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On Scalability of Interconnection Network Topologies

  • Nibedita AdhikariEmail author
  • C. R. Tripathy
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 899)

Abstract

An in depth study in the field of advanced computer architecture reveals that the quest for faster processing has resulted in different architectural innovations. The current work attempts to compare different networks proposed earlier. All the interconnection networks are compared on a common platform with fixed node degree. The various parameters that are taken into consideration are network size, diameter, cost, message traffic density and reliability. The main objective is to find the best network among all on the basis of cost optimality and scalability.

Keywords

Isoefficiency FCC FMC SCC ECC MCC 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Biju Patnaik University of Technology OdishaRourkelaIndia

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