What is a server?
1) a dedicated computer ensuring automated execution of a set of service functions;
2) a software system ensuring automated execution of requests made by other software components (clients).
Other terms in this category
Data centerColocationWAFDoS (Denial of Service)DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service)Smurf-attackHostingHow to choose Dedicated Server (VPS/VDS) and what it isDifference between VPS and VDSDNS hostingWhat is a GET Request?SSL trafficWhat Is a SYN Flag?What is SYN message in TCP?What are SYN cookies?Zero Day (0day DDoS) attackWhat is a domain name?BandwidthWhat is a router?TrafficRound-Trip Time, RTTInternet Protocol, IPLink bandwidth, link throughputTCP window sizeWhat are cookies?What is a CVE?What Is an Exploit?HacktivismWhat is a Proxy Server?Content Delivery Network, CDNAttack amplificationBotAttacks against websitesWhat is the 95th percentile?What is TLS fingerprinting?TCP handshakeWhat is a DNSBL and how it works?MAC (Media Access Control) address or physical addressDoS (Denial of Service)IP addressProxy serverFirewallP2P network