AUTODIN


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AUTODIN

(AUTOmatic DIgital Network) The worldwide communications network of the U.S. Defense Communications System.
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For example, the old AUTODIN system carried both classified and unclassified data.
These are to a VAX 11/780 computer, to AFTN and to Autodin.
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.
During this period, the ASC won Autodin Switch of the Year and runner-up twice, as well as numerous 5th Signal Command and maintenance awards.
The DDN is the DOD's backbone packet-switched data network; DMS is the planned electronic message system to replace both AUTODIN and the many informal E-mail systems in the DOD.
Using sophisticated electrical data communications interfaced between two independent AUTODIN communications computers, information from logistics customers is sent to and from DIDS data bases at speeds of up to 50 kb/s.
The DMS program is replacing the DoD's legacy messaging system, AUTODIN, as well as over 45 disparate email systems in use within the DoD.
The gateway to AUTODIN is provided by a communications support processor, which is linked to the IBM host by means of the Host Message Interface (HMI), a Boeing Corp.
searching of e-messages, supports AUTODIN and DMS message handling
The Sm@rtRouters will migrate ITW/AA message traffic from the legacy AUTODIN network to the new Secure IP Routed Network (SIPRnet).
0B) required to replace the Department of Defense's antiquated AUTODIN message system is slated for introduction in mid-1999 and will use the ACP 120 Common Security Protocol endorsed by the United States and its Allies.