How does data travel across the Internet?
What is The Transmission Control Protocol (TCP)?
Thank you for posting today. Since TCP and IP are inextricably linked, we will look at the combined form here.
"What is TCP/IP?
TCP/IP (Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol) is the basic communication language or protocol of the Internet. It can also be used as a communications protocol in a private network (either an intranet or an extranet). When you are set up with direct access to the Internet, your computer is provided with a copy of the TCP/IP program just as every other computer that you may send messages to or get information from also has a copy of TCP/IP.
TCP/IP is a two-layer program. The higher layer, Transmission Control Protocol, manages the assembling of a message or file into smaller packets that are transmitted over the Internet and received by a TCP layer that reassembles the ...
The solution provides an in-depth discussion of how data travel what TCP/IP is.