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Performance of deterministic and adaptive broadcast algorithms in multicomputer networks

Al-Dubai, Ahmed (2006) Performance of deterministic and adaptive broadcast algorithms in multicomputer networks. International Journal of High Performance Computing and Networking (IJHPCN), 4 (3-4). pp. 152-160. ISSN 1740-0562

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This paper examines the performance of broadcast communication on multicomputer networks. Unlike many existing works, this study considers a number of key factors/prosperities, including scalability, parallelism and routing scheme that could greatly affect the service provided by the network to broadcast messages. Both deterministic and adaptive routing schemes have been included in our analysis. Unlike the previous works, this study considers the issue of broadcast latency at both the network and node levels across different traffic scenarios. Extensive simulation results show that both our suggested adaptive and deterministic algorithms exhibit superior performance characteristics under a wide range of traffic conditions

Item Type: Article
Print ISSN: 1740-0562
Electronic ISSN: 1740-0570
Uncontrolled Keywords: mesh networks; parallel algorithms; broadcast communication; multicomputer networks; network performance; group communication.
University Divisions/Research Centres: Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Creative Industries > School of Computing
Dewey Decimal Subjects: 600 Technology > 620 Engineering > 621 Electronic & mechanical engineering > 621.3 Electrical & electronic engineering > 621.38 Electronics & Communications engineering > 621.382 Communications engineering > 621.3821 Communications networks
Library of Congress Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
Item ID: 3419
Depositing User: Computing Research
Date Deposited: 07 Apr 2010 16:46
Last Modified: 26 Mar 2013 14:10
URI: http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/3419

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