Hall of Fame Highlights

In 1969, Internet Hall of Fame inductee Dr. Howard Frank co-wrote a proposal to design the network structure for the ARPAnet. He didn’t know it at the time, but this work would cement his role in Internet history. Dr. Frank spoke recently with the In...

In THEIR own WORDS

Inductee Howard Frank Amasses One of the World’s Largest Sci-Fi Art Collections

The Frank Collection Poster

Long before DARPA, the ARPAnet and the Network Analysis Corporation, Internet Hall of Fame inductee Dr. Howard Frank was a lover of science – science fiction, that is.

IN the NEWS

U.S. Cable Network Map

A map created by University of Wisconsin computer science professor Paul Barford, in conjunction with colleagues from the University of Wisconsin, Colgate University and network security firm Niksun, is the first of its kind to show all the long-distance fiber-optic cables that carr

Internet HISTORY Timeline

Mapping inductees’ defining moments in Internet history.

Nepal Wireless Networking Project

2001

Jimmy Wales launches Wikipedia, now the largest multilingual, collaborative, web-based, free-content encyclopedia project in the world.

  

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