Here is a table providing descriptions for the listed network protocols:

Protocol NameDescription
Web Services for DevicesA protocol suite that allows devices to expose their functionality over the web for remote access.
2BASE-TLA transmission technology that enables Ethernet communication over a single pair of twisted copper wires.
Access stratumThe layer in a mobile communication protocol stack that handles radio resource control and data transfer.
Acknowledgement (data networks)A signal sent by the receiver to confirm the successful reception of data.
Alternating bit protocolA protocol that ensures reliable and ordered delivery of data by using alternating sequence numbers.
AMX192A protocol used for communication in audiovisual control systems.
Apple Filing ProtocolA network protocol used for file sharing and storage on Apple devices.
AppleTalkA suite of protocols used for networking Apple devices.
ARCNETA local area network protocol that allows communication between computers.
Art-NetA protocol for transmitting lighting control data over Ethernet networks.
ATA over EthernetA protocol for sending ATA storage commands over Ethernet.
ATM adaptation layerA layer in the ATM protocol stack that adapts data for transmission over ATM networks.
ATM Adaptation Layer 1A specific adaptation layer in the ATM protocol stack for constant bit rate applications.
ATM Adaptation Layer 2A specific adaptation layer in the ATM protocol stack for variable bit rate applications.
ATM Adaptation Layer 5A specific adaptation layer in the ATM protocol stack for connection-oriented services.
Automatic switched-transport networkA protocol for managing automatic switched-transport networks.
Automatically switched optical networkA protocol for managing automatically switched optical networks.
AutonegotiationA protocol used by network devices to automatically negotiate and configure link parameters.
Available bit rateA quality of service category in ATM networks that allows best-effort delivery of data.
Avalanche (blockchain platform)A blockchain platform protocol that enables decentralized applications and cryptocurrencies.
BACnetA protocol used in building automation and control networks.
Bandwidth allocation protocolA protocol used to allocate bandwidth in communication networks.
BatiBUSA protocol used for communication in building automation systems.
Bearer-Independent Call ControlA protocol that provides control functions for multimedia services in mobile networks.
BEEPA framework for building application protocols over TCP or other transport protocols.
BIP-8A bit-oriented protocol used for error detection in synchronous communication.
Bolt (network protocol)A protocol for creating secure peer-to-peer connections over the internet.
Bonjour Sleep ProxyA protocol that allows devices to sleep while maintaining network presence for service discovery.
BSSGPA protocol used in GSM mobile networks for signaling between base station subsystems.
C-Bus (protocol)A protocol used for home and building automation control systems.
CANopenA communication protocol and device profile specification for embedded systems.
CcTalkA protocol used for communication with coin and bill acceptors in vending machines.
Cell relayA network transmission method that divides data into fixed-length cells for efficient routing.
CIMDA protocol used for SMS messaging between Short Message Service centers andmobile devices.
Coloured Book protocolsA set of network protocols specified by the ISO for multimedia communication.
Common Gateway InterfaceA standard protocol for communication between web servers and applications.
Common Industrial ProtocolA protocol used for communication in industrial automation and control systems.
Comparison of MQTT implementationsA comparison of different implementations of the MQTT (Message Queuing Telemetry Transport) protocol.
Connection-oriented communicationA communication method that establishes a dedicated connection before data transfer.
Connectionless communicationA communication method that does not require the establishment of a dedicated connection.
Constrained Shortest Path FirstA routing algorithm that calculates the shortest path in a network considering constraints.
Constraint-based Routing Label Distribution ProtocolA protocol used in MPLS networks for distributing label-switched paths based on constraints.
Content Vectoring ProtocolA protocol for delivering content to clients based on their location and network conditions.
ControlNetA protocol used in industrial automation networks for high-speed control and information exchange.
CRC-based framingA framing method that uses cyclic redundancy check (CRC) codes for error detection.
CyphalA protocol for secure and private communication over the internet.
D54 (protocol)A protocol used for communication between data terminal equipment and data circuit-terminating equipment.
Data Stream InterfaceA protocol for transferring digital audio and video streams over a network.
DCE/RPCA remote procedure call protocol used in distributed computing environments.
Decentralized autonomous organizationA protocol for governing and operating decentralized organizations using smart contracts and blockchain.
