A printed version on paper of data held in a computer.
- By downloading the software plus Radio Waves' microwave antenna-pattern data, users are able to display microwave antenna patterns on their computer screen and print hard copies for reference.
- Up to that point, we had been distributing the research by selling hard copies of the papers for a fee, which included a small mark up for administration, after covering the cost of printing.
- Critera to be evaluated when deciding between hard copies and electronic versions of information has considerably changed over the course of the past ten years.
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