OSI reference model

Help me study for my Computer Science class. I’m stuck and don’t understand.

In regards to the first few weeks of lecture, the concepts of physical and logical aspects of a network were explored. Please write about the relationship where you have rules from various groups, organizations, companies and technical leaders coming together and developing this common infrastructure.

Discuss the following:

The OSI reference model – and where the origin of each layer in relation is based in the RFC camp and IEEE organizations. At least include 1 reference to hardware and 4 to the RFC where it address a protocol used on one of the layers.