Implementing HeiTS: Architecture and implementation strategy of the Heidelberg High-Speed Transport System

  • Dietmar Hehmann
  • Ralf Guido Herrtwich
  • Werner Schulz
  • Thomas Schütt
  • Ralf Steinmetz
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 614)


The Heidelberg High Speed Transport System (HeiTS) is a new-generation end-to-end communication system currently under development at the IBM European Networking Center (ENC) in Heidelberg. HeiTS is aimed at a heterogeneous environment comprising several computers with different operating systems and a variety of underlying local, metropolitan, and wide-area networks. It incorporates both end-system and gateway communication functions.


Multimedia Data Resource Management System Schedulability Test Data Link Layer Open System Interconnection 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Dietmar Hehmann
    • 1
  • Ralf Guido Herrtwich
    • 1
  • Werner Schulz
    • 1
  • Thomas Schütt
    • 1
  • Ralf Steinmetz
    • 1
  1. 1.IBM European Networking CenterHeidelberg 1

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