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These materials are © 2015 John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Any dissemination, distribution, or unauthorized use is strictly prohibited. Table of Contents Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 About This Book ........................................................................ 1 Foolish Assumptions ................................................................. 1 Icons Used in This Book ............................................................ 2 Beyond the Book ........................................................................ 2 Where to Go from Here ............................................................. 3 Chapter 1: What Internet Performance Is and Why It Matters . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Recognizing Business Challenges in a Connected World ..... 5 Defining Internet Performance ................................................. 6 History of the World (Wide Web), Part I ................................. 7 ARPANET .......................................................................... 8 The World Wide Web ...................................................... 8 The dot.com boom – and bust ....................................... 9 Amazon, Facebook, iPhone, and the Internet of Things ....................................................................... 9 Chapter 2: Internet 101 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 ISP Levels .................................................................................. 11 ISP Peering and Transit Arrangements ................................. 13 DNS ............................................................................................ 16 CDNs .......................................................................................... 17 Chapter 3: Website, Application, and Service Dependencies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21 How Websites Work................................................................. 21 Managing Service‐Level Agreements (SLAs) ........................ 22 Chapter 4: Internet Performance in the Eyes of Your Customers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27 Always Reachable .................................................................... 28 Always Fast ............................................................................... 28 Always Secure .......................................................................... 29

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