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Direct Device to Device Data Transfers

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000055956D
Original Publication Date: 1980-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-13

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Boscove, JA Dixon, JD Merckel, GU Merle, RP [+details]

Abstract

A method is described for use with peripheral data storage units and other peripheral I/O devices for enabling data to be transferred directly from one peripheral unit or device to another without requiring the use of host system resources.