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CONNEXIONS--The Interoperability Report, Volume 1, 1987.

Article Author(s) Page

* Premiere Issue, March 1987:

The RFC Story Ole Jacobsen 3
Internet Activities Board Ole Jacobsen 4
Protocol Testing for TCP/IP Dan Lynch 5
NetBIOS and TCP/IP Dan Lynch 6
Gateways Ole Jacobsen 8

* Volume 1, No.1, May 1987

Broadcasting and Multicasting Vint Cerf 2
TCP/IP Conference Analysis Dan Lynch 4
Have you heard the GOSIP? Ole Jacobsen, et al 5
ISODE: Horizontal Integration in Networking Marshall Rose 8
The gated program--A user's review Sergio Heker 13

* Volume 1, No. 2, June 1987:

Network Management Working Group meeting held Ole Jacobsen 2
NetBIOS update Ole Jacobsen 2
New version of GOSIP published Ole Jacobsen 3
IETF reorganized Ole Jacobsen 3
High-Level Entity Management System Partridge/Trewitt 4
University of Wisconsin and ISO OSI Sue Lebeck 7
Profile: NSFNET NNSC Staff 8
Of Waves and Whitecaps Mike Padlipsky 12

* Volume 1, No. 3, July 1987:

The Internet Protocols--A functional Overview Barry Shein 2
Specification of Gateway Requirements--At Last Bob Braden 10
Improving Your TCP: Look at the Timers Craig Partridge 13

* Volume 1, No. 4, August 1987:

The Use of Transparent Gateways in the Internet Krall/McCloghrie 2
Trailers or No Trailers John Romkey 10
Anatomy of an Application Protocol Barry Shein 12

* Volume 1, No. 5, September 1987:

OSI and the Seven Layers Sue Lebeck 2
FTP's Tiresome Problems John Romkey 9
Network Management: A Vendor's Perspective Eric Benhamou 12
A Plea for Internet Peace Einar Stefferud 13

* Volume 1, No. 6, October 1987:

Introducing Domains Paul Mockapetris 2
Protocol Testing and Certification Bob Jones 5
Just tell us what you want Dave Crocker 6
ISO Seminar Highlights Dan Lynch 9
The 3270 Environment Greg Minshall 10

* Volume 1, No. 7, November 1987:

The Network Management Working Group Amatzia Ben-Artzi 2
3270 over Telnet Greg Minshall 6
Improving Your TCP: Handling Source Quench Craig Partridge 13

* Volume 1, No. 8, December 1987:

Mapping Internet Addresses to Ethernet Addr. Doug Comer 2
An Overview of the Internet Activities Board Jon Postel 8
The Night Before Startup Vint Cerf 14

[Note: This was the first year of publication. ConneXions was normally pub-
lished every month, with each year beginning a new Volume and issue numbers
corresponding to months, e.g., Volume 7, No. 3, March 1993]

CONNEXIONS--The Interoperability Report, Volume 2, 1988.

Article Author(s) Page

* Volume 2, No. 1, January 1988:

Transport-level "bridges" from TCP/IP to OSI Marshall Rose 2
2nd TCP/IP Interoperability Conference report Ole Jacobsen 7
Determining an Internet Address at Startup Doug Comer 10

* Volume 2, No. 2, February 1988:

A comparison of DoD IP and ISO CLNP Rob Hagens 2
Just what is NetBIOS, anyway? John Romkey 7
Will OSI ever become a reality? Michael Howard 10
NSF and NASA link nets NSF staff 14
Connectathon 1988 Sun Microsystems 15

* Volume 2, No. 3, March 1988:

Building Distributed
Applications in an OSI Framework Marshall Rose 2
Profile: CSNET CSNET CIC staff 8
Interoperability Survey results Ole Jacobsen 12
Network Computing Forum John Robotham 13

* Volume 2, No. 4, April 1988:

International Internetworking Jon Crowcroft 2
The IAB Autonomous Networks Task Force Deborah Estrin 8
Fragmentation: Pros and Cons Jeff Mogul 11

* Volume 2, No. 5, May 1988:

SLIP: Serial Line IP John Romkey 2
The Rapid Commercialization of TCP/IP Michael Howard 6
The Future of TCP/IP Bart Burstein 10
Getting the right ConneXions Ole Jacobsen 15

* Volume 2, No. 6, June 1988:

TCP/IP at the Hannover CeBIT Fair Horst Clausen 2
Routing in an Internetwork Environment Callon, Haimo, Lepp 4
Network Management Standards Vint Cerf 10
DoD Support of OSI Reichlen, Gross 12
Improving Your TCP: Look under the hood! Craig Partridge 15

* Volume 2, No. 7, July 1988:

TCP Connection Initiation Greg Minshall 2
Network Management Update Ole Jacobsen 12
The Enterprise Networking Event Dan Lynch 13
Information about TCP/IP Ole Jacobsen 14

* Volume 2, No. 8, August 1988--Special Issue: Protocol Testing

The DCA Protocol Testing Laboratory Bob Jones 2
Protocol Testing Lab at BBN Communications Tony Michel 11
Conformance Test Docs available for comment Ole Jacobsen 15
Problem Solving in Large TCP/IP Networks Harry Saal 16
COS and its Conformance Test System Chris Rohrer 21

* Volume 2, No. 9, September 1988:

The HP Internet Kincl/Michaels 2
Amateur Packet Radio and TCP/IP Phil Karn 8

* Volume 2, No. 10, October 1988:

Federal Research Internet Greg Vaudreuil 2
Upper Layer Interoperability Franco Vitaliano 6
OSI protocols in Berkeley UNIX Marshall Rose 11
Booting diskless hosts: The BOOTP Protocol Jeff Mogul 14
Multi-vendor support Ole Jacobsen 19
The Internet Engineering Task Force Phill Gross 20
Improving Your TCP: "Karn's Algorithm" Phil Karn 23

