Command and Control: the Cold War Origins of TOPS, British Railways First Computer Based Train Operating System

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British Rail's adoption of a computer-based train operating system in the mid-1970's sheds light on the design of early military command and control computer systems and the subsequent evolution of the internet

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Original languageEnglish
Number of pages19
Issue number2
JournalTransmission Lines
PublisherDefence Electronics History Society
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2019