Web Hosting Glossary
A glossary of definitions for Web Hosting and related terms and phrases. Other definitions may apply in different circumstances but are not included.
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The unit of data that is routed between an origin and a destination on the Internet or any other packet-switched network.
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Describes the type of network in which relatively small units of data called packets are routed through a network based on the destination address contained within each packet. Breaking communication down into packets allows the same data path to be shared among many users in the network.
Practical Extraction and Reporting Language, is a programming language often used for creating CGI programs.
Is a programming language that allows web developers to create dynamic content that can interact with databases. PHP full name is, PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor. It use to stand for Personal Home Page tools.
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A data format for delivery of emails across the Internet.
Involves the process of preparing and equipping a network to allow it to provide new services to its users.