Leonard Kleinrock IST - Internet


  • Leonard Klienrock, born in June 13, 1934
  • American engineer and computer scientist.
  • Currently a computer science professor at UCLA’s Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science.

Impact on the Internet

  • Packet switching network
Nomadix, Inc., Linkabit Corporation, TTI Vanguard
Packet Switching

Packet switching was developed by a group of scientists and engineers in the 1960s.

  • The Advanced Research Projects Agency Network
  • Created in August 30, 1969
  • BBN delivered the first Interface Message Processor (IMP) to Leonard Kleinrock's Network Measurements Center

How is this significant?

  • No packet switching
  • = No Internet....

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