Content Delivery Basics

The process of getting content from the producers and creators to the consumers and audience is so vast that it has birthed its own microcosm of concepts, terms, technologies and ideas. These are the definitions, explanations and descriptions of those content delivery basics.

What is Client-Server Architecture?

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Much of our digital world depends on a little technique discovered out of necessity in the early days of computing. This paradigm of how digital devices communicate and co-operate, makes the entirety of the internet possible and efficient. So to understand information technology and online content delivery methods, you must understand what client-server architecture is.

What is Content Delivery?

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Look up Content Delivery in all the standard informative places and they will talk about the delivery of media content, and about the almost equivalent and mostly overlapping field of content distribution. All quite dry and academic, really, but I think almost everyone today needs to have a deeper and more intimate understanding of the […]