What is a Fax Server?

LAST UPDATE: April 17th, 2019

Definition

A fax server is a computer that acts as a fax machine and is accessed by multiple users in an organization.

Usage

An online fax service is an example of a type of a fax server. An online fax service would better be called a “cloud fax.” The term “fax server” is usually used within larger organizations.

A corporate fax server is an example of a type of fax server. In this environment, users in the organization log onto the fax server to send and receive faxes.

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