US Patent No: 4,816,993

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Parallel processing computer including interconnected operation units

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A plurality of operation units are connected to one another. The operation units include a processor, a buffer memory, and a data transfer control circuit connected between the processor and the buffer memory for controlling the data input-output with the buffer memories in the other of the operation units. The buffer memories and the data transfer control circuit are connected with one another by data buses, respectively.

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HITACHI, LTD.TOKYO31415

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Harada, Twao Mito, JP 1 39
Nagaoka, Yukio Kyoto, JP 23 206
Takahashi, Fumio Yokohama, JP 127 479

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