Benchmarking an intelligent network prototype implemented in parallel Erlang

  • Kent Engström
  • Erik Reitsma
  • Peter Fritzson
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1067)


We have adapted the Erlang language for MIMD computers using PVM for communication. We have then used an Erlang application, the Intelligent Network Prototype, to demonstrate the usefulness and performance of the Erlang version.


Data Cache Concurrent Programming Telecom Service Efficient Programming Functional Language 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kent Engström
    • 1
  • Erik Reitsma
    • 2
  • Peter Fritzson
    • 1
  1. 1.PELABLinköping UniversityLinköpingSweden
  2. 2.Ericsson Telecommunicatie B.V., R&DAA RijenThe Netherlands

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