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IIOP (Internet Inter-ORB Protocol)

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IIOP is part of the CORBA (Common Object Request Broker Architecture). It provides a way to allow CORBA-based object interaction over TCP/IP protocol networks, including the Internet. IIOP basically works in conjunction with or replaces HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol), the primary protocol for Web browser/server interaction.

See "CORBA (Common Object Request Broker Architecture)" and "Distributed Object Computing."

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