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ALSO CALLED: Global Internet, Internet Systems
DEFINITION: The Internet, sometimes called simply"the Net," is a worldwide system of computer networks - a network of networks in which users at any one computer can, if they have permission, get information from any other computer (and sometimes talk directly to users at other computers). It was conceived by the Advanced Research Projects Agency(ARPA) of the U.S. government in 1969 and was first known as the  … 

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Preparing the Enterprise for a Pandemic
sponsored by Avaya Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This article suggests that enterprises need to look externally as much as internally to understand the impact a pandemic might have, and to prepare an appropriate response.
Posted: 09 Jun 2008 | Published: 01 Sep 2006

Avaya Inc.

Retail Opportunities in a World of Extremes: Understanding Today's Teens and Boomers
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This IBM study focused on two groups – teens and boomers. It explores their lifestyles, values, and particular preferences and attitudes toward shopping. Read this paper to learn how retailers can better meet the needs of these two segments.
Posted: 14 May 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

IBM

Voice over IP Networks: Ensuring Quality through Proactive Link Management
sponsored by Elfiq Networks
WHITE PAPER: Voice over IP (VoIP) networks offer clear advantages over traditional telephony technologies (PSTN) making it a choice that many organizations are making and migrating their systems to.
Posted: 08 Apr 2008 | Published: 01 Feb 2008

Elfiq Networks

Highly Distributed Computing Is Key to Quality on the HD Web
sponsored by Akamai Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This paper outlines the basic requirements for delivering high-definition (HD) video via broadband and describes how Akamai, through highly distributed computing, is uniquely able to extend the Internet's capacity.
Posted: 07 Mar 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Akamai Technologies

Retail Website Performance- Consumer Reaction to a Poor Online Shopping Experience
sponsored by Akamai Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Retailers must understand that the online shopper segment is continually maturing and be mindful of how this evolution influences consumers' expectations.
Posted: 07 Mar 2008 | Published: 01 Jun 2006

Akamai Technologies

Transform the Internet into a Business- Ready Application Delivery Platform for Enterprise SOA Based SAP Deployments
sponsored by Akamai Technologies
WHITE PAPER: For today's enterprises, enterprise SOA based on SAP and the Internet provide a complementary and highly agile platform for rapidly extending the enterprise to reach customers, partners and employees in markets globally.
Posted: 07 Mar 2008 | Published: 01 Sep 2007

Akamai Technologies

The Importance of Delivering a Great Online Video Experience
sponsored by Akamai Technologies
WHITE PAPER: With the increased popularity of online video content, now is the time for publishers to experiment with online video as a new means of storytelling and offering an enhanced experience on their Web sites.
Posted: 07 Mar 2008 | Published: 11 Jul 2007

Akamai Technologies

Top Five Security Issues for Small and Medium-Sized Businesses
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Small and medium-sized businesses use the Internet and networked applications to reach new customers and serve their existing ones more effectively.
Posted: 22 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2006

Cisco Systems, Inc.
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