G.4.3 Network Interfaces

G.4.3.1 Physical Network Interface

The application is indifferent to the physical medium over which TCP/IP executes; which is dependent on the underlying operating system and hardware.

G.4.3.2 Additional Protocols

When host names rather than IP addresses are used in the configuration properties to specify presentation addresses for remote AE’s, the application is dependent on the name resolution mechanism of the underlying operating system.