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Michael D Schroeder, Roger M Needham, Charles P Thacker, Andrew D Birrell, Thomas L Rodeheffer, Edwin H Satterthwaite Jr, Hallam G Murray Jr: High-speed mesh connected local area network. Digital Equipment Corporation, Flehr Hohbach Test Albritton & Herbert, February 11, 1992: US05088091 (113 worldwide citation)

A mesh connected local area network provides automatic packet switching and routing between host computers coupled to the network. The network has a multiplicity of cut-through, nonblocking switches, each capable of simultaneously routing a multiplicity of data packets. Low host-to-host latency is a ...


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Cuneyt M Ozveren, Hallam G Murray Jr, Gregory M Waters, Robert J Simcoe: Flow control with smooth limit setting for multiple virtual circuits. Digital Equipment Corporation, David A Dagg, April 1, 1997: US05617409 (20 worldwide citation)

A flow control system is disclosed, for a transmitting node and a receiving node. The transmitting node and the receiving node are linked together through multiple connections or virtual circuits. A flow control circuit in the transmitting node limits the number of data transmission units transmitte ...