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TCP/IP

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol Informatics The suite of computer protocols and rules for exchanging packets of information over networks, including the Internet. See IP Number, Internet, UNIX.
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TCP/IP

The standard communication algorithm that governs and facilitates data transmission on the Internet and on many private computing networks.
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Airline is another major sector, where we have hundreds of customers.<p>With traditional network vendors - Cisco and Juniper - getting more serious about application acceleration, are you worried that acceleration features - Layer 4-7, as well as compression and offload - will just become functions of routers and switches?
The all-in-one Array 1000 product combines accelerated Layer 4-7 server load balancing with high-performance caching, built-in SSL acceleration, content rewrite for transparent interaction with content delivery networks, Web security, global server load balancing and seamless clustering.
The Nexsi 8000 is a multi-gigabit CSS that aggregates and delivers a comprehensive suite of secure Layer 4-7 networking services, including 8-Gigabit per second IPSec VPN throughput and support for up to 300,000 concurrent VPN tunnels.
Under the agreement Foundry has supplied its BigIron 8000 Layer 3 switches and ServerIron XL Layer 4-7 Internet traffic and content management switches to GTS, which has deployed the systems in its web hosting centres in London, Paris, Frankfurt and Amsterdam.
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<p>Radware wants to buy Nortel's Layer 4-7 application delivery products, intellectual property, and some inventory and service contracts.