history of the Internet

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To know the history of the Internet it is very important, to know: what was the original goal to create Internet, what were the steps that had to be taken and who were the main players. In 1973, the U.S. Defence Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) initiated a research programs to investigate techniques and technologies for interlining packet networks of various kinds. The objective was to develop communication protocols, which would allow networked computers to …

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…as nuclear war, that the network would still function. (ARPA) awarded Bolt Beranek and Bewman a contract to design and deploy a packet switching network. This project was called ARPANET. TCP/IP was developed by Department of Defence (DOD) research project to connect a number of different networks designed by different vendors into a network. And this led to the up come of NSFNET. The information about NSFNET is going to be shared by Steve…