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The Internet

Welcome to my 9CSI Internet Website. This will be used for my Assessnent on the Internet in term 2

Please click here to see our class website on the Internet

What is the Internet?

Here are some of the internet topics


A user is a person who uses a computer or network service. Users generally use a system or a software product without the technical expertise required to fully understand it. Power users use advanced features of programs, though they are not necessarily capable of computer programming and system administration.


My favourite browser is chrome because its easy to use. My browser chrome allows me to view my favourite web pages.

Describe good paragraph what a browser is? what does it do?

A browser is a type of search engine used for everyday stuff such as checking your emails, or even ordering pizza or watching some videos/movies


Digital Devices

Digital Device

A Digital Device is a eletoronic device such as

  1. Laptop
  2. Mobile phone
  3. Personal computer

On these devices above I can connect to the internet and look at webpages to read watch or learn something. One of my favourite webpages is Youtube.

What is a webpage?

A webpage is a page like a book but on a internet browser such as chrome and this webpage could hold information or entertainment or even just a book.

What is a WWW (World Wide Web)

A WWW is an information system on the Internet which allows documents to be connected to other documents by hypertext links, enabling the user to search for information by moving from one document to another.

Fiber Optic Cables

An optical fiber cable, also known as a fiber optic cable, is an assembly similar to an electrical cable, but containing one or more optical fibers that are used to carry light. The optical fiber elements are typically individually coated with plastic layers and contained in a protective tube suitable for the environment where the cable will be deployed. Different types of cable are used for different applications, for example long distance telecommunication, or providing a high-speed data connection between different parts of a building.


Web Server

What is a Web Server? A Web server refers to server software, or hardware dedicated to running said software, that can serve contents to the World Wide Web. A web server processes incoming network requests over the HTTP protocol. Wikipedia

Web Server


A computer network is a set of computers connected together for the purpose of sharing resources. The most common resource shared today is connection to the Internet. Other shared resources can include a printer or a file server. The Internet itself can be considered a computer network.



A modem is a network hardware device that modulates one or more carrier wave signals to encode digital information for transmission and demodulates signals to decode the transmitted information.