“Internet is a massive public spider-web of computer connections.” – Paul Gil.
“Physically, Internet is a large number of computers connected to each other, Talking by a common language, i.e. using a common protocol known as TCP/IP.” – T. Ashok Babu.
“Internet is a collection of thousands of computers and network systems of all sizes. It can be refer to the international network of Networks.” – S.D. Vyas and D.K .
From the very beginning of twentieth century there was an existence of cold war between USA and Soviet Union. Both of the countries were tried to develop their communication system as a part of the art of warfare. At that time Russia parked the Satellite in the geostationary orbit to communicate and collect information from other parts of the world. USA then planned to develop their internal communication infrastructure. As a part of this US defense department decides to launch a network based on the principles of RAND Corporation (In 1960, RAND corporation of America) made publicly the first network with the principle that three would not be any central authority.
- Peter Norton (2006). Introduction to Computer: The Internet and the World Wide Web. New York: Mc Graw Hill publisher.
- Wikipedia (2014), History of Internet. Retrieved on April 6, 201. URL: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Internet