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Address

1. The physical place where a person or company resides or does business. Most places are on a road of some kind; each building on a road has an individual number so a person or company can receive mail at the address.

2. The place where a person or company receives mail. For example, one's mailing address may be a box at the post office. One can retrieve mail there.

3. A location in the World Wide Web where one can find a website. It is usually followed by a suffix such as .com, .org, or .net. For example, the address for TheFreeDictionary is www.TheFreeDictionary.com.
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Centera's implementation of content addressing protects the system from unauthorized access: The content address does not map to a data path, file name, or data type.
SPIDER isn't trying to dictate any specific type of interconnect business model but rather provide the minimum set of shared addressing tools necessary to facilitate multiple interconnect models.
In addition to the addressing function of EPRs, they can serve a role similar to that of a cookie for Web services interactions.
MetaInfo offers Secure Addressing Foundation Extensions for DHCP (SAFE DHCP) that adds new layers of prevention and protection against viruses, worms, and other network threats.
One reason for the success of QuickAddress, which counts 8,500 customers worldwide, is the magnitude of addressing error problems.
By addressing key issues in wireless data communications such as security, seamless roaming and network prioritization, Padcom can help agencies anticipate and meet tomorrow's needs.