Local and remote hosts

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Web Science[1]

Any device that has established a connection to a networka group or system of interconnected people or things. qualifies as a host[2]

  • In computer networking, a localhost is a hostname that means this computer. [3].
  • A remote host is a computer which is accessed over a networka group or system of interconnected people or things.. Remote hosts can be far away or very close. But they share a common characteristic of being accessed over a networka group or system of interconnected people or things..


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