internet service provider

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internet service provider

n
(Computer Science) See ISP
Translations
fournisseur d’accès à Internet
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An Internet server is like a parking lot for your car, while an access provider company only conveys data like a bridge.
This Consultation Paper (CP) provides the relevant background information and discusses the need and methodology to determine the charges to be paid by the National Long Distance Operator (NLDO)/ International Long Distance Operator (ILDO) to the Access Providers for Calling Card Services.
The customer pays a telecommunications company for local dial-up, an access provider for using the POP, and the proprietary content provider.
Next, if you don't already have access to the Internet, you will probably want to find a dial-up access provider.