Keith Uncapher

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope

Keith UncapherName: Keith Uncapher

Born: April 1, 1922, Denver, Colorado, USA

Death: October 10, 2002 (Age: 80)

Computer-related contributions

  • An American computer engineer and manager.
  • Pioneered work on the technology of packet switching and helped develop the Internet.
  • Founded and managed Information Sciences Institute (ISI). Under his management Internet domain suffixes where created.

Honors and awards

  • Elected a member of the National Academy of Engineering (1998).
  • Received the "Decoration for Exceptional Civilian Service" (1998).