Issue No.05 - Sept.-Oct. (2012 vol.16)
Vinton G. Cerf , Google
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MIC.2012.119
The Internet and the organizations and institutions that sustain its operation and evolution can be compared to biological ecosystems. These analogies might be helpful in understanding the complex policy questions that arise in connection with the Internet and its use.
emergent properties, Internet, ecosystem, biological analogs, Internet governance
Vinton G. Cerf, "The Organic Internet", IEEE Internet Computing, vol.16, no. 5, pp. 104, Sept.-Oct. 2012, doi:10.1109/MIC.2012.119