IP stands for Internet Protocol.An IP Address is a unique identifier connected with a computer or network, which allows users to send and receive data.Every device has different IP address.
It helps in connecting your device with other devices on your network to all over the world.Internet Protocol(IP) means the set of rules which sent the data through the internet or local network.
Its development began in 1974, led by computer scientists Bob Kahn and Vint Cerf. It is frequently used in conjunction with the Transmission Control Protocol, or TCP. Together they are referred as TCP/IP.The first major version of the Internet Protocol was version 4, or IPv4. In 1981, it was formally defined in RFC 791 by the Internet Engineering Task Force, or IETF.
An IP address is a number identifying of a computer or another device on the Internet. It is similar to a mailing address, which identifies where postal mail comes from and where it should be delivered.