For each lecture, we'll post slides, an outline of the content, a
recording, and supplemental reading. Slides will be up before lecture
(but not necessarily at 9:00am); the outline and recording will be
posted after lecture (but not necessarily at 3:00pm). You can do the
supplemental reading before or after lecture; whatever works best for
- Slides: all animations, limited animations
- There is no supplemental reading for this lecture. But some optional reading, if you are very interested in CDNs:
- This article is written by one of Akamai's founders and gives a very good overview of the content-distribution options.
- This paper is one that we sometimes read in 6.033 (but not this semester). It gives a detailed description of how Akamai's network works.