05388243 is referenced by 108 patents and cites 53 patents.

A network-type data processing system is provided. The system can support multiple simultaneous exchanges of data, and includes multi-port storage devices in which all ports can be active at all times. On initialization of the system, each storage device can announce itself through all of its ports simultaneously.

Title
Multi-sort mass storage device announcing its active paths without deactivating its ports in a network architecture
Application Number
7/491434
Publication Number
5388243
Application Date
March 9, 1990
Publication Date
February 7, 1995
Inventor
Thomas E Idleman
Santa Clara
CA, US
Joseph S Glider
Mountain View
CA, US
Agent
Joseph M Guiliano
Mark D Rowland
Assignee
MTI Technology Corporation
CA, US
IPC
G06F 13/10
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