High performance networks: Frontiers and experience, Volume 2

Front Cover
Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1994 - Computers - 228 pages
0 Reviews
Several approaches have been used to build experimental Gigabit Networks in various industrial and academic research laboratories. Many lessons have been learned and progress has been made. High Performance Networks: Frontiers and Experience contains a collection of chapters written by the principal investigators of some of the most representative pilot projects. Authors describe their approaches and provide some advice based on their practical experience.
Projects covered include some national gigabit testbeds in the US (Aurora), Germany (Berkom) and Sweden (MultiG). Also described are gigabit research networks implemented in the labs of IBM and HP. The second part of the book covers the implementation of protocols for high performance systems. These include traditional protocols that can still be used in gigabit networks (such as TCP/IP and OSI-TP4) as well as newly proposed protocols (such as T++). An example implementation of a high performance ATM adapter is also presented.
Professionals, engineers, and researchers in high performance (gigabit) communications who need to design and build such networks and protocols will find this volume to be an invaluable reference. The book is also suitable for use as a text for advanced courses on the subject.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Related books


An Experiment in Gigabit Network
From Broadband ISDN to Multimedia
MultiG Distributed Multimedia Applications

4 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

References from web pages

High performance networks: Frontiers and experience
High performance networks: Frontiers and experience. Authors: Tantawy, Ahmed N. Publication: The Kluwer International Series in Engineering and Computer ...
adsabs.harvard.edu/ abs/ 1994hpnf.book.....T

High Performance Networks
High Performance Networks: Frontiers and Experience contains a collection of chapters written by the principal investigators of some of the most ...
portal.acm.org/ citation.cfm?coll=GUIDE& dl=GUIDE& id=528537

Gigabit LAN issues — HIPPI, Fibre Channel, or ATM?
High Performance Networks - Technology and. Protocols,. A.. Tantawy, ed., Kluwer Academic Publishers, Norwell,. Massachusetts, 1994, pp. 109-129. ...
www.springerlink.com/ index/ 8632367462205973.pdf

Low latency video communications over high bandwidth-delay ...
High Performance Networks Research Group, School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, The. Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen ...
ieeexplore.ieee.org/ iel3/ 3091/ 8711/ 00383932.pdf?tp=& isnumber=& arnumber=383932

Removing the Obstacles to Network Technology Adoption
[30] A. Tantawy, ed., High Performance Networks: Frontiers. and Experience, Kluwer International Series in Engineering. and Computer Science, 1994. ...
doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/ 10.1109/ SCAC.1995.523693

High Performance Networks: Frontiers and Experiance. 1994. bibtex entry. [489], Ahmed N. Tantawy. High Performance Networks: Technology and Protocols. 1994. ...
www.parl.clemson.edu/ Library/ CardCat.html

Apparatus and method for error correction based on transmission ...
High Performance Networks, Technology and Protocols, Chapter II.5, Fibre Channel. Ahmed N. Tantawy, Editor. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Boston, 1994. ...
www.freepatentsonline.com/ 5740186.html

livre high performance networks : frontiers and experience (kluwer ...
I: Experimental High Performance Networks. 1. Aurora: an Experiment in Gigabit Network Technologies, bs Davie, jm Smith, dd Clark, dj Farber, I. Gopal, ...
www.lavoisier.fr/ notice/ fr029083.html

Bibliographic information