THE MINICOMPUTER--A FEASIBLE TOOL FOR AUTOMATING THE DISPATCHING FUNCTION

The use of minicomputers for automating the dispatching function is a logical step in the further evolution of mainline railway control systems. Historically, each logical step in the evolution is the result of a previous system becoming too limited to fulfill the new demands being placed upon it.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Presented at the 1976 Joint ASME/IEEE Railroad Technical Conference, Chicago, Illinois, April 6-8, 1976.
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  • Authors:
    • Morse, C W
  • Publication Date: 1976-3-12

Media Info

  • Pagination: 3 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00131623
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • Report/Paper Numbers: C76 463-5 IA
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 14 1976 12:00AM