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A system for adjusting the window size of a TCP packet on a packet network including a sending network element in communication with a receiving network element for transmitting and receiving data packets between the sending network element and the receiving network element on the packet network, wherein at least one of the sending network element and the receiving network element is configured to determine network performance information of the packet network; concatenate the network performance information into the data packets; and adjust the window size of the TCP packet based on the network performance information. 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 network elements
Application Number
12/633361
Publication Number
8358580 (B2)
Application Date
December 8, 2009
Publication Date
January 22, 2013
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
CenturyLink Intellectual Property
CO, US
IPC
H04L 12/26
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