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An address of a server that should supply an information object or service to a requester is returned in response to a request therefor. The address of the server that is returned is an optimal server selected according to specified performance metrics. The specified performance metrics may include one or more of an average delay from the server to another, average processing delays at the server, reliability of a path from the server to another, available bandwidth in said path, and loads on the server.

Title
System and method for information object routing in computer networks
Application Number
10/241767
Publication Number
7552233 (B2)
Application Date
September 10, 2002
Publication Date
June 23, 2009
Inventor
Bradley R Smith
Santa Cruz
CA, US
J J Garcia Luna Aceves
San Mateo
CA, US
Jyoti Raju
San Jose
CA, US
Agent
Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman
Assignee
Adara Networks
CA, US
IPC
G06F 15/173
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