'Internet' is the shortened form of 'INTER-NETwork' which is the interconnected network of all the Web Servers worldwide. It is often called the 'The World Wide Web' or simply a 'web'. This network consists of lakhs of private and public organization, schools and colleges, research centers and thousands of servers world wide.
This network is formed with the help of interconnected gateways and routers that connects each of the network worldwide. The Internet was primarily designed for a work environment but now it has spread everywhere including homes, Parks, roads or even some remote areas.