In this video, you will learn about a server. This video goes into the introduction of servers. Later videos will discuss serves more in-depth.
When most people start learning about servers, they take a class that is very specific on servers. Most of the time, this course is going to discuss one specific type of server. It does not teach you about servers in general. There is a broad foundation of servers that is good to know. Defining a server is important. A server can be defined in a few ways. Basically, a server is a computer network that provides services to other computers. A web server is a computer with special software installed that allows that computer to redirect to websites. It is a computer on a network that provides services for other computers. This can be as simple as something at your home that is a windows XP that has a shared folder that everyone can access. All a server is a computer. It is not too scary to define. A lot of people may waste money on servers. If you are interested in learning more, keep watching this video for more information.