Improvements in the design and performance of the ARPA network


In late 1968 the Advanced Research Projects Agency of the Department of Defense (ARPA) embarked on the implementation of a new type of computer network which would interconnect, via common-carrier circuits, a number of dissimilar computers at widely separated, ARPA-sponsored research centers. The primary purpose of this interconnection was resource sharing… (More)
DOI: 10.1145/1480083.1480096


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