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A system for adjusting the window size of a TCP packet on a packet network including a receiving transport layer device configured to determine network performance information of the packet network; concatenate the network performance information into the data packets; adjust the window size of the TCP packet based on the network performance information; a non-transport layer device in communication with the receiving transport layer device for receiving the data packets; and a transport layer device in communication with the non-transport layer device, wherein the non-transport layer device forwards the data packets on to the transport layer device. A method for adjusting the window size of a TCP packet on a packet network is also included.

Title
System and method for adjusting the window size of a TCP packet through remote network elements
Application Number
11/809913
Publication Number
8098579 (B2)
Application Date
May 31, 2007
Publication Date
January 17, 2012
Inventor
Cadathur V Chakravarthy
Overland Park
KS, US
Robert J Morrill
Overland Park
KS, US
Michael K Bugenhagen
Olathe
KS, US
Amar N Ray
Shawnee
KS, US
Agent
Patton Boggs
Assignee
Embarq Holdings Company
KS, US
IPC
H04L 12/26
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