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Paul E Stolorz, John K Salmon, Michael S Warren, Jeffrey G Koller, Aric Hagberg, Maksim Yevmenkin, Mark Brady, David Pfitzner, Ted Middleton: Configurable adaptive global traffic control and management. Level 3 Communications, Brian Siritzky, October 26, 2010: US07822871 (162 worldwide citation)

A framework for delivery of Internet content includes a subscriber server network; and at least one domain name server constructed and adapted to provide policy-based domain name service, wherein, in response to a request to resolve a hostname, the domain name server resolves the hostname to at leas ...


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Mark Brady, Maksim Yevmenkin, Paul E Stolorz, John K Salmon, Michael S Warren, Jeffrey Koller, Aric Hagberg, David Pfitzner, Ted Middleton: Policy-based content delivery network selection. Level 3 Communications, Davidson Berquist Jackson & Gowdy, Brian Siritzky, December 28, 2010: US07860964 (117 worldwide citation)

In a framework wherein resources of a content provider may be delivered to clients from different domains, a method distributes the requests based on content-provider policies. In some cases, the domains include at least two distinct content delivery network (CDN) domains. The domains may include a ...


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Paul E Stolorz, John K Salmon, Michael S Warren, Jeffrey G Koller, Maksim Yevmenkin, Mark Brady, David Pfitzner, Ted Middleton, Aric Hagberg: Policy-based content delivery network selection. Level 3 Communications, February 4, 2014: US08645517 (68 worldwide citation)

In a framework wherein resources of a content provider may be delivered to clients from different domains, a method distributes the requests based on content-provider policies. In some cases, the domains include at least two distinct content delivery network (CDN) domains. The domains may include a ...


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Paul E Stolorz, John K Salmon, Michael S Warren, Jeffrey G Koller, Aric Hagberg, Maksim Yevmenkin, Mark Brady, David Pfitzner, Ted Middleton: Distributing requests across multiple content delivery networks based on subscriber policy. Level 3 Communications, December 1, 2015: US09203636 (3 worldwide citation)

A method, operable in a framework wherein resources of a content provider may be delivered to clients from at least two distinct content delivery networks (CDNs). Responsive to a client request, one of the CDNs is selected, the selection being based at least in part on one or more policies set by th ...


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Ted Middleton, Alexander A Kazerani: Intercommunication in the open content delivery network federation. Edgecast Networks, December 16, 2014: US08914814 (3 worldwide citation)

Some embodiments provide a capacity exchange whereby capacity from different content delivery networks (CDNs) can be bought, sold, and traded. The capacity exchange is part of an “Open CDN” platform. The Open CDN platform federates the independent operation of CDNs and other operators and service pr ...


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Ted Middleton, Alexander A Kazerani: Capacity sharing in a federation of distributed platforms. Verizon Digital Media Services, Los Angeles Patent Group, Arman Katiraei, September 6, 2016: US09438444 (2 worldwide citation)

Some embodiments provide a capacity exchange whereby capacity from different content delivery networks (CDNs) can be bought, sold, and traded. The capacity exchange is part of an “Open CDN” platform. The Open CDN platform federates the independent operation of CDNs and other operators of and service ...


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Paul E Stolorz, John K Salmon, Michael S Warren, Jeffrey G Koller, Aric Hagberg, Maksim Yevmenkin, Mark Brady, David Pfitzner, Ted Middleton: Detecting anomalous conditions in a name server network. Level 3 Communications, October 30, 2018: US10116738

A method includes monitoring the operational status of at least some name servers in a name server network. Based on the monitoring, when an error or anomalous condition is detected at a particular name server, creating a policy to indicate the status of the particular name server. The policy is tak ...


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Ted Middleton, Christopher Newton: Network analytics management. Level 3 Communications, March 3, 2011: US20110055386-A1

Embodiments generally disclosed herein include a methods and systems configured for providing network analytics for a content delivery network. The methods and systems include providing a content delivery network comprising at least one content server. The methods and systems further include detecti ...


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Paul E Stolorz, John K Salmon, Michael S Warren, Mark Brady, Maksim Yevmenkin, Jeffrey Koller, Aric Hagberg, David Pfitzner, Ted Middleton: Policy-Based Content Delivery Network Selection. Level 3 Communications, June 16, 2011: US20110145386-A1

In a framework wherein resources of a content provider may be delivered to clients from different domains, a method distributes the requests based on content-provider policies. In some cases, the domains include at least two distinct content delivery network (CDN) domains. The domains may include a ...