IEEE 802.4


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IEEE 802.4

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MAP was based on the IEEE 802.4 and token bus architecture, while TOP specifies IEEE 802.3 and CSMA/CD at the physical layer.
IBM appears to support the MAP (IEEE 802.4) approach for factory-wide networks, and, as evidenced by the new products, a broadband CATV approach for the lower level supervisory networks.
In June, Interactive Systems/3M introduced a local-area network that reportedly conforms to the IEEE 802.4 and MAP standards, and also meets the specifications of the IEEE 802.3 baseband standard.
The spec supports the ISO-OSI reference model, and conforms to the IEEE 802.4 spec.
According to Jones, VistaNet will utilize an open architecture that the company calls the Gold Book System Architecture, and follows the OSI Layered Model upon which IEEE 802.4 standards are being based.

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