07502836 is referenced by 207 patents and cites 70 patents.

An information service provider network includes a content gateway to process requests for information from a client terminal. The content gateway includes a router for receiving a request for information from the client terminal. The request includes a domain name and additional content. The router forwards the request according to the domain name to a selected one of a plurality of processors to further process the request. The selected one of the plurality of processors identifies an information source to satisfy the request in response to the additional content of the request.

Title
System and method for processing a request for information in a network
Application Number
11/268824
Publication Number
7502836 (B1)
Application Date
November 8, 2005
Publication Date
March 10, 2009
Inventor
Scott W Brim
Ithaca
NY, US
Robert M Batz
Raleigh
NC, US
Pranav K Tiwari
Bangalore
IN
Anurag Bhargava
Raleigh
NC, US
Jan Vilhuber
San Luis Obispo
CA, US
Gaurang K Shah
Cary
NC, US
Mauro Zallocco
Apex
NC, US
Tzu Ming Tsang
Chapel Hill
NC, US
Barron C Housel
Chapel Hill
NC, US
Louis F Menditto
Raleigh
NC, US
Agent
Baker Botts L
Assignee
Cisco Technology
CA, US
IPC
G06F 15/16
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