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Of or referring to any personal computing system which is dedicated to run one or more services to serve the needs of the users of other computers on a network.

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remote roaming boundary

Computer; Servers

A roaming boundary in which the SMS site distribution points are remote (not well-connected) to the Advanced Client and software packages are not available locally to that client. Remote roaming ...

log off

Computer; Servers

To terminate a session with a computer accessed through a communications line usually a computer that is both distant and open to many users.

network key

Computer; Servers

A password that can help protect wireless networks from unauthorized access. A network security key encrypts information sent from one network computer to another so that the information can only be ...

A/V conferencing edge server

Computer; Servers

An Office Communications Server that resides in the perimeter network and provides a single trusted point through which media traffic can traverse NATs and firewalls.


Computer; Servers

A common point of entry for spyware guarded by an agent. Examples of checkpoints include Startup Folder, dial up connections, Wi-Fi connections, Internet Safe Sites, Winsock Layered Service ...


Computer; Servers

A visit is one individual visitor who arrives at your web site and proceeds to browse.

cloud computing

Computer; Servers

Cloud computing relies on sharing of resources to achieve coherence and economies of scale, similar to a utility (like the electricity grid) over a network. At the foundation of cloud computing is ...

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