NETWORK FOR RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT COMMUNITIES IN JAPAN - JUNET.

Jun Murai, Tohru Asami

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Abstract

JUNET is a computer network for research and development communities in Japan which started to work in October 1984. It connects universities and major research laboratories in Japan, and the physical links currently used are public telephone lines. The applications on the network are electronic mail and bulletin board. Special efforts has been made to support naming, message exchange with Japanese characters, administrations, and interconnection with existing research purpose networks in the world. This paper describes a brief history, current status, software, addressing, administrations, and interconnection of JUNET.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationUnknown Host Publication Title
EditorsKane H. Kim, K. Chon, C.V. Ramamoorthy
PublisherNorth-Holland
Pages643-652
Number of pages10
ISBN (Print)0444700226
Publication statusPublished - 1986 Dec 1

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Murai, J., & Asami, T. (1986). NETWORK FOR RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT COMMUNITIES IN JAPAN - JUNET. In K. H. Kim, K. Chon, & C. V. Ramamoorthy (Eds.), Unknown Host Publication Title (pp. 643-652). North-Holland.