Internet and WebTechnology Page No:3/206
Compiled by: Mr. D. P. Mishra Lecturer Comp. Sci. & Engg. BIT, DurgCell: 9229594625, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.orgInternet browsers and Internet servers use TCP/IP to connect to the Internet. Your browser usesTCP/IP to access Internet servers, and servers use TCP/IP to send HTML back to your browser.
Your E-Mail Uses TCP/IP
Your e-mail program uses TCP/IP to connect to the Internet for sending and receiving e-mails.
Your Internet Address is TCP/IP
Your Internet address "126.96.36.199" is a part of the standard TCP/IP protocol. (And so is yourdomain name "www.someonesplace.com")
TCP/IP is the communication protocol for the Internet.Computer Communication Protocol
A computer communication protocol is a description of the rules computers must follow tocommunicate with each other.
What is TCP/IP?
TCP/IP is the communication protocol for communication between computers connected to theInternet.TCP/IP stands for
rotocol.The standard defines how electronic devices (like computers) should be connected to theInternet, and how data should be transmitted between them.
Hiding inside the TCP/IP standard there are a number of protocols for handling datacommunication:
TCP (Transmission Control Protocol) communication between applications
UDP (User Datagram Protocol) simple communication between applications
IP (Internet Protocol) communication between computers
ICMP (Internet Control Message Protocol) for errors and statistics
DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol) for dynamic addressing