noun, plural serveries.
Chiefly British. a food counter in a cafeteria or pub.
- Server message block
protocol (SMB) A client/server protocol that provides file and printer sharing between computers. In addition SMB can share serial ports and communications abstractions such as named pipes and mail slots. SMB is similar to remote procedure call (RPC) specialised for file system access. SMB was developed by Intel, Microsoft, and IBM in the early 1980s. […]
- Server-parsed html
file format, World-Wide Web (SPML, SHTML) A kind of HTML file containing server-specific, non-standard commands which are interpreted by the HTTP server and replaced by standard HTML or text before the data is returned to the client. Different servers use different command syntax and support different sets of commands. The most common example is a […]
- Server room
hardware The room where all the server computers are housed. The workstations at which people sit and program are usually located elsewhere. Compare: sun lounge, dinosaur pen, play pen, salt mines, disk farm. (1998-07-06)