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This report presents a summary of the achievements of RTD Networking. Computer networking in Europe is a key factor in present co-operative research and development activities, with the evolution of advanced networks supporting information exchange and networked multi-media applications. RTD Networking has launched major initiatives to create effective pan-European networking for researchers. The projects include: (i) interconnecting national research networks in Europe; (ii) extension of data communications networking to Central and Eastern Europe; (iii) support for creation of research networks in some member states; (iv) demonstration of Open Systems Interconnection; (v) the piloting of security and networked conferencing facilities.

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Authors: CEC, European Commission, Bruxelles (BE)
Bibliographic Reference: Report: EN (1994) 35 pp.
Availability: Available from the Advanced Communications Techmologies Programme Office, European Commission, DG XIII, 200 rue de la Loi, B-1049 Bruxelles (BE)
ISBN: ISBN 92-826-8509-8
Record Number: 199530145 / Last updated on: 1995-05-23
Original language: en
Available languages: en