Demo interview with John Patrick 1994

Demo 1994 BusinessNet Conference interview with John Patrick

Phoenix, Arizona 1994
In the first 14 minutes of this video John Patrick (at the time VP of Communications of the Network Applications Services Division of IBM) gives a live hands-on presentation covering some of the items listed below — included is a clip of the IBM home page introduced in May 1994 which included an introduction from IBM CEO Lou Gerstner.

  • the IBM Web Explorer, a browser bundled with OS/2 Warp
  • the IBM Global Network
  • the development of the Internet and the World Wide Web
  • Tim Berners Lee and the invention of the WWW
  • who owns and manages the Internet
  • the function of home pages
  • IBM Home page
  • the communications aspect of the Internet and it’s importance to IBM
  • IBM Home Page Editor

Following this presentation John Patrick is interviewed about various aspects of the internet.

Video Presentation [34:18]