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Asynchronous Contention Resolution

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000056536D
Original Publication Date: 1980-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-14

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

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

Abstract

In bus communications systems, circuitry must be provided to resolve contention among attached devices for the bus. One means for resolving contention in a decentralized manner is described below.