Internet in Vietnam

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Internet in Vietnam was official appeared in the end of 1997. Vietnam connected to global Internet in November 19, 1997. [1][2]

History[edit]

Rob Hurle, professor at Australian National University was considered as the first person who set up the internet development in Vietnam. He presented his idea for Vietnamese students who used to study in Australia. In 1991, Rob Hurle brought a big modem to Vienam for the experiment. [1]

Development[edit]

Year Users Percentage (%) Subscribers Capacity (Bit/s) Domestic Bandwidth (Bit/s)
2000
2003 804.528 3,80 1.036
2006 4.059.392 17,67 7.000
12/2009 22.779.887 [3] 24,47 53.659 68.760
12/2010 26.784.035 [3] -
3/2012 32.100.000 4,2 million
2014 36.000.000

Internet censorship[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b VNNIC (2013). Report on Vietnam Internet. version
  2. ^ "Hội tin học Việt Nam". Retrieved April 18, 2016. 
  3. ^ a b Whitebook of Vietnamese IT 2011, Page 34