Resources Contact Us Home
Method and apparatus for implementing non-blocking computer interconnection network using bidirectional optical switch

Image Number 7 for United States Patent #8121478.

According to an embodiment of the present disclosure, a bidirectional communications system includes a first non-blocking network including a bidirectional optical switch, a plurality of nodes, a plurality of optical transceivers connected between the bidirectional optical switch and the plurality of nodes, each optical transceiver including a transmitter, a receiver and an optical combiner, and a second network connected to at least one of the nodes and the at least one at least one bidirectional optical switch for control of a crossconnect.

  Recently Added Patents
Image forming apparatus with static elimination
Coding circuitry for difference-based data transformation
Video surveillance system employing video primitives
Photon density wave based determination of physiological blood parameters
Optical modulator module
Triple-trim reference voltage generator
Expression of dirigent gene EG261 and its orthologs and paralogs enhances pathogen resistance in plants
  Randomly Featured Patents
Method of tempering glass sheets of unequal thickness
Electromagnetic control apparatus for varying the driver steering effort of a hydraulic power steering system
Phase change inks containing bis(urea-urethane) compounds
Corrugated carton
Storage capacity management system in dynamic area provisioning storage
Optical head and disk recording and reproducing apparatus
Automatic variable pitch reconfiguration control in an electrostatographic printing machine
Fireplace candle grate
Shipping and handling container for two part composition
MAP catheter