Types of Content Delivery Networks (CDN)

A content delivery network (CDN) is a service provided primarily to website owners who publish large amounts of media. The CDN acts as a distributor, hosting clones of content for the website, taking a large amount of the load off of the site’s own server and distributing it over diverse geographical locations. Rather than […]

Advantages of Server-Side Scripting

Server-side scripting is defined as “web server technology in which the user’s request is fulfilled by running a script directly on a web server to generate dynamic web pages.” In simpler terms, a server-side script runs on the server rather than your computer. When you visit a website, the script will create […]

Programming Packages for Your Server

The choice of which programming language to install on a web server has been a hot topic for years.  Just like HTML editors, every user has their favorite scripting tool and has solid reasons for their choices.  Let’s review some of the most popular options available for server-side programming technologies.
Perl
Perl is a mature programming language […]