-THE INTERNET-

LIFE OF THE COMPUTER

WHAT IS THE INTERNET?

The Internet is a global system of interconnected computer networks that use the standard Internet protocol suite to serve several billion users worldwide.


It is a network of networks that consists of millions of private, public, academic, business, and government networks, of local to global scope, that are linked by a broad array of electronic, wireless and optical networking technologies.


The Internet carries an extensive range of information resources and services, such as the documents of the World Wide Web (WWW), the infrastructure to support email.