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Volume 1, Number 3, January, 1977
Volume 1, Number 4, May, 1977
Volume 1, Number 5, August, 1977
Volume 1, Number 6, November, 1977
Volume 2, Number 2, May, 1978
Volume 2, Number 3, July, 1978
Volume 2, Number 4--5, September / October, 1978
Volume 2, Number 6, December, 1978
Volume 3, Number 1, February, 1979
Volume 3, Number 2, April, 1979
Volume 4, Number 1, February, 1980
Volume 4, Number 2, April, 1980
Volume 4, Number 3, June, 1980
Volume 4, Number 4, September, 1980
Volume 4, Number 6, December, 1980
Volume 5, Number 1, February, 1981
Volume 5, Number 2, April, 1981
Volume 5, Number 3, May, 1981
Volume 5, Number 4, July, 1981
Volume 5, Number 5, September, 1981
Volume 5, Number 6, December, 1981
Volume 6, Number 1, February, 1982
Volume 6, Number 2, May, 1982
Volume 6, Number 4, September, 1982
Volume 6, Number 5, November, 1982
Volume 6, Number 6, December, 1982
Volume 7, Number 1, February, 1983
Volume 7, Number 2, April, 1983
Volume 7, Number 4, August, 1983
Volume 7, Number 5, October, 1983
Volume 7, Number 6, December, 1983
Volume 8, Number 1, February, 1984
Volume 8, Number 2, April, 1984
Volume 8, Number 3, June, 1984
Volume 8, Number 4, August, 1984
Volume 8, Number 5--6, October / December, 1984


Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 1, Number 3, January, 1977

         Tavorn Thananitayaudom   Analysis and Design Using Nomographs . . 147--154
          Leonard Kleinrock and   
                  Fraouk Kamoun   Hierarchical Routing for Large Networks.
                                  Performance Evaluation and Optimization  155--174
               Carl A. Sunchine   Interconnection of Computer Networks . . 175--195

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 1, Number 4, May, 1977

                   Wyn L. Price   Data Network Simulation. Experiments at
                                  the National Physical Laboratory
                                  1968--76 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 199--210
            Eric G. Manning and   
             Richard W. Peebles   Homogeneous Network for Data-Sharing
                                  Communications . . . . . . . . . . . . . 211--224
         Jacques Labetoulle and   
            Eric G. Manning and   
             Richard W. Peebles   Homogeneous Computer Network. Analysis
                                  and Simulation . . . . . . . . . . . . . 225--240

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 1, Number 5, August, 1977

          John M. McQuillan and   
                David C. Walden   ARPA Network Design Decisions  . . . . . 243--289

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 1, Number 6, November, 1977

           Godfrey N. Lance and   
              A. Clive Edington   Network Usage Statistics . . . . . . . . 295--305
                  Ira W. Cotton   Cost-Benefit Analysis of Interactive
                                  Systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 311--324
              Dana S. Grubb and   
                  Ira W. Cotton   Criteria for Evaluation of Data
                                  Communications Services  . . . . . . . . 325--340
              D. J. Burnett and   
                    H. R. Sethi   Packet Switching at Philips Research
                                  Laboratories . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 341--348


Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 2, Number 2, May, 1978

                Eric G. Manning   On Datagram Service in Public
                                  Packet-Switched Networks . . . . . . . . 79--83
                   Najah Naffah   High Level Protocol for Alphanumeric
                                  Data-Entry Terminals . . . . . . . . . . 84--94
                 Leslie Lamport   Implementation of Reliable Distributed
                                  Multiprocess Systems . . . . . . . . . . 95--114

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 2, Number 3, July, 1978

            Robert A. Davenport   Distributed Data Base Technology --- a
                                  Survey . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 155--167
               Kiyoshi Maruyama   Optimization of Mixed-Media
                                  Communication Networks . . . . . . . . . 168--178
              Peter T. Kirstein   Choice of Data Communication Media for
                                  Transmission of Facsimile Information    179--190
                A. Giessler and   
                  J. Haenle and   
                  A. Koenig and   
                        E. Pade   Free Buffer Allocation --- an
                                  Investigation by Simulation  . . . . . . 191--208

