peer-to-peer communications


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peer-to-peer communications

Communications in which both sides have equal responsibility for initiating, maintaining and terminating the session. Contrast with "master-slave communications," in which the host determines which users can initiate which sessions. If the host were programmed to allow all users to initiate all sessions, it would look like a peer-to-peer system to the user. See peer-to-peer network and grid computing.
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With its industry-leading peer-to-peer communications architecture and advanced collaboration capabilities, Magor TeleCollaboration meets Christie's collaboration requirements.
com/ , is a privately held international peer-to-peer communications technology company with offices in Mountain View, Calif.
The product uses wireless peer-to-peer communications to enable real-time data exchange not only between the corporate CIS and service personnel in the field, but also among any connected devices on the network, ranging from cell phones and wireless PDAs to PCs and servers.
According to the Alliance, the scheduling medium-access technique selected by WiMedia is optimized for wireless multimedia applications; scheduling is generally a better approach when the majority of the network bandwidth is used for peer-to-peer communications, the group says.
The company is regarded for its Voyager platform that provides true peer-to-peer communications, real-time intelligence, and interoperability to a range of mobile, desktop and embedded devices, and multiple languages.
announced the release of mCIS, a mobile Customer Information System (CIS) solution that uses wireless peer-to-peer communications to enable real-time data exchange not only between the corporate CIS and service personnel in the field, but also among any connected devices on the network, ranging from cell phones and wireless PDAs to PCs and servers.
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The resulting program, in addition to being platform independent, provides peer-to-peer communications, and with the added use of Vertex's BRIDGE.
The new modules' Cirronet Networking Layer supports addressable, acknowledged point-to-multipoint networks of up to 60 remote radios, as well as transparent point-to-point or point-to-multipoint communications and peer-to-peer communications.
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