Network Control Program, the
software running in the [[ IMP]] |+|
Network Control Program, the the [] to the TCP/IP]].
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Revision as of 20:26, 15 March 2018
The Network Control Program, canonically abbreviated to NCP (which people often, but incorectly think, stands for 'Network Control Protocol'), is the protocol run between hosts connected to the ARPANET prior to the introduction of TCP/IP.