DECnetA suite of network protocols used by Digital Equipment Corporation for communication between computers.
Delay-tolerant networkingA networking architecture and protocols designed for intermittent connectivity and long delays.
Deterministic NetworkingA protocol suite that provides real-time, highly reliable communication for critical applications.
Devices Profile for Web ServicesA profile that defines how web services can be accessed and controlled by devices over the internet.
Digital Audio Access ProtocolA protocol for controlling digital audio devices and streaming audio data.
Digital Data Communications Message ProtocolA protocol used for messaging between financial institutions for exchanging financial messages.
Digital Media Access ProtocolA protocol for controlling media devices and streaming media content.
Digital Private Network Signalling SystemA protocol for signaling and control in private telecommunications networks.
Direct Client-to-ClientA protocol that allows direct communication between clients without the need for a server.
Direct End to End Secure Chat ProtocolA protocol for secure end-to-end communication in chat applications.
DirectAccessA protocol that provides secure remote access to internal network resources without a virtual private network (VPN).
Discovery and LaunchA protocol for discovering and launching applications and services on local networks.
Distributed data flowA protocol for distributing data processing tasks across multiple nodes in a network.
Distributed Overlay Virtual EthernetA protocol for creating virtual Ethernet networks that span multiple physical locations.
Distributed Universal Number DiscoveryA protocol for discovering and resolving phone numbers in decentralized communication networks.
DMX512A protocol used for controlling lighting equipment and special effects in the entertainment industry.
DNP3A protocol used in SCADA systems for communication between control centers and field devices.
DREAM (protocol)A protocol for scalableand secure data sharing and collaboration in distributed systems.
Dynamic Adaptive Streaming over HTTPA protocol for streaming multimedia content over HTTP by dynamically adjusting the quality based on network conditions.
Dynamic synchronous transfer modeA protocol for transferring synchronous data over packet-switched networks.
EMI (protocol)A protocol for exchanging messages between different systems in an industrial automation environment.
Encapsulation (networking)The process of encapsulating data from one protocol into packets of another protocol for transmission.
ERIPAXA protocol for secure and private communication in peer-to-peer networks.
Ethernet Automatic Protection SwitchingA protocol for providing network redundancy and fault tolerance in Ethernet networks.
Ethernet over SDHA protocol for transmitting Ethernet frames over synchronous digital hierarchy networks.
European Home Systems ProtocolA protocol used in home automation systems to control and monitor various devices and appliances.
Fibre Channel over EthernetA protocol for encapsulating Fibre Channel frames in Ethernet networks.
Financial Information eXchangeA protocol for real-time electronic communication of financial data.
Factory Interface Network ServiceA protocol for communication between industrial automation devices in a factory environment.
FLEX (protocol)A protocol used in two-way paging systems for message exchange between pagers and base stations.
FlexRayA protocol used for high-speed communication in automotive networks.
Forward-confirmed reverse DNSA protocol that verifies the forward and reverse mapping of IP addresses and domain names.
Frame RelayA protocol for transmitting data in packet-switched networks.
FRF.12A protocol for framing and mapping T1 and E1 circuits into SONET/SDH networks.
FUDIA protocol for exchanging messages and control data between music software and hardware.
G.9963A protocol for home networking over power lines, known as G.hnem.
G.9970A protocol for ITU-T standard that defines the management and control of home networks.
G.9972A protocol for ITU-T standard that defines the security mechanisms for home networks.
G.hnA protocol for home networking over existing wires, such as power lines, phone lines, and coaxial cables.
Gemini (protocol)A protocol for creating decentralized applications and smart contracts on the Ethereum blockchain.
Generalized Multi-Protocol Label SwitchingA protocol for efficient packet forwarding and traffic engineering in MPLS networks.
GPRS Tunnelling ProtocolA protocol for tunneling general packet radio service (GPRS) traffic over IP networks.
GPSoverIPA protocol for transmitting GPS data over IP networks.
Handshake (computing)A protocol for establishing a connection and negotiating parameters between two devices.
Heartbeat (computing)A signal or message sent to indicate the continued presence and proper functioning of a device or system.
Heartbeat messageA specific type of message used in heartbeat protocols to indicate the health status of a device.
Highway Addressable Remote Transducer ProtocolA protocol for communication between devices in building automation and control systems.