* Volume 2, No. 11, November 1988:

Networking in Canada Philip Prindeville 2
INTEROP 88 Conference report Ole Jacobsen 7
The IETF Host Requirements Working Group Partridge/Braden 10
Improving Your TCP: Tuning the Checksum routine Craig Partridge 14
New Publications Ole Jacobsen 15

* Volume 2, No. 12, December 1988:

Transition and Coexistence for TCP/IP to OSI Marshall Rose 2
The new NSFNET backbone network Hans-Werner Braun 6
Background File Transfer Program (BFTP) DeSchon/Braden 10
Users' Directory of Computer Networks Tracy LaQuey 14
Looking ahead to 1989 Ole Jacobsen 15

CONNEXIONS--The Interoperability Report, Volume 3, 1989.

Article Author(s) Page

* Volume 3, No. 1, January 1989--Special Issue: Subnets:

Subnetting: A Brief Guide Jeff Mogul 2
Subnet Implementation Barry Shein 10
Subnets, Routers, and Bridges Fred Ball 14
The US Domain Jon Postel 20
Upper Layer Functionality: Letter to the Editor Helmut Hildebrandt 22
Book Review: Internetworking with TCP/IP Craig Partridge 23
Book Review: Computer Networks Marshall Rose 23

* Volume 3, No. 2, February 1989:

The INTEROP(tm) 88 Network--Behind the scenes Phil Almquist 2
Mail Through the Matrix John Quarterman 10
The Navy is "on target" with OSI Slaski/Cooney 16

* Volume 3, No. 3, March 1989--Special Issue: Network Management:

Network Management Comes of Age in the Internet Vint Cerf 2
Network Management of TCP/IP-based internets McCloghrie/Rose 3
Case Diagrams Case/Partridge 10
The CMOT network management architecture Amatzia Ben-Artzi 14
The NetMan demonstration at INTEROP 88 George Marshall 20
Network Management and the Design of SNMP Case/Davin/Fedor/
Schoffstall 22
The UCL Project INCA network management system Graham Knight 27
A Network Management Language Unni Warrier 33

* Volume 3, No. 4, April 1989:

Components of OSI: ISDN Bob Blackshaw 2
Etiquette and Ethics John Quarterman 12
Book Review: An Introduction to TCP/IP Vint Cerf 17
Long-Term Implications of the Internet Worm Peter Neumann 18
Ethics and the Internet (RFC 1087) The IAB 22

* Volume 3, No. 5, May 1989:

Components of OSI: X.400 Message Handling Julian Onions 2
Connectathon '89 Ole Jacobsen 9
Network License Servers Geisman/Wood 10

* Volume 3, No. 6, June 1989:

Components of OSI: X.500 Directory Services Steve Benford 2
Merit/NSFNET Information Services Laura Kelleher 10
Network Management Update Ole Jacobsen 15
Book Review: The Design and Implementation of
the 4.3BSD UNIX Operating System Barry Shein 16
DoD High Level Protocols Conformance Test Pgm Martin Gross 18

* Volume 3, No. 7, July 1989:

Components of OSI: The Transport Layer Nancy Hall 2
Interoperability Testing:
The Final Test of Open Systems Marshall Rose 12
Special Demonstrations for INTEROP 89 Peter de Vries 15
Book Review: Keeping The Link Charles Spurgeon 18
Workstation-Oriented Enhancements to Telnet James VanBokkelen 20
New Telnet Working Group formed Dave Borman 22

* Volume 3, No. 8, August 1989--Special Issue: Internet Routing:

Routing in an Internetwork Environment Callon/Haimo/Lepp 2
Loop-Free Routing Jose Garcia-Luna 8
The OSPF Routing Protocol Rob Coltun 19
Open Routing Marianne Lepp 26
Adopting a Gateway Bob Enger 32
Overview of OSI Routing Paul Tsuchiya 38
Components of OSI: IS-IS Intra-Domain Routing Paul Tsuchiya 40
Components of OSI: ES-IS Routing Rob Hagens 46

* Volume 3, No. 9, September 1989:

Components of OSI: The Session Service Kim Banker 2
NYSERNet Sponsors White Pages Pilot NYSERNet staff 10
Effect of the Internet Worm on Security Fred Ostapik 16
AppleTalk versus IP Greg Minshall 20
The Internet Activities Board & its Task Forces The IAB 25

* Volume 3, No. 10, October 1989:

The ARPANET is Twenty:
-What We Have Learned and The Fun We had Daniel Dern 2
-Interview with Vint Cerf Daniel Dern 11
-Quotes from some of the players Various 15
-Requiem for the ARPANET Vint Cerf 27
Book Review: Internetworking Computer Systems Barry Shein 28
Book Review: UNIX System Administration Handbk Mark Laubach 29
Book Review: X Window Systems Eric Brunner 30
Book Review: Intro to the X Window System Eric Brunner 31
The Telnet protocol Barry Shein 32
Components of OSI: CLNP Rob Hagens 39

* Volume 3, No. 11, November 1989:

The CERT Workshop Ostapik/Marine 2
Issues in dialup IP service Craig Partridge 4
Book Review: The X.400 Blue Book Companion Marshall Rose 6
Book Review: The Matrix Barry Shein 7
Book Review: The Open Book Chris Moore 8
INTEROP 89 report Daniel Dern 10
IETF Directories Karen Bowers 14
Components of OSI: The Presentation Layer David Chappell 16

* Volume 3, No. 12, December 1989:

Components of OSI: A taxonomy of the players David Chappell 2
LAN Packet demultiplexing James VanBokkelen 12
Information Sources Ole Jacobsen 16

CONNEXIONS--The Interoperability Report, Volume 4, 1990.

