Issue No. 06 - November/December (2002 vol. 22)
<p>Asynchronous communication mechanisms permit the implementation of data interfaces between heterogeneously timed entities at various hardware levels. A systematic approach to ACM classification, specification, and implementation facilitates their use in heterogeneously timed networks.</p>
I. G. Clark, A. V. Yakovlev, D. Shang and F. Xia, "Data Communication in Systems with Heterogeneous Timing," in IEEE Micro, vol. 22, no. , pp. 58-69, 2002.