Definitions for "Presentation layer"
Keywords:  osi, sixth, ttc, layer, model
The OSI processing layer that provides services to the application layer, allowing it to interpret the data exchanged as well as structure data messages to be transmitted in a specific display and control format.
The sixth layer of the OSI Reference Model. The OSI model has been designated by ITU and ISO to enable data communication between different computers, and it standardizes both the overall network structure as well as protocols used therein. Presentation Layer is responsible for managing data formats. see OSI Reference Model
The OSI layer that determines how Application information is represented (i.e., encoded) while in transit between two end systems. [Source: RFC1208
The set of classes (servlets) and related files that controls the interface an application presents to its users.
Keywords:  guide, net, administrator, book, search
(Net8 Administrator's Guide; search in this book)