Distributed components

Tasos Laskos edited this page Oct 29, 2015 · 9 revisions

REST

Server

A REST server allows for remote management of scans over a simple web service.

RPC

Instance

An Instance is a scanner server which can be operated via a Remote Procedure Call protocol.

Dispatcher

A Dispatcher is a server which:

  • Provides clients with Instances.
  • Maintains a pool of Instances.