packet - definition

Create account
Where to search:
Thesaurus


Dictionaries » The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing » P »

packet - definition



A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
(Non-alphabetical character)


Free Online Dictionary of Computing - FOLDOC foldoc.org

packet Search for pronunciation examples


 
The unit of data sent across a network.  "Packet" is a
generic term used to describe a unit of data at any layer of
the OSI protocol stack, but it is most correctly used to
describe application layer data units ("{application 
protocol data unit}", APDU).
 
See also datagram, frame.
 
(1994-11-30)
 



Permanent link to this page: http://www.diclib.com/cgi-bin/d1.cgi?l=en&base=en_foldoc&page=showid&id=9499


Learn foreign languages chatting with us!

  • yesenia perez wlloa, 36
    Dominican Republic, Santo Domingo
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: Spanish
    yesenia pe...
  • Radames Liuba Marten Torres, 41
    Qatar, Doha
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: English
    Radames Li...
  • leider moises ospino arias, 19
    Colombia, Bogotã¡
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: Spanish
    soy muy interesante en mi musika kiero terminar mis estudios rapido para poder hacer mi carrera y seguir con mi muscika le doy gracias a DIOS POR TODO LO QUE HA HECHO POR MI Y POR DARME UNA FAMILIA CRISTIANA
    leider moi...
  • Luzmary, 21
    Venezuela, San Carlos
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: Spanish
    Luzmary
  • vera, 28
    Russian Federation, Абакан
    Native language: Russian
    Foreign language: German
    vera
  • Taty, 24
    Ecuador, Guaranda
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: English
    Taty
  • mariano montana, 57
    France, Puteaux
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: English
    mariano mo...
  • TATJANAR777, 51
    Belgium, Bilzen
    Native language: Russian
    Foreign language: Dutch
    TATJANAR77...
  • Mendoza, 25
    Panama, David
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: English
    Mendoza
  • zulmire, 36
    Venezuela, Puerto La Cruz
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: Italian
    EStudio aministracion..
    zulmire
  • gustavo, 23
    Venezuela, Valencia
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: Spanish
    gustavo
  • Naz, 34
    Iraq
    Native language: Arabic
    Foreign language: English
    Naz
  • valvos, 47
    Turkey, Istanbul
    Native language: Turkish
    Foreign language: English
    valvos
  • olga, 26
    Russian Federation, Saint Petersburg
    Native language: Russian
    Foreign language: English
    olga
  • lee sakura, 21
    Mexico, Mexico
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: Spanish
    lee sakura
  • Miriam Weltanschauung, 29
    Spain, Sevilla
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: Italian, French, English
    Miriam Wel...
  • Elizabeth, 21
    Honduras, Tegucigalpa
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: Italian, French, English
    Elizabeth
  • Jose Manuel, 49
    El Salvador, San Salvador
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: English
    Trabajo en mantener infraestructuras en centro de computo y también me gusta y tengo un taller de reparación de vehículos. Me relación con muchos términos técnicos en ambos ambientes y necesito aprender el idioma ingles lo mas pronto posible.
    Jose Manue...
  • alberto rios, 21
    Mexico, Mexico
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: Spanish
    alberto ri...
  • Настя Бадакина, 19
    Russian Federation, Bryansk
    Native language: Russian
    Foreign language: English
    Настя Бада...