Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol


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Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol

[tranz‚mish·ən kən′trōl ‚prōd·ə‚kȯl ′in·tər‚net ‚prōd·ə‚kȯl]
(computer science)
The Internet's principal communication standard, dictating how packets of information are sent and received across multiple networks. TCP breaks down and reassembles packets, and IP ensures that the packets are sent to the correct destination. Abbreviated TCP/IP.
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Texas Instruments Incorporated (NYSE: TXN) (TI) has unveiled a Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) stack, which can reduce the cost of network connection by more than 50 percent for manufacturers of digital signal processing-based Internet appliances.
Internet/ISDN Gateway gives access via ISDN to machines using the Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol.
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