What is Internet? - Explained


What is Internet?

Internet is a large network with large number of WAN also known as Wide Area Network. The term Internet is a contraction version of the term named "Interconnected Network". Internet stands between the scale of networks which is the second largest type of network which can be classified under the scope and the geographical distribution.

Internet is tracing it's origin to early ages as where the packet switching introduced by the Paul Baran in early 1960s.