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WWW di Robert Cailliau
L'immagine originale del WWW, disegnata da Robert Cailliau

HyperText is a way to link and access information of various kinds as a web of nodes in which the user can browse at will. Potentially, HyperTextprovides a single user-interface to many large classes of stored information such as reports, notes, data-bases, computer documentation and on-line systems help. We propose the implementation of a simple scheme to incorporate several different servers of machine-stored information already available at CERN, including an analysis of the requirements for information access needs by experiments.”

Questo è l’abstract del documento WorldWideWeb: Proposal for a HyperText Project, che due ingegneri del Cern, Tim Berners-Lee e Robert Cailliau, realizzarono ed inviarono affinchè venisse preso in considerazione ed accettato per lo sviluppo.

Era il 12 Novembre 1990. Vent’anni fa. Tanti auguri!

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