Technical information about the ARPANET

ARPANET is the name of the very first network system that is an evolution of the original ARPA network system, born in the early days of the Cold War. The network was developed by a decentralized team within the U.S. Office of Naval Research and was eventually deployed at the University of California, Los Angeles.

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