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Export Controls: National Security Issues and Foreign Availability for High Performance Computer Exports

NSIAD-98-200 Published: Sep 16, 1998. Publicly Released: Sep 16, 1998.
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Pursuant to a legislative requirement, GAO reviewed the efforts by the executive branch to determine national security risks associated with exports of high performance computers (HPC).

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Computer hardware industryDual-use technologiesExport regulationForeign governmentsForeign trade agreementsForeign trade policiesInternational relationsNuclear proliferationSupercomputersTechnology transfer