Research Room

Mark A. Frautschi, "Embedded Systems and the Year 2000 Problem (The OTHER Year 2000 Problem)" (Draft), JULY 1, 1998 & "Embedded Systems Part II" - March 27, 1999

Paula D. Gordon, Ph.D. A Working White Paper Part I: Defining Y2K and Taking Action to Address the Problem Part II: Embedded Systems & Part III & IV --Call for Year 2000 Special Action Office 

Contingency Planning Communications Concepts -Terry Spurgeon

Disaster Preparedness Communications articles & books

Ramu Potarazu-- INTELSAT Article

GAO Year 2000 Telecommunications:

Gartner Report 2Q99 - Final Countdown    August 16, 1999

Harland Smith - Synergistic Mitigation and Contingency Preparation

Ed Yardeni - Year 2000 Book One

Ed Yardeni - Year 2000 Book Two

Gary Beach, Publisher, CIO Magazine Telecommunications Article

Navy report as released by the White House - August 1999

SEC 10-Q Request Form for public Y2K Disclosures

State Year 2000 Sites

California White Paper on Y2K

Rick Cowles Assessment on NERC report - 9/23/98

Cassandra Project: Why Y2K is a Threat to Public Safety

Capers Jones: CONTINGENCY PLANNING

Alan Simpson: Contingency Planning

Full Senate Subcommittee report on Y2K

Ed Yourdon's Essay on Y2K -- 

International Telecom - President's Council on Year 2000

Short Wave Radio Networking

Solar Flare website

Ken Holder's website - Radio technology

Shortwave monitoring info

Books

Crisis Communications: A Handbook for Emergency and Survival Radio monitoring
by Mark W. Johnson

Paperback
Published by Tiare Publications, 1990

Emergency Radio!: Scanning the News as It Happens
by Norn Schrein, Norm Schrein

Paperback, 214 pages
Published by Index Publishing Group, 1995

Now You're Talking!: All You Need to Get Your Ham Radio Technician License
by Larry D. Wolfgang and Joel Kleinman

Paperback
Published by American Radio Relay League, 1997

Comment:
You no longer need Morse code to get your ham license, although you should probably try to learn it, since it can come in handy.

Shortwave Listening Guidebook: The Complete Guide to Hearing the World
by Harry L. Helms, Harry Helms

Paperback
Published by Hightext Publications, 1993

Monitor America: The National Communications Guide
by Richard Barnett, William Cobb, and Edward Soomre

Paperback
Published by Scanner Master Books, 1995

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