Protocol speeds global interface

September 1996
R&D Magazine;Sep96, Vol. 38 Issue 10, p58
Trade Publication
Features the ATM OC-12s Protocol Engine, developed by researchers at Sandia National Laboratories, and GigaNet, Inc., an engine of high performance, standards-based communication interface for supercomputers. Features of the engine; Levels of reduced computer communication latency in the interfaces; Status of communication protocol throughput and performance cost ratios over the previous supercomputer interfaces.


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