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World Key Information Service System Designed For EPCOT Center
Author(s): J. A. Kelsey
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Paper Abstract

An advanced Bell Laboratories and Western Electric designed electronic information retrieval system utilizing the latest Information Age technologies, and a fiber optic transmission system is featured at the Walt Disney World Resort's newest theme park - The Experimental Prototype Community of Tomorrow (EPCOT Center). The project is an interactive audio, video and text information system that is deployed at key locations within the park. The touch sensitive terminals utilizing the ARIEL (Automatic Retrieval of Information Electronically) System is interconnected by a Western Electric designed and manufactured lightwave transmission system.

Paper Details

Date Published: 30 March 1984
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 0403, Optical Fibers in Broadband Networks, Instrumentation, and Urban and Industrial Environments, (30 March 1984); doi: 10.1117/12.935588
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J. A. Kelsey, Western Electric Company (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0403:
Optical Fibers in Broadband Networks, Instrumentation, and Urban and Industrial Environments

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