The ArangoDB daemon (arangod) is the central server binary that can run in different modes for a variety of setups like single server and clusters
The ArangoDB server is the core component of ArangoDB. The executable file to
run it is named
d stands for daemon. A daemon is a long-running
background process that answers requests for services.
The server process serves the various client connections to the server via the TCP/HTTP protocol. It also provides a web interface.