Hop-by-hop transportA transport protocol used in delay-tolerant networks to ensure reliable delivery between network nodes.
HTTPThe Hypertext Transfer Protocol used for communication between web browsers and web servers.
HTTP Live StreamingA protocol for streaming live and on-demand multimedia content over HTTP.
HTTP Speed+MobilityA protocol extension for optimizing web browsing performance on mobile networks.
HTTP tunnelA protocol for encapsulating non-HTTP traffic within HTTP packets for traversal across firewalls and proxies.
Hybrid Wireless Mesh ProtocolA protocol for establishing and maintaining wireless mesh networks that combine different wireless technologies.
HyperSCSIA protocol for transmitting SCSI commands and data over IP networks.
IBM Advanced Peer-to-Peer NetworkingA protocol for peer-to-peer communication in distributed computing environments.
IBM Advanced Program-to-Program CommunicationA protocol for inter-process communication and data exchange between IBM mainframe systems.
IBM LU6.2A protocol for synchronous communication between IBM mainframe systems.
IBM Network Control ProgramA protocol for managing IBM mainframe networks and controlling network resources.
Systems Network ArchitectureA suite of network protocols used by IBM mainframe systems for communication between computers.
Identity Registration ProtocolA protocol for identity registration and verification in distributed systems.
IEC 60870-5A protocol suite for communication in electrical substations and power systems.
IEC/IEEE 61850-9-3A protocol for communication and interoperability in intelligent electronic devices for power systems.
IF-MAPA protocol for exchanging metadata and attribute information in network security and management systems.
IL (network protocol)A protocol for communication between integrated circuits in electronic devices.
Inter-serverA protocol for communication and data exchange between servers in a distributed system.
Interface Message ProcessorA protocol used by the early ARPANET to interface host computers with the network.
International Networking Working GroupA group that developed and standardized protocols for networking in the early ARPANET.
Internet Fibre Channel ProtocolA protocol for transporting Fibre Channel frames over IP networks.
Internet Gateway Device ProtocolA protocol for managing Internet gateway devices, such as routers and residential gateways.
Internet Listing DisplayA protocol for advertising and discovering services and devices on local networks.
Internet Protocol Device ControlA protocol for controlling and managing networked devices using IP-based communication.
Internet Protocol OptionsA set of optional fields in the IPv4 and IPv6 headers for extending and enhancing IP functionality.
Internet Storage Name ServiceA protocol for naming and locating storage devices and resources on IP networks.
InterPlaNetA protocol suite designed for interplanetary communication and networking.
InterPlanetary File SystemA protocol and file system for decentralized and peer-to-peer file storage and sharing.
IP-HTTPSA protocol for encapsulating IPv6 traffic within HTTPS for secure communication over IPv4 networks.
ISO 11783A protocol suite for communication in agricultural machinery and control systems.
ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 25A committee that develops and maintains international standards for telecommunications and information exchange.
JXTAA protocol suite and platform for creating peer-to-peer networks and applications.
Kinetics Internet ProtocolA protocol for transmitting data over power lines using frequency-shift keying modulation.
Label Distribution ProtocolAprotocol used in MPLS networks to distribute labels and establish label-switched paths for forwarding packets.
LANtasticA protocol for creating local area networks and sharing resources among connected computers.
LEDBATA congestion control algorithm and protocol for minimizing the impact of bulk data transfer on other traffic.
Lightweight protocolA protocol designed to have minimal overhead and resource requirements, suitable for constrained environments.
Link Layer Topology DiscoveryA protocol for discovering and mapping the network topology at the link layer.
Link-Local Multicast Name ResolutionA protocol for resolving hostnames to IP addresses in small local networks without a DNS server.
Link-ZAA protocol used in South Africa for communication and data exchange between banking systems.
List of network protocol stacksA list of protocol stacks that define the layers and protocols used in network communication.
List of P2P protocolsA list of protocols used in peer-to-peer networks for decentralized communication and data sharing.
List of products that support SMBA list of products that implement the Server Message Block protocol for file and printer sharing.
Live distributed objectA protocol for distributed computing and communication between objects in a live system.
Local Area TransportA protocol for communication between devices in a local area network, typically used in industrial automation.
Local Peer DiscoveryA protocol for discovering and connecting to peers in peer-to-peer networks on a local network.
