The SBus: Sun's high performance system bus for RISC workstations

  • Edward H. Frank
  • Published 1990 in
    Digest of Papers Compcon Spring '90. Thirty-Fifth…


An overview of the design of SBus, Sun's SPARCstation 1 memory and input/output (I/O) expansion bus, is presented. In creating the SBus, the foremost goal was that overall system performance should not suffer because of the SBus design. The next most important goal was that I/O devices, including Ethernet and FDDI, be able to rely on the same high… (More)
DOI: 10.1109/CMPCON.1990.63672


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