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vBNS

  • By: James Pyfer
  • In: Encyclopedia of New Media
  • Edited by: Steve Jones
  • Subject:General Media, Communication & Cultural Studies

The acronym vBNS stands for “very high-speed backbone network service,” which is a physical connection of wires and components that make up a special network. The functions of vBNS are similar to those of the Internet; however, the vBNS network possesses ...

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