Story of Ethernet 1973
Posted by classiindia on April 23, 2010
Robert M. Metcalfe was 27 years old when he Invented the Ethernet standard in 1973. At that
time, he was working at Xerox Palo Alto Research Center. Ethernet today is the most popular
International local area networking standard. Ethernet cards and ports are standard in any
computer by which one can access many kinds of network. Interestingly, Ethernet technology was
inspired by a multiple access sharing technique in satellite transmission called ALOHA.