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Christopher Sachse, Timothy Lund: Controlling data collection, manipulation and storage on a network with service assurance capabilities. Accenture, Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly, January 10, 2006: US06985901 (268 worldwide citation)

The present disclosure provides for controlling the collection, manipulation and storage of network performance data and network even data of a network with service assurance capabilities. Upon the receipt of an activation signal, a signal is transmitted to initiate the retrieving of network perform ...


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Steve G Groath, Myke L Miller, Christopher Sachse, Jeremy D Bloom, Leslie T Turkson, Timothy Lund, Patrick J Beskar: Providing an integrated service assurance environment for a network. Accenture, Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly, May 27, 2003: US06571285 (230 worldwide citation)

A method providing service assurance for a network to maintain an agreed upon Quality of Service. First, an alarm is generated to indicate a status of a network. The generation of the alarm comprises selecting a parameter of network to be monitored; determining a triggering level of the parameter; m ...