1. A network protocol is a set of rules and data formats that enable communication between computers (or other devices) on the network.
2. End-node verification and dynamic routing are two features that contribute to TCP/IP’s decentralization.
3. DNS, the Domain Name System, is responsible for mapping domain names to IP addresses.
4. An RFC, Request for Comment, is a document that describes an Internet standard or a report from one of the working groups that help run the Internet.
5. A port is a logical channel used to route data to the proper networking application.
1. Visit www.rfc-editor.org and browse some of the RFCs.
2. Visit the IETF and explore the various ...