Article Author(s) Page

* Volume 4, No. 1, January 1990:

Components of OSI: Application Layer Structure Marshall Rose 2
Kerberos: Network Authentication Jeff Schiller 10
Book Review: The Cuckoo's Egg Jon Postel 15

* Volume 4, No. 2, February 1990:

Interview with Steve Kent on Internet Security Daniel Dern 2
The Trusted Mail System Daniel Dern 8
COS and NIST establish Testing Program COS Staff 9
The INTEROP 89 network from one of its builders Stev Knowles 10
OSI at INTEROP 89 Dave Katz 18
Book Review: ISDN Design--A Practical Approach Bill Jolitz 26

* Volume 4, No. 3, March 1990:

Profile: AARNet Geoff Huston 2
Book Review: Standards for OSI Jon Crowcroft 11
Clarification of GOSIP Gross/Nitzan 13
Automatic Configuration of Internet Hosts Ralph Droms 15

* Volume 4, No. 4, April 1990:

Components of OSI: FTAM Klaus Truoel 2
Book Review: UNIX Network Programming Thomas Narten 12
Book Review: Handbook of COMPUTER-
COMMUNICATIONS Standards Vol 3 Marshall Rose 14
The Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP) Russ Hobby 16
Special Demonstrations for INTEROP 90 Chris Lynch 21
RFCs in PostScript and ASCII Jon Postel 21
A Brief History of the IETF and the IESG Greg Vaudreuil 22
Network Management Tool Catalog available Bob Stine 25
The INTEROP Achievement Award Interop staff 27

* Volume 4, No. 5, May 1990:

The X Window System Bill Jolitz 2
ANSI-IETF Cooperation Lyman Chapin 14
The Telnet LINEMODE option Dave Borman 16
Profile: CREN Mark Laubach 20
The ACM SIGCOMM Award ACM staff 29
Book review: !%@:: A Directory of Electronic
Mail Addressing and Networks Tracy LaQuey 30

* Volume 4, No. 6, June 1990:

VMTP: A High Performance Transport Protocol Tony Mason 2
Book review: X25 Explained, 2nd edition Jon Crowcroft 11
Telnet Output Discard Processing Mitchell Tasman 12
Profile: NEARnet NEARnet staff 16

* Volume 4, No. 7, July 1990:

Interior Routing Protocols Daniel Dern 2
The Packet Driver John Romkey 18
Book Review: Megabit Data Communications Patrick Townson 23

* Volume 4, No. 8, August 1990--Special Issue: Network Management and Security:

A Practical Introduction to Network Management Stine/Holbrook/
Patton/VanBokkelen 2
History of Net Management of TCP/IP internets Marshall Rose 18
Case study: Using SNMP to manage a large net Mark Fedor 28
Components of OSI: The Security Architecture James Galvin 34
User Viewpoint: The IP Security Option David Wiltzius 38
User Viewpoint: Applic. of IP packet filtering Richard Kent 42
The Computer Emergency Response Team Eileen Forrester 44
CERT Advisories CERT staff 46

* Volume 4, No. 9, September 1990:

TCP and TP4: Moving Forward Piscitello/Chapin 2
Components of OSI: Group Communication Steve Benford 8
INTEROP 90 on The Fourth of July Ole Jacobsen 13
Alternative Book Review: The Open Book Bryan Wood 14
Network Nomenclature John Quarterman 20

* Volume 4, No. 10, October 1990--Special Issue: INTEROP 90 Backgrounder

Distributed Computing Environments Mike Millikin 2
Fiber Distributed Data Interface (FDDI) Mark Wolter 16
ISDN: Why use it? Dory Leifer 27
Switched Multimegabit Data Service (SMDS) Hughes/Starliper 34
A Programmer's Overview of X Dyksen/Korb 38
Wireless Networking for the 1990s Richard Allen 42
A Brief Perspective on Gigabit Networking Craig Partridge 46
The OSI Network Management Forum Bruce Murrill 48
DECnet/OSI Phase V Carl Malamud 56

* Volume 4, No. 11, November 1990:

FTAM, FTP, & NFS within an Enterprise Network Eric Fleischman 2
Network Management Directions Auerbach/Yaro 10
INTEROP 90 wrap-up Daniel Dern 13
Profile: NORDUnet Mats Brunell 18
ACM SIGCOMM Award winners ACM staff 23
Press here for the Internet Daniel Dern 24
Book Review: User's Directory of Computer Nets Karen Roubicek 26
Book Review: The Simple Book Greg Satz 27
GOSIP Document order information Richard Colella 30

* Volume 4, No. 12, December 1990:

Components of OSI: X25 Derek Vair 2
Path MTU Discovery Jeff Mogul 12
Alternative Book Review: UNIX Network Program. Eli Charne 16

CONNEXIONS--The Interoperability Report, Volume 5, 1991.

