Chunk is a control data (C/D) and packet set used in Stream Control Transmission Protocol (SCTP). SCTP packets are comprised of common headers and data chunks and vary by content. Data chunks are defined in RFC 4960, which updates RFC 2960 and RFC 3309.
Ever wondered how all those emails, pictures and tweets can travel over the Internet without clashing with each other? In this article we’ll take a high-level look at the technique that makes this possible.
Allen Hudspeth is a freelance writer and editor based in the Southeastern United States. He has also worked as a programmer/analyst, and likes to play around with Adobe Flex/ActionScript applications in his spare time. Full Bio
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