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Buffer Pools: Sharing a Common Resource with Guarantees

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000113057D
Original Publication Date: 1994-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Mar-27
Document File: 4 page(s) / 90K

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Byrn, JW Delp, GS Slane, AA [+details]

Abstract

Disclosed is a concurrent hardware method of sharing memory buffers in such a way that the memory utilization is maximized, the total memory requirement is minimized, and the possibility of one user overrunning all of the others is eliminated.