Network Protocols Description List

TCP
Transmission Control Protocol is a method (protocol) used along with the Internet Protocol (IP) to send data in the form of message units, called packets, between computers over the Internet.
FTP
File Transfer Protocol is a protocol used to exchange files between computers on the Internet.
HTTP
Hypertext Transfer Protocol is the protocol used for exchanging text, graphic images, sound, video, and other multimedia files on the Web.
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