peer-to-peer protocol


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peer-to-peer protocol

The high-level protocol used in a peer-to-peer network. Gnutella and Kazaa are examples of peer-to-peer file sharing protocols. SIP and Skype are examples of voice over IP (VoIP) protocols. See peer-to-peer network, SIP and Skype.
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E[acute accent]BitTorrent is an open source, peer-to-peer protocol for distributing files.
LON 100 servers or a remote monitoring center, the data can be tunneled over any IP network, including a LAN or the Internet, using the industry standard ANSI/CEA 852 peer-to-peer protocol.
TCS' messaging platforms are highly interoperable; they serve as the inter-carrier messaging foundations for a wide variety of Signaling System 7 (SS7) and Short Message Peer-to-Peer Protocol (SMPP) solutions.

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