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- (computing, networking) Being the transmission of messages to a single destination host on a packet switching network.
- 1985 December 1, S. E. Deering and D. R. Cheriton, “Host Groups: A Multicast Extension to the Internet Protocol”, in Internet Engineering Task Force Request for Comments number 966, archived from the original on 25 December 2001:
- In this paper, we describe a model of multicast service we call host groups and propose this model as a way to support multicast in the DARPA Internet environment . We argue that it is feasible to implement this facility as an extension of the existing "unicast" IP datagram model and mechanism.
- (programming) Synonym of