Data Link Connection Identifier

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Data Link Connection Identifier definition

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(DLCI) A channel number which is attached to data frames to tell a Frame Relay network how to route the data. In Frame Relay, multiple logical channels are multiplexed over a single physical channel. The DLCI says which of these logical channels a particular data frame belongs to.
(http://etinc.com/frmain.htm#whatsadlci).
(2000-02-13)
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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