Host-to-Host layer of TCP / IP stack equivalent to transport layer of OSI model - Networking

Q.  Which layer of TCP / IP stack is equivalent to the transport layer of the OSI model?
- Published on 27 Aug 15

a. Network Access
b. Internet
c. Host - to - Host
d. Application

ANSWER: Host - to - Host


  • Prajakta Pandit   -Posted on 20 Oct 15

    - The four layers of the TCP/IP stack (also called the DoD model) are Application/Process, Host-to-Host, Internet, and Network Access.

    - The Host-to-Host layer is equivalent to the Transport layer of the OSI model.

    - Host-to-Host layer specifying protocols for setting up the level of transmission service for applications.

    - It creates the end-to-end reliable communication and handles the whole process.

    - It also tackles packet sequencing and preserves data reliability.

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