Help / WEBDEV administrator / WEBDEV Application Server administrator / 06. Appendix 1: Vocabulary
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  • Vocabulary
  • Server administrator
  • Remote WEBDEV administrator
  • WEBDEV administrator
  • WEBDEV account
  • Site developer
  • Manager of WEBDEV accounts (WDCompte)
  • Hosting company
  • Web user
  • Site manager
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WEBDEV-specific vocabulary
This page presents the main terms specific to WEBDEV used in the documentation of WEBDEV Application Server. Unless stated otherwise, all texts referring to the sites can be applied to Webservices.

Server administrator

Person responsible for installing software, sites, ... on one or more servers at the host. In the case of a shared server, the server administrator handles the distribution of connections per site manager, the physical location of sites on the server, etc.

Remote WEBDEV administrator

Site installed on the Web server, allowing:
  • the site manager to remotely check and/or modify the configuration of their WEBDEV sites installed on a server.
  • the server administrator to remotely check and/or modify the configuration of all WEBDEV sites installed on the server. The server administrator can also manage the WEBDEV accounts.

WEBDEV administrator

Windows application installed on the server, allowing the server administrator to configure the different WEBDEV sites installed on the current server.
The local WEBDEV administrator can also be used to create the WEBDEV accounts.

WEBDEV account

Account associated with a site manager.
This account allows the server administrator to:
  • group the sites that belong to a site manager.
  • configure the number of authorized connections for a site manager.
  • configure the setup directories of sites
  • configure the transfer directory (for a setup or an update via FTP).
This account allows the site manager to:
  • use the remote administrator.
  • perform remote site setups and updates.
This account is created on a Web server by the server administrator via:
  • the local administrator,
  • the remote administrator.

Site developer

Person who creates and modifies WEBDEV sites with WEBDEV Development version.

Manager of WEBDEV accounts (WDCompte)

Windows application used to create WEBDEV accounts. This application is started by the server administrator on a Web server. This application can only be used to create accounts for the current computer.
Remark: The server administrator can also manage the remote WEBDEV accounts via the remote management tool.

Hosting company

Company proposing to host Internet sites on their Web servers.

Web user

User of Internet sites.

Site manager

Person responsible for deploying and maintaining one or more WEBDEV sites. This person is in direct contact with the server administrator.
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