Following a brief overview of his background, Cerf describes his involvement with the ARPA network, including his work for the Network Measurement Center while a graduate student at UCLA, and his relationships with Bolt Beranek and Newman, Robert Kahn, Lawrence Roberts, and the Network Working Group. Other topics include: various influences on the development of the TCP/IP protocol, IPTO funding while he was at Stanford University, his decision in 1976 to become a program manager for networking projects at IPTO, and the military use of IPTO networking projects. This interview was recorded as part of a research project on the influence of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) on the development of computer science in the United States.
Vinton G. Cerf, OH 191. Oral history interview by Judy E. O'Neill, 24 April 1990, Reston, Virginia. Charles Babbage Institute, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis. http://purl.umn.edu/107214
Transcript, 36 pp. Audio file available at http://purl.umn.edu/95692
Cerf, Vinton G., 1943-.
Oral history interview with Vinton G. Cerf.
Charles Babbage Institute.
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