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 2, Number 4--5, September / October, 1978

        Derek Barber, L. A. and   
                Tomaz Kalin and   
              C. M. Solomonides   Implementation of the X25 Interface in a
                                  Datagram Network . . . . . . . . . . . . ??
            Eric G. Bauwens and   
              Francis N. Magnee   Virtual Terminal Approach in the Belgian
                                  University Network . . . . . . . . . . . ??
     Christopher J. Bennett and   
             Andrew J. Hinchley   Measurements of the Transmission Control
                                  Protocol . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ??
               Daniel Brand and   
         William H. Joyner, Jr.   Verification of Protocols Using Symbolic
                                  Execution  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ??
                      Dan Cohen   Protocol for Packet-Switching Voice
                                  Communication  . . . . . . . . . . . . . ??
             Andre Danthine and   
                  Joseph Bremer   Modelling and Verification of End-To-End
                                  Transport Protocols  . . . . . . . . . . ??
           John G. Fletcher and   
              Richard W. Watson   Mechanisms for a Reliable Timer-Based
                                  Protocol . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ??
           E. M. Gaudissart and   
         Stephane de Hepcee and   
                 Guy Melaet and   
              Vincent Obozinski   Description of Protocols Implemented in
                                  the SGB Network  . . . . . . . . . . . . ??
               Erol Gelenbe and   
         Jacques Labetoulle and   
                    Guy Pujolle   Performance Evaluation of the HDLC
                                  Protocol . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ??
                    Michel Gien   File Transfer Protocol (Ftp) . . . . . . ??
         Friedrich Hertweck and   
             Eckart Raubold and   
                     Fritz Vogt   X25 Based Process --- Process
                                  Communication  . . . . . . . . . . . . . ??
             Yves A. Jacquemart   Network Interprocess Communication in an
                                  X25 Environment  . . . . . . . . . . . . ??
                Harry Rudin and   
              Colin H. West and   
               Pitro Zafiropulo   Automated Protocol Validation: One Chain
                                  of Development . . . . . . . . . . . . . ??
                Robert Saettone   MITS: Microprocessor Implementation of a
                                  Transport Station  . . . . . . . . . . . ??
            Guenter Schulze and   
                Joachim Boerger   Virtual Terminal Protocol Based Upon the
                                  ``Communication Variable'' Concept . . . ??
               Carl A. Sunshine   Survey of Protocol Definition and
                                  Verification Techniques  . . . . . . . . ??
             Gregor v. Bochmann   Finite State Description of
                                  Communication Protocols  . . . . . . . . 361--372

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 2, Number 6, December, 1978

                P. Schicker and   
                      A. Duenki   Virtual Terminal Definition  . . . . . . 429--441
           Carl A. Sunshine and   
                 Yogen K. Dalal   Connection Management in Transport
                                  Protocols  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 454--473


Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 3, Number 1, February, 1979

                  John F. Shoch   Packet Fragmentation in Inter-Network
                                  Protocols  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3--8
            Randolph T. Yeh and   
                 K. Mani Chandy   On the Design of Elementary Distributed
                                  Systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24--35
            J. Kent Peacock and   
                 J. W. Wong and   
                Eric G. Manning   Distributed Simulation Using a Network
                                  of Processors  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44--56
           T. G. Richardson and   
               Wilfred L. W. Yu   Effect of Protocol on the Response Time
                                  of Loop Structures for Data
                                  Communications . . . . . . . . . . . . . 57--66
             Jonathan B. Postel   Informal Comparison of Three Protocols   67--76

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 3, Number 2, April, 1979

              Stephen M. Matyas   Digital Signatures --- an Overview . . . 87--94
           Wilfred L. W. Yu and   
            Jayanti C. Majithia   Adaptive Loop-Type Data Network  . . . . 95--104
      Gregory R. A. Gomberg and   
                Ian H. Kerr and   
         Julian S. Richards and   
               Wyn L. Price and   
              C. M. Solomonides   Design Study of a Hierarchically
                                  Connected Packet-Switching Network Using
                                  Simulation Techniques  . . . . . . . . . 114--135


Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 4, Number 1, February, 1980

            J. Kent Peacock and   
               Eric Manning and   
                     J. W. Wong   Synchronization of Distributed
                                  Simulation Using Broadcast Algorithms    3--10
                  Eric C. Rosen   Updating Protocol of Arpanet's New
                                  Routing Algorithm  . . . . . . . . . . . 11--19
                   Simon S. Lam   Carrier Sense Multiple Access Protocol
                                  for Local Networks . . . . . . . . . . . 21--32
          Richard W. Watson and   
               John G. Fletcher   Architecture for Support of Network
                                  Operating System Services  . . . . . . . 33--49

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 4, Number 2, April, 1980

             Kenneth Bullis and   
                 William Franta   Implementation of Eventcounts in a
                                  Broadcast Network  . . . . . . . . . . . 57--69
                   Ernest Chang   $n$-Philosophers: An Exercise in
                                  Distributed Control  . . . . . . . . . . 71--76

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 4, Number 3, June, 1980

       Antony M. Rybczynski and   
              John D. Palframan   Common X.25 Interface to Public Data
                                  Networks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97--110
            Thomas F. Platowski   ISO-ANSI Open Systems Reference Model
                                  --- a Proposal for a Systems Approach    111--124
                     S. A. Kent   Programmable Network Virtual Machine . . 125--137

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 4, Number 4, September, 1980

            Herbert C. Ratz and   
                 James A. Field   Economic Comparisons of Data
                                  Communication Services . . . . . . . . . 143--155
                  B. Srinivasan   Parallel Searching in Distributed
                                  Databases  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 157--166
            James K. Cavers and   
                 C. M. Woodside   Buffer Size for Data Communications over
                                  Fading Radio Links . . . . . . . . . . . 167--174

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 4, Number 6, December, 1980

            Garth L. Wolfendale   ANUNET --- the Australian National
                                  University Network: Structure, Functions
                                  and Developments . . . . . . . . . . . . 265--269
                 Wilfred Yu and   
        Jayanti C. Majithia and   
                     J. W. Wong   Access Protocols for Circuit/Packet
                                  Switching Networks . . . . . . . . . . . 271--283
           Nicolas D. Georganas   Modeling and Analysis of Message
                                  Switched Computer-Communication Networks
                                  with Multilevel Flow Control . . . . . . 285--294
                  Daniel Minoli   Selection of Communication Facilities
                                  Under a Multigraduated Tariff  . . . . . 295--301


Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 5, Number 1, February, 1981

              Richard W. Watson   Timer-Based Mechanisms in Reliable
                                  Transport Protocol Connection Management 47--56

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 5, Number 2, April, 1981

                      Anonymous   Data Processing --- Open Systems
                                  Interconnection --- Basic Reference
                                  Model  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 81--118
         Jacques Labetoulle and   
                    Guy Pujolle   Study of Flows Through Virtual Circuits
                                  Computer Networks  . . . . . . . . . . . 119--126

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 5, Number 3, May, 1981

            H. J. Burkhardt and   
                   S. Schindler   Structuring Principles of the
                                  Communication Architecture of Open
                                  Systems --- Systematic Approach  . . . . 157--166
               S. I. Samoylenko   Optimization Problems in Computer
                                  Network Design . . . . . . . . . . . . . 177--186

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 5, Number 4, July, 1981

          Jonthan B. Postel and   
           Carl A. Sunshine and   
                    Danny Cohen   ARPA Internet Protocol . . . . . . . . . 261--271
                Raphael Rom and   
                Fouad A. Tobagi   Message-Based Priority Functions in
                                  Local Multiaccess Communication Systems  273--286
              John F. Shoch and   
                Danny Cohen and   
                 Edward A. Taft   Mutual Encapsulation of Internetwork
                                  Protocols  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 287--301

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 5, Number 5, September, 1981

