IEEE Communications Magazine

Issue 6 • June 1988

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  • Integrated voice and data communications overview

    Publication Year: 1988, Page(s):5 - 15
    Cited by:  Papers (12)  |  Patents (10)
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    The author reviews architectures and traffic characteristics for voice and data communications, and addresses important issues in integrated voice and data communications. He discusses some possible methods of integrating voice and data and presents an example of implementing integrated voice and data communications. He considers ISDN (integrated services digital network) as a vehicle for supporti... View full abstract»

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  • Integrated voice/data switching

    Publication Year: 1988, Page(s):16 - 26
    Cited by:  Papers (28)  |  Patents (23)
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    A basic understanding of the technical problems in integrating voice and data is provided. The different types of traffic found in communication systems are examined. Integration is investigated at different levels. In particular, the focus is on the integration of voice and data at the switching level. Different switching approaches are compared and some integrated-switching systems are described... View full abstract»

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  • Multi-media information services: a laboratory study

    Publication Year: 1988, Page(s):27 - 33
    Cited by:  Papers (21)  |  Patents (44)
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    An overview is given of the work of a research group studying advanced information services. The general form of today's information services is discussed as a baseline for considering the future, and some key technological advances (including a broadband public-switched network) that are expected to greatly influence the continuing evolution of such services are listed. A description is given of ... View full abstract»

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  • Toroidal networks

    Publication Year: 1988, Page(s):45 - 50
    Cited by:  Papers (18)  |  Patents (3)
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    The essential features of the toroidal network topology are examined, and its performance is evaluated. Some of the proposed applications of toroidal networks are described. Included in the discussion are metropolitan area network communication and multiprocessor interconnection, as well as the use of VLSI technology.<> View full abstract»

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