06426948 is referenced by 45 patents and cites 4 patents.

According to a broad aspect of a preferred embodiment of the invention, telephone calls, data and other multimedia information is routed through a hybrid network which includes transfer of information across the internet utilizing telephony routing information and internet protocol address information. A fault management solution is provided for the challenges of monitoring service elements for faults and degradation in performance in a hybrid network. Event gathering is performed by software interfaces which communicate directly with the network elements. Correlation is provided by use of a rules based inference engine.

Title
Video conferencing fault management in a hybrid network
Application Number
9/325101
Publication Number
6426948 (B1)
Application Date
June 2, 1999
Publication Date
July 30, 2002
Inventor
Michel K Bowman Amuah
Colorado Springs
CO, US
Agent
Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly
US
Agent
Daphne L Burton
US
Assignee
Accenture
CA, US
IPC
H04L 12/16
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