LocalTalkA protocol used by Apple computers for networking and communication between devices.
LocalTalk-to-Ethernet bridgeA protocol that enables communication between LocalTalk and Ethernet networks.
Lockstep protocolA protocol for synchronizing the execution of processes or systems by ensuring consistent state transitions.
LonTalkA protocol used in building automation and control systems for communication between devices.
Master/slave (technology)A protocol and communication model in which one device (master) controls and directs the actions of other devices.
Media Redundancy ProtocolA protocol for providing media redundancy and fault tolerance in industrial Ethernet networks.
Medium-dependent interfaceA physical interface and signaling standard for connecting networking devices to the transmission medium.
Messaging patternA protocol design pattern that defines how messages are exchanged and processed between system components.
Microcom Networking ProtocolA protocol for communication between microcomputers and modems in early computer networks.
Microsoft Host Integration ServerA protocol and integration platform for connecting Microsoft Windows systems with legacy mainframe applications.
Microsoft RPCA protocol for inter-process communication in Microsoft Windows environments.
MiredoA protocol and software implementation for tunneling IPv6 traffic over IPv4 networks.
ModbusA protocol for communication between electronic devices in industrial automation and control systems.
Morse MicroA protocol for low-power, wide-area networks (LPWANs) for Internet of Things (IoT) applications.
MPLS-TPA protocol for transport networks that combines the label-switching capabilities of MPLS with transport features.
MQTTA lightweight messaging protocol for machine-to-machine communication and IoT applications.
Multi-Drop Bus / Internal Communication ProtocolA protocol for communication between devices connected in a multi-drop bus topology.
Multiple Spanning Tree ProtocolA protocol for creating loop-free redundant network topologies by supporting multiple spanning trees.
Multiwavelength optical networkingA protocolfor transmitting data over optical networks using multiple wavelengths of light to increase capacity and efficiency.
MyriaNedA protocol for communication in wireless sensor networks based on the MyriaNed architecture.
NAT Port Mapping ProtocolA protocol for managing network address translation (NAT) mappings in routers and gateways.
NAT traversalA technique and set of protocols for establishing network connections across devices performing NAT.
NDMPA protocol for backup and data management between network-attached storage devices and backup servers.
NetatalkA protocol suite for file sharing and printer sharing between Apple devices over IP networks.
NetBIOSA protocol for communication between computers in a local area network, typically used in Windows environments.
NetBIOS FramesA protocol for framing NetBIOS messages for transmission over a network.
NetBIOS over TCP/IPA protocol for running NetBIOS over TCP/IP networks, enabling Windows networking capabilities.
NetWare Core ProtocolA protocol suite for communication in Novell NetWare networks.
NetWare Link Services ProtocolA protocol used in Novell NetWare networks for establishing and maintaining network connections.
Network Control Protocol (ARPANET)A protocol used in the early ARPANET for establishing and managing network connections.
Network Device Control ProtocolA protocol for controlling and managing network devices, such as routers and switches.
Network Direct Attached StorageA protocol for accessing and sharing storage devices directly connected to a network.
Next Steps in SignalingA protocol for signaling and control in telecommunications networks, particularly in IP multimedia subsystems.
Next-generation networkA term referring to the future generation of telecommunications networks and protocols.
NISO Circulation Interchange ProtocolA protocol for sharing circulation and patron information between library management systems.
NMEA 0183A protocol for communication between marine electronic devices and navigation systems.
Non-access stratumThe layer in a mobile communication protocol stack that handles non-radio-related functions.
Non-broadcast multiple-access networkA protocol for communication in wireless networks where multiple devices can transmit simultaneously.
NWLinkA protocol suite used in Novell NetWare networks for communication between computers.
OFTPA protocol for secure and reliable file transfer between businesses over IP networks.
ONVIFA protocol for the interoperability of IP-based security products, such as surveillance cameras and recorders.
Open Control ArchitectureA protocol suite and framework for interoperability and control of building automation systems.
OpenFlowA protocol that enables the centralized control and management of network switches and routers.
OpenWire (binary protocol)A lightweight binary protocol for communication between applications in the Apache ActiveMQ messaging system.
Optical burst switchingA protocol for transmitting data in optical networks by aggregating bursty traffic into optical bursts.
