NetBIOS Extended User Interface. The network transport protocol used by all of Microsoft’s network systems and IBM’s LAN Server based systems.
NetBEUI is often confused with NetBIOS. NetBIOS is the applications programming interface and NetBEUI is the transport protocol.
An applications programming interface (API) which activates network operations on IBM PC compatibles running under Microsoft’s DOS. It is a set of network commands that the application program issues in order to transmit and receive data to another host on the network. The commands are interpreted by a network control program or network operating system […]
- Netbios frames control protocol
protocol (NBFCP, NBF protocol, originally “NetBEUI protocol”) [RFC 2097] [What is it?] (1997-05-10)
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[“bollix”: to bungle] IBM’s NetBIOS, an extremely brain-damaged network protocol that, like Blue Glue, is used at commercial shops that don’t know any better. [Jargon File]