Dr. Roberts is born in Connecticut to Elliot and Elizabeth Roberts.
Dr. Roberts receives a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Dr. Roberts receives a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Dr. Roberts receives a Doctor of Philosophy from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Dr. Roberts becomes the director of information processing at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency of the U.S. Department of Defense in Arlington, Virginia.
Dr. Roberts becomes president and chief executive officer of GTE Telenet Communications Corporation in Vienna, Virginia.
Dr. Roberts becomes president of DHL International in Redwood City, California.
Dr. Roberts becomes chairman and chief executive officer of NetExpress, Inc. in Foster City, California.
Dr. Roberts receives the W. Wallace McDowell Award from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).
Dr. Roberts becomes president of ATM Systems in Santa Clara, California.
Dr. Roberts founds Caspian Network, where he serves as chief technical officer.
Dr. Roberts receives the Internet Award from the IEEE.
Dr. Roberts receives the Draper Award from the National Academy of Engineering.
Dr. Roberts founds Anagran Inc., where he serves as chief executive officer.
Dr. Roberts receives the NEC Computer Communications Award.
Dr. Roberts becomes chief executive officer of Roberts Consulting.
Dr. Roberts is inducted into the Internet Hall of Fame by the American Federation of Information Processing.
Dr. Roberts becomes chief executive officer of TSL Technologies LLP.
Dr. Roberts becomes chief executive officers of PSA Technologies.
Dr. Roberts becomes a fellow of the Computer Museum in California.