Alan Turing and Bletchley Park

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Internet Architecture, Internet, Internet Security, Internet Protocol (IP) Suite

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JJ
Oct 23, 2015

A excellent overview of Internet History, the underlying technology and a quick tour of SSL/TLS. The interviews with some key folks of internet folklore was an added advantage. Highly recommended.

SI
Apr 25, 2019

Great Instructor! I have learnt alot from this course as well as the instructor. I am thankful to coursera for providing me this opportunity to learn from an instructor like Dr. Charles Severance.

From the lesson
History: Dawn of Electronic Computing
World War II emphasized the strategic importance of computation, communication, and information. There was unprecedented investment in the development of new technologies during the war. We start with Alan Turing and others at Bletchley Park.

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    Charles Russell Severance

    Clinical Professor

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