Article Author(s) Page

* Volume 5, No. 1, January 1991--Special Issue: Inter-domain Routing:

Inter-domain Routing in the Internet Paul Tsuchiya 2
Issues in Inter-domain Routing Robert Woodburn 10
Introduction to Policy Routing Martha Steenstrup 19
The Border Gateway Protocol Rekhter/Katz 24
RFC 1174 Summary Daniel Dern 30
Book Review: Internetworking with TCP/IP, Vol I Marshall Rose 33

* Volume 5, No. 2, February 1991:

Components of OSI: The Virtual Terminal ASE Graham Dixon 2
EUUG becomes EurOpen EurOpen staff 11
Congestion Avoidance Paul McKenney 12
Book Review: The Art of Computer Systems
Performance Analysis Craig Partridge 22
Network Operations discussion group Dave Crocker 23
DEC Technical Report on Congestion Management Raj Jain 23

* Volume 5, No. 3, March 1991:

IP Multicasting Steve Deering 2
Cisco/DEC/NTI/Stratacom Frame Relay spec. Ed Kozel 10
Intermail Service & Commercial Mail Relay Westine/DeSchon/
Postel/Ward 17
Book Review: X Window System Toolkit John T Korb 22

* Volume 5, No. 4, April 1991:

Components of OSI: Systems Paul Brusil 2
An SNMP Stereo System Simon Hackett 16
International Research & Academic Networking Goldstein/Michau 20
The Ultimate File System Carl Malamud 28

* Volume 5, No. 5, May 1991:

Components of OSI: CO/CL Interworking Marshall Rose 2
NIST OSI Routing Testbed Doug Montgomery 7
The X Window System and OSI VT Graham Dixon 8
Resource Discovery and Related Research Mike Schwartz 12
Book Review: Computers at Risk Carl Malamud 21
Book Review: Computers Under Attack Carl Malamud 22

* Volume 5, No. 6, June 1991:

Development and Integration of a MIB Bob Stewart 2
SNMP Security McCloghrie/
Davin/Galvin 12
The NREN Takes Shape Mike Roberts 17
UK Internet Protocol Connectivity Activities Jon Crowcroft 20
PSYCOLOQUY--An Electronic Publishing Pioneer Stevan Harnad 24
Information "Products" from NNSC Karen Roubicek 27
Book Review:Internetworking with TCP/IP, Vol II Marshall Rose 28

* Volume 5, No. 7, July 1991--Special Issue: The Changing Face of the Internet:

Networks: From Technology to Community John Quarterman 2
Current Status on Networking in Europe Bernhard Stockman 10
Another use of the Internet:
Libraries online catalogs Billy Barron 15
Commercial IP providers establish CIX gateway Daniel Dern 20
Internet Resource Accounting Don Hirsh 24
Long, Fat Pipes Carl Malamud 28
Book Review: Practical UNIX Security Marshall Rose 36
The Internet Society Vint Cerf 46

* Volume 5, No. 8, August 1991:

Components of OSI: Doc. interchange with ODA Jon Stewart 2
What's in a name? Gary Malkin 11
Profile: THEnet Tracy LaQuey Parker 14
Research & Academic Networking in South Africa Mike Lawrie 18
Gore introduces Fiber Optic Network Bill Staff 26
Solutions Showcase Demos for INTEROP 91 Staff 28
Book Review: Cyberpunk Carl Malamud 30
Book Review: The Devouring Fungus Carl Malamud 31

* Volume 5, No. 9, September 1991--Special Issue: Looking ahead to INTEROP 91 Fall:

Networks and Objects Michael Millikin 2
Multivendor Enterprise Networking: A Case Study Wayne Russell 18
Networking the Telecom Standards Bodies Anthony Rutkowski 26
Building the INTEROP 90 Show Network Stev Knowles 36
All your FDDI Questions answered at INTEROP 91 Mark Wolter 40

* Volume 5, No. 10, October 1991--Special Issue: INTEROP 91 Fall Companinon:

Wide-Area Options for Internets Herman/Lippis 2
ANSI X3T95 Update: Future FDDI Standards Mark Wolter 21
Developments in SMDS Krishnaswamy/Ulema 24
The Multi-Protocol Internet at Delmarva Power John Scoggin 32
Applications and Techniques for LAN Monitoring Jeffrey Mogul 36
Great IGP Debate I: IS-IS & Integrated Routing Perlman/Callon 46
Great IGP Debate II: OSPF Milo Medin 53
The Deployment of Privacy Enhanced Mail James Galvin 62

* Volume 5, No. 11, November 1991:

Information Service for Corporate Users: WAIS Kahle/Medlar 2
Multimedia Mail from the Bottom Up Nathaniel Borenstein 10
CD Review: The TCP/IP CD Jon Crowcroft 17
Is Resource Discovery Hacking? Carl Malamud 18
Book Review: STACKS: Interoperability in Today's
Computer Networks Marshall Rose 28
Network Reading List available Charles Spurgeon 30

* Volume 5, No. 12, December 1991:

The Xpress Transfer Protocol (XTP) Greg Chesson 2
"Dear Cliff": A Report from INTEROP 91 Fall Daniel Dern 9
Overview of OSI NSAP Addressing in the Internet Ross Callon 14
ITU Adopts a New Meta-Standard: Open Access Carl Malamud 19

CONNEXIONS--The Interoperability Report, Volume 6, 1992.

Article Author(s) Page

* Volume 6, No. 1, January 1992:

Components of OSI: Abstract Syntax Notation One Motteler/Sidhu 2
Reseaux Associes pour la Recherche Europeenne RARE staff 20
GOSIP Challenges in the Department of Defense Robert Cooney 24
Book Review: TCP/IP and NFS Internetworking Richard Stevens 27
Where and how to get new RFCs Jon Postel 28

* Volume 6, No. 2, February 1992:

Archie: An Internet Electronic Directory Svc Deutsch/Emtage 2
ISDN as an Open Platform Mitchell Kapor 10
NREN Bill signed into Law Mike Roberts 16
Book Review: Implementing OSI Networks Marshall Rose 19
Book Review: Open Systems Interconnection Hndbk Marshall Rose 19

* Volume 6, No. 3, March 1992:

SNA Internetworking Wayne Clark 2
Lessons Learned for OSI at INTEROP 91 Fall Susan Hares 12
Metamail--Multimedia Mail for the Masses Nathaniel Borenstein 20
RFC-Info Service now available Jon Postel 22
Book Review: Communications for Cooperating
Systems: OSI, SNA and TCP/IP Eric Fleischman 29

