Council, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences - Computers - 2002 - 336 pages
Broadband communication expands our opportunities for entertainment, e-commerce and work at home, health care, education, and even e-government. It can make the Internet more ...
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The Evolution of Untethered Communications

Committee on Evolution of Untethered Communications, National Research Council, Computer Science and Telecommunications Board - Technology & Engineering - 1997 - 204 pages
In response to a request from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, the committee studied a range of issues to help identify what strategies the Department of Defense ...
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Signposts in Cyberspace:: The Domain Name System and Internet Navigation

Committee on Internet Navigation and the Domain Name System: Technical Alternatives and Policy Implications, Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, National Research Council - Computers - 2005 - 416 pages
The Domain Name System (DNS) enables user-friendly alphanumeric names-domain names-to be assigned to Internet sites. Many of these names have gained economic, social, and ...
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Cybersecurity Today and Tomorrow:: Pay Now or Pay Later

Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, National Research Council, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences - Computers - 2002 - 50 pages
This report reviews past NRC studies that have examined various dimensions of computer and network security and vulnerability and brings the results forward into the context of ...
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