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FilledSmallSquare$MachineName is a string which gives the assigned name of the computer on which Mathematica is being run, if such a name is defined.

FilledSmallSquare For many classes of computers, $MachineName is the network host name.

FilledSmallSquare$MachineName is "" if no name is defined.

FilledSmallSquare See The Mathematica Book: Section 2.13.5.

FilledSmallSquare See also: $MachineDomain, $System, $MachineID.