ALERT

[FREE DEMO] Deploy Your Enterprise Cloud in Minutes

Chatty Protocol

Definition - What does Chatty Protocol mean?

A chatty protocol involves a protocol where the data on a network has to be accompanied by a lot of back-and-forth between the client and the server. Touch points of communication showing the availability of a server or network component is considered part of a chatty protocol. It is considered “chatty” because the multiple parties in the system have to talk to each other, back and forth, in order to accommodate data transfer.

Techopedia explains Chatty Protocol

Network engineers can avoid chatty protocols by decreasing the number of times that an individual message requires back-and-forth communication. For example, in SNMP or Simple Network Management Protocol, engineers can look at an example where there are multiple communication points where a message has to wait for news of network availability. One common technique involves creating a standard process for multiple transmissions that use the same kinds of queries. By decreasing the instances of wait time, the engineers make the protocol instance less chatty.

Techopedia Deals

Connect with us

Techopedia on Linkedin
Techopedia on Linkedin
Tweat cdn.techopedia.com
"Techopedia" on Twitter


'@Techopedia'
Sign up for Techopedia's Free Newsletter!

Email Newsletter

Join thousands of others with our weekly newsletter

Resources
The 4th Era of IT Infrastructure: Superconverged Systems
The 4th Era of IT Infrastructure: Superconverged Systems:
Learn the benefits and limitations of the 3 generations of IT infrastructure – siloed, converged and hyperconverged – and discover how the 4th...
Approaches and Benefits of Network Virtualization
Approaches and Benefits of Network Virtualization:
Businesses today aspire to achieve a software-defined datacenter (SDDC) to enhance business agility and reduce operational complexity. However, the...
Free E-Book: Public Cloud Guide
Free E-Book: Public Cloud Guide:
This white paper is for leaders of Operations, Engineering, or Infrastructure teams who are creating or executing an IT roadmap.
Free Tool: Virtual Health Monitor
Free Tool: Virtual Health Monitor:
Virtual Health Monitor is a free virtualization monitoring and reporting tool for VMware, Hyper-V, RHEV, and XenServer environments.
Free 30 Day Trial – Turbonomic
Free 30 Day Trial – Turbonomic:
Turbonomic delivers an autonomic platform where virtual and cloud environments self-manage in real-time to assure application performance.