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FISHNET: A Distributed Architecture for High-Performance Local Computer Networks
January 1988 (vol. 37 no. 1)
pp. 119-123
FISHNET (facilities integrated in a shared habitat network) addresses the problem of effectively integrating a wide variety of computers, terminals, memory devices and computer peripherals in a local environment. High performance is achieved by effectively separating the high volume node-to-node data communications and the low-volume network control information. Data messages travel through poi

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Index Terms:
heterogeneous networks; FISHNET; distributed architecture; local computer networks; point-to-point data links; multidrop control link; fully distributed control mechanism; concurrent data transmission; local area networks.
Citation:
Y.J. Kang, J.H. Herzog, J. Spragins, "FISHNET: A Distributed Architecture for High-Performance Local Computer Networks," IEEE Transactions on Computers, vol. 37, no. 1, pp. 119-123, Jan. 1988, doi:10.1109/12.75144
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