Accession Number : ADA311698

Title :   PC - Atomic.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. May 93-May 95,

Corporate Author : UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA MARINA DEL REY INFORMATION SCIENCES INST

Personal Author(s) : Touch, Joseph D.

PDF Url : ADA311698

Report Date : JUN 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : PC-ATOMIC is a PC interface for the ATOMIC LAN. PC-ATOMIC is implemented as a VL-Bus (VESA) short-form card for Intel i486 PCs, providing an interface for low-cost workstations to a 640 Mbps LAN. This document describes the PC-ATOMIC interface, its design, capabilities, and performance. The board design is public, and a small number of boards are available as government-furnished equipment for research projects.

Descriptors :   *LOCAL AREA NETWORKS, *COMPUTER ARCHITECTURE, SOFTWARE ENGINEERING, COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN, HOST COMPUTERS, DISTRIBUTED DATA PROCESSING, COMPUTER COMMUNICATIONS, MICROPROCESSORS, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), OFF THE SHELF EQUIPMENT, INPUT OUTPUT PROCESSING, CHIPS(ELECTRONICS), READ WRITE MEMORIES, RANDOM ACCESS COMPUTER STORAGE, LOGIC DEVICES, DESIGN CRITERIA, INTERNET, PACKET SWITCHING.

Subject Categories : Computer Hardware
      Computer Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE