Glossary

This glossary should help you to understand some used specific words better.

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DNS
Domain Name System
DNS servers resolve DNS FQDNs (Fully qualified domain names) like www.fwilke.com against the corresponding IP address. Technically it could be possible to access each web site using their IP address but to have more comfort you can accessed by their names. DNS is the translator for your application to get the IP address of the host‘s name.


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