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Keeping Tabs on the Containers

Synopsis
Looks at some of the computer systems which support the movement of containers in and out of the port of Felixstowe and some of the data structures used in the system.
Series
Fundamentals of Computing, Course M205
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. Standard formats. col. 24 min.
Year of production
1988
Availability
OUT OF DISTRIBUTION
Subjects
Information technology
Keywords
computer systems; containerised freight transport services; management; public transport; shipping industries

Credits

Producer
David Saunders

Production Company

Name

BBC Open University Productions

Distributor

Name

Open University Worldwide

Web
http://www.ouw.co.uk External site opens in new window
Phone
+44 (0) 1908 274066
Address
Walton Hall
Milton Keynes
MK7 6AA
Notes
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