Meaning of ADVANCED RESEARCH PROJECTS AGENCY NETWORK in English

ADVANCED RESEARCH PROJECTS AGENCY NETWORK

A pioneering longhaul network funded by ARPA (now DARPA). It served as the basis for early networking research, as well as a central backbone during the development of the Internet. The ARPANET consisted of individual packet switching computers interconnected by leased lines. See also: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. [Source: FYI4]

Internetworking Terms English vocab.      Английский словарь межсетевых терминов.