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David L Lyon, Robert E Huettner, Jerry L Holsinger, Don I Falkenstein, Imtiaz Piracha, Dennis T Ching: Enhanced communications network testing and control system. Infinet, Lahive & Cockfield, October 1, 1985: US04545013 (79 worldwide citation)

A network control and test system for application to data communications networks. In a first mode of operation, the system learns the network configuration automatically and builds a table describing the network configuration. In a second mode of operation, the system automatically monitors the sta ...


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David L Lyon, Robert E Huettner, Jerry L Holsinger, Don I Falkenstein, Imtiaz Piracha, Dennis T Ching: Enhanced communications network testing and control system. Infinet, Lahive & Cockfield, October 1, 1985: US04545011 (61 worldwide citation)

A network control and test system for application to data communications networks. In a first mode of operation, the system learns the network configuration automatically and builds a table describing the network configuration. In a second mode of operation, the system automatically monitors the sta ...


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Robert E Huettner, John P Grandmaison, John H Vernon, Richard A Lemay, Edward Beauchemin: Control system providing for the transfer of data in a communications processing system employing channel dedicated control blocks. Honeywell Information Systems, John S Solakian, Nicholas Prasinos, Ronald T Reiling, January 2, 1979: US04133030 (59 worldwide citation)

Data is transferred between a main memory in a data processing system and communication channels under the control of communications control blocks provided in an auxiliary memory, each of which control blocks includes a starting address, range and status information so as to enable the transfer of ...


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John P Grandmaison, Robert E Huettner, John H Vernon, Kin C Yu: Process and apparatus employing microprogrammed control commands for transferring information between a control processor and communications channels. Honeywell Information Systems, John S Solakian, Nicholas Prasinos, April 13, 1982: US04325119 (54 worldwide citation)

Firmware generated commands provided by a control store in a microprogrammed communications processor which is coupled in a system including a main memory and a central processing unit control the processing of instructions from the central processing unit, interrupts from the communications channel ...


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Robert J Farrell, Kenneth T Coit, John H Vernon, Kin C Yu, Robert E Huettner, John P Grandmaison: Communication line service interrupt technique for a communications processing system. Honeywell Information Systems, John S Solakian, Nicholas Prasinos, September 7, 1982: US04348725 (39 worldwide citation)

A programmable communications processor is coupled to execute instructions of programs designed to process the transfer of information between a plurality of communication channels and a main memory included in the system. A software implemented and controlled pause counter enables the execution of ...


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Richard A Lemay, Robert E Huettner, John P Grandmaison, John H Vernon: Communications processor employing line-dedicated memory tables for supervising data transfers. Honeywell Information Systems, John J Solakian, Nicholas Prasinos, William W Holloway Jr, April 7, 1981: US04261033 (20 worldwide citation)

A communications processor is coupled between a main memory and a plurality of communications channels and with a central processing unit and includes control mechanisms for processing the transfer of information between the processor and the main memory with minimum interruption of the central proc ...


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John H Vernon, John P Grandmaison, Robert E Huettner: Communication line status scan technique for a communications processing system. Honeywell Information Systems, John S Solakian, Nicholas Prasinos, June 22, 1982: US04336588 (13 worldwide citation)

A communication processor is coupled to recognize and handle on a priority basis, service interrupt requests from a plurality of communication line adapters. The processor is also adapted to perform a firmware-controlled scan of the communication line adapters, completely independently of any data t ...