Introduction to Session Initiation Protocol | SIP Protocol Introduction

SIP Protocol :

SIP protocol is an application Layer protocol, used to Establish and modify and Terminate Multimedia sessions. These sessions may be audio sessions , Video sessions, e- learning sessions,.. etc. 

  • SIP is Text-based protocol similar to HTTP.
  • SIP was standardized by Internet Engineering Task Force(IETF).
  • SIP also documented as RFC 3261.

The main function of SIP is Establishing and maintaining and terminating calls(Multimedia sessions).


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