Advertisement

Links and Ports

  • Paweł GburzyńskiEmail author
Chapter
Part of the Lecture Notes in Networks and Systems book series (LNNS, volume 61)

Abstract

In this chapter, we describe the mechanism of wired communication, including the tools available to protocol programs for sending and receiving messages and packets over (wired) links. Following the network creation phase, links become hidden and are (usually) not referenced by the program. This agrees with the fact that networking software running in real-life systems accesses the communication media via interfaces which, in a SMURPH model, are represented by ports.

References

  1. 1.
    P. Gburzyński, P. Rudnicki, Modeling low-level communication protocols: a modular approach, in Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Modeling Techniques and Tools for Computer Performance Evaluation, Palma de Mallorca, Spain, 1988Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    P. Gburzyński, P. Rudnicki, LANSF—a modular system for modelling low-level communication protocols, in Modeling Techniques and Tools for Computer Performance Evaluation, ed. by R. Puigjaner, D. Potier (Plenum Publishing Company, 1989), pp. 77–93Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Computer Engineering DepartmentVistula UniversityWarsawPoland

Personalised recommendations