Computers are vital to running the Internet

Desktop[edit | edit source]

These are the computers that people use tho view the Internet. Typically there is a variety of applications that are useful for this. However to some extent they are being replaced by web applications

Server[edit | edit source]

Servers are computers that allow Other computers to connect to them and exchange information with them.


Web Server[edit | edit source]

Servers that serve web content to Web browsers

DNS[edit | edit source]

Servers that translate URLs that are understandable to humans into IP Addresses that are understandable by computers.

ISP[edit | edit source]

Company that Desktop computers connect to so that they can access the Internet.

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