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Decentralized Bus Architecture with Collision Retry

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000055543D
Original Publication Date: 1980-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-13

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Bantz, DF Lam, SS [+details]

Abstract

This article describes a means of communication among many simultaneously active devices where no centralized control of the communications path exists (or is desirable). Elimination of centralized control is desirable for reasons of reliability and modularity of performance.