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TCP/IP vs. IPX/SPX

What are the major (and nuances) difference between TCP/IP and IPX/SPX? 

TCP/IP packets are larger and have more error correction. TCP/IP packets are also widely supported by different OS?s. IPX/SPX has less overhead but is mainly used in Novell networks.
 

This was last published in September 2002

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