[ih] NCP and TCP implementations

Dave Crocker dhc at dcrocker.net
Tue Mar 10 13:52:00 PDT 2020

On 3/10/2020 12:47 PM, Alex McKenzie via Internet-history wrote:
> which included "no rotating storage", which in those days was quite unreliable in a MTBF sense.

Indeed.  I recall ISI making the unusual decision to not use a 
high-speed swapping disk/drum and, instead, to just get a lot more (very 
expensive) main memory and then do the (less frequent) swapping from a 
regular (slower) disk.


Dave Crocker
Brandenburg InternetWorking

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