           Harry R. Chesley and   
                  Bruce V. Hunt   Squire --- a Communications-Oriented
                                  Operating System . . . . . . . . . . . . 333--339
          Derrell V. Foster and   
          Lawrence W. Dowdy and   
               James E. Iv Ames   File Assignment in a Computer Network    341--349
               Karen R. Sollins   Copying Structured Objects in a
                                  Distributed System . . . . . . . . . . . 351--359

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 5, Number 6, December, 1981

               Raymond R. Panko   Facing Basic Issues in Office Automation 391--399
           David W. Conrath and   
              Chris Higgins and   
     Cherian S. Thachenkary and   
                 William Wright   Electronic Office and Organizational
                                  Behavior --- Measuring Office Activities 401--410
                 Ira Richer and   
               Marianne Steiner   Office Communications and the Digital
                                  PBX  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 411--422
               David K. Gifford   Violet, an Experimental Decentralized
                                  System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 423--433
                 Peter Schicker   Computer Based Mail Environment --- an
                                  Overview . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 435--443
                   Najah Naffah   Communication Protocols for Integrated
                                  Office Systems . . . . . . . . . . . . . 445--454


Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 6, Number 1, February, 1982

       G. Michael Schneider and   
                Mary N. Zastrow   Algorithm for the Design of Multilevel
                                  Concentrator Networks  . . . . . . . . . 1--11
                Gordon S. Blair   Performance Study of the Cambridge Ring  13--20
               Chris J. Bennett   Overheads of Transnetwork Fragmentation  21--36
                 Werner Bux and   
             Karl Kuemmerle and   
               Hong Linh Truong   Data Link-Control Performance: Results
                                  Comparing HDLC Operational Modes . . . . 37--51

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 6, Number 2, May, 1982

                   J. Rubin and   
                  Colin H. West   Improved Protocol Validation Technique   65--73
               Milena Didic and   
                Bernd Wolfinger   Simulation of a Local Computer Network
                                  Architecture Applying a Unified Modeling
                                  System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 75--91
           V. Carl Hamacher and   
              Gerald S. Shedler   Access Response on a Collision-Free
                                  Local Bus Network  . . . . . . . . . . . 93--103
            Gordon S. Blair and   
                  Doug Shepherd   Performance Comparison of Ethernet and
                                  the Cambridge Digital Communication Ring 105--113

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 6, Number 4, September, 1982

                 Vernon Coleman   Siliconizing the Local Area Network  . . 245--254
             Alastair Grant and   
                David Hutchison   X25 Protocols and Local Area Networks    255--262
             Brian W. Unger and   
                Don S. Bidulock   Design and Simulation of a Multicomputer
                                  Network Message Processor  . . . . . . . 263--277
                    Wai Sum Lai   Analysis of Piggybacking in Packet
                                  Networks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 279--290

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 6, Number 5, November, 1982

       S. Sitharama Iyengar and   
            Wendy Chih Chun Liu   Performance Statistics of a Time-Sharing
                                  Computer Network . . . . . . . . . . . . 303--317
               Joseph A. Melici   BX.25 Certification Facility . . . . . . 319--329
         Charles W. Bachman and   
                 Ronald G. Ross   Toward a More Complete Reference Model
                                  of Computer-Based Information Systems    331--343
               Stefano Ceri and   
         Giancarlo Martella and   
             Giuseppe Pelagatti   Optimal File Allocation in a Computer
                                  Network: a Solution Method Based on the
                                  Knapsack Problem . . . . . . . . . . . . 345--357

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 6, Number 6, December, 1982

             Yechiam Vemini and   
                James F. Kurose   Can Current Protocol Verification
                                  Techniques Guarantee Correctness?  . . . 377--381
                   David Rayner   System for Testing Protocol
                                  Implementations  . . . . . . . . . . . . 383--395
       Thomas F. Piatkowski and   
                 Lap-Kin Ip and   
                       Dayun He   State Architecture Notation and
                                  Simulation: a Formal Technique for the
                                  Specification and Testing of Protocol
                                  Systems  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 397--418
                    Michel Diaz   Modeling and Analysis of Communication
                                  and Cooperation Protocols Using ET Petri
                                  Net Based Models . . . . . . . . . . . . 419--441


Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 7, Number 1, February, 1983

