About
Ed Krol

Ed Krol

As the original networking manager for the National Center for Supercomputer Applications at the University of Illinois, an early adopter of IP protocols, Ed Krol helped develop and deploy early Internet infrastructure through the creation of U.S. regional networks. He also managed the establishment of the National Science Foundation Network (NSFNET) prototype, which ultimately became a foundational part of the U.S. Internet backbone. Read his full bio here