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
P.G. Jansen, J.L.W. Kessels, "The DIMOND: A Component for the Modular Construction of Switching Networks", IEEE Transactions on Computers, vol.29, no. 10, pp. 884-889, October 1980, doi:10.1109/TC.1980.1675471