Internet - Internet A Wide Area Computer Netwok (WAN) made...

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Internet A Wide Area Computer Netwok (WAN) made up of 1000s of Local Area Networks (LAN) worldwide. 1) Vinton Cerf and Robert Kahn a. Fathers of the Internet” – researchers, developed protocol standards used on the Internet today 2) History a. *ARPANET- 1969 a.i. Nuclear attacks on the U.S. a.ii. Communications for the military a.iii. Common communications method for all computers a.iii.1. *Advanced Research Projects Agency Network a.iv. 4 computers started (in UCLA, Standford Research Institute, Univ of Utah,…. .) b. ARPANET to 1990 b.i. Internet mainly used by: b.i.1. Academic institutions b.i.2. Scientist b.i.3. Government c. Who is in charge? c.i. NO governing body is in control c.ii. Organizations develop technical aspects c.ii.1. Set Standards for creating applications c.iii. Owned by private companies d. Why did the internet grow? d.i. WWW d.ii. The 3 H’s d.ii.1. Hypertext d.ii.2. Hyperlinks d.ii.3. Hypermedia d.iii. 1 st graphical web browser d.iii.1. software that allows you to access the world wide
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This note was uploaded on 03/28/2012 for the course COMP APPS 101 taught by Professor Ganu during the Spring '07 term at Rutgers.

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