Silicon Valley Code Camp : October 3rd and 4th 2015
Noah Kantrowitz is a web developer turned infrastructure automation enthusiast, and all around engineering rabble-rouser. By day he builds tools and teaches, and by night he leads the Python Software Foundation infrastructure team. He is an active member of the Chef community, and enjoys merge commits, cat pictures, and beards.
This talk is a basic overview of the technologies and protocols that get a request from your browser to "https://google.com/" and back again. This includes the DNS request, basics of network routing, TLS handshake and initialization, and HTTP request.