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CompTIA Linux+ Certification Study Guide (2009 Exam) by Graham Speake, Terrence V. Lillard, Chris Happel, Brian Barber

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CHAPTER 9 Installing, Configuring as a Server

Exam objectives in this chapter

  • Network Services

  • Web Services

  • Application Services

Unique Terms and Definitions

Apache It is an open-source Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) (Web) server produced by the Apache Software Foundation that has become the most widely used Web server on the Internet. It aims to be aligned with current HTTP standards and to run on all modern operating systems.

Web proxy It is a server that acts as a go-between between a client and typically the Internet, often to perform filtering of the data. Squid is a good example of a Web proxy server.

Domain name system (DNS) It is a hierarchical naming system for computers, services, or any resource connected ...

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