6 October 1986 FDDI Standards For High Speed LANs
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Proceedings Volume 0630, Fibre Optics '86; (1986) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.963590
Event: Sira/Fibre Optics '86, 1986, London, United Kingdom
The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) is close to approving a new standard known as Fibre Distributed Data Interface (FDDI). This is a high speed optical communications network based on a packet switching mode of operation. More recently, work has started on a companion standard known as FDDI-II, designed to support both circuit switching and packet switching modes of operation. This paper describes the important features of FDDI and FDDI-II, discusses their operation and implementation and presents some possible applications.
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Alan V. Flatman, Alan V. Flatman, Keith Caves, Keith Caves, } "FDDI Standards For High Speed LANs", Proc. SPIE 0630, Fibre Optics '86, (6 October 1986); doi: 10.1117/12.963590; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.963590


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