Portion of the data unit in another protocol

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portion of the data unit in another protocol Decapsulation-the inverse of encapsulation, that extracts the payload of packets Multiplexing-the process of combining signals from multiple sources for transmission across a single data link Demultiplexing- process to get the original signal or data from a multiplexed signal or data ISO- (International Organization for Standardization) multinational body dedicated to worldwide agreement on international standards ARPANET- (Advanced Research Projects Agency Network) used for internetworking research MILNET-(military network) for military networks as well as other ARPANET users CSNET- (Computer Science network) sponsored by the National science foundation (NSF) conceived by universities that weren’t eligible for ARPANET due to it’s absence of ties to the Department of Defense
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CSIT 220 Study Guide Chapter 1 Fall 2011 Forouzan Text NSFNET- (National Science Foundation Network) backbone that connected five super computer centers located throughout the US Peer-to-Peer Applications- process on a sending and a receiving machine that communicates a given layer Internet Standard- thoroughly tested specification that is useful to and adhered to by those who work with the internet, formalized regulation that must be followed Internet Draft- a working document with no official status and a six-month lifetime ISOC- (Internet Society) this group provides services for the standard processes of the Internet, they also promote research and scholarly activities to the Internet. The ISOC is made up of the following administrative bodies IAB- (internet architecture board) technical advisor to the ISOC, purpose is to oversee the continuing development of TCP/IP Protocol Suite IETF- (Internet Engineering Task Force) The main task of IETF is to identify operational problems and to recommend solutions for the given problems IRTF- (Internet Research Task Force) IRFT keeps their focus on research related to applications, protocols, architecture and technology in a long-term perspective IANA- (Internet Assigned Numbers Authority) IANA, a government supported branch of ISOC, takes responsibility over the
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