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Stephen A Caldara, Stephen A Hauser, Thomas A Manning, Robert B McClure, Matthias L Colsman: Allocated and dynamic bandwidth management. Fujitsu Networks Communications, Fujitsu, Weingarten Schurgin Gagnebin & Hayes, May 5, 1998: US05748629 (181 worldwide citation)

An ATM network switch and method of utilization for adaptively providing integrated services therein is disclosed. In providing such integrated services, if the allocated bandwidth for one connection has been consumed, or if the connection is not entitled to allocated bandwidth, the connection can o ...


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Thomas A Manning, Stephen A Caldara, Stephen A Hauser, Matthias L Colsman: Priority arbitration for point-to-point and multipoint transmission. Fujitsu Network Communications, Fujitsu, Weingarten Schurgin Gagnebin & Hayes, September 21, 1999: US05956342 (49 worldwide citation)

An Asynchronous Transfer Mode switch and method which facilitate priority arbitration of point-to-point and point-to-multipoint transmission are disclosed. To execute point-to-multipoint operation a bandwidth arbiter maintains a first list of connections and bit vectors indicating designated destina ...


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Thomas A Manning, Stephen A Caldara, Stephen A Hauser, Matthias L Colsman: Multipoint-to-point arbitration in a network switch. Fujitsu Network Communications, Fujitsu, Weingarten Schurgin Gagnebin & Hayes, November 9, 1999: US05982776 (20 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and a method are disclosed for arbitrating between streams of ATM cells, or sources for a connection, on multiple input port processors vying for an opportunity to be transmitted as a fixed bandwidth, or allocated, connection on a single output port through a network switch. The network ...


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Thomas A Manning, Stephen A Caldara, Stephen A Hauser, Matthias L Colsman: Priority arbitration for point-to-point and multipoint transmission. Fujitsu Network Communications, Fujitsu, Weingarten Schurgin Gagnebin & Lebovici, March 25, 2003: US06539025 (10 worldwide citation)

An Asynchronous Transfer Mode switch and method which facilitate priority arbitration of point-to-point and point-to-multipoint transmission are disclosed. To execute point-to-multipoint operation a bandwidth arbiter maintains a first list of connections and bit vectors indicating designated destina ...


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Thomas A Manning, Stephen A Caldara, Stephen A Hauser, Matthias L Colsman: Point-to-multipoint arbitration. Fujitsu Network Communications, Fujitsu, Weingarten Schurgin Gagnebin & Hayes, January 19, 1999: US05862137 (7 worldwide citation)

An Asynchronous Transfer Mode switch and method which facilitate point-to-multipoint transmission are disclosed. The switch includes a bandwidth arbiter, and each input port within the switch includes a switch allocation table ("SAT") which controls bandwidth allocation between input and output port ...