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Methods and systems for network traffic management are provided. A content distribution network application manages data in a cache. A network rate shaper application controls and manages requests for access to an external network connection. The content distribution network application determines priorities associated with requests and communicates these priorities to the rate shaper application. The rate shaper application adjusts access levels or data transfer rates for the requests based on the received priorities.

Title
Methods and systems for managing network traffic
Application Number
10/409529
Publication Number
7680897 (B1)
Application Date
April 8, 2003
Publication Date
March 16, 2010
Inventor
Robert Drew Major
Orem
UT, US
Stephen R Carter
Spanish Fork
UT, US
Agent
Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A
Assignee
Novell
UT, US
IPC
G06F 15/173
G06F 15/16
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