III. HOW THE WEB WORKS
- How do search engines work?
Explains how websites get "found" when you search for them.
- Who / What / Where Is the Internet?
A simple overview of the infrastructure of the Internet and the World-wide Web.
- A Map History of the Internet
Visualizes the evolution of the Internet since 1969, and some of the key events of significance.
- Net Neutrality
Explains net neutrality and the issues at stake.
- Intro to Web Architecture
Slides that explain some key web terms.
- What are Fiber Optics?
Article that explains how fiber optics work.
Intro to Web & Internet Architecture
Course slides reviewing some Internet & Web architecture fundamentals: