Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

A distributed access generic optical network interface for SMDS networks

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

2 Author(s)
Shahrier, S.M. ; Comput. Eng. Res. Center, Texas Univ., Austin, TX, USA ; Jenevein, R.M.

This paper presents the design and analysis of a BISDN user-to-network interface (UNI) for SMDS networks. The UNI allows clusters of nodes to be connected to an SMDS switching network via fiber-optic lines. The capacity of the line is shared by all the nodes in the cluster, thus making more efficient use of its bandwidth. Within each cluster, transmissions are scheduled on first-come-first-served (FCFS) order of message arrivals, by considering a globally distributed queue. A novel scheme is proposed for controlling access to the fiber-optic transmission network by using two separate subnetworks called the reservation channel and the reservation ring. Slot reservations are made independently from the message transmissions. VHDL was used to construct an RTL model of the UNI. Accurate timing simulations were performed on a cluster of three nodes, and the model was validated using concurrent video and data traffic. Clusters of different sizes were modelled and simulated. Using integrated VBR video and Ethernet traffic traces from Bellcore, a number of quality-of-service (QOS) parameters were measured and are presented

Published in:

Performance, Computing, and Communications Conference, 1997. IPCCC 1997., IEEE International

Date of Conference:

5-7 Feb 1997

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.