Ethernet at 40 and its turbulent youth

Ethernet is 40 years old. In 1973, Bob Metcalfe sent an internal memo for a LAN design. Ethernet at 40: Its daddy reveals its turbulent youth is a well worth to read article that tells about the youth of Ethernet and why it became the dominant LAN standard. It also tells how much Ethernet owes to ALOHA.

Here is a picture of world’s first ethernet cable :

first ethernet cable


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