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Who is Vint Cerf?

  • Vint Cerf also known as "The Fathers of the Internet" was one of the person that made the Internet.
  • Shares title with co-inventor Bob Kahn
  • He was born June 23, 1943
  • New Haven, Connecticut, U.S.
  • He was a manager for the United States Defense Advance Research Project Agency (DARPA)
  • DARPA is responsible for the development of creating technologies for use by the military.
  • He funded various groups to develop the TCP/IP technology.
  • TCP/IP is a set of rules that controls the connection of the computer system to the internet.
  • Vint Cerf was involved in the funding and formation of ICANN from the beginning.
  • He waited in the wings for a year before he stepped forward to join the ICANN Board
  • He soon became the chairman.

What impact did he have on the Internet

  • Vint Cerf was one of the founder and developer of the internet.
  • From 1976-1982 he worked with the U.S. Department of Defence's Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). He had a key role with leading the development of the Internet and Internet-related data packet.

What organisation is he working with? What is their aim?

  • Cerf works for many organisation.
  • Vint Cerf is the chairman of ICANN
  • ICANN aim is too

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