Chaos router: Finally, a practical adaptive router?

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  • Lawrence Snyder
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 678)


The Chaos router is compared with several contemporary adaptive router designs as well as with the state-of-the-art oblivious router used in contemporary parallel machines. The Chaos router is argued to approximate the oblivious router for raw performance and to be superior (as indicated in simulation studies) at high traffic loads and nonuniform loads.


Virtual Channel Productive Channel Deadlock Prevention Critical Path Delay High Traffic Load 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Lawrence Snyder
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  1. 1.University of WashingtonUSA

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