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Digital Literacy How the Internet Works The Internet Clients and Servers

yaseen kabeer
yaseen kabeer
700 Points

I want to know how the server of a computer is determined ?

just want to know how the server name of a computer is determined/ made/ constructed ?

2 Answers

A given computer can talk to any number of different servers. Usually the server will be determined by what website you are visiting.

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
230,248 Points

Names are associated with servers by the Domain Name System (DNS).

This is discussed in another course: How the Web Works.

It, and the one you're taking now, are both part of the Digital Literacy track.