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wire protocol

(1) In a network, a wire protocol is the mechanism for transmitting data from point a to point b. The term is a bit confusing, because it sounds like layer 1 of the network, which physically places the bits "onto the wire." In some cases, it may refer to layer 1; however, it generally refers to higher layers, including Ethernet and ATM (layer 2) and even higher layer distributed object protocols such as SOAP, CORBA or RMI. See OSI model, communications protocol, data link protocol and distributed objects.

(2) In an electronic system, a wire protocol refers to the control signals (start and stop data transfer) and architecture (serial, parallel, etc.) of the bus or channel.
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Interoperability between software implementations is achieved by the RTPS [56] wire protocol. To locate endpoints of peers, DDS provides dynamic discovery of publishers, subscribers, topics, and datatypes with respect to topics [54].
[12.] Object Management Group, The Real-time Publish-Subscribe Wire Protocol DDS Interoperability Wire Protocol Specification 2.0, 2008.
EMC Isilon scale-out NAS provides HDFS as a standard over the wire protocol so Hadoop compute clusters can readily use it as a storage backend.
Wire protocol components demand no deployment of client libraries and considerably reduce the configuration process.
[56] Object Management Group: Documents Associated With The Real-Time Publish-Subscribe Wire Protocol DDS Interoperability Wire Protocol Specification (DDSI), V2.1 (2009).
The DDS-standard wire protocol makes direct communication possible between applications running on different implementations of the DDS standard, providing adopters with maximum flexibility and vendor independence.
The contactless MasterCard PayPass credit card application is stored and enabled on the SIM card from G&D and the SIM card is linked to the NFC chip in the mobile device via the single wire protocol, the company said.
Connect ODBC 4.0, is claimed to be the first suite of Wire Protocol Open Database Connectivity (ODBC) drivers for access to all major databases.