A server is a software program, or the computer on which that program runs, that provides a specific kind of service to client software running on the same computer or other computers on a network. 1) The Linux Information Project, “Server Definition”. Source location: http://www.linfo.org/server.html. Accessed: August 21, 2015.
We also use the term “server” to refer collectively to a set of servers designed to work together as part of an overall game service.« Back to Glossary Index