CIFS over TCP/IP

The latest version of CIFS can run directly over TCP/IP.

Table 4. CIFS over TCP/IP

7 Application CIFS
6 Presentation
5 Session
4 Transport UDP TCP
3 Network IP
2 Datalink e.g. IEEE 802.2 e.g. Ethernet II etc
IEEE 802.3 / IEEE 802.5 etc
1 Physical Token Ring / Ethernet etc