Optical mesh networkA network architecture that uses optical fibers and switches to create flexible and scalable network connections.
Overlay transport virtualizationA protocol that enables the creation of virtual network overlays on top of existing physical networks.
P-cycle protectionA protocol for protecting against link and node failures in optical networks using pre-planned backup paths.
PFCPA protocol for controlling and managing the user plane and control plane of the packet core network in 5G systems.
Packet over SONET/SDHA protocol for encapsulating packets from other network protocols for transmission over SONET/SDH networks.
Packet switchingA method of network communication where data is divided into packets for transmission and reassembled at the receiver.
Parallel Redundancy ProtocolA protocol for providing redundancy and fault tolerance in parallel computer systems and networks.
PAROLIA protocol for transmitting speech and audio data over IP networks.
Path protectionA protocol for protecting network paths against failures by establishing alternative backup paths.
Peer Distributed Transfer ProtocolA protocol for distributed file transfer among peers in peer-to-peer networks.
Peer Name Resolution ProtocolA protocol for resolving hostnames to IP addresses in decentralized peer-to-peer networks.
Photuris (protocol)A protocol for establishing and managing security associations in IP networks.
Picture Transfer ProtocolA protocol for transferring digital images between devices, typically used in digital cameras.
PL-3A protocol layer in the X.25 protocol stack responsible for packet-level error checking.
PL-4A protocol layer in the X.25 protocol stack responsible for link-level error checking and retransmissions.
PME Aggregation FunctionA protocol for aggregating and summarizing performance monitoring data in communication networks.
Port Control ProtocolA protocol for controlling and managing network ports and port forwarding in routers and gateways.
Preboot Execution EnvironmentA protocol and set of standards for network booting and system provisioning in computer systems.
Precision Time ProtocolA protocol for synchronizing clocks in distributed systems with high precision.
Precision Time Protocol Industry ProfileA profile that defines the application of Precision Time Protocol in specific industries, such as power systems.
Private IPA protocol for using private IP addresses within private networks, isolated from the public internet.
Proprietary protocolA protocol that is privately owned or controlled by a specific organization or vendor.
Protected StreamingA protocol for streaming digital media content with content protection and encryption.
Protocol for Web Description ResourcesA protocol for describing and discovering web services and their capabilities.
Protocol implementation conformance statementA document that specifies the conformance of an implementation to a particular protocol specification.
Protocol pipeliningA technique that allows multiple requests to be sent without waiting for the responses, improving efficiency.
Protocol stackA collection of protocols organized in a hierarchical structure to enable network communication.
Protocol WarsA term referring to competition and conflicts between different network protocols or standards.
Provider Backbone Bridge Traffic EngineeringA protocol for optimizing traffic engineering and load balancing in provider backbone bridge networks.
Proximity-1 Space Link ProtocolA protocol for communication between space-based and ground-based systems in satellite networks.
Proxy Mobile IPv6A protocol for enabling seamless handover of mobile devices between different IP networks.
QuickFIXA protocol for financial message exchange between financial institutions using the FIX protocol.
RADIUSA protocol for centralized authentication, authorization, and accounting in computer networks.
RANAPA protocol for signaling and control in mobile communication networks, particularly in UMTS networks.
RDM (lighting)A protocol for controlling lighting fixtures in the entertainment and architectural lighting industry.
Real-Time Messaging ProtocolA protocol for real-time communication and data exchange between servers and clients.
RelayNetA protocol for relaying messages across different messaging networks and protocols.
Reliability (computer networking)The ability of a network protocol to deliver data reliably and ensure the integrity of data transmission.
Reliable Internet Stream TransportA protocol for reliable and ordered delivery of data streams over IP networks.
Remote Audio Output ProtocolA protocol for streaming audio from a remote device to a client device over a network.
Request–responseA communication pattern where a client sends a request to a server and expects a response.
Retransmission (data networks)The process of retransmitting lost or corrupted packets in a network communication protocol.
Ring latencyThe time delay experienced by data packets traveling through a ring-based network topology.
RNSAPA protocol used in UMTS networks for signaling between radio network controllers and base stations.
Route reestablishment notificationA protocol for notifying network nodes about changes in routing information and reestablishing routes.
Router alert labelA field in the IP header that indicates special handling requirements for IP packets at intermediate routers.
