Accession Number : ADA294969

Title :   Protocol Engineering for Broadband Networks.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Jun 91-31 Aug 1994,

Corporate Author : OHIO STATE UNIV COLUMBUS DEPT OF COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCE

Personal Author(s) : Liu, Ming T.

PDF Url : ADA294969

Report Date : 01 APR 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 158

Abstract : The final report summarizes the research results obtained, covering five areas in protocol engineering and distributed systems. The five areas are (1) protocol conversion, (2) conformance testing, (3) multimedia protocols, (4) high-speed packet switches, and (5) distributed control. For each area of research, the problems under investigation are first described, and then the major results obtained are summarized. A total of 28 publications, including 4 Ph.D. dissertations, 6 journal publications and 18 publications in international conference proceedings, have been credited to the contract. In the appendix, six reprints that were not included in two previous progress reports, are included in the final report.

Descriptors :   *SYSTEMS ENGINEERING, *BROADBAND, *COMPUTER NETWORKS, CONTROL, REPRINTS, SYMPOSIA, DISTRIBUTION, INTEROPERABILITY, HIGH VELOCITY, THESES, MEDIA, INTERNATIONAL, PACKET SWITCHING.

Subject Categories : Computer Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE