Defense organization funds vendor work on network design pack

Duffy, Jim
August 1997
Network World;08/25/97, Vol. 14 Issue 34, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on the funding received by Make Systems Inc. from the US Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) for a project to develop software for the Defense Information Systems Network (DISN), an ATM/IP routing time-division multiplexing network. Development of the NetMaker software package; Features and services offered in the DISN.


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