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The MarkI PCI-Link Switch
The CLAN switch was constructed in a short timescale. It re-uses the line card modules of the NIC; interconnected using an analogue crossbar switch matrix. It is likely that the next switch design can be implemented in a single FPGA.
Please note that the techniques disclosed here have been the subject of patent applications
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