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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Server_(computing)

In computing, a server is a computer program or a device that provides functionality for other ... The use of the word server in computing comes from queueing theory, where it dates to the mid 20th century, being notably used in Kendall (1953) ...

www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/what-is-a-server-and-what-does-it-do-does-it-help-with-work-125663

In my case, A server is used to restrict access to 10 networked computers, via logon name and password, so that only those authorized can use ...

whatis.techtarget.com/definition/server

The computer that a server program runs in is also frequently referred to as a server. That machine may be a dedicated server or used for other purposes as well.

www.webopedia.com/DidYouKnow/Hardware_Software/difference_between_server_and_desktop.html

Mar 18, 2011 ... The Difference between a Server and a Desktop Computer ... a basic, infrequently used server a built from an old desktop computer could work.

www.lifewire.com/servers-in-computer-networking-817380

May 5, 2017 ... Although any computer running special software can function as a server, the most typical use of the word references the very large, ...

pc.net/helpcenter/answers/purpose_of_a_server

Feb 23, 2005 ... Answer: A server is a computer that serves information to other computers. ... File servers are often used within local networks and typically ...

www.computerhope.com/jargon/s/server.htm

Apr 26, 2017 ... Less formally, any device that runs server software could be considered a server as well. Servers are used to manage network resources.

www.ask.com/youtube?q=What+Is+a+Server+Used+for%3F&v=TQQA8RpKxqg
Nov 8, 2012 ... Servers are really not much different than your run of the mill .... quick question would I be able to use any server (computer) to say run my ...

www.practicallynetworked.com/support/091406servers.htm

After that you really need to consider investing in a network server. ... A server will typically use multiple hard drives working in a RAID configuration to prevent ...