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Noun1.communications protocol - (computer science) rules determining the format and transmission of data
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
prescript, rule - prescribed guide for conduct or action
file transfer protocol, FTP - protocol that allows users to copy files between their local system and any system they can reach on the network
HTTP, hypertext transfer protocol - a protocol (utilizing TCP) to transfer hypertext requests and information between servers and browsers
musical instrument digital interface, MIDI - a standard protocol for communication between electronic musical instruments and computers
TCP, transmission control protocol - a protocol developed for the internet to get data from one network device to another; "TCP uses a retransmission strategy to insure that data will not be lost in transmission"
TCP/IP, transmission control protocol/internet protocol - a set of protocols (including TCP) developed for the internet in the 1970s to get data from one network device to another
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Digital transformation leaders Syniverse and Tata Communications have extended their relationship to create the first fully managed, end-to-end IPX network interconnection partnership, the companies said.
Ali Amiri, the chief carrier and wholesale officer for Etisalat Group, said: "The launch of the first IPX Exchange is an achievement as it sets a benchmark for Etisalat and the industry.
officer said: "The launch of the first IPX Exchange is an achievement as it
Designed to work with Matrox Mura MPX video wall capture and display cards and Matrox C-Series multi-display graphics cards, the Mura IPX capture and decoder cards pack 4K capture plus high-density decode functionality onto a single PCIe card to simplify integration and reduce installation costs.
Syniverse's IPX Network Solution and Diameter Signaling Service interconnect the world's networks to make LTE possible anywhere and at any time.
The Syniverse IPX network interconnects the world's mobile networks to make LTE data and VoLTE roaming possible, reaching more than 270 operators through more than 2,000 LTE roaming routes.
Frederick Chui, PCCW Global's senior vice president of global data sales and presales, said: "Our IPX network can be directly accessed in 140 countries around the world without having to make use of the public Internet or long-distance connections.
The MediaCento IPX USB can be powered using standard PoE network technology or with a separate power input.
NYNE, a provider of audio products, announced on Friday that it plans to exhibit its three new water resistant IPX rated Bluetooth speakers, that are designed to withstand the outdoors, at CES 2015 in the NYNE booth, Central Hall number 11528.
IPX is an interoperability service that enables fixed, mobile, legacy and next-generation networks to interconnect seamlessly.
Telecommunications operator Tele2 AB (STO:TEL2B) (Oslo:TLE201.OL) and iBasis, a KPN company, announced on Monday the signing of an IPX peering agreement, which will enable both operators to provide a consistent, high-quality International Voice & LTE roaming experience for their subscribers across a global footprint.