Web Server

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Web Server

Any hardware or software allowing a computer to connect to the Internet. A web server allows one to visit websites, post or share content, and view advertisements.
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The result of its effort was Apple's contribution to the adaptive bitrate (ABR) over HTTP streaming effort: HTTP Live Streaming (HLS), which consists of thousands of small files of interleaved audio and video served over TCP via a plain vanilla HTTP web server or a specialized media server.
The Apache Software Foundation (ASF) -- developers, stewards, and incubators of 138 Open Source projects -- has announced the 15th anniversary of the Apache HTTP Web Server.
Leading the charge are Linux, the free operating system; Apache, the free HTTP Web server; and Firefox, the free Web browser.
In order to design, develop and implement the Purchase Card Program website, Systalex used Open Source software and tools as required by OAM, including Apache HTTP Web Server, MySQL Database, PHP Web Development Scripting Language, Drupal Content Management Framework, Database Application Accessibility, and communications management using e-mail listservs.