- Created by: Ruby Pepper
- Created on: 02-02-15 13:47
What is the internet?
It is a worldwide network of interconnected computers. Data is exchanged between devices and computers.
What is the difference between the Internet and th
The internet is the technology and the hardware wheras the World Wide Web is the web pages, content and data
What is a server and what it does?
It directs traffic over a network and runs special software to serve computers.
What is a client and what it does?
A computer or a device that uses services provided by the server and the computer, mobile or tablet that you use to go on the internet is a client.
Devices which direct data through a network
Connections/cables and backbones
Cables, live wires, telephone lines, etc.
The backbone is a big cable which connects a large number of devices.
The client is allowed to connect to the internet.