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Technique to Define Boundaries for Data Packets

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000059035D
Original Publication Date: 1988-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-15

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Atkins, MD [+details]

Abstract

A 9-bit-wide Random Access Memory (RAM) chip, with the same packaging and performance as an 8-bit-wide chip is readily available commercially today. The present technique would continue to use 8-bits for data, with the 9th bit used for a parity check.