A Fresh Start for the Internet
Researchers at Stanford University are on a mission to completely revamp the Internet. Plans for their multipart program, called the Clean Slate Design for the Internet, was presented to the public Wednesday at the school's annual Computer Forum. Ultimately, the researchers hope to make the Internet safer, more transparent, and more reliable by reconsidering both private and public networks.
how the program is structured, and identifies five key areas for
- Network architecture
- Heterogeneous applications
- Heterogeneous physical layer technologies
- Economics & policy