Improvement to Channel Multiplexing
Original Publication Date: 1983-Jan-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-06
Represented in the figure is a communication network including a primary subnetwork and a secondary subnetwork. The primary subnetwork provides communication between modems M1 and M2, with M1 being connected to a host unit through channels A, B, C, and D. The communication between M1 and M2 is performed at 9,600 bps. The secondary subnetwork provides communication between M2 and remote units (modems) C1 through C4 using tail channels A', B', C', and D'. Modem C1 is able to run at 9600 or 4,800 bps.