How The Internet Works

Shamma Alfardan

Web Cache Server

A cache server is a dedicated network server or service acting as a server that saves Web pages or other Internet content locally.

IP Address

Internet Protocol Address

URL

A URL is one type of Uniform Resource Identifier (URI); the generic term for all types of names and addresses that refer to objects on the World Wide Web.

ISP

Internet Service Provide

DNS

Doman Name Server

TCP

Transmission Control Protocol

HTTP

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol) is the set of rules for transferring files (text, graphic images, sound, video, and other multimedia files) on the internet.

WWW

WWW definition: An abbreviation for World Wide Web