Computer-science guest-lecture series at Langston University sponsored by the U.S. Geological Survey; abstracts, 1992-93

@inproceedings{Steele1994ComputerscienceGS,
  title={Computer-science guest-lecture series at Langston University sponsored by the U.S. Geological Survey; abstracts, 1992-93},
  author={Kenny Steele},
  year={1994}
}
  • Kenny Steele
  • Published 1994
  • Computer Science
  • In the past the U.S. Geological Survey has communicated by computer through the use of the Prime minicomputers and a private network called GEONET. Desk-top systems such as personnel computers and UNIX workstations worked only in a stand-alone mode but were connected to the world through a serial connection to the Prime. With the implementation of Local Area Networks (LAN's) at each site, connection was established at the desk-top level. This connection offers greater advantages and flexibility… CONTINUE READING