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Nils H McCarthy, Brad B Harvell, Lee A Stafford, Gary S Baldus, Michael M Gordon: Domain name resolution resource allocation. Limelight Networks, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, April 27, 2010: US07707314 (153 worldwide citation)

A content delivery network (CDN) for delivering content over the Internet is disclosed in one embodiment. The CDN is configured to deliver content for others and includes a domain resolution service (DNS) server, caching servers and an Internet interface. The DNS server receives a first domain resol ...


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Nathan F Raciborski, Michael M Gordon, Nils H McCarthy, Brad B Harvell: Remote domain name service. Limelight Networks, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, June 1, 2010: US07730187 (106 worldwide citation)

Method and systems to resolve IP addresses in response to domain name resolution requests on a packet-switched network. A request to resolve the domain name is received at a CDN in a second location. The domain name is associated with a content object and is relayed with a terminal device, which rec ...


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Michael Gordon, Nathan Raciborski: Digital rights management license delivery system and method. Limelight Networks, John D Titus, December 18, 2007: US07310729 (102 worldwide citation)

A system for Digital Rights Management (DRM) license delivery is presented in which the license and encrypted content is accessed from a unique download URL address for each unit of encrypted content for each subscriber. The license is delivered only a limited number of times from each URL (typicall ...


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Jason Eggleston, Nils H McCarthy, Bradley B Harvell, Mohan I Kokal: Scaled domain name service. Limelight Networks, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, October 16, 2012: US08291117 (93 worldwide citation)

A method or system for transferring information during the domain name service (DNS) lookup to more effectively utilizing the content delivery network (CDN) is disclosed. Information gathered from DNS request is used to identify information on how to serve the content with a chosen IP address return ...


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Nils H McCarthy, Brad B Harvell, Lee A Stafford, Gary S Baldus, Michael M Gordon: Domain name resolution resource allocation. Limelight Networks, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, June 5, 2012: US08195837 (83 worldwide citation)

A content delivery network (CDN) for delivering content over the Internet is disclosed in one embodiment. The CDN is configured to deliver content for others and includes a domain resolution service (DNS) server, caching servers and an Internet interface. The DNS server receives a first domain resol ...


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Nathan F Raciborski, Wylie Swanson, Jacob S Roersma, Bryan D Black, Albert P Tobey: Partial object distribution in content delivery network. Limelight Networks, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, August 28, 2012: US08255557 (76 worldwide citation)

Techniques for the distribution of content objects in a content delivery network (CDN) are disclosed. In one embodiment, a CDN distribution server detects the availability of a content object and determines whether the content object is a candidate for distribution. The distribution server may detec ...


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Jason Eggleston, Nils McCarthy, Bradley B Harvell, Mohan I Kokal: Scaled domain name service. Limelight Networks, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, July 15, 2014: US08782279 (76 worldwide citation)

A method or system for transferring information during the domain name service (DNS) lookup to more effectively utilizing the content delivery network (CDN) is disclosed. Information gathered from DNS request is used to identify information on how to serve the content with a chosen IP address return ...


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Mohan I Kokal, Bradley B Harvell: Intermediate content processing for content delivery networks. Limelight Networks, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, January 7, 2014: US08626876 (74 worldwide citation)

An intermediate server for handling content requests received from edge servers in a Content Delivery Network (CDN) and accessing and processing content distributed throughout the CDN may include a port that receives a content request from an edge server in a same Point-of-Presence (POP) including a ...


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Nathan F Raciborski, Michael M Gordon, Nils H McCarthy, Brad B Harvell: Domain name service resolver. Limelight Networks, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, August 21, 2012: US08250219 (73 worldwide citation)

A domain name service (DNS) resolver for returning Internet protocol (IP) addresses is provided in some embodiments of the invention. The DNS resolver includes a connection with an Internet application or device, wherein the connection receives domain name resolution requests that originates outside ...


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Nils H McCarthy, Brad B Harvell, Lee A Stafford, Gary S Baldus, Michael M Gordon: Domain name resolution resource allocation. Limelight Networks, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, February 4, 2014: US08645539 (72 worldwide citation)

A content delivery network (CDN) for delivering content over the Internet is disclosed in one embodiment. The CDN includes a domain resolution service (DNS) server, caching servers and an Internet interface. The caching servers correspond to a plurality of addresses. The DNS server receives two doma ...