         Michael A. Malcolm and   
         Lawrence D. Rogers and   
              John E. Spracklen   Acknowledging Contention Algorithm
                                  Suitable for Local Radio Networks  . . . 1--8
                  Daniel Minoli   New Design Criterion for
                                  Store-And-Forward Networks . . . . . . . 9--15
           Wojciech Szpankowski   Packet Switching in Multiple Radio
                                  Channels: Analysis and Stability of a
                                  Random Access System . . . . . . . . . . 17--26
             Peter von Studnitz   Transport Protocols --- Their
                                  Performance and Status in International
                                  Standardization (July 1982)  . . . . . . 27--35

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 7, Number 2, April, 1983

              Alfredo R. Piquer   On Ordering Requests to Servers in a
                                  Distributed System . . . . . . . . . . . 69--81
              Yaron I. Gold and   
              William F. Franta   Efficient Collision-Free Protocol for
                                  Prioritized Access-Control of Cable or
                                  Radio Channels . . . . . . . . . . . . . 83--98
        Joseph I. Fernandez and   
                John A. Gibbons   Interconnection of a Private
                                  Packet-Switching Network and a Computer
                                  Vendor's Network . . . . . . . . . . . . 99--111
                  A. Labadi and   
               Istvan Sebestyen   IIASA TPA/70-X.25 Gateway-Network
                                  Promotes International Flow of
                                  Scientific Information . . . . . . . . . 113--121

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 7, Number 4, August, 1983

              J. S. Riordon and   
              S. A. Mahmoud and   
             S. E. Aidarous and   
                     M. Niktash   Access Strategies in Packet Mobile Radio
                                  Data Networks  . . . . . . . . . . . . . 211--221
              J. H. Saltzer and   
               K. T. Pogran and   
                    D. D. Clark   Why a Ring?  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 223--231
           Lance A. Ramshaw and   
                   Paul D. Amer   Generating Artificial Traffic over a
                                  Local Area Network Using Random Number
                                  Generators . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 233--251
                Jon Livesey and   
                   Eric Manning   Protection and Synchronisation in a
                                  Message-Switched System  . . . . . . . . 253--268
                    Jacob Palme   On Preserving Identity of the References
                                  Between Documents in Distributed
                                  Computerized Message Systems . . . . . . 269--272

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 7, Number 5, October, 1983

             Vinton G. Cerf and   
                Robert E. Lyons   Military Requirements for
                                  Packet-Switched Networks and Their
                                  Implications for Protocol
                                  Standardization  . . . . . . . . . . . . 293--306
             Vinton G. Cerf and   
                 Edward A. Cain   The DoD Internet Architecture Model  . . 307--318
             Philip S. Selvaggi   Department of Defense Data Protocol
                                  Standardization Program  . . . . . . . . 319--328
               H. A. Maurer and   
                   I. Sebestyen   Inhouse Versus Public Videotex Systems   329--342
               Kenneth S. Heard   Local Area Networks and the Practical
                                  Aspects of Interworking  . . . . . . . . 343--348

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 7, Number 6, December, 1983

          Yoshihiko Ebihara and   
               Katsuo Ikeda and   
             Tomoo Nakamura and   
                   Ishizaka and   
                  Michihiro and   
            Makoto Shinzawa and   
              Kazuhiko Nakayama   Gamma-Net: a Local Computer Network
                                  Coupled by a High Speed Optical Fiber
                                  Ring Bus --- System Concept and
                                  Structure  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 375--388
                  R. Guihur and   
                  J. Pellaumail   Analytical Study of Packet Satellite
                                  Multiple Access  . . . . . . . . . . . . 389--393
                  Radia Perlman   Fault-Tolerant Broadcast of Routing
                                  Information  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 395--405
               B. Barnholdt and   
                  Jorgen Nybroe   Alis --- the On-Line Literature
                                  Localization and Document Ordering
                                  System of the National Technological
                                  Library of Denmark. an Example of a
                                  Distributed System . . . . . . . . . . . 407--411


Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 8, Number 1, February, 1984

