Term:Internet Protocol

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CNSSI 4009

Internet Protocol (IP) - Standard protocol for transmission of data from source to destinations in packet-switched communications networks and interconnected systems of such networks.

GAO-09-232G

Internet Protocol - Standard protocol for transmission of data from source to destinations in packet-switched communications networks and interconnected systems of such networks.

NIST SP 800-44

Internet Protocol (IP) - address of the target node it wishes to communicate with, and the node with that address responds by sending back its physical address so that packets can be transmitted.