Open Data-Link Interface


Open Data-Link Interface
software interface that enables many Data-Link Layer protocols to share one network card (Internet) , ODI

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Open Data Link Interface —   [Abk. ODI, dt. »offene Schnittstelle für die Datenverbindung«], ein von der Firma Novell vorgelegter Standard, in dem die Einbindung von Netzwerkkarten in ein Novell Netz festgelegt wird. Mit ODI können die Karten mehrere Protokolle wie TCP/IP… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Open Data-link Interface —    Abbreviated ODI. A Novell specification, released in 1989, that allows multiple network interface card device drivers and protocols to share a single network interface card without conflict.    ODI defines an interface that separates device… …   Dictionary of networking

  • Open Data-Link Interface — The Open Data Link Interface (ODI), developed by Apple and Novell, serves the same function as Microsoft and 3COM s Network Driver Interface Specification (NDIS). Originally, ODI was written for NetWare and Macintosh environments. Like NDIS, ODI… …   Wikipedia

  • Open Data-link Interface/Network Driver Interface Specification Support —    Abbreviated ODINSUP; also written as ODI/NDIS Support. A Novell interface that allows the coexistence of two network driver interfaces:    • Microsoft s NDIS (Network Driver Interface Specification)    • Novell s ODI (Open Data link Interface) …   Dictionary of networking

  • Internetwork Packet Exchange Open Data-Link Interface —    Abbreviated IPXODI. In Novell NetWare, the client software that accepts data from the DOS Requester, adds header and address information to each data packet, and transmits the data packet as a datagram …   Dictionary of networking

  • Open Cloud Computing Interface — Current Status Published Year Started 2010 Last Version 1.1 …   Wikipedia

  • multiple-link interface driver —    Abbreviated MLID. A Novell Open Datalink Interface (ODI) device driver that manages the sending and receiving of packets to and from the physical network medium.    See also link support layer; Open Data link Interface/Network Driver Interface …   Dictionary of networking

  • link-support layer —    Abbreviated LSL. An implementation of the Open Datalink Interface (ODI) that works between the NetWare server s LAN drivers and communications protocols, such as IPX (Internet Packet eXchange) or TCP/IP, allowing network interface cards to… …   Dictionary of networking

  • Link aggregation — between a switch and a server Link aggregation or trunking or link bundling or Ethernet/network/NIC bonding[1] or NIC teaming are computer networking umbrella terms to describe various methods of combining (aggregating) multiple network… …   Wikipedia

  • Open Cobalt — Developer(s) Community source and Duke University Initial release 2009 Development …   Wikipedia


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