Key Words: Internet
Terms in this set (17)
The main name of a website that also has a corresponding IP address.
Domain Name Server
A computer linked to the internet that has a directory of domain names and their corresponding IP addresses.
domain name system
A naming system for web servers connected to the internet so that a web site can be displayed when requested.
Part of a packet that contains information such as the packet's destination, source and packet number
A web server that contains a web site than can be accessed from anywhere in the world.
When you pay a fee to a company that provides a web server that allows you to store your web site on it so that it can be accessed by other computers around the world.
worldwide collection of computer networks
A unique identifier for each device connected to the internet.
When you reduce the size of file and no data is lost.
When you reduce the size of a file and some data is lost.
A small collection of data that is sent over a network
The process of sending each packet on the fastest route across a network.
Hardware responsible for selecting a route and transmitting data packets between different networks.
URL: Uniform resource locator
A complete web address used to find a single web page within a larger site.
Wide Area Network
A network which covers a large geographical area such as a city and it uses external hardware such as telephone lines.
The amount of data that can be transmitted across a network in a second. Measured in bits per second (bps).
world wide web
The software that runs on the internet that uses http to navigate to different websites.
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