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    • The History of the Internet Presented by the St. Martin’s Episcopal Technology Department
    • Agenda
      • Internet History
      • Internet Evolution
      • Internet Pioneers
      • Internet Growth
      • The Future of the Internet
      • Conclusion
    • Precursors of the Internet
      • The Internet could not have existed without the two major inventions of the 19 th Century, electricity and the telegraph system.
      • To a lesser degree, broadcast media such as radio and television
    • What is the Internet?
      • Plain and simple:
      • A worldwide system of interconnected networks and computers.
    • What is a Network?
      • A computer network is an interconnection
      • of a group of computers.
    • Evolution of the Internet
    • ARPANET
      • Was the world's first operational network, and the predecessor of the global Internet
    • ARPANET
      • ARPANET was developed by the U.S. Department of Defense. One theory was that it was developed to survive a nuclear attack. That theory is often disputed by scientists.
    • The Internet was an Accident!
      • The Internet was a result of an unsuccessful military and academic research program!
    • Why is it called the Internet?
      • Short for “internetworking.”
    • The World Wide Web
      • The original Internet provided screens full of text
      • Great for sharing info and accessing the Library of Congress
      • Text was all one font and size
      • BORING!
    • GUIs (Graphical User Interface)
      • GUIs added some color and layout, but still were not very interesting.
    • The World Wide Web Saved the Internet!
      • Hyperlinks were invented
      • www.stmsaints.com
      • The mouse was invented to click on hyperlinks
      • The URL (Uniform Resource Locater) was invented. This allowed sites to be named.
    • Creation of the World Wide Web
      • Tim Berners Lee brought all of this together to form the World Wide Web in 1990.
    • Mosaic: The First Web Browser
      • Very slow
      • Did not handle loading pictures very well
      • Modems were very slow
      • Did not give an indication of the potential of this medium
    • 1994 – A Big Year for the WWW
      • Tim Berners Lee in develops the World Wide Web Consortium to develop standards for the Web
      • Netscape is founded
    • The Explosion of the Internet
    • 1994 -- 2000
      • The Internet exploded during this period.
      • The first commercial site was Amazon.com.
      • In 1994 the World Wide Web grew by an astounding 2300 percent!
      • Amazon saw that online shopping was the wave of the future.
      • The rest is history…
    • Browser Wars
      • Netscape was the standard until 1998
      • It folded and was taken over by AOL
      • Microsoft Internet Explorer snagged 96% of the browser market
      • IE has only recently been challenged by the excellent Mozilla browser
    • Future of the Internet
    • Internet II
      • So many businesses and private citizens have come online that academic users can't get the high-speed connections they need.
    • Internet II
        • Organized as a consortium
        • Led by over 200 universities
        • Dedicated network for educational and research purposes
    • References
        • Romeo, J. R., Business Journal (Central New York); 9/6/2002, Vol. 16 Issue 36, p22, 2p
        • http://www.news.cornell.edu/Chronicle/96/10.31.96/Internet_II.html