High complexity, high performance

Mier, Edwin; Smither, Robert
October 1997
Network World;10/06/97, Vol. 14 Issue 40, p78
Trade Publication
Evaluates asynchronous transfer mode (ATM) switches from FORE Systems Inc. and Xylan Corp. ATM switch implementations; Performance results; Interconnections; Component problems in equipment setups; Test configuration; Limitations. INSETS: Knock, knock. Who's there?.;How we did it..


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