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.
|Title of host publication||Unknown Host Publication Title|
|Editors||Kane H. Kim, K. Chon, C.V. Ramamoorthy|
|Number of pages||10|
|Publication status||Published - 1986 Dec 1|
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