Back to the roots of the Internet
July 19, 2012 / Marco D'Alessandro
25 years of SWITCH, 25 years of ".ch" and 25 years of the Internet in Switzerland: accompany us on an exciting journey through time. Back to an era when there were neither e-mails nor websites, and when the Internet was still in its infancy. Come with us on the "Journey through time: from the Sputnik shock to the data highway on the Jungfraujoch".
Swiss IT pioneers put their brains into overdrive in the 1980s: the search was on for a data network that would connect all the Swiss universities and researchers with one other. And the answer? Discover it in our journey through time, back to the roots of the Internet.