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Ira Fuchs

Ira Fuchs co-founded BITNET, which was a precursor to the Internet that offered many of the Internet's core services years before the Internet's commercialization. Fuchs was also co-creator of LISTSERV, the first networked list manager; a founder of JSTOR, a nonprofit organization dedicated to archiving and providing access to important scholarly journals; and a founding trustee of both the Advanced Computing Systems Association (USENIX) and the Internet Society. Read his full bio here