Internet/Web/intranet - Why?

* elegant design & combat tested technology
* money & standards (Sutton's Law)
* central maintenance, instant distribution
* extension by hyperlink
* "loose coupling" between components
* inherit power of public/private Web
* integration of legacy systems
* reduce Total Cost of Ownership (TCO)
* thin clients and the Network Computer

Important Slide! See also: Tim Berners-Lee and the W3C to learn more about the standards behind the Internet and today's corporate intranets.

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IMR Glossary Last revised: 16 Mar 2002
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John Faughnan.