1.4 Relationship to Protocols and Other Structures

This format is part of the .NET Remoting protocols. The .NET Remoting Protocol (as specified in [MS-NRTP]) uses this format to encode message content before transmission, as specified in [MS-NRTP] section 3.

The serialized content is transmitted over either HTTP or TCP, by using headers and framing as specified in [MS-NRTP] section 3. The following block diagram illustrates the relationship.

The .NET Remoting protocols

Figure 1: The .NET Remoting protocols