Types of servers

Types of servers

There are many types of servers that all perform different functions. Many networks contain one or more of the common server types: File servers File servers store and distribute files. Multiple clients or users may share files stored on a server. In addition,...
How a Server Works?

How a Server Works?

To function as a server, a device must be configured to listen to requests from clients on a network connection. This functionality can exist as part of the operating system as an installed application, role, or a combination of the two. For example, Microsoft’s...
What is Server?

What is Server?

A server is a computer or system that provides resources, data, services, or programs to other computers, known as clients, over a network. In theory, whenever computers share resources with client machines, they are considered servers. There are many types of...