An Asia Internet History - Second Decade (1991- 2000)


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CHAPTER 1   Introduction

CHAPTER 2   Asia Pacific Networking Group

                  2.1 Coordinating Committee for Intercontinental Research Networking (CCIRN)                           
                  2.2 Asia Pacific Coordinating Committee for Intercontinental Research Networking

CHAPTER 3  International Meetings and Organizations

                  3.1 International Networking (INET) Conference                                                                                                                    
                  3.2 The Internet Society Developing Country Workshops                                                                                                
                  3.3 Internet Cooperation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) 


CHAPTER 4  Spinoff Organizations of Asia Pacific Networking Group

                  4.1 Asia Pacific Star Retreat (AP* Retreat)                           
                  4.2 Asia Pacific Networking Group Camp (APNG Camp)                          
                  4.3 Africa Asia Forum on Network Research and Engineering (AAF)                                     
                  4.4 Asia Future Internet Forum (AsiaFI)              

CHAPTER 5   Major Domestic Conferences

                  5.1 Japan                                                                      
                  5.2 South Korea                                                              
                  5.3 China

CHAPTER 6   Network Operators' Groups

                  6.1 Asia Pacific Regional Internet Conference on Operational Technologies (APRICOT)      
                  6.2 Network Operators' Groups (NOGs)                                                                

CHAPTER 7   Research and Education Networks

                  7.1 Widely Integrated Distributed Environment Project (WIDE Project)                                                                  
                  7.2 Asia Pacific Advanced Network Consortium (APAN)                                     
                  7.3 TransPAC Networking Project                                                  
                  7.4 Trans-Eurasia Information Network (TEIN)           
                  7.5 Global Ring Network for Advanced Application Development (GLORIAD)                                                      
                  7.6 SILK Programme-Internet Provision for Universities in Central Asia       

CHAPTER 8   Names and Numbers

                  8.1 Overview                            
                  8.2 Asia Pacific Network Information Center (APNIC)    
                  8.3 Asia Pacific Top Level Domain Association (APTLD)               

CHAPTER 9   Internationalization and Localization

                  9.1 Internationalization and Localization Working Group                                      
                  9.2 Internationalized Domain Name (IDN)                                   

CHAPTER 10  Snapshots of the Internet around 2000

                  10.1  Bangladesh
                  10.2  Cambodia
                  10.3  India
                  10.4  Japan
                  10.5  Malaysia
                  10.6  Mongolia
                  10.7  North Korea
                  10.8  Sri Lanka                           

CHAPTER 11  Retrospective - Toward Twenty-First Century


APPENDIX A  Year Table of Internet History  [HTML]

APPENDIX B  Regional Internet Organizations in Asia 

APPENDIX C  Connectivity Table, Version 16, 1997.6.15 (by Lawrence Landweber)

APPENDIX D  An Internet History of Russai in the 1990s

APPENDIX 1  Connectivity Maps and Tables in 1990s (by Lawrence Landweber)

APPENDIX 2  INET (by Lawrence Landweber)

Remark: Sections 5.3 was added in 2021.

Remark  Appendices 1 and 2  are not included in the hard copy version due to the copyright arrangement.

Remark: Correction File was added in 2023.5.7

Updated: 2024.3.18

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