DQDBsim is a simulation program for the study of the performance of the Distributed Queue Dual Bus (DQDB) Metropolitan Area Network. The simulation is based on the description of DQDB found in [Ins90]. Only the Queued Arbitrated (QA) service is modeled by DQDBsim the inclusion of Prearbitrated (PA) service is under consideration for inclusion in a future release. This document contains a description of the program instructions for its use details of the formats of input and data files and information on other programs that are used cooperatively with DQDBsim.
Lewis Barnett. DQDBsim User's Manual. Technical paper (TR-95-01). Math and Computer Science Technical Report Series. Richmond, Virginia: Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Richmond, June, 1995.