Just in case you missed the development of the Internet, here is a brief timeline highlighting some of the major occurrences over the past 49 years.
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.
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.
Moved Permanently. The document has moved here.
Wondering what the launch of Sputnik has to do with Facebook's launch? We trace the development of the Internet and the Web.
Internet History Timeline The Internet History Timeline details major events and key dates Development of the computer and internet The World Wide Web
The Internet Society (ISOC) is an international, nonprofit organization founded during 1992 "to assure the open development, evolution and use of the Internet for the benefit of all people throughout the world".
Read about milestones, advancements, and major breakthroughs in the development of the Internet.
Hobbes' Internet Timeline Copyright (c)1993-2018 by Robert H Zakon. Permission is granted for use of this document in whole or in part for non-commercial purposes as long as this Copyright notice and a link to this document, at the archive listed at the end, is included. A copy of the material the Timeline appears in is requested.
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 ...