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Can anyone please tell me

Why do we need to serialize an object before sending it across network

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Isn't it your answer?



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The way an object is stored in memory differs from the way it is stored on a hard drive, or send across a network.
We need to format the data structure of the object as a sequence of bytes. We can then send this series of bytes across a network cable and reconstruct the Object on another computer.
 
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