Robert M Metcalfe; Stephen Segaller; Robert X Cringely; John Gau; Michael Bard; PBS Video.; Oregon Public Broadcasting.
|注意：||Volume two title on container and videocassette label: Serving the suits.
Originally produced as a 3 episode television program series in 1998. A sequel to the 1996 television program series Triumph of the nerds.
|制作人员：||Producer/director, Stephen Segaller ; writers, Robert X. Cringely, John Gau, Stephen Segaller ; editor, Bruce Barrow ; music, Michael Bard ; camera, Greg Bond.|
|演员：||Host: Robert X. Cringely.|
|描述：||3 videocassettes (ca. 180 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.|
|内容：||v. 1. Networking the nerds --
v. 2. Connecting the suits --
v. 3. Wiring the world.
|其他题名：||Wiring the world.
Networking the nerds.
Connecting the suits.
Serving the suits.
Brief history of the Internet
Triumph of the nerds (Television program)
|责任：||a production of Oregon Public Broadcasting.|
A three part series examining the ins and outs of one of the most volatile industries: the Internet. The first episode, Networking the nerds, examines how the seeds of the Internet were planted by Sputnik. The second episode, Connecting the suits, examines the advent of the PC and the need to connect them all to a network. The third episode, Wiring the world, visits Excite, a typical Silicon Valley entrepreneurial adventure, as well as describing how the Internet became a comfortable environment to do business, chat, and go shopping.
- United States. -- Advanced Research Projects Agency.
- Internet -- History.
- Computer industry -- United States -- History.
- Computer engineering -- United States -- History.
- Computers -- United States -- History.
- Computer networks -- United States -- History.
- Information superhighway -- United States -- History.
- World Wide Web -- History.
- Computer engineering.
- Computer industry.
- Computer networks.
- Information superhighway.
- World Wide Web.
- United States.