Routing in delay-tolerant networkingA set of protocols and algorithms for routing data in networks with intermittent connectivity and delays.
RP-570A protocol for controlling lighting fixtures in the entertainment industry using DMX512.
Secure Socket Tunneling ProtocolA protocol for creating secure, encrypted tunnels for transmitting network traffic over public networks.
Security service (telecommunication)A protocol or set of protocols that provide security features, such as encryption and authentication, in networks.
Segmentation and reassemblyA protocol mechanism for breaking large data packets into smaller segments and reassembling them at the receiver.
Sensor Media Access ControlA protocol for accessing and controlling sensor devices in IoT and smart systems.
Server Message BlockA protocol for file sharing, printing, and inter-process communication in Windows and other networks.
Service Advertising ProtocolA protocol for advertising and discovering network services in local and wide area networks.
Session IDA unique identifier assigned to a user session for tracking and managing session-related information.
Short Message Peer-to-PeerA protocol for peer-to-peer messaging and communication between mobile devices using SMS.
Signaling protocolA protocol for exchanging control and signaling messages between network elements for call setup and management.
Signalling System No. 7A protocol suite for telephony signaling and control in public switched telephone networks.
Simple Common Gateway InterfaceA protocol for communication between web servers and CGI scripts.
Simple Gateway Monitoring ProtocolA protocol for monitoring and managing network gateways and routers.
Simple Network Paging ProtocolA protocol for sending alphanumeric messages to pagers and paging systems.
Simple Sensor Interface protocolA protocol for interfacing and exchanging data with sensor devices in IoT systems.
Simple Update ProtocolA protocol for delivering software updates and patches to networked devices.
SingulationA protocol for identifying and addressing individual RFID tags in RFID systems.
SkypixA protocol for transmitting data over wireless networks using barcode technology.
SNDCPA protocol for compressing and decompressing data packets in wireless communication systems.
Sockets Direct ProtocolA protocol that provides low-latency, high-bandwidth communication between applications and network adapters.
Software Upgrade ProtocolA protocol for remotely upgrading software on networked devices.
Sorcerer’s Apprentice SyndromeA term referring to a situation where network protocols continue to propagate and cause unintended consequences.
Source-specific multicastA protocol for delivering multicast traffic to specific source and group combinations in IP networks.
Spanning Tree ProtocolA protocol for creating loop-free network topologies and preventing broadcast storms in Ethernet networks.
SPI-3A protocol for interfacing storage devices, such as hard drives, to computer systems using the SCSI interface.
SPI-4.2A protocol for high-speed data transfer between integrated circuits using the SPI (Serial Peripheral Interface).
Protocol spoofingA technique used to deceive or manipulate network protocols by forging or altering protocol headers.
Standard Interchange ProtocolA protocol for secure and reliable exchange of business documents in electronic data interchange (EDI) systems.
Stateless protocolA protocol that does not maintain state information about previous interactions and treats each request independently.
Stimulus protocolA protocol for generating and transmitting test signals or stimuli to devices or systems for testing and evaluation.
Store and forwardA protocol or mechanism that receives data packets and forwards them only after the complete packet is received.
Structured Stream TransportA protocol for transmitting structured data streams between applications over IP networks.
StunnelA protocol for providing secure encrypted connections between clients and servers over untrusted networks.
Switch56A protocol for transmitting data at 56 Kbps over a switched telephone network.
Synchronous EthernetA protocol for synchronizing the timing of Ethernet networks with an external clock reference.
Synchronous optical networkingA protocol for high-speed transmission of data over optical fibers using synchronous time-division multiplexing.
System Packet InterfaceA protocol for interconnecting components in packet-switched systems, such as routers and switches.
T-MPLSA protocol for transport networks that combines the traffic engineering capabilities of MPLS with TDM technologies.
TDMoIPA protocol for transporting TDM (Time-Division Multiplexing) traffic over IP networks.
Techniques for Verification of Broadcast Information in Vehicular Ad hoc NetworksA protocol for verifying the authenticity and integrity of broadcast information in vehicular ad hoc networks.
Telecommunications Management NetworkA protocol suite and framework for managing and monitoring telecommunications networks and services.
TelehashA protocol and decentralized network architecture for secure and private communication.
