Telnet Gateway Solutions is an Ethernet protocol to provide a bidirectional interactive text-oriented communication over Internet or Local Area Network. It communicates using a virtual terminal connection.
It is a client-server protocol, based on a reliable connection-oriented transport and generally used to establish a connection to Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) port number 23, where a Telnet server application is listening.
Advantages of Telnet Gateway Solutions
Telnet Client is Versatile.
It provides unlimited access to target resources.
It is used for both, to send and receive information.
A Network Virtual Terminal (NVT) is implemented by all the Telnet Clients and Servers.
Telnet is used for administration of the network elements.
Usage of Telnet saves the cost by limiting costly test equipment at selected locations for the users across the globe.