A Billion Dollar Supercomputer Boondoggle?
Publication Date: November 1989
Publisher(s): Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)
Author(s): Bryan T. Johnson
Series: Executive Memorandum
Coverage: United States
The Office of Science and Technology Policy urges creation of a "government-business" partnership to develop a system of powerful new hardware and larger storage capacity, and the software to run the system. Such a government-sponsored network would be a costly mistake.