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HTTP: The Thankless Job of Being the Web's Delivery Guy

In this tech talk, Nate Chastain explains how HTTP seamlessly transmits messages between Web sites and your computer, how proxies and other HTTP components fit into this request/response model, and more. Nate provides a brief overview and uses cases of certain wrinkles in the client-to-server relationship, viz. proxies, caches, gateways and tunnels. Nate also dives into an exploration of HTTP in the context of Web architecture.

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