web server


web server
A computer which hosts one or more websites.
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  • web server — UK US (also Web server) noun [C] IT, INTERNET ► a computer system or program that finds and sends web pages to internet users: »Hackers can exploit flaws in the web server to gain access to a company s database …   Financial and business terms

  • web server — UK US noun [countable] [singular web server plural web servers] computing a computer that stores all the web pages that make up a website Thesaurus: websites and parts of websites …   Useful english dictionary

  • Web server — The term web server can mean one of two things: # A computer program that is responsible for accepting HTTP requests from web clients, which are known as web browsers, and serving them HTTP responses along with optional data contents, which… …   Wikipedia

  • Web-Server — Der Host des ersten Webservers von Tim Berners Lee am CERN Ein Webserver (lat. servus, engl. server „Diener, Dienst“) ist ein Computer, der Dokumente an Clients wie z. B. Webbrowser überträgt. Als Webserver bezeichnet man den Computer mit… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Web Server — Der Host des ersten Webservers von Tim Berners Lee am CERN Ein Webserver (lat. servus, engl. server „Diener, Dienst“) ist ein Computer, der Dokumente an Clients wie z. B. Webbrowser überträgt. Als Webserver bezeichnet man den Computer mit… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • web server — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms web server : singular web server plural web servers computing a computer that stores all the web pages that make up a website …   English dictionary

  • web server — /ˈwɛb sɜvə/ (say web servuh) noun Internet 1. the software running at a website which sends out web pages in response to remote browsers. 2. a computer which connects a user s computer to the World Wide Web on request. Also, webserver. {(World… …   Australian English dictionary

  • web server — žiniatinklio serveris statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis Programa, pateikianti žiniatinklio išteklius (portalus, svetaines, tinklalapius) jų skaitytojams, veikianti pagal HTTP protokolą. Labiausiai naudojami žiniatinklio serveriai yra… …   Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

  • web server — žiniatinklio serveris statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis Kompiuteris, aptarnaujantis žiniatinklio skaitytojus. Turi įdiegtą žiniatinklio serverio (1) programą ir jo aptarnaujamos svetainės arba portalo išteklius. atitikmenys: angl. web… …   Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

  • Web server —    A hardware and software package that provides services to client computers running Web browsers.    Clients make requests in the form of HTTP messages; the server responds to these messages, returning Web pages or other requested documents to… …   Dictionary of networking


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