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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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Bryan Black, Jacob S Roersma, Jared Boelens, Luke Knol, Neil Dunbar, Sig Lange, Wylie Swanson: Policy based processing of content objects in a content delivery network using mutators. Limelight Networks, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, December 24, 2013: US08615577 (68 worldwide citation)

A method for processing content objects with resources associated with a content delivery network (CDN) having a plurality of geographically distributed points of presence (POPs