06243761 is referenced by 267 patents and cites 5 patents.

A computer implemented method adjusts a Web page including multimedia content according to the effective bandwidth and/or latency monitored on a network path connecting a server computer storing the Web page, and a client computer requesting the Web page. In response to receiving a request for the Web page in the server computer from the client computer, the server computer, or some other computer closely connected to the server computer monitors the effective bandwidth and/or latency of the network path. Using the measured effective bandwidth and/or latency, the content of the Web page is dynamically adjusted by the server computer while sending the Web page to the client.

Title
Method for dynamically adjusting multimedia content of a web page by a server in accordance to network path characteristics between client and server
Application Number
9/48652
Publication Number
6243761 (B1)
Application Date
March 26, 1998
Publication Date
June 5, 2001
Inventor
Lawrence S Brakmo
Cupertino
CA, US
Jeffrey C Mogul
Menlo Park
CA, US
Agent
Pennie & Edmonds
US
Assignee
Digital Equipment Corporation
MA, US
IPC
G06F 15/16
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