Issue No. 10 - October (1980 vol. 29)
P.G. Jansen , Philips Research Laboratories
The DIMOND is a building block for communication networks in which throughput is more important than transmission delay. Its main attraction stems from the fact that it allows the routing of messages through a network to be completely distributed over the individual building blocks.
switching network, Cellular logic, crossbar, distributed processing, FIFO buffer, sorting network, switching component
J. Kessels and P. Jansen, "The DIMOND: A Component for the Modular Construction of Switching Networks," in IEEE Transactions on Computers, vol. 29, no. , pp. 884-889, 1980.