TELNET is an abbreviation for
work. It is standard
protocol for virtual terminal serviceas proposed by
. TELNET enables the establishment of connection to aremote system in such a way that, the local terminalappears to be a terminal at the remote system. TELNET is a general purpose
It was designed at a timewhen most of the OSs, such as
, were operating intimesharing environment. The interaction between theuser and the computer occurs through a terminal, whichis usually a combination of keyboard, monitor andmouse.