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TCP/IP: Douglas Comer

Mirjam Kühne — 06 Dec 2019
The Transmission Control Protocol, or TCP, is one of the foundational technologies of packet switched networks. TCP not only provides windowed flow control, it also manages the retransmission of data when errors are detected, and sockets for addressing individual applications on a host. Douglas Comer was involved in the early development of TCP/IP.

Listen to this interview with Douglas Comer:

 

Picture Credit: Purdue University

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