Infotech International, UK 1977; 286 and 420 pages, diagrams, index in each volume.
Condition: Very Good overall, large black glossy cardstock covers, softcover; titles in white on cover and spine, in Very Good cardboard slipcase - slipcase iwth some edgewear to the cardboard but sturdy and sound overall. The bindings are secure and tight, the pages clean and unmarked.
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Item DescriptionIncludes Sections on, Trends in Processor and Memory Prices; Trends in Communication Costs; The revolt against complexity; Innovations in Processor Design; Advances in Minicomputer Design; Multiprocessor and Multicomputer Systems; Communication Protocols and Future Networks; the impact of smart devices, and more
Papers include, Advances in Computer Technology (Gene Amdahl); Mainframe Architecture (Buckle); Multiminicomputers - a perspective on the five years 1977-1983 future prospects (Ferreira and Vojnovic); Analysis and Design of Packet Radio Systems (Frank, Gitman and van Slyke); The influence of market factors in future computer development (I L Auerbach); Super-Computer Architecture (Hockney); Future Data base machines (Hsiao); Requirements for Future Computer Networks (Jasper); The Future of Information systems (M V Wilkes) and MORE.