Local and Metropolitan Communication Systems

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Toshiharu Hasegawa, Guy Pujolle, Hideaki Takagi, Yukata Takahashi
Springer, Jun 30, 1995 - Computers - 479 pages
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This book covers recent research results in the architecture and performance evaluation of technology associated with LAN and MAN communication systems. It contains the selected proceedings of the Third International Conference on Local and Metropolitan Communications Systems, organized by the International Federation for Information Processing and held in Kyoto, Japan, December 1994. The book assesses new technology in LAN and MAN, and explores the modelling and analysis of communication systems.Specific topics covered by Local and Metropolitan Comomunication Systems include:network management. multicast. ATM switch. ATM multiplexing. ATM traffic characterization. DQDB new protocols in LAN and MAN queuing models related to LAN and MAN. All those concearned with LAN and MAN systems will find this book of use, especially engineers, university professors and lecturers, and those working in research and development.

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Bandwidth arrangement and selfhealing algorithm for logical mesh connected
Service guarantee in deflection networks
ATM forum and its activities

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Guy Pujolle is currently a Professor at the University of Paris VI and member of the Scientific Council of France Telecom Group. He is chairman of the IFIP Working Group 6.2 on "Network and Internetwork Architectures." A pioneer in high-speed networking, he led the development of the first Gbit/s network to be tested in 1980.

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