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During his tenure with the us department of defense's advanced research projects agency (darpa) from 1976-1982, vint played a key role leading the development of internet and internet-related data packet and security technologies. Defense advanced research projects agency: defense advanced research projects agency (darpa), us government agency created in 1958 to facilitate research in technology with potential military applications. This chapter is a short history of html its aim is to give readers some idea of how the html we use today was developed from the prototype written by tim berners-lee in 1992.
Over its fifteen year history, the internet has functioned as a collaboration among cooperating parties certain key functions have been critical for its operation, not the least of which is the specification of the protocols by which the components of the system operate. Cal innovations such as the internet, stealth technology, and the space program all lead role in the integration of all the associates devel- the history of. Based on interviews with darpa scientists and classified government documents and reports, jacobsen's book provides a chilling history of the agency, which was created by congress in 1958 and.
The history of darpa in its early years in the imagineers of war is especially strong by burrowing into obscure declassified documents and interviewing many of those who were active in the agency's first years, weinberger uncovered the seminal role of william godel. After playing an integral role in the fledgling us space programme, darpa gave us the satellite-based global positioning system (gps), stealth aircraft and the precursor to the internet. Technology experts cite various government agencies — as well as a handful of individuals — that have played an instrumental role in inventing what we know today as the internet.
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