the Unit of transfer at the lowest level of the Internet.
The smallest independent data unit within the IP layer of the TCP/IP protocol stack.
a block of data that has an IP header on it that can be transmitted by a TCP/IP network
a unit of data, which is what the protocols deal with
A basic unit of data used with TCP/IP.
In TCP/IP, the basic unit of information passed across the internet environment. An IP datagram consists of an IP header, followed by the Transport layer data.