04769810 is referenced by 145 patents and cites 6 patents.

In a packet switching network, packet monitoring and marking algorithms are used for determining which data packets, received from a customer by an access node, are being transmitted at an excessive transmission rate and accordingly are marked. Additionally every packet from a special customer can be marked. Along in the network, marked packets are dropped where the network is congested along the path being traversed by the data packets.

Title
Packet switching system arranged for congestion control through bandwidth management
Application Number
6/948151
Publication Number
4769810
Application Date
December 31, 1986
Publication Date
September 6, 1988
Inventor
Tibor J Schonfeld
Livingston
NJ, US
David M Lucantoni
Eatontown
NJ, US
Daniel T Luan
East Brunswick
NJ, US
Adrian E Eckberg Jr
Holmdel
NJ, US
Agent
Richard B Havill
Assignee
American Telephone and Telegraph Company AT&T Bell Laboratories
NJ, US
IPC
H04J 3/26
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