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Encyclopedia > European Academic Research Network

EARN (European Academic Research Network) – computer network which interconnected academic computing centres and provided a gateway between Europe and the USA. It was founded in July 1984 (legally incorporated in February 1985) and based in Paris, France. It shared the same protocols and namespace with the BITNET. “Computer Networks” redirects here. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Gateway (telecommunications). ... World map showing the location of Europe. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Year 1984 (MCMLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1984 Gregorian calendar). ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Year 1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link displays 1985 Gregorian calendar). ... This article is about the capital of France. ... For other senses of this word, see protocol. ... In general, a namespace is an abstract container, which is or could be filled by names, or technical terms, or words, and these represent (stand for) real-world things. ... BITNET was a cooperative U.S. university network founded in 1981 under the aegis of Ira Fuchs at the City University of New York (CUNY) and Greydon Freeman at Yale University. ...


In 1995, EARN merged with RARE to form TERENA. Year 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full 1995 Gregorian calendar). ... RARE is an acronym for Réseaux Associés pour la Recherche Européenne. ... TERENA (Trans-European Research and Education Networking Association) is a not-for-profit association of European NRENs (National Research and Education Networks). ...


See also

BITNET was a cooperative U.S. university network founded in 1981 under the aegis of Ira Fuchs at the City University of New York (CUNY) and Greydon Freeman at Yale University. ... ARPANET logical map, March 1977. ...

External link

  • EARN/Bitnet@Everything2.com

 
 

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