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National Research Council (U.S.). Computer Science and Telecommunications Board

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Works: 70 works in 168 publications in 1 language and 55,599 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Other
Classifications: KF2979, 346.73048
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The digital dilemma : intellectual property in the information age by National Research Council (U.S.)( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imagine sending a magazine article to 10 friends-making photocopies, putting them in envelopes, adding postage, and mailing them. Now consider how much easier it is to send that article to those 10 friends as an attachment to e-mail. Or to post the article on your own site on the World Wide Web. The ease of modifying or copying digitized material and the proliferation of computer networking have raised fundamental questions about copyright and patent--intellectual property protections rooted in the U.S. Constitution. Hailed for quick and convenient access to a world of material, the Internet also poses serious economic issues for those who create and market that material. If people can so easily send music on the Internet for free, for example, who will pay for music? This book presents the multiple facets of digitized intellectual property, defining terms, identifying key issues, and exploring alternatives. It follows the complex threads of law, business, incentives to creators, the American tradition of access to information, the international context, and the nature of human behavior. Technology is explored for its ability to transfer content and its potential to protect intellectual property rights. The book proposes research and policy recommendations as well as principles for policymaking
Information technology in the service society : a twenty-first century lever by National Research Council( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Information technology has been touted as a boon for productivity, but measuring the benefits has been difficult. This volume examines what macroeconomic data do and do not show about the impact of information technology on service-sector productivity. This book assesses the ways in which different service firms have selected and implemented information technology, examining the impact of different management actions and styles on the perceived benefits of information technology in services
Broadband : bringing home the bits by National Research Council Committee on Broadband Last Mile Technology( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The changing nature of telecommunications/information infrastructure by National Research Council (U.S.)( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Information technology research, innovation, and E-Government by National Research Council Staff( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keeping the U.S. computer and communications industry competitive : convergence of computing, communications, and entertainment( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keeping the U.S. computer industry competitive : systems integration : a colloquium report by National Research Council (É.-U.)( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computing professionals : changing needs for the 1990s : a workshop report by National Research Council (U.S.)( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Developing a digital national library for undergraduate science, mathematics, engineering, and technology education : report of a workshop by National Research Council( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In collaboration with the National Research Council's (NRC's) Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, the Center for Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Education responded to a request from the National Science Foundation (nsf) by forming a project steering committee consisting of representatives from the NRC's four postsecondary boards and committees. The Steering Committee commissioned 10 "white papers" from individuals with expertise in science, mathematics, engineering, and technology education, technological aspects of digital libraries, library science, and economic and legal aspects of this rapidly evolving area of knowledge and research. These commissioned papers served as the basis for plenary and break-out discussions at a workshop that was held at the National Academy of Sciences on August 7-8, 1997. Issues considered included curricular, pedagogical, and user issues; logistic and technology issues; and economic and legal issues. Appendices include the commissioned papers, workshop agenda, and a list of workshop participants and nsf observers. (Contains 14 references.) (Ask)
Fostering research on the economic and social impacts of information technology : report of a workshop( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"To aid in identifying fruitful approaches to assessment of both the positive and negative impacts of using information technologies, the National Science Foundation asked the Computer Science and Telecommunications Board (CSTB) of the National Research Council (NRC) to gather perspectives on the problem from experts in several relevant disciplines particular, economics, sociology, psychology, and anthropology, as well as computer science and engineering."
Cybersecurity today and tomorrow : pay now or pay later by Computer Science and Telecommunications Board Staff National Research Council (U. S.)( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This report reviews past NRC studies that have examined various dimensions of computer and network security and vulnerability and brings the results forward into the context of the current environment of security and vulnerability. The review includes work done since 1991, such as Computers at Risk (1991), Cryptography's Role in Securing the Information Society (1996), For the Record: Protecting Electronic Health Information (1997), Trust in Cyberspace (1999), Continued Review of the Tax Systems Modernization of the Internal Revenue Service (1996), Realizing the Potential of C4I (1999), and Embedded, Everywhere (2001)
Beyond productivity : information technology, innovation, and creativity by National Research Council (U.S.)( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proceedings of a workshop on deterring cyberattacks : informing strategies and developing options for U.S. policy by National Research Council (U.S.)( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Examines governmental, economical, technical, legal, and psychological challenges involved in deterring cyber attacks."--Publisher's website
Summary of a workshop on information technology research for crisis management by National Research Council (U. S.)( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Achieving effective acquisition of information technology in the Department of Defense by National Research Council (U.S.)( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the military, information technology (IT) has enabled profound advances in weapons systems and the management and operation of the defense enterprise. A significant portion of the Department of Defense (DOD) budget is spent on capabilities acquired as commercial IT commodities, developmental IT systems that support a broad range of warfighting and functional applications, and IT components embedded in weapons systems. The ability of the DOD and its industrial partners to harness and apply IT for warfighting, command and control and communications, logistics, and transportation has contributed enormously to fielding the world's best defense force. However, despite the DOD's decades of success in leveraging IT across the defense enterprise, the acquisition of IT systems continues to be burdened with serious problems. To address these issues, the National Research Council assembled a group of IT systems acquisition and T & E experts, commercial software developers, software engineers, computer scientists and other academic researchers. The group evaluated applicable legislative requirements, examined the processes and capabilities of the commercial IT sector, analyzed DOD's concepts for systems engineering and testing in virtual environments, and examined the DOD acquisition environment. The present volume summarizes this analysis and also includes recommendations on how to improve the acquisition, systems engineering, and T & E processes to achieve the DOD's network-centric goals."--Publisher's description
Innovation in information technology by National Research Council (U.S.)( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summary of a Workshop on Information Technology Research for Federal Statistics by Committee on Computing Staff( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The future of supercomputing : an interim report by National Research Council (U.S.)( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summary of discussions at a planning meeting on cyber-security and the insider threat to classified information by National Research Council( )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is a summary of discussions at a planning meeting held November 1-2, 2000 to examine the prospects of initiating an NRC study on cyber-security and the insider threat to classified information. The meeting's focus was on the threat to classified systems and information because the political and organizational issues that often arise with protection policies and practices (e.g., rights to privacy) are considerably fewer and less intense than if sensitive unclassified information (especially non-governmental information) is involved. The meeting also addressed threats other than insider threats as well as non-classified computer systems."--Publisher's website
Computational technology for effective health care : immediate steps and strategic directions by National Research Council (U.S.)( )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite a strong commitment to delivering quality health care, persistent problems involving medical errors and ineffective treatment continue to plague the industry. Many of these problems are the consequence of poor information and technology (IT) capab
 
