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Information Processing Techniques Office, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, August 1988.
IBM and AT&T did support some in-house research on packet switching, but at the level of individual researchers. This work did not figure prominently in AT&T's plans for network deployment, nor did it receive significant attention at IBM, though researchers in both organizations published important papers.
Ferreiro, Mirna. 1996. "The Past and Future History of the Internet," research paper for International 610. George Mason University, Fairfax, Va., November.
Sales figures in this paragraph derive from annual reports filed by the companies cited.