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What does TCP stand for?

TCP stands for Transmission Control Protocol (with Internet Protocol [IP], the main protocol of the Internet)

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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Previously, while financial institutions use transmission control protocol (TCP) to guarantee secure delivery of data in Web banking, Internet communications providers were using User Datagram Protocol (UDP) or using a peer-to-peer program, allowing others to access bandwidth and using insecure transmissions.
Venturi's Adaptive Airlink Optimization Venturi's Adaptive Airlink Optimization(TM) is a cross-layer solution that improves the performance of multimedia applications over the wireless link, transparently replacing Transmission Control Protocol (TCP), including the User Datagram Protocol (UDP) for video, with the patented Venturi Transport Protocol (VTP).
0 for Symbian and Windows Mobile offers a rich set of functionality, including: --Inviting, graphical, tab-based interface --Direct Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) sockets and native push for better connectivity and functionality --Connection type presence indicators (i.