In computing, a server is a
Client–server systems are today most frequently implemented by (and often identified with) the
The use of the word server in computing comes from
In computing, "server" dates at least to RFC 5 (1969), one of the earliest documents describing
SERVER n. A kind of
DAEMONwhich performs a service for the requester, which often runs on a computer other than the one on which the server runs.