The Effect of Network Topology and Channel Labels on the Performance of Label-Based Routing Algorithms
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Designing an efficient deadlock-free routing is a point of concern for irregular topologies. In this paper, we take a step toward the goal by developing three novel deadlock-free routing algorithms in the content of a new family of algorithms called label-based routing algorithms for irregular topologies. In addition, the newly proposed family covers three previously reported routing algorithms [2, 3]. Moreover, by simulating and comparing the newly and traditional proposed routing methods, it is shown that the performance of this family highly depends on the network topology and channel labeling process.
KeywordsLabel-based routing algorithm irregular network network of workstation performance evaluation
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