what is a server
what is a server
- A server is a technical solution that provides a lot of computers access to files, data, printer and fax resources, as well as many other things ....))))))
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- I'm asked if I have a server and are asked to drop. What should I say? I do not even know what it is? Do they have me or not and how to throw off?
- More details about different types of servers and their purpose, as well as hardware features are well described here -
- What is a server.
A server is a concept that includes providing one computer (host computer) with information services for other computers. An example of a server can be the most common mail server. It accepts, processes and transmits to the addressees all incoming and outgoing emails, ensuring high reliability and prompt receipt of correspondence. Most of the computers use the server as a link between the user and the information he needs.
For servers there are special software server software. They allow the server and the client computer to exchange information. Such programs are called client programs. When connected to the Internet, they turn to various servers to provide them with certain services.
An example of this is the work of your email program, when connected, it asks for your provider's server to receive messages for you.
Servers come in several forms. E - mail server, web server, FTP server, teleconferencing server and IRS servers.
A single server computer can run several programs. It can immediately receive a huge number of applications from client programs, to the POR server, to the web server and to the teleconferencing server. All incoming requests, so as not to create chaos, come through their clearly defined ports, and client programs get to the right server.