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A broadband optoelectronic packet switching system

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4 Author(s)
Arthurs, E. ; Bell Cummun. Res., Morristown, NJ, USA ; Goodman, M.S. ; Kobrinski, H. ; Vecchi, M.P.

A novel architecture is presented for a optoelectronic hybrid packet-switching system (HYPASS) for the distribution of multiple-bit-rate broadband services. HYPASS is based on an input-buffered/output-controlled arbitration protocol. This packet switch uses novel multiwave-length optical networks to accomplish routing and transmission of the packets. This system is specifically adapted to utilize the strengths of both optical and electronic technologies

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Communications, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:37 ,  Issue: 6 )