Web Hosting

Terms relating to web hosting (Series B)

Bandwidth

The amount of data transfer available at one time.

Bit

The smallest unit of information in a computer either representing the state “on” or “off”, or 1 or 0.

Browser

A piece of software that allows you to access and display information on the Internet or any other network, either visually or text based.

Byte


A byte is made up of eight bits. It is used to represent one character