Mobile IP



  • Abbreviation of mobile Internet Protocol. A system which enables users to stay connected while moving through networks which use IP addresses different from their home network. Each mobile node is identified by its home IP address, and when in a different network's area, all data is forwarded to the user, care of the remote network. To be able to use this service users need to register with the foreign network, which also must support the same Mobile IP protocol. Also called Mobile IP Protocol.
  • synonymMobile Internet Protocol