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McNealy to Roberts

Scott McNealy
Cofounder and CEO of Sun Microsystems.

Bob Metcalfe
Xerox PARC researcher, coinventor of Ethernet

Ted Nelson
Computer visionary, author of Computer Lib/Dream Machines, inventor of Xanadu

Ray Noorda
Venture capitalist and company doctor, owner of a majority interest in Novell Data Systems in 1983; relaunched Novell was its president , CEO, and chairman from 1983-1994, chairman of the Canopy Group.

Severo Ornstein
Software engineer, member of BBN ARPAnet team, researcher at Xerox PARC.

Jonathan Postel
Editor of ARPAnet and Internet "Requests for Comments."

Howard Rheingold
Whole Earth Catalog staff writer, author of "Tools for Thought," "Virtual Communities," etc.

Larry Roberts
Director of ARPA's Information Processing Techniques Office from 1969 to 1973, and CEO of Telenet, the first packet switching utility.

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