This week saw the loss of Paul Baran, one of the Internet’s early pioneers. Working at the RAND Corporation in the 1960s, Paul Baran had an idea for making communication networks resilient to attack or traffic surges by splitting the data sent over them into what he called “message blocks.” These blocks could be sent […]

March 30th, 2011 by | Posted in ISOC Newsletter | Tags: |

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