* Volume 6, No. 4, April 1992--Special Issue: Emerging Broadband Services:

Components of OSI: Broadband ISDN William Stallings 2
Components of OSI: Synchronous Optical Network William Stallings 13
Components of OSI: Asynchronous Transfer Mode Clapp/Zeug 22
Book Review: Asynchronous Transfer Mode--
Solution for Broadband ISDN Jon Crowcroft 30
Book Review: ISDN & Broadband ISDN, 2nd Ed. Jon Crowcroft 30

* Volume 6, No. 5, May 1992:

Components of OSI:Inter Domain Routing Protocol Susan Hares 2
The Internet Explorer in Japan Carl Malamud 14
Overview of Public-Key Cryptography Standards Burton Kaliski 22
TCP/IP--The Hero of Operation Desert Storm IS Robert Weissert 34
Profile: RAINet Neighorn/Bush/Beadles 39
One Way of Measuring Internet growth Jon Crowcroft 45
The Growing Internet Frank Solensky 46
How did we get 727,000 Hosts? April Marine 49
Introduction to the ISODE Consortium Steve Kille 52
Profile: FARNET Laura Breeden 56
Book Review: MIT Project Athena Jon Rochlis 58
Book Review: Integrated Broadband Networks Jon Crowcroft 59
Book Review: The Little Black Book: Mail-bonding
with OSI Directory Services Chris Moore 60
Opinion: The Trouble with OSI Ole Jacobsen 62

* Volume 6, No. 6, June 1992:

Components of OSI: Remote Procedure Call Svc Alan Turner 2
First IETF Internet Audiocast Casner/Deering 10
Building & Managing the INTEROP 91 Fall Shownet Brent Chapman 18
Status of SNMP Evolution James R Davin 22
SLIP Interoperability Richard Coop 24
Opinion: OSI is (Still) a Good Idea Richard desJardins 33
Book Review: Open System LANs and their
Global Interconnection Matthew Farwell 38

* Volume 6, No. 7, July 1992:

Prospero: Virtual Directory Service Clifford Neuman 2
Gopher: Distributed Server Information System Mark McCahill 10
INTEROP 92 Spring Proves a Capital Idea Daniel Dern 15
How to Win the Battle for Network Management Michael Edelman 19
A Summary of the WorldWideWeb System Tim Berners-Lee 26

* Volume 6, No. 8, August 1992:

Comparing Compound Document Processing Models Bramhall/Stewart 2
The Guy With the Bike Carl Malamud 10
Multiprotocol Encapsulation over Frame Relay Andrew Malis 14
Internet Humor Garrett Wollman 17
RFC 1313: Today's Programming for KRFC AM 1313 Craig Partridge 18
Comments on "Opinion: OSI Is Still a Good Idea" Marshall Rose 20
Book Review: Zen and the Art of the Internet Billy Barron 22

* Volume 6, No. 9, September 1992--Special Issue: E-mail and Directory Service:

The 1992 Extensions to X.500 Sara Radicati 2
The QUIPU Directory Implementation Steve Kille 10
The PP Message Transfer Agent Steve Kille 16
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) over X.400 Sara Radicati 22
Electronic Mail in Zambia Mark Bennett 30
MIME: Multi-* Extensions for RFC 822 E-mail Greg Vaudreuil 36
Analysis/Comparison of Internet & X.400 mail Daniel Blum 40
Mail Gatewaying Marshall Rose 53
Book Review: Electronic Mail: Intro to X.400 Chris Moore 60
Book Review: Computing Across America Carl Malamud 61
Extending the reach of e-mail Ole Jacobsen 62

* Volume 6, No. 10, October 1992--Special Issue: INTEROP 92 Fall Companion:

Advanced Peer-to-Peer Networking (APPN) Joyce/Walker 2
The OSF Distributed Management Environment David Chappell 10
The Simple Management Protocol and Framework Case/McCloghrie/
Rose/Waldbusser 16
Internet 2000 Richard desJardins 24
Personal Communications Services (PCS) Joseph Potts 32
Book Review:Interconnections: Bridges & Routers Sue Hares 35
Book Review:The Internet Message Chris Moore 38
Book Review:Exploring the Internet Marshall Rose 39
Book Review:TCP/IP Network Administration Marshall Rose 40
Book Review:Internetworking with TCP/IP Vol III Craig Partridge 41

* Volume 6, No. 11, November 1992:

The ROAD to a new IP Dave Crocker 2
A Generic Ultimate Protocol (GUP) A Concerned Member 11
Source Demand Routing Protocol Estrin/Li/Rekhter 14
Book Review:Crossing the Internet Threshold Billy Barron 31

* Volume 6, No. 12, December 1992:

Components of OSI: Conformance Testing Motteler/Sidhu 2
Network Management of a complex LAN/WAN John Scoggin 12
Network Management at U of Minnesota Craig Finseth 16
INET '92: The Start of Something Big Larry Press 22
Book Review: The Whole Internet User's Guide Billy Barron 26
Book Review: XTP: The Xpress Transfer Protocol Craig Partridge 28
Book Review: The Internet Companion Billy Barron 29

CONNEXIONS--The Interoperability Report, Volume 7, 1993.

