This book contains a key component of the NII 2000 project of the Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, a set of white papers that contributed to and complements the project's final report, The Unpredictable Certainty: Information Infrastructure Through 2000, which was published in the spring of 1996. That report was disseminated widely and was well received by its sponsors and a variety of audiences in government, industry, and academia. Constraints on staff time and availability delayed the publication of these white papers, which offer details on a number of issues and positions relating to the deployment of information infrastructure.From a slide offered by CableLabs at a recent Cable/IT Convergence Forum (and , one hopes, ... extensive collection of Beta tapes and offers to buy used Beta machines in good working condition for $25 to $35 and $10 to $15 for those in need of reasonable repair. ... competitive and has numerous providers, including General Instrument, Scientific Atlanta, Panasonic, Zenith, and Philips, among others.
|Title||:||The Unpredictable Certainty:|
|Author||:||Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Applications, NII 2000 Steering Committee, National Research Council, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences|
|Publisher||:||National Academies Press - 1998-02-05|