Ip-Address and Mac-Address

Ip-Address

An Internet Protocol address (IP address) is a numerical label assigned to each device (e.g., computer, printer) participating in a computer network that uses the Internet Protocol for communication.

IP address {Internet address}

Mac-Address

A Media Access Control address (MAC address) is a unique identifier assigned to network interfaces for communications on the physical network segment.

MAC address The hardware address of a device connected to a shared {network} medium. See also {Media Access Control}.

Data Sources:

  • ip-address: The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (27 SEP 03)
  • mac-address: The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (27 SEP 03)

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