International Standard
ISO/IEC 11518-10:2001
Information technology — High-Performance Parallel Interface — Part 10: 6400 Mbit/s Physical Layer (HIPPI-6400-PH)
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ISO/IEC 11518-10:2001
Edition 1
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ISO/IEC 11518-10:2001
Published (Edition 1, 2001)
This standard was last reviewed and confirmed in 2018. Therefore this version remains current.

ISO/IEC 11518-10:2001

ISO/IEC 11518-10:2001
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This part of ISO/IEC 11518 specifies a physical-level, point-to-point, full-duplex, link interface for reliable, flow-controlled transmission of user data at 6 400 Mbit/s per direction, across distances of up to 1 km. A parallel copper cable interface for distances of up to 40 m is specified. Connections to a separate longer-distance optical interface are provided. Small fixed-size micropackets provide an efficient, low-latency structure for small transfers, and a component for large transfers.

Specifications are included for:

? automatic retransmission to correct flawed data;

? the format of a small data transfer unit called a micropacket;

? a message structure that includes routing information for network applications;

? end-to-end, as well as link-to-link, checksums;

? the timing requirements of the parallel signals;

? a parallel interface using copper coaxial cable;

? connections to a separate local optical interface;

? a link-level protocol tuned for a maximum distance of 1 km.

General information

  •  : Published
     : 2001-03
    : International Standard confirmed [90.93]
  •  : 1
     : 68
  • ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 25
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