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production server

A production server is a server used to host website content and applications for deployment to a live environment. It is the main server on which websites and Web applications are accessed by end users and is also... Read Full Definition

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virtual private server (VPS) or virtual dedicated server (VDS)

A virtual private server (VPS), also called a virtual dedicated server (VDS), is a virtual server that appears to the user as a dedicated server, but that is actually installed on a computer serving multiple ... Read Full Definition

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virtual server

On the Internet, a virtual server is a server (computer and various server programs) at someone else's location that is shared by multiple Web site owners so that each owner can use and administer it as though they... Read Full Definition

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server

A server is a computer program or device that provides a service to another computer program and its user, also known as the client. Read Full Definition

client-server model (client-server architecture)

Client-server is a relationship in which one program (the client) requests a service or resource from another program (the server). At the turn of the last century, the label client-server was used to distinguish ... Read Full Definition

tower server

A tower server is a computer intended for use as a server and built in an upright cabinet that stands alone. Read Full Definition

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twin server (0.5 U server)

A twin server has two compute nodes housed side-by-side in 1U of data center rack space. Because each server node fills half of 1U, a twin server may also be referred to as a 0.5U server. Read Full Definition

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application server

An application server is a server program in a computer in a distributed network that provides the business logic for an application program. Read Full Definition

X server

An X server is a server of connections to X terminals in a distributed network that uses the X Window System. Read Full Definition

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virtual server farm

A virtual server farm is a networking environment that employs multiple application and infrastructure servers running on two or more physical servers using a server virtualization program such as VMware or ... Read Full Definition

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