What Is Networking?
Xerox PARC begins linking Ethernets with other networks utilizing its PUP (PARC Universal Packet) protocol the identical yr. Both these efforts will influence the development of ARPA’s TCP/IP internetworking protocol, first sketched out in 1973 by Vint Cerf and Bob Kahn. ARPA has a sensible have to hyperlink its unique ARPAnet with its newer networks like the Packet Radio Network (PRNET) and Satellite Network (SATNET). In 1977 Cerf and Kahn will link the three networks and prove the efficacy of their TCP/IP protocol in a dramatic round-the-world transmission from a shifting car, the SRI Packet Radio Research van.
Google’s Android cellular platform quickly makes that audience even larger. The App store model utilized by the iPhone and then Android is predicated on Apple’s earlier success with iTunes. But as a result of proprietary apps run instantly over the Internet, they aren’t a part of the …