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ROUTER VS. MODEM VS. SERVER
I need a clear definition of each. I understand that all are hardware that allow the internet to function but what is the primary role of each hardware piece and how are they different from one another?
Steven Parker228,105 Points
A router is a networking device that forwards data packets between computer networks.
A modem is a device for signal conversion, for example, between the digital data of a computer and the analog signal of a telephone line.
And a server is a computer that manages access to a centralized resource or service within a network.