A webserver is also called a host. This is a machine, where a webserver program is installed. If a company owns the machine and rents out space on it, the company is hosting web pages.
A webserver is a computer talking HTTP with a client (browser). Examples of webservers are Apache (open source) and IIS (Internet Information Server, Microsoft).
Concept last updated: 06/05 2004.
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