Department of Computer Science, University of Crete, Greece

CS-534: Packet Switch Architecture

Spring 2005
Manolis Katevenis
  • Bibliography.
  • Course Description - Schedule

    Lecture Notes, Transparencies, Exercises:

    Chapter 0: Introduction
    Chapter 1: Transmission Links, Multiplexing
    Chapter 2: Time Switching, Buffer Memory Technology
    Chapter 3: Multi-Queue Memory Management for Shared-Buffer Switching
    Chapter 4: Time-Space Switching - Input Queueing
    Chapter 5: Switching Fabrics, Inverse Multiplexing
    Chapter 6: Flow Control in Buffered Switching Fabrics
    Chapter 7: Output Scheduling for QoS

    Last Year:

  • Reading Assignments: papers to be read and orally presented in class by individual students.

    Previous Years:

  • Previous Year Home Pages: Sp. 2004 - Sp. 2003 - Fall 2001 - Sp. 2000 and older.

    Important Notes from Sp'2003 to be Incorporated above:

    Chapter 2: Basic Switching Notions

    Chapter 4: Switch Queueing Architectures and Crossbar Scheduling Chapter 8: Other Topics
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