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peer-to-peer

The kind of communication found in a system using layered protocols. Each software or hardware component can be considered to communicate only with its peer in the same layer via the connection provided by the lower layers.

(1994-12-14)

 


Nearby terms: PEEL peephole optimisation peer peer-to-peer Pegasus PEIPA PEM
 

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