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The digital dilemma : intellectual property in the information age
Alternative Names

controlled identityNational Research Council (U.S.). Computer Science and Technology Board

C.S.T.B.

C.S.T.B. (Computer Science and Telecommunications Board)

Commission on physical sciences, mathematics, and applications

Computer Science and Telecommunications Board

CSTB

CSTB (Computer Science and Telecommunications Board)

CSTB (Computer Science and Telecommunications Board : U.S.)

National research council

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

National Research Council Computer Science and Telecommunications Board

National Research Council (Spojené státy americké). Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Applications. Computer Science and Telecommunications Board

National Research Council (Spojené státy americké) Computer Science and Telecommunications Board

National Research Council (U.S.). Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Applications. Computer Science and Telecommunications Board

National Research Council (U.S.). Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Resources. Computer Science and Technology Board

National Research Council (U.S.). Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Resources. Computer Science and Telecommunications Board

National Research Council (U.S.) Computer Science and Technology Board

National Research Council (U.S.) Computer Science and Telecommunications Board

National Research Council (U.S.). Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences. Computer Science and Telecommunications Board

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Information technology in the service society : a twenty-first century leverBroadband : bringing home the bitsThe changing nature of telecommunications/information infrastructureInformation technology research, innovation, and E-GovernmentKeeping the U.S. computer and communications industry competitive : convergence of computing, communications, and entertainmentKeeping the U.S. computer industry competitive : systems integration : a colloquium reportComputing professionals : changing needs for the 1990s : a workshop reportDeveloping a digital national library for undergraduate science, mathematics, engineering, and technology education : report of a workshop