Identify the Characteristics of: internet protocol (IP), transmission control protocol (TCP), file transfer protocol (FTP)

Internet Protocol (IP)
  • routing function
  • delivers packets through using IP Address contained in packet header
  • defines how packets made and addresses

Transmission Control Protocol (TCP)
  • sends packages -- makes sure packages are received
  • reliable way for transmitting packages, as self-healing
  • adds header in front of package contains management details

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)

Created By: Lucie Magister
Last update: 25/02/2015