Article Author(s) Page

* Volume 7, No. 1, January 1993:

Components of OSI: International
Standardized Profiles William Stallings 2
The Message Send Protocol Billy Barron 16
Inside an IETF Plenary Meeting Gary Scott Malkin 18
NREN Politics Thicken Mike Roberts 23
SLIP at the University of Minnesota Craig Finseth 24
Book Review: Effective Management of LANs Marshall Rose 30
Book Review: Network Management:
A practical Perspective Marshall Rose 30
Book Review: DNS and BIND Marshall Rose 31

* Volume 7, No. 2, February 1993:

LAN interconnection over X25 Gilbert Falk 2
The Merit Policy-Routing Configuration System Andy Adams 15
Traffic Shaping Using Leaky Bucket Craig Partridge 20
Book Review: Guide to IT Standards Makers
& Their Standards David Chappell 26

* Volume 7, No. 3, March 1993--Special Issue: INTEROP 93 Spring Companion:

Insights into the INTEROPnet Bo Pitsker 2
Accommodating SNA Peer-to-Peer
Networking in a Multiprotocol Environment Wayne Clark 9
OSF Distributed Computing Environment (DCE) David Chappell 18
Internet Talk Radio Carl Malamud 28
Multiprotocol Internets Lippis/Moore/Morency 32
Book Review: The Internet System Handbook Eli Charne 43

* Volume 7, No. 4, April 1993:

A Bridge Too Far Parr/Bielkowicz 2
The Gopher to X.500 Gateway Timothy Howes 12
ITU's TELEDOC Project Robert Shaw 19

* Volume 7, No. 5, May 1993--Special Issue: Focus on Europe:

EBONE, The European Internet Backbone Bernhard Stockman 2
Importance of Pan-European Broadband Networks Brian Carpenter 9
When is a Network X25? Jon Crowcroft 14
You cannot promote OSI Applications on OSI Nets Barker/Robbins 16
Book Review: TCP/IP: Architectures, Protocols,
Implementation Craig Partridge 31

* Volume 7, No. 6, June 1993:

A National Information Infrastructure Vint Cerf 2
Network Management: Status and Challenges Marshall Rose 11
How to create a Network Map Marshall Midden 18
The IETF integrates OSI related work Erik Huizer 26
Book Review: TCP/IP--Running A Successful Net Jon Crowcroft 31

* Volume 7, No. 7, July 1993:

An Introduction to SNMP MIB Compilers Samuel Roberts 2
The Interoperability Test at IPNETWORKING 93 Catterall/
Holland-Bradley 10
Europe--at least--discovers the users Jack Kessler 16
Journal Review: Journal of High Speed Networks Craig Partridge 31

* Volume 7, No. 8, August 1993:

Local Area Cell-Relay Ring Networks Craig Partridge 2
Towards Real ATM Interoperability Randall Atkinson 10
DHCP--TCP/IP Network Configuration Made Easy J Allard 16
Expanding International E-mail Connectivity Klensin/Bush 25
NREN towards a National
Information Infrastructure Mike Roberts 30

* Volume 7, No. 9, September 1993--Special Issue: INTEROP Companion

The NSFNET T1/T3 Network Celebrates 5 Years Bosco/Braun 2
NSFNET Interviews Richard Solomon 5
Making Standards the IETF Way David Crocker 18
An Experiment in Remote Printing Malamud/Rose 27
CIDR and the Evolution of the Internet Protocol Braun/Ford/Rekhter 30
A User's View of IPng Eric Fleischman 36
Internet as a tool for Business Communications? John Curran 41
Issues in Internet Security Jeff Schiller 46
The Internet as Service Provider Peter Deutsch 50
ATM for your internet--But When? Mark Laubach 56
GateD and the GateD Consortium Hallgren/Honig 61
Introduction to Routing Piscitello/Chapin 66
Building Gigabit Network Interfaces Craig Partridge 74
Windows Sockets Martin Hall 80
A Map to Wireless Networking & Mobile Computing Rifaat Dayem 87
CALS--Improving Enterprise Competitiveness Carolyn Wimple 90

* Volume 7, No. 10, October 1993:

Live from INTEROP Jack Kessler 2
Ways of Connecting to the Internet Quarterman/Carl-Mitchell 6
Workgroups in a Multiprotocol Environment Bob Meindl 10
Associations: The ATM Forum M Irfan Ali 19
Associations: The Frame Relay Forum Alan Taffel 20
Associations: The SMDS Interest Group Robyn Aber 21
Book Review:UNIX, POSIX, and Open Systems David Chappell 24

* Volume 7, No. 11, November 1993--Special Issue: INTEROP Europe 93 Companion:

The Global Internet Exchange (GIX) Bernhard Stockman 2
The RIPE NCC & the Routing Registry for Europe Daniel Karrenberg 10
Profile: EUnet Glenn Kowack 15
MICE: Multimedia Integrated Communication Jon Crowcroft 22
Running OSI applications over a CLNS network Robbins/Barker 26
Is DFS the Distributed File System of the 90s ? Brice MuangKhot 29
RENATER: A 34Mbps Network Service Christian Michau 32
Using APPC/APPN to Integrate LANs & SNA nets Huntley/Schulken 34
A Look at the Host Resources MIB Steve Waldbusser 42

* Volume 7, No. 12, December 1993:

Enterprise Networking & National ISDN Synergy Joseph J Hobbs 2
Distributed Computing with Object Management Mowbray/Zahavi 18
TRnet: A Possible Future Use of the Internet Billy Barron 25

CONNEXIONS--The Interoperability Report, Volume 8, 1994.

