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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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If one BIG-IP or a Web server goes down, fail-over to the backup or redundant BIG-IP or Web server occurs without interruption in service.
The company can then implement their marketing plan without worrying about the Web server keeping up with demand.
which operates Resort Ratings, found his answer in an Internet access provider that would put the company's Travel4Lovers site on its Web server.
Port80 Software will bundle the Ally ip100(TM) and Ally IP1000(TM) appliances, which mask TCP/IP network signatures from detection, with the company's leading ServerMask software, a Microsoft IIS Web server module that obscures the identity of a Windows Web server from potential hackers at the HTTP level.
The Web Server Smart Agent allows cable operators to instantly create PCMM-enhanced Web-based content--including streaming media--with minimal integration effort, enabling them to meet the increasingly demanding requirements of consumers and content providers.
It provides three new workloads based on analysis of web server logs and studies of sites from the web browser side:
With more and more companies making the JBoss Application Server a centerpiece of their IT environment, the seamless integration between the web server and application server is increasingly critical for production environments.
Existing JBoss Application Server support customers will now receive support for Tomcat/Apache Web Server integration at no additional charge.
With Texas Tech University's web server farms and departmental web-based applications on direct attached storage only, the IT staff had to attend to each server separately, for tasks ranging from adding disk space to servers at capacity, to individually managing the backup and recovery of each web and file server.
Some of the solutions that Versora offers are Linux mail and collaboration migration from Microsoft Exchange servers, Linux database migration from Microsoft SQL servers, and Apache web server migration from Microsoft IIS web servers.
An embedded Web Server greatly facilitates control and management of remote dedicated systems connected to the Internet.
The December 2002 Netcraft Web Server Survey found that 62% of the domains and 67% of active sites are using Apache, thus making it more widely used than all other web servers combined.