HyperDic: communications_protocol

English > 1 sense of the expression communications protocol:
NOUNcommunicationcommunications protocol, protocol(computer science) rules determining the format and transmission of data
English > communications protocol: 1 sense > noun 1, communication
Meaning(computer science) rules determining the format and transmission of data.
Synonymprotocol
Categorycomputer science, computingThe branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
Narrowerfile transfer protocol, FTPprotocol that allows users to copy files between their local system and any system they can reach on the network
hypertext transfer protocol, HTTPA protocol (utilizing TCP) to transfer hypertext requests and information between servers and browsers
musical instrument digital interface, MIDIA standard protocol for communication between electronic musical instruments and computers
transmission control protocol, TCPA protocol developed for the internet to get data from one network device to another
transmission control protocol/internet protocol, TCP/IPA set of protocols (including TCP) developed for the internet in the 1970s to get data from one network device to another
Broaderrule, prescriptPrescribed guide for conduct or action
Spanishprotocolo de comunicación, protocolo
Catalanprotocol de comunicació, protocol

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