History Of Networking – Fred Baker – QoS & DS Bit

In this, the very first History Of Networking episode of Network Collective, Fred Baker joins us to talk about his involvement with Quality of Service and the Differentiated Services model. Fred Baker has been involved with the IETF since 1989, served as IETF chair between 1996 and 2001, and has done much work to establish standards in the data networking industry.

Fred Baker
Russ White
Donald Sharp
Eyvonne Sharp

Outro Music:
Danger Storm Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License



  1. […] we launch the first History of Networking podcast with Fred Baker, former IETF chair and the author of several RFC’s including RFC 2474 (Definition of the DS Field […]

  2. […] For this videocast, we’re sitting down with Fred Baker to talk about the origins of Quality of Service. Hopefully we will have Fred on again in the future to talk about Raven and some of the history around network surveillance. You can watch it here, or you can jump over to the main Network Collective site and watch it there. […]

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