BBN Technologies

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BBN Technologies

(company)
A company, originally known as Bolt, Beranek and Newman, Inc. (BBN), based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.

BBN were awarded the original contract to build the ARPANET and have been extensively involved in Internet development. They are responsible for managing NNSC, CSNET, and NEARnet.

The language LOGO was developed at BBN, as was the BBN Butterfly supercomputer.

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Prior to that, he spent two years at Bolt, Beranek, and Newman (BBN) in Cambridge, Massachusetts, where he designed network protocols and simulation software.
His industry experience includes positions as Computer Scientist at Computer Corporation of America, Inc, as Computer Scientist at Bolt, Beranek, and Newman, Inc.