Tuesday, 12 February 2013

Web Servers Type

Different Types of servers : 

1. web server
2. DNS server
3. Mail server
4. Application server
5. Database server
6. File server.

Web server store web pages. These pages are access from browser. It is called IIS server in windows. and Apache web server in linux. Number of domain are hosted on web server as per its capacity.

DNS server store name server record of other server. Using this actual path of file or resources are find on the web world.

Mail server are use for controlling mail operation. EXIM is example of mail server in cpanel hosting linux server.

Application server is server where specific software application is running and it using internet connection.

Database server is used to store database. File server is storage location.

All these server work together is complicated web services.


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