Article Author(s) Page

* Volume 8, No. 1, January 1994:

The RMON Standards for Network Monitoring Jeff Hughes 2
The ST-II Protocol for Multimedia Communication Herrtwich/Delgrossi 8
ST-II Implementations Elliot/Lynn 14
Essay: Paradigms Found Ed Levinson 20
Essay: Paradigms Lost Einar Stefferud 22
Book Review: Distributed Computing Dave Crocker 28

* Volume 8, No. 2, February 1994:

TCP Keepalives Richard Stevens 2
The Service Location Protocol Kaplan/Veizades 8
Wide Area Information Servers (WAIS)
over Z39.50-1988 and Beyond Margareth St. Pierre 15
Essay: Seven Steps to Cyberspace Jon Crowcroft 20
Book Review: Open Systems Networking Dave Crocker 22
Book Review: Connecting to the Internet Bill Manning 23
Internet Books Ole Jacobsen 24

* Volume 8, No. 3, March 1994:

Mobile IP as seen by the IETF Charlie Perkins 2
The Ten Commandments of Domain Name Service Bryan Beecher 21
Book Review: Technologies without Boundaries Carl Malamud 28

* Volume 8, No. 4, April 1994:

Baby Bell Minitel? Jack Kessler 2
The Internet K-12 Connection Tracy LaQuey-Parker 12
Network Discovery Algorithms for the NSFNET Bill Norton 20
Future of DECnet at the University of Minnesota Craig Finseth 27

* Volume 8, No. 5, May 1994--Special Issue: IP: The Next Generation

Charge to IPng Area: A Direction for IPng Phill Gross 2
So, what's the problem? Ole Jacobsen 5
The IPng Selection Process Bradner/Mankin 6
IPng White Paper Solicitation (RFC 1550) Bradner/Mankin 11
CIDR Effects: Getting More out of IPv4 Frank Solensky 14
The CATNIP: Purrposed Common Architecture
for the Internet McGovern/Ullman 18
TUBA: CLNP as IPng Ford/Rekhter/Knopper/
Collela 28
Simple Internet Protocol Plus (SIPP) Robert Hinden 34
A User's View of IPng Eric Fleischman 49

* Volume 8, No. 6, June 1994:

Back to Basics: The Internet Transport Layer McCloghrie/Rose 2
Profile: DANTE and EuropaNET Josefien Bersee 10
Brief Comparison of Public Domain
SLIP/PPP Drivers for MS-DOS Billy Barron 16
NetCash: Electronic Currency for the Internet Medvinsky/Neuman 19

* Volume 8, No. 7, July 1994--Special Issue: Focus on Asia

Internetworking in Asia Kilnam Chon 2
The CAE-NET project Hosoya/Fukuyama 7
The UNCL project Masahiro Taka 12
The Asia Pacific Network Information Center David Conrad 14
IP over ATM Mark Laubach 20
Book Review: The Internet Guide for New Users Gabriel Goldberg 26
Book Review: TCP/IP Illustrated, Volume 1 Eli Charne 28

* Volume 8, No. 8, August 1994:

Routing Arbiter Architecture Estrin/Postel/Rekhter 2
RSVP: A Resource ReserVation Protocol Braden/Zhang 8
Essay: Standards--Too Much of a Good Thing? Aiken/Cavallini 18

* Volume 8, No. 9, September 1994:

Back to Basics: Cryptographic Algorithms (I) Bill Stallings 2
Security Awareness Increasing within IETF Jim Galvin 12
Windows Sockets 2.0 J. Allard 16
Corporate IP---An Orthogonal View George Abe 20
DMTF: A Foundation for Systems Management? John McConnell 22

* Volume 8, No. 10, October 1994:

Back to Basics: Cryptographic Algorithms (II) Bill Stallings 2
Interworking with B-ISDN Reto Beeler 12
The INRIA Videoconferencing System (IVS) Thierry Turletti 20
Summer IETF Meeting Security Report Jim Galvin 25

* Volume 8, No. 11, November 1994:

A Routing Design for the Initial ATM NAPs Yu/Enke/Joncheray 2
Self-Similar Traffic Modeling for H-S Networks Willinger/Wilson/
Leland/Taqqu 14
Networked Voice Messaging Greg Vaudreuil 25

* Volume 8, No. 12, December 1994:

Pretty Good Privacy (PGP) William Stallings 2
NZ Expirences with Network Traffic Charging Nevil Brownlee 12
The WHOIS++ Directory Service Weider/Faltstrom 20

CONNEXIONS--The Interoperability Report, Volume 9, 1995.

Article Author(s) Page

* Volume 9, No. 1, January 1995:

Routing for the Initial ATM-NAPs in the
Presence of the Special ANS/NSFNET attachment Yu/Chen/Joncheray 2
Back to Basics: Internet Electronic Mail Dave Crocker 8
Electronic Mail---A Powertool Ole Jacobsen 18

* Volume 9, No. 2, February 1995:

Workflow Automation and Electronic Commerce Blum/Litwack 2
The World-Wide Web: How Servers Work Crowcroft/Handley 12
N+I Online:Networking Tradeshow on the Internet Samantha White 29

* Volume 9, No. 3, March 1995:

IP Next Generation Overview Bob Hinden 2
IPng---What it means for OSI Tim Dixon 19
Fibre Channel Technology Walford/Frymoyer 24
SNMP++ Banker/Mellquist 35
The CU-SeeMe Desktop Videoconferencing System Tim Dorcey 42

* Volume 9, No. 4, April 1995:

Robots in the Web: threat or treat? Martijn Koster 2
The History of the Internet and the Matrix John S. Quarterman 13
Security Activities at the Winter IETF Meeting Jim Galvin 26
Book Review: ATM Networks Dave Piscitello 28
Book Review: The E-mail Frontier Dave Crocker 29

* Volume 9, No. 5, May 1995:

Back to Basics: IPX/SPX--The NetWare Protocols Tittel/Smith 2
Restore order to the Corporate Network Lippis/Morency/Hindin 18
Book Review: ISDN and its Appliaction to LANs Jon Crowcroft 30

* Volume 9, No. 6, June 1995:

The Firewall Heresies Ted Doty 2
Problems with the World-Wide Web Handley/Crowcroft 8
Book Review: Routing in Communications Networks Dave O'Leary 22
Book Review: Routing in the Internet Dave O'Leary 23

