2.1. About the functions

You can consider the AMBA Network Interconnect to be built from functions that each have their own transfer function. A transfer function can be:

In addition, within a domain, a switch, or multiple switches, can exist to enable routing paths between any slave interface to any master interface.

The functions are configured into routing switches or Interface Blocks (IBs) and you can use AMBA Designer to create highly complex topologies using these modules. See the AMBA Designer (ADR-301) User Guide and AMBA Network Interconnect (NIC-301) Supplement to AMBA Designer (ADR-301) User Guide for more information.

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