Archive for June 1986

1986

30

Jun

SDSCNet completed

SDSCNet lets remote users access the CRAY XM-P-48 system from their own desks. SCSCNet, which allowed users to remotely connect to SDSC’s Cray XM-P-48 supercomputer from their desktops, was essentially a clone of the MFENET – the network of the National Magnetic Fusion Energy Computer Center at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.

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01

Jun

BitNet available at SDSC to send mail and files

BitNet links more than 1,000 nodes at 350 research centers and universities. BitNet, which included 350 research centers and universities — almost 200 in Europe, Canada, Japan, and the Far East — was a “store-and-forward” network, which meant that information originating at a given site was received by intermediate network sites and forwarded to its […]

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