Domain Names in Application-Layer Protocols

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Application-layer protocols generally use global addresses. The global address is based on the Domain Name System (DNS) as it provides a namespace structure which can used to generate a global address. This document discusses about domain names in applications and the history of domain names in application-layer protocols.


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