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Darren R Kerr, Barry L Bruins: Network flow switching and flow data export. Cisco Systems, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt P C, June 5, 2001: US06243667 (190 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a method and system for switching in networks responsive to message flow patterns. A message “flow” is defined to comprise a set of packets to be transmitted between a particular source and a particular destination. When routers in a network identify a new message flow, they d ...


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Barry L Bruins, Darren R Kerr: Network flow data export. Cisco Technology, Christopher J Palermo, Hickman Palermo Truong & Becker, October 23, 2001: US06308148 (112 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a system for collecting, exporting and using data relating to message flows responsive to message flow patterns in a flow switching network. A router collects and aggregates flow information using a variety of criteria, including (1) ranges of addresses for source and destinat ...


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Darren R Kerr, Barry L Bruins: Network flow switching and flow data report. Cisco Technology, Hickman Palermo Truong & Becker, August 21, 2007: US07260518 (34 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a method and system for switching in networks responsive to message flow patterns. A message “flow” is defined to comprise a set of packets to be transmitted between a particular source and a particular destination. When routers in a network identify a new message flow, they d ...


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Darren R Kerr, Barry L Bruins: Network flow switching and flow data export. Cisco Technology, Hickman Palermo Truong & Becker, May 3, 2005: US06889181 (31 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a method and system for switching in networks responsive to message flow patterns. A message “flow” is defined to comprise a set of packets to be transmitted between a particular source and a particular destination. When routers in a network identify a new message flow, they d ...


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Darren R Kerr, Barry L Bruins: Network flow switching and flow data export. Cisco Technology, Baker Botts L, July 8, 2003: US06590894 (27 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a method and system for switching in networks responsive to message flow patterns. A message “flow” is defined to comprise a set of packets to be transmitted between a particular source and a particular destination. When routers in a network identify a new message flow, they d ...


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Darren R Kerr, Barry L Bruins: Network flow switching and flow data export. Cisco Technology, Baker Botts L, January 6, 2009: US07475156 (10 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a method and system for switching in networks responsive to message flow patterns. A message “flow” is defined to comprise a set of packets to be transmitted between a particular source and a particular destination. When routers in a network identify a new message flow, they d ...


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Darren R Kerr, Barry L Bruins: Network flow switching and flow data export. Cisco Systems, Oblon Spivak Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt PC, December 13, 2001: US20010051865-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a method and system for switching in networks responsive to message flow patterns. A message “flow” is defined to comprise a set of packets to be transmitted between a particular source and a particular destination. When routers in a network identify a new message flow, they d ...


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Darren R Kerr, Barry L Bruins: Method network flow switching and flow data export. Hickman Palermo Truong & Becker, February 3, 2005: US20050027506-A1

The invention provides a method and system for switching in networks responsive to message flow patterns. A message “flow” is defined to comprise a set of packets to be transmitted between a particular source and a particular destination. When routers in a network identify a new message flow, they d ...


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Darren R Kerr, Barry L Bruins: Network flow switching and flow data export. Swernofsky Law Group, December 13, 2001: US20010051864-A1

The invention provides a method and system for switching in networks responsive to message flow patterns. A message “flow” is defined to comprise a set of packets to be transmitted between a particular source and a particular destination. When routers in a network identify a new message flow, they d ...