Networking Terms

This page provides links to networking terms and their definitions.

APPCAppleTalkAPPN
ArchitectureARCNetARP
ATMAttenuationBackbone
BandwidthBasebandBGP
BNCBOOTPBridge
BroadcastBroadbandBrouter
BSCCCITTCDMA
CDPDCIDRCircuit Switching
ClientCoaxCRC
CSMA/CDCSUD-AMPS
DASDATDatagram
DBMSDDEDDP
DDSDECNetDefault Gateway
DHCPDNADNS
DNS Message FormatDNS QueryDUN
EGPEIGRPEthernet
FDDIFDMAFrame
Frame RelayFrequency HoppingFTP
GatewayGSMHost ID
HTTPHubIAB
IANAICMPIETF
IGMPIMAP4Infared
InternicIntranetIP
IP AddressIPIPIPSec
IPv4 AddressIPv6 AddressIPX
IRTFISDNISOC
ISPL2FL2TP
LANLCPLDA
LinkLLCLU
MACMail NotifierMAN
MAPIMAUMDA
MSAMTAMUA
NetBEUINetBIOSNetmask
NetworkNetwork IDNetwork Routing
NFSNWLinkOSI Network Model
OSPFPacketPacket Switching
PingPOP3Port
PPPRARPRemote Access
RIPRloginRoute Aggregation
RouterRoutingRPC
SLIPSMBSMTP
Source RoutingSubnet MaskSubnetting
SupernettingTCPTCP Connection Termination
TCP/IPTCP/IP ConnectionTCP Three Way Handshake
TelnetTFTPToken Ring
Twisted PairUDPWINS
Wireless