BBN Technologies

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BBN Technologies

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.

BBN Home.
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CSM offers innovative, simple and intelligently designed solutions to the problems of privacy and acoustic distractions based on over 50 years of research started by Bolt Beranek and Newman (BBN) that result in improved productivity and comfort.
Johnson served as a faculty member at MIT from 1972-1980, a Senior Scientist at Bolt Beranek and Newman (BBN) from 1980-1984, and in various technical and management positions with General Electric Global Research from 1984-2008.
At the time his company Bolt Beranek and Newman was working for the US government creating PC software for people working on Arpanet, the forerunner of the internet.
Says NRC committee chairman John Swets of Bolt Beranek and Newman, Inc.
and with leading Internet pioneer Bolt Beranek and Newman Inc.
A 28-year industry veteran, Stern brings extensive experience in communications and computer systems development to his new position and has held a number of key management and development positions at leading technology companies including Cisco Systems, GeoTel Communications, Stratus Computer, Bolt Beranek and Newman and Honeywell Information Systems.
In addition, Fagin was president of BBN Communications, a subsidiary of Bolt Beranek and Newman.
He has also held key marketing positions at Bolt Beranek and Newman, Atria Software, and Wellfleet Communications.
Mike also served as managing director - Asia Pacific, for Domain Manufacturing Corporation, a spin off from Bolt Beranek and Newman (BBN, now Verizon).
From 1980 to 1988, he held positions of increasing responsibility at Bolt Beranek and Newman, BBN Communications.