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Gary Lee Boggs, Robert Samuel Cooper, Gene Robert Erickson, Douglas Edward Hundley, Gregory H Milby, P Keith Muller, Curtis Hall Stehley, Donald G Tipon: ATM/SONET network enhanced as a universal computer system interconnect. NCR Corporation, Gates & Cooper, September 28, 1999: US05959994 (82 worldwide citation)

An enhanced ATM switch with CPU node interconnect functionality and peripheral interconnect functionality and network functionality. The ATM switch provides low latency transfer between computer nodes and performs input/output operations with peripherals through the ATM network. SCSI Fibre Channel p ...


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Chinh Kim Nguyen, Curtis Hall Stehley: Full bisection bandwidth network. Teradata US, Howard Speight PLLC, February 23, 2016: US09270487

A full bisection bandwidth network, having a plurality of nodes and a plurality of paths among the nodes, is divided into a plurality of Virtual Local Area Networks (“VLANs”) by assigning paths to the VLANs such that each VLAN satisfies a spanning tree protocol and all paths are active in at least o ...