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Mark A Bakke, Edward J Fiore: Method and apparatus for accelerated packet forwarding. Storage Technology Corporation, Patterson and Keough, October 15, 1996: US05566170 (327 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus are provided to transfer protocol data units within a communication network. This transferring is accomplished with a protocol data unit preprocessor utilized in a protocol data unit forwarding device that is operated in the communication network. The preprocessor includes an ...


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Edward J Fiore: Arbitrated loop port switching. Storage Technology Corporation, Brooks Kushman P C, February 14, 2006: US06999460 (9 worldwide citation)

A hub connects groups of nodes to form a separate communication loop permitting access to the full bandwidth of the separate communication loop. The switching hub may operate from a subset of the messages defined in the Fiber Channel arbitrated loop protocol while allowing the nodes to use the full ...


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Mark A Bakke, Edward J Fiore, Aloke Guha: Intelligent storage area network. Storage Technology, pan peikun, July 10, 2002: CN00808802

An intelligent storage area network permits a plurality of host computer systems to access a plurality of storage devices connected through at least one interconnection network. Presenters connected to the network present data to host computer systems in the host computer specified data format. A da ...