Service Advertising Protocol
/ ˈsɝːvəs ˈædvərˌtaɪzɪŋ ˈproʊtəkɒl /
Množina reči Service Advertising Protocol je Service Advertising Protocols.
service bureau · service firm
A method used by a service-providing node in a network (such as a file server or application server) to notify other nodes on the network that it is available for access. When a server boots, it uses the protocol to advertise its service; when the same server goes off line, it uses the protocol to announce that it is no longer available. Acronym: SAP. See also server (definition 1).