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What does programming a server exactly mean? [duplicate]

I searched around a lot, but couldn't find it. I know what server-side programming is and I've done it myself-- getting user's data, storing it in a database etc. using a server-side programming ...
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5answers
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What Do I Need To Know About Servers In a Web Development Role? [closed]

I know that may sound a little vague, so I'll try and explain a little further... After being self employed developer for many years I'm now in search of a commercial web developer role. My only ...
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2answers
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Front end written in languages used for back end! [closed]

From my experice in web development, I know that languages like PHP,Java,Python..etc is used for backend development stuff (software that running on server), and for front end stuff languages like ...
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3answers
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Sleeping Web Server?

Are there any languages or even servers that instead of running a script on page load, (Apache/PHP, Ruby on Rails, ...) actually keep the code loaded and running forever, and when it receives a ...
0
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2answers
399 views

Python/Database Website development [closed]

I want to create my own website that would allow me to acess a database in the server and do inserts and lookups in a user friendly way. I am a seasoned user of linux and C/C++, and also have ...
3
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2answers
12k views

what are the main differences between a web server and application server? [closed]

I am new to web development and just started exploring the things. I read about how web page is processed and sent to client by a web server but I got confused with application server. what is the ...
5
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5answers
495 views

Best way to protect website application code

Background I have a web application that I host on my own server. I have clients who use the application as is, but some have asked if they can host the application on their own server. This enables ...
0
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2answers
737 views

Is this RabbitMQ / sockjs pub/sub connection setup a comet solution?

My company is attempting to set up a pub/sub connection using RabbitMQ and sockjs, on Windows servers. I have two questions: My supervisor is calling this setup a comet solution, I was wondering if ...
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9answers
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Is it possible to know what programming language a web-site uses?

For example, stackexchange.com, without asking the site owner or Google their information about developing the website, is this possible to know what language is used in the back end? Seems, the ...