Short for Real Time Streaming Protocol, a standard for controlling streaming data over the World Wide Web.
Like H.323, RTSP uses RTP (Real-Time Transport Protocol) to format packets of multimedia content. But whereas H.323 is designed for videoconferencing of moderately-sized groups, RTSP is designed to efficiently broadcast audio-visual data to large groups.
RTSP grew out of work done by Columbia University, Netscape and RealNetworks.
(1) Short for real-time technology. RTT refers to technology that allows a user to receive data during the actual time that a physical process occurs, known as real time. Real time is measured in milliseconds or microseconds. While RTT is used for sophisticated entertainment purposes, such as streaming live video or audio and has applications […]
- Rational Unified Process (RUP)
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- Rapid Application Development
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Short for remote wake-up, a generic term for the action of turning on a computer over a network from a remote location. Often, IT personnel prefer to maintain client systems after employees have gone home. Even if these tasks are automated, client machines must be left on. In the past, if they weren’t left on, […]
- Rav Mon E virus
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