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web server

A computer server that delivers HTML pages or files over the internet.

web server

HTTP server Informatics A server that stores and retrieves HTML documents and other Internet or intranet resources, using HTTP. See HyperText Transfer Protocol, Server.
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When Java servlet applications are deployed on a general-purpose operating system, both the JVM and the Web-server software (for example, Netscape NES) are directly accessible to users, making both the JVM and the Java servlets susceptible to security attacks.
HP's new embedded Web-server technology provides the freedom to manage a device from any location and any platform on the network using any browser application -- without sacrificing the monitoring and diagnostic features customers expect.
HP's embedded Web-server technology goes beyond providing simple device-configuration controls.
In addition, to provide protection for device management over an intranet, HP has added security features to its embedded Web-server technology that surpass the security provided with SNMP management.
HP's embedded Web-server device management is fully compatible and integrated with HP OpenView and HP AdvanceStack Assistant for network management, bringing networkwide traffic monitoring and device-specific management together seamlessly.