ERIC Number: EJ349586
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Information Systems Technology: On Entering Stage III.
Koenig, Michael E. D.
Library Journal, v112 n2 p49-54 Feb 1 1987
Describes three stages of the automation of information processing systems by combining the concept of the exponential growth of operational capabilities with three characteristics: computational capability, ability to store data, and ability to communicate data. The growth of fiberoptic technology is described as beginning the third stage. (EM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Audience: Media Staff; Practitioners
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