The Computer Science Research Network CSNET: A History and Status Report


<italic>In 1981, the National Science Foundation started a five-year project totaling nearly $5 million to construct a computer science research network, CSNET, connecting all groups engaged in computer science research. For an NSF division with an annual budget of $25 million, the award represents an unusual commitment to a single project; only a handful… (More)
DOI: 10.1145/358413.358423