07808918 is referenced by 110 patents and cites 261 patents.

A system for dynamically shaping data packet traffic on a packet network including at least one customer access node for communicating the data packets on the packet network; at least one customer premises equipment in communication with the at least one customer access node; at least one Internet gateway for communicating the data packets from an Internet, the at least one Internet gateway in communication with the at least one customer access node through the packet network; and at least one data packet rate shaper in communication with the at least one Internet gateway for shaping the rates of transmission of the data packets through the packet network based on network performance data transmitted by the at least one customer access node to the Internet gateway. A method for dynamically shaping data packet traffic on a packet network is also included.

Title
System and method for dynamically shaping network traffic
Application Number
11/809910
Publication Number
7808918 (B2)
Application Date
May 31, 2007
Publication Date
October 5, 2010
Inventor
Michael K Bugenhagen
Olathe
KS, US
Agent
Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal
Assignee
Embarq Holdings Company
KS, US
IPC
H04L 29/02
H04L 12/26
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