a number that uniquely identifies each computer or device connected to the Internet
A series of alphanumeric strings separated by periods, such as www.oup-usa.org, serving as an address for a computer network connection and identifying the owner of the address.
Domain Name System
this system allows users to refer to web sites using names.
Hyper text transfer Protocal
protocol (utilizing TCP) to transfer hypertext requests and information between servers and browsers.
Uniform Resource Locator
an address usaually begging with http:// that identifies a web page on the internet
connects one computer to other computers and peripheral devices
a computer network consisting of a worldwide network of computer networks that use the TCP/IP network protocols to facilitate data transmission and exchange
Local Area Network
a local computer network for communication between computers
(computer science) any computer that is hooked up to a computer network
(computer science) a computer that provides client stations with access to files and printers as shared resources to a computer network