The System Architecture of the Heidelberg Transport System

  title={The System Architecture of the Heidelberg Transport System},
  author={Lars C. Wolf and Ralf G. Herrtwich},
  journal={Operating Systems Review},
HeiTS, the Heidelberg Transport System, is designed for communication of continuous-media data. The purpose of HeiTS is the exchange of digital audio and video with quality of service guarantees. The system environment of HeiTS has to coordinate real-time and non-real-time functions. Most parts of HeiTS run in user space; it uses some kernel-based mechanisms such as a real-time CPU scheduler and device drivers. On top of HeiTS exists a control system which allows for the construction of… CONTINUE READING

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