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Adrian E Eckberg Jr, Daniel T Luan, David M Lucantoni, Tibor J Schonfeld: Packet switching system arranged for congestion control. American Telephone and Telegraph Company AT&T Bell Laboratories, Richard B Havill, September 6, 1988: US04769811 (171 worldwide citation)

A method for controlling congestion in a packet switching network uses a packet dropping algorithm to determine when to drop a marked packet wherever the network is congested at any point along the path being traversed by the marked packet.


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Adrian E Eckberg Jr, Daniel T Luan, David M Lucantoni, Tibor J Schonfeld: Packet switching system arranged for congestion control through bandwidth management. American Telephone and Telegraph Company AT&T Bell Laboratories, Richard B Havill, September 6, 1988: US04769810 (145 worldwide citation)

In a packet switching network, packet monitoring and marking algorithms are used for determining which data packets, received from a customer by an access node, are being transmitted at an excessive transmission rate and accordingly are marked. Additionally every packet from a special customer can b ...