|What is the
The Internet is a network of
networks. It connects thousands of networks to
allow users to share information and computer
resources. With the Internet, users can share
anything that can be stored in a file.
communication is possible between networks on
different platforms and in different
environments. This dynamic exchange of data is in
part due to the development of communication
protocols, which are standards that have been
agreed upon for exchanging data. Protocols enable
users to communicate between different networks.