Telocator Alphanumeric ProtocolA protocol for sending alphanumeric messages to pagers and paging systems.
Terminal Identifier – Address Resolution ProtocolA protocol for resolving terminal identifiers to physical addresses in communication networks.
Third Party Control ProtocolA protocol for controlling and managing third-party devices or systems in a network.
Time-Sensitive NetworkingA set of protocols and standards for deterministic real-time communication and time synchronization in networks.
TransferJetA short-range wireless communication protocol for high-speed data transfer between devices.
Transparent Network SubstrateA protocol for creating transparent virtual networks that span multiple physical networks.
Transport Driver InterfaceA protocol and interface for communication between device drivers and the operating system in computer systems.
Traversal Using Relays around NATA protocol for establishing peer-to-peer communication between devices located behind NAT (NetworkAddress Translation) devices.
Triangular routingA routing protocol that uses triangular paths to transmit data packets between network nodes.
Trillium Digital SystemsA protocol suite for digital communication and networking in telecommunications and networking equipment.
Trivial File Transfer ProtocolA simple protocol for transferring files between computers on a network.
Tunnel Setup ProtocolA protocol for establishing and managing tunnels for encapsulating and transmitting network traffic.
Tunneling protocolA protocol that encapsulates packets of one protocol within the packets of another protocol for transmission.
TV Network ProtocolA protocol for transmitting television signals and related data over networks.
TZSPA protocol for transmitting wireless LAN traffic to monitoring and analysis tools.
UniProA protocol for interconnecting components within mobile devices using a unified interface.
UniPro protocol stackA stack of protocols that enable communication between components in mobile devices using the UniPro interface.
Universal Communication FormatA protocol for describing and exchanging data structures and messages in distributed systems.
User Location ServiceA protocol for determining the geographic location of a user or device in a network.
UUCPA protocol and suite of utilities for transferring files and executing commands between UNIX-based systems.
Variant objectA protocol for representing and exchanging variant data structures and objects in distributed systems.
Verse protocolA protocol for real-time collaboration and communication in virtual environments.
Virtual circuitA logical communication path established between network nodes for transmitting data in a connection-oriented manner.
Virtual Interface AdapterA protocol and interface for connecting virtual machines to physical networks in virtualized environments.
Virtual leased lineA protocol for emulating dedicated point-to-point connections over a shared network infrastructure.
Virtual Link Aggregation Control ProtocolA protocol for aggregating multiple network links into a single logical link for increased bandwidth and redundancy.
Virtual Link TrunkingA protocol for load balancing and link aggregation in Ethernet networks by combining multiple physical links.
Virtual Private LAN ServiceA protocol for creating virtual private networks (VPNs) over a shared IP network infrastructure.
VLANA protocol and technique for creating virtual LANs and segregating network traffic based on logical grouping.
VoFRA protocol for transmitting voice signals over Frame Relay networks.
VT1.5A protocol for transmitting DS1 signals (1.544 Mbps) over T1 carrier systems.
Waffle (BBS software)A protocol used in Bulletin Board System (BBS) software for online messaging and file sharing.
WAN optimizationA set of protocols and techniques for optimizing the performance and efficiency of wide area networks.
Web Application Messaging ProtocolA protocol for real-time communication and data exchange between web browsers and servers.
WebTorrentA protocol for peer-to-peer file sharing and content distribution over the web using BitTorrent technology.
Windows RallyA protocol suite and technology for simplifying the discovery and configuration of networked devices.
Worldwide Industrial Telemetry StandardsA set of standards and protocols for telemetry and remote monitoring in industrial automation systems.
X.PCA protocol for interconnecting IBM mainframe systems and peripheral devices.
XcastA protocol for efficient multicast data delivery in IP networks.
Xerox Network SystemsA protocol suite developed by Xerox Corporation for local area networks, including Ethernet and XNSprotocols.
XOTA protocol for encapsulating X.25 packets within TCP/IP packets for transmission over IP networks.
Z-WaveA wireless communication protocol for home automation and control systems.
Zebra Media Access ControlA protocol for media access control in wireless networking systems.
ZeroNetA protocol and decentralized network for hosting websites and content on a peer-to-peer network.
Zeta Instrument Processor InterfaceA protocol for communication between musical instruments and digital audio workstations.
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