information-transfer transaction

information-transfer transaction: A coordinated sequence of user and telecommunications system actions that cause information present at a source user to become present at a destination user. Note: An information-transfer transaction usually consists of three consecutive phases called the access phase, the information-transfer phase, and the disengagement phase.

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