Here's a brief timeline highlighting important dates in Internet history. When we talk about the Internet, we talk about the World Wide Web from the past four or five years. But, its history goes back a lot further; all the way back to the 1950s and 60s.
Commercialization of the Internet involved not only the development of competitive, private network services, but also the development of commercial products implementing the Internet technology. In the early 1980s, dozens of vendors were incorporating TCP/IP into their products because they saw buyers for that approach to networking.
Wondering what the launch of Sputnik has to do with Facebook's launch? We trace the development of the Internet and the Web.
Development of the Internet, a timeline made with Timetoast's free interactive timeline making software.
This timeline offers a brief history of the Internet’s evolution: 1965: Two computers at MIT Lincoln Lab communicate with one another using packet-switching technology. 1968: Beranek and Newman, Inc. (BBN) unveils the final version of the Interface Message Processor (IMP) specifications.
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The history of the Internet begins with the development of electronic computers in the 1950s. Initial concepts of wide area networking originated in several computer science laboratories in the United States, United Kingdom, and France.
A timeline of the Development of the Internet, from the early days of ARPANET to the National Science Foundation's Super-Backbone of 1995 to current day cutting edge ...
A Brief History of the Internet. Written by those who made it history, including Barry M. Leiner, Vinton G. Cerf, David D. Clark, Robert E. Kahn, Leonard Kleinrock, Daniel C. Lynch, Jon Postel, Lawrence G. Roberts, Stephen Wolff. A Brief History of the Internet & Related Networks. Narrative of the Internet and Related Networks by Vint Cerf.