* Volume 9, No. 7, July 1995:

Back to Basics: AppleTalk Tittel/Smith 2
Address Ownership Considered Fatal Rekhter/Li 15
A Firewall Overview Ted Doty 20
AAUnet: An African Universities' Network John Bart-Plange 24

* Volume 9, No. 8, August 1995:

Systems Management and SNMP Bobby Krupczak 2
Spring IETF Security Report Jim Galvin 10
The User Services Area of the IETF Joyce Reynolds 12
Protocol Wars: Is OSI Finally Dead? Peter Salus 16
The RA Route Server Service Overview Jessica Yu 20
Book Review: FDDI: A High Speed Network Dave Piscitello 25

* Volume 9, No. 9, September 1995:

The Routing Arbiter in the post-NSFNET World Bill Manning 2
AppleTalk Routing Oppenheimer/Kuang 10
Street sweeping the Information Super Highway Michael Underwood 28
Book Review: Networks Dave Crocker 30

* Volume 9, No. 10, October 1995:

IPv6 Transition Mechanisms Overview Gilligan/Callon 2
Collaborative Virtual Environments Benford/Greenhalgh 18
Book Review: Understanding Networked Multimedia Jon Crowcroft 28
Book Review: Multimedia Programming Jon Crowcroft 29

* Volume 9, No. 11, November 1995:

A Cable TV Industry View of IPng Mario Vecchi 2
The ATM Enterprise Network Switch Tony Rybczynski 12
Migration to OSPF is not a Luxury Eddie Rabinovitch 20
Is Our Network Infrastructure Sound Enough? Peter Neumann 26

* Volume 9, No. 12, December 1995:

Glossary/Overview of the European Internet Jon Crowcroft 2
Internet Security Strategies Chapman/Zwicky 10
Towards Real Internet Security Ted Doty 18

CONNEXIONS--The Interoperability Report, Volume 10, 1996.

Article Author(s) Page

* Volume 10, No. 1, January 1996:

Internet Security Policies Chapman/Zwicky 2
Back to Basics: Networking audio and video Fracois Fluckiger 15
Book Review: World-Wide Web--Beneath the Surf Dave Piscitello 24
Book Review: Computer Related Risks Lindsay Marshall 25

* Volume 10, No. 2, February 1996:

ISDN for Internet Access Dory Ethan Leifer 2
Top Ten Interesting Trends on the WWW David Strom 9
What does the IAB Do, Anyway? Brian Carpenter 14
Residential Area BroadBand Internet Technology Mark Laubach 18

* Volume 10, No. 3, March 1996--Special Issue: Deploying ATM Networks

BAGNet Experiences Wiltzius/Berc/Devadhar 2
Monterey BayNet Wittenbrink/
Mantey/Gritton 22
Routing in a Multiprotocol over ATM Environment Callon/Halpern/Drake/
Sandick/Jeffords 34

* Volume 10, No. 4, April 1996:

Retiring the NSFNET Backbone Service Harris/Gerich 2
Back to Basics: SNA Ed Tittel 12
Book Review: Active Java Jon Crowcroft 26

* Volume 10, No. 5, May 1996--Special Issue: Network Management Today

Managing the InteropNet Krupczak/Hultquist 2
The User-based Security Model for SNMPv2 Glenn Waters 12
An Introduction to SNMPv2* David Partain 22
RMON2: Next Generation Remote Net Monitoring William Stallings 34

* Volume 10, No. 6, June 1996:

Internet Multimedia Conferencing Architecture Handley/Crowcroft 2
Building the Urban Area Network David Wasley 14
A Statement Against CDA John S. Quarterman 22

* Volume 10, No. 7, July 1996:

Project NetSCARF Norton/Adams 2
Interoperabilitet '96 Patrick Faltstrom 8
Making Migration to TCP/IP Seamless Eddie Rabinovitch 15
Book Review: Instant Java Jon Crowcroft 22
Book Review: Just Java Jon Crowcroft 22
Book Review: Java by Example Jon Crowcroft 22
Book Review: Core Java Jon Crowcroft 23

* Volume 10, No. 8, August 1996:

Back to Basics: Hypertext Transfer Protocol William Stallings 2
Ebone & other parts of the European Internet Frode Greisen 12
Aperiodic Connections to the Campus Network David Wasley 20
IAB/IESG Statement on Cryptography IAB/IESG 27

* Volume 10, No. 9, September 1996:

Towards Useful Management Wellens/Auerbach 2
The Clipper Proposal Kaufman/Perlman/
Speciner 10
Participatory Speech Wins John Quarterman 15
Book Review: On To Java John Crowcroft 22

* Volume 10, No. 10, October 1996:

Back to Basics: The Network Filesystem McKusick/Bostic/Karels/
Quarterman 2
Scalable Multicast Communication
in the Internet Markus Hofmann 24

* Volume 10, No. 11, November 1996:

The Millennium Bomb Ian Hugo 2
Year 2000: The Human Problem Peter Judge 6
Providing Security in a Large Network Craig Finseth 10
Proposed Protocol Improvement for ATM Cell
Processing within SDH Multiplexers Parr/Wright 14
100VG and 100-BaseT Tutorial Roger Cohen 25

* Volume 10, No. 12, December 1996:

Internet Digital Libraries Jack Kessler 2
The Focus of the Internet-II Vision David Wasley 8
Internet-II Architecture Various 11
Scope of the Internet-II Project Various 14
Comparing performance of 100-BaseTX and 100VG Roger Cohen 16
TERNENA Karel Vietsch 25
SNMPng Advisory Team Status Report Russ Mundy 34
Book Review: Network Security Hillary Orman 37

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