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Development of a computer network for Virginia Extension

Collection:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center (ACDC)
Contributor:
Hetzel, Glen H. (main author), Weaver, Michael J. (author), Hetzel: Agricultural Engineering Department, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA; Weaver: Chemical, Drug, and Pesticide, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA
Format:
Conference paper
Publication Date:
1985
Published:
USA
Location:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center, Funk Library, University of Illinois Box: 87
Notes:
Paper presented at the 1985 Summer meeting of the American Society of Agricultural Engineers; 1985 June 23-26; Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, St. Joseph, MI : American Society of Agricultural Engineers, 1985. 6 p. (Microfiche No. 85-85-5021), Microcomputers can be linked to other microcomputers or to mainframe computers to facilitate transfer of information from either direction. Such networking can speed transfer of data or programs, allow remote use of computers for extension work and result in reduced costs.