In this article, you’ll learn about the difference between Web Browser and Web Server.
Web Browser is software that is used to browse and display pages available over the internet whereas a web server is a software that provides these documents when requested by a web browser.
|Web Browser is software which is used to
browse and display pages available over
|Web server is software which provides these
documents when requested by web browsers.
|A web browser sends a request to the server for web
based documents and services.
|Web server sees and approves those requests made
by web browsers and sends the document in
|Request & Response
|Web browser sends an HTTP Request and gets a HTTP Response.
|Web server receives HTTP Request and sends a
|Web browser has no processing model.
|Web server follows three major processing models: process based, thread based or hybrid.
|Web browsers stores user data in cookies in local machine.
|Web server provides an area to store the website.
|Web Browser is installed on user’s machine.
|Web server can be installed anywhere but it need to
be on a network or on local computer.
|Google Chrome , Microsoft Edge
|Apache Server, Nignix Server