Implementation issues of the ATM cell delineation mechansim

Implementation issues of the ATM cell delineation mechansim

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The cell delineation mechanism (CDM) used in the asynchronous transfer mode (ATM) interfaces is based on the validation of the header error control (HEC) byte of the incoming cells, and is used for extracting the boundaries of the incoming cell stream. The CDM is analysed and an efficient implementation algorithm is derived, resulting in a hardware architecture, applicable at high data rates.


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