Most widely held works by Scott Oki
Connecting the suits ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Part two of a three-part series in which Bob Cringely, a self-proclaimed nerd and industry gossip columnist, leads viewers in an examination of the exciting industry known as the Internet. This episode deals with the advent of personal computers and the need to develop them into a network, and with the person who was the first to do that, Bob Metcalfe, founder of 3Com. Following shortly after a number of other companies, including Sun Systems, Novell, Microsoft, and Cisco entered the picture, and a volatile competitive market was created.
Nerds 2.0.1 a brief history of the Internet. 3, Wiring the world ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
A three part series examining the ins and outs of one of the most volatile industries: the Internet. In this final episode we visit Excite, a typical Silicon Valley entrepreneurial adventure. Then we unlock the making of the World Wide Web, created by Tim Berners-Lee in Geneva, who made "http://www" the star it is today. While the World Wide Web was making the Internet available to more people, it still wasn't a friendly experience. Netscape and Microsoft changed all that so the Internet has become a 24-hour a day medium where people can do business, chat and go shopping.
Nerds 2.0.1 a brief history of the Internet. 2, Connecting the suits ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A three part series examining the ins and outs of one of the most volatile industries: the Internet. This second episode examines the advent of the PC and the need to connect them all to a network. But first someone had to figure out how to do it. That guy was Bob Metcalfe, founder of 3Com. As the market for networking evolved the battle began in earnest; 3Com, Sun, Novell, Cisco and Microsoft entered the market creating a civil war and billion-dollar partnerships.
3Com Corporation Cisco Systems, Inc Computer engineering Computer industry Computer industry--Economic aspects Computer networks Computers Electronic commerce Excite, Inc Films for the hearing impaired History Information superhighway Interactive computer systems Internet Internet marketing Internet software industry Metcalfe, Robert M.,--1946- Microcomputers Microsoft Corporation Netscape Communications Corporation Sun Microsystems United States World Wide Web