HTTP/2 — The basis for gRPC

In the previous article, we have seen HTTP/1.1 in detail and what the browsers perform in the background to make it faster. In this article, we will see HTTP2 in detail.

Understanding HTTP2 is very essential for every backend developer as, in the future, HTTP2 will be used widely. Today almost all web servers and browsers support HTTP2, even the browsers on mobile phones do support HTTP2.

1. Introduction

HTTP/2 is derived from the SPDY protocol which was developed by Google. At the highest level, HTTP/2 doesn’t change the…



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