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  1. Radia Joy Perlman ( / ˈreɪdiə /; [1] born December 18, 1951) is an American computer programmer and network engineer. She is a major figure in assembling the networks and technology to enable what we now know as the internet. She is most famous for her invention of the spanning-tree protocol (STP), which is fundamental to the operation of network bridges, while working for Digital Equipment Corporation, thus earning her nickname "Mother of the Internet". [2]

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  3. Radia Perlman - Wikipedia

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    Radia Joy Perlman ( / ˈreɪdiə /; [1] born December 18, 1951) is an American computer programmer and network engineer. She is a major figure in assembling the networks and technology to enable what we now know as the internet. She is most famous for her invention of the spanning-tree protocol (STP), which is fundamental to the operation of network bridges, while working for Digital Equipment Corporation, thus earning her nickname "Mother of the Internet". [2]

  4. Radia Perlman | Lemelson

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    During the 1970s scientists and programmers were working hard on assembling the networks and technology to enable what we now know as the Internet. Engineer and mathematician Radia Perlman was one of very few women involved in process at that time. Her invention of the algorithm behind the Spanning Tree Protocol solved a challenging information routing problem and earned her the moniker “ Mother of the Internet .”.

  5. Radia Perlman — Complete Biography, History and Inventions

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    Radia Perlman has a net worth estimated to be between $1 million and $5 million in 2021. Only three years ago her net worth was $500,000. Family Dr. Radia Perlman is married to Michael Speciner. Her husband is also an IT engineer and co-authored “Network Security: Private Communications in a Public World”.

  6. Radia Perlman Biography – Facts, Childhood, Family Life ...

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    Radia Perlman Radia Perlman is an American computer programmer and network engineer, who is mostly known for her work in network security. In 1985, while working for ‘Digital Equipment Corporation’ (DEC), she invented the ‘Spanning-Tree Protocol’ (STP), which became the base of network operations. The development of ‘STP’ brought her worldwide fame and made her name eternal in the field of internet.

  7. Real Talk With Dr. Radia Perlman–A 'Heretic' Programmer's ...

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    Dr. Radia Perlman is an American computer programmer, network engineer, inventor and author. She is a member of the National Inventors Hall of Fame, Internet Hall of Fame, recipient of the first Anita Borg Institute Women of Vision Award for Innovation and many other awards.

  8. Radia Perlman - Internet Hall of Fame

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    Perlman holds over 100 issued patents and is the recipient of awards such as Lifetime Achievement awards from Usenix and the Association for Computing Machinery’s Special Interest Group on Data Communication (SIGCOMM). Her B.S and M.S. degrees were in mathematics from MIT, and her PhD was in Computer Science from MIT.

  9. Born Dec. 18, 1951. Radia Perlman has played a key role in driving the growth and development of the Internet. Her best known contribution came in 1985: the Spanning-Tree Protocol (STP), which transformed Ethernet from a technology limited to a few hundred nodes confined in a single building, into a technology that can create large networks with hundreds of thousands of nodes spread over a large area.