[TUHS] ARPAnet now 4 nodes
pnr at planet.nl
Tue Dec 5 18:24:30 AEST 2017
mentions 3 links between LBL and Arpanet:
- In 1974, the Lab’s CDC 6600 became the first online supercomputer when it was connected to ARPANET, the Internet’s predecessor.
- In 1986, when the Internet was on the verge of collapse from congestion, a Berkeley Lab researcher, Van Jacobson, co-developed the congestion control algorithms that allowed the Internet to keep growing.
- In 1995, Jacobson and Steven McCanne developed MBone, the first successful software for multiparty audio and video conferencing over the Internet.
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