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Ring Access Control To Bus Local Network Disclosure Number: IPCOM000048856D
Original Publication Date: 1982-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-09

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Janson, P Mueller, HR [+details]


For a local communication system interconnecting a plurality of stations it is suggested to provide a two-wire data bus for data transfers and a parallel two-wire token ring for regulating access to the data bus by a circulating token. This allows one to combine the advantages of both, i.e., bus and ring networks, in one system.