2. Exploring Net : Ingres Net : General Communication Facility : Communications Server
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Communications Server
As the main server process of Ingres Net, the Communications Server (iigcc), also referred to as the Net Server, provides access to standard network protocols. It is modeled on the top four layers of the seven-layer Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) model, specified by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). These network layers are shown here: