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Shimon Muller, Ariel Hendel, Louise Yeung: Search engine architecture for a high performance multi-layer switch element. Sun Microsystems, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, August 17, 1999: US05938736 (176 worldwide citation)

A multi-layer switch search engine architecture is provided. According to one aspect of the present invention, a switch fabric includes a search engine, and a packet header processing unit. The search engine may be coupled to a forwarding database memory and one or more input ports. The search engin ...


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Muller Shimon, Hendel Ariel, Yeung Louise: Search engine architecture for a high performance multi-layer switch element. Sun Microsystems, April 12, 2000: EP0992056-A2

A multi-layer switch search engine architecture is provided. According to one aspect of the present invention, a switch fabric includes a search engine, and a packet header processing unit. The search engine may be coupled to a forwarding database memory and one or more input ports. The search engin ...


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Muller Shimon, Hendel Ariel, Yeung Louise: Search engine architecture for a high performance multi-layer switch element. Sun Microsystems, HYMAN Eric S, January 7, 1999: WO/1999/000820

A multi-layer switch search engine architecture is provided. A switch fabric includes a search engine, and a packet header processing unit. The search engine (370) may be coupled to a forwarding database memory and one or more input ports. The search engine is configured to schedule and perform acce ...