                   A. Langsford   Open System User's Programming
                                  Interfaces . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3--12
             Peter F. Linington   Virtual Filestore Concept  . . . . . . . 13--16
               Gaetano Andreoni   Fortran Interface to X.25 and Transport
                                  Service  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17--22
            Rohinton Dhondy and   
                Michel Elie and   
                 Francis Touzin   Accessing OSI Virtual Terminal Services
                                  from Cobol Application Programs  . . . . 23--29
           Leonard J. Gallagher   Procedure Language Access to Proposed
                                  American National Standard Database
                                  Management Systems . . . . . . . . . . . 31--42
             Christian Esculier   Sirius-Delta Architecture: a Framework
                                  for Co-Operating Database Systems  . . . 43--48
                    David Beech   Modularity in the Design and
                                  Standardisation of Open Systems  . . . . 49--55

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 8, Number 2, April, 1984

             Gerard J. Holzmann   Pandora System: an Interactive System
                                  for the Design of Data Communication
                                  Protocols  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 71--79
                  San-qi Li and   
                 J. C. Majithia   Performance Analysis of a DTDMA Local
                                  Area Network for Voice and Data  . . . . 81--91
          Wulf L. Bauerfeld and   
             Peter Kaufmann and   
         Michael Tschicholz and   
                  Chris Weikart   Din-A-Mit: an Adaptable, Distributed
                                  Computer-Based Message System  . . . . . 93--105
              Giovanni Neri and   
      Richard C. S. Morling and   
             Gerald D. Cain and   
           Eugenio Faldella and   
        Marco Longhi-Gelati and   
      Tullio Salmon-Cinotti and   
             Pierantonio Natali   Mininet: a Local Area Network for
                                  Real-Time Instrumentation Applications   107--131

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 8, Number 3, June, 1984

         Barbara M. Farwell and   
               David C. Farwell   Telecommuting and Organizational Change  169--173
                 Wolfgang Horak   Concepts of the Document Interchange
                                  Protocol for the Telematic Services ---
                                  CCITT Draft Recommendation S.a . . . . . 175--185
             Fabio A. Schreiber   State Dependency Issues in Evaluating
                                  Distributed Database Availability  . . . 187--197
              John A. Stankovic   Simulations of Three Adaptive,
                                  Decentralized Controlled, Job Scheduling
                                  Algorithms . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 199--217

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 8, Number 4, August, 1984

                 J. Sventek and   
                 W. Greiman and   
                  M. O'Dell and   
                      A. Jansen   Token Ring Local Area Networks: a
                                  Comparison of Experimental and
                                  Theoretical Performance  . . . . . . . . 301--309
                  B. Mahbod and   
                      J. Howard   Performance Analysis of a Cooperative
                                  Symmetric Algorithm for Real-Time Local
                                  Area Computer Communication Networks . . 311--323
                 Wael Hilal and   
                    Ming T. Liu   Local Area Networks Supporting Speech
                                  Traffic  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 325--337
                 J. W. Wong and   
                    P. M. Gopal   Analysis of a Token Ring Protocol for
                                  Voice Transmission . . . . . . . . . . . 339--346

Computer Networks: The International Journal of Distributed Informatique
Volume 8, Number 5--6, October / December, 1984

              Yasusada Kitahara   INS (Information Network System) ---
                                  Telecommunications for the Advanced
                                  Information Society  . . . . . . . . . . 383--392
                    Nobuo Inoue   New Technologies for the Information
                                  Network System . . . . . . . . . . . . . 393--412
                   Akira Togawa   INS Model System . . . . . . . . . . . . 413--420
          Sape J. Mullender and   
            Andrew S. Tanenbaum   Protection and Resource Control in
                                  Distributed Operating Systems  . . . . . 421--432
          Victor L. Voydock and   
                Stephen T. Kent   Security Mechanisms in a Transport Layer
                                  Protocol . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 433--449
                 Lutz M. Wegner   Sorting a Distributed File in a Network  451--461
           Krishnan Sabnani and   
                Mischa Schwartz   Verification of a Multidestination
                                  Selective Repeat Procedure . . . . . . . 463--478