Keeping the U.S. Computer Industry Competitive: Systems Integration - Systems Integration

Keeping the U.S. Computer Industry Competitive: Systems Integration - Systems Integration

By: Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Applications (author), Computer Science and Telecommunications Board (author), National Academy of Sciences (author), National Research Council (author)Paperback

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Systems integration--the enterprise-wide integration of computer applications--offers an enormous opportunity for U.S. firms to capitalize on their strengths in such areas as complex software, networking, and management. In this book, industry leaders, university researchers, and government policymakers discuss what systems integration is, its importance and prospects for growth, why it is expected to define the characteristics of computerization for decades to come, and why the United States is perceived to have a strong competitive advantage.

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Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Applications, National Research Council

Contents

1 Front Matter; 2 Executive Summary; 3 1 Overview; 4 2 Applications of Integrated Systems: Evolution in Concept and Practice; 5 3 Enabling Technology: Communications and Software; 6 4 The Next Tier: Building Systems of Systems; 7 5 Prerequisites for Progress; 8 Appendixes; 9 A Colloquium Program; 10 B Colloquium Participants

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/01/1992
  • ISBN13: 9780309045445
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 106
  • ID: 9780309045445
  • weight: 181
  • ISBN10: 0309045444

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