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

Harry8L
  • 564633

    Terms

  • 0

    Blossaries

  • 1

    Followers

Industry/Domain: Economy Category: International economics

Class warfare

The class conflict and tension that exist in society due to competing socioeconomic interests between people who have and people who have not, as well ...

Contributor

Featured blossaries

Works by Da Vinci

Category: Arts   3 20 Terms

Neology Blossary

Category: Languages   1 2 Terms