Computerized networks, such as Telenet, the government-sponsored Autodin and many others, have emerged, where remote terminals and entry locations are connected to a switched control computer, an information network.
CJCSI 6211.02A, Defense Information System Network and Connected Systems; DISA, SIPRNET Customer Connection Process Guide; DISA, AUTODIN message 121713Z DEC 95, subject: SIPRNET interim-connection requirements.
This is critical, Richardson continues, because this function requires computer input/output as well as the ability to communicate over Autodin, the highspeed secure military telecommunications network.
This article explains how the Air Warfare Center executes ECM pod reprogramming today, using base communication centers and the AUTODIN transmission lines -- by far the fastest and most efficient method ever used.
It includes the installation and cutover of new Autodin and Autovon/Tandem switches, the installation of a major technical control facility, and the digitization of both microwave and tropo transmission systems throughout the DCS on mainland Japan."