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CPU/MEMORY STATION - TERMINAL MULTIPLEXER

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000023930D
Original Publication Date: 1979-Apr-30
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-01

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

A CPU/Memory Terminal multiplexer 10 allows from one to eight terminals 12 (keyboard, display and cursor control device) to be connected to from one to eight CPU/Memory stations 14 (CPU, main memory and disk drive). A typical configuration might include two CPU/Memory stations and four terminals. The CPU/Memory stations might be in a common area with the terminals placed in individual offices.