Artifact Details

Title

Packet communication

Catalog Number

102632168

Type

Text

Date

1996

Author

Metcalfe, Robert M.

Publisher

Annabooks

Identifying Numbers

ISBN10 1573980331

Extent

224 p.

Dimensions

9.2 in.

Description

Hand-written: "Dear Gordon, Thanks for inventing the ethernet standard in February 1979. Bob Metcalfe 3/21/96." Contents: Harvard Ph.D. dissertation by Bob Metcalfe led directly to his invention of Ethernet and contributed significantly to the TCP/IP protocol suite developed by Vint Cerf and others.

Category

Book

Credit

Gift of Gwen and Gordon Bell

Lot Number

X4805.2008