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The Web Story: Technologies of the Cloud by [Waldrop, Randall]

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Length: 142 pages Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled Page Flip: Enabled
Language: English

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"The Web Story" presents the technologies of (1) The World Wide Web and (2) The Cloud infrastructure that makes the Web work. It was written to be helpful to novice or advanced web developers and managers. Created to be a concise brief introduction, it includes many references and links allowing the reader to dig deeper and to learn more.

The first part of the book presents the history, evolution, and some technical details of the 5 main areas of web coding:
● JavaScript
It includes examples and many links to standards, tutorials, and more detailed information.

The second part of the book presents the evolution of some of the underlying technologies which led to the development the cloud. These include
● the Internet
● the HTTP protocol
● the browser
● open-source
● Linux
● web server programs
● machine virtualization

Finally, the book presents some insights on the future and what we may see next in the continuing evolution of The Web.

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 2991 KB
  • Print Length: 142 pages
  • Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
  • Sold by: Amazon Asia-Pacific Holdings Private Limited
  • Language: English
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Screen Reader: Supported
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
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