Home > Terms > English, UK (UE) > Client

Client

A software programme that requests the use of a network service. In this context, a browser is considered a client program. Sometimes the term client is used to refer to hosts (PCs, workstations) on which the client software runs, as in the question, "How many clients are behind the firewall?"

This is auto-generated content. You can help to improve it.
0
Collect to Blossary

Member comments

You have to log in to post to discussions.

Terms in the News

Featured Terms

Sysop02
  • 0

    Terms

  • 0

    Blossaries

  • 1

    Followers

Industry/Domain: Software Category: Globalization software service

Software

The programs, procedures, rules, and associated documentation pertaining to the operation of a system. See also hardware.

Contributor

Featured blossaries

Seattle

Category: Geography   1 1 Terms

Egyptian Gods and Goddesses

Category: Religion   2 20 Terms