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Ariel Hendel, Leo A Hejza, Sampath H K Kumar: Trunking ethernet-compatible networks. Sun Microsystems, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, April 11, 2000: US06049528 (199 worldwide citation)

A network system dynamically controls data flow between physical links by logically combining multiple physical links into a single logical channel trunk, preferably to balance data flow carried by each link. Each link in the trunk has identical physical layer and identical media access control laye ...


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Hendel Ariel, Hejza Leo A, Kumar Sampath H K: Trunking ethernet-compatible networks. Sun Microsystems, January 7, 1999: EP0889624-A1 (9 worldwide citation)

A network system dynamically controls data flow between physical links by logically combining multiple physical links into a single logical channel trunk, preferably to balance data flow carried by each link. Each link in the trunk has identical physical layer and identical media access control laye ...