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web browser A computer program that interprets HTML and other Internet languages and protocols and displays web pages on a monitor.
web browser Browser Online A software tool–eg, Internet Explorer, Foxfire, Opera that requests and displays HTML documents and other Internet or intranet resources using HTTP; WBs enable Internet navigation to Web sites, by typing in key words or phrases on the subject of interest; once a Web address–or URL–is typed the WB sends the user to a 'home page'. See Surf, URL, Web, Web site.
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DynaWeb also supports standard HTTP client
authentication, which enables clients to send a non-secure user ID and password (for verification) to the DynaWeb server to prevent people from entering specific areas on a DynaWeb server.
The live demonstration involved showcasing F5's BIG-IP platform as a virtual device under test (VDUT), Ixia's IxLoad to control the virtual interfaces (IxVM) running dual-stack IPv4 and IPv6, and virtual application servers (VAS) running FTP, SMTP, and HTTP clients
Wavecom also offers the SSL-secured version of its existing FTP and HTTP clients
, turning them into FTPS and HTTPS clients.
For this demonstration, Cisco chose the Avalanche to simulate multiple HTTP clients
and the Reflector to simulate HTTP servers.