A simulation model for a loop architecture distributed computer system

  • S. Baragli
  • S. Valvo
Implementation And Simulation Techniques
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 65)


Moving from a practical problem, the preliminary definition of a loop network, a simulation model has been built and will be described in this paper. For its characteristics of flexibility, modularity and programmability, this model has been used also as a tool for documenting the evolving project and as a design aid.

At the end, some of the results obtained are presented in graphical form: the loop utilization and performance at different transmission speeds, and the system's response time versus load variations.


Transmission Speed High Abstraction Level Loop Network Transmission Queue Office Automation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Baragli
    • 1
  • S. Valvo
    • 1
  1. 1.Ing. C. Olivetti e C. Progetto Centrale SistemiIvrea (TO)

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