Internet History, Security, and Technology (IHTS)
Hello and welcome to my site where we take a look at how the Internet came to be and how it works.
1: History: Dawn of Electronic Computing
We look at how computing, networks, and information evolved in the 1940's and 1950's.
2: History: Research and Design of Packet Networks
3: History: The Web Makes it Easy to Use
4: History: Commercialization and Growth
Internet growth in the later 1990's.
5: Technology: Internets and Packets
The low-level basics of the how data moves across the Internet.
6: Technology: Transport Control Protocol (TCP)
How data is moved reliably across an unreliable underlying network.
7: Technology: Application Protocols
Once we can move data reliably, what different kinds of data do we move.
8: Security: Encrypting and Signing
How we sign and verify data digitally.
9: Security: Web Security
10: Final Exam and Graduation
Final exam and graduation.