What does DHCP mean in Telecom?

This page is about the meanings of the acronym/abbreviation/shorthand DHCP in the Computing field in general and in the Telecom terminology in particular.

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol

DHCP: Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) is a client/server protocol that automatically provides an Internet Protocol (IP) host with its IP address and other related configuration information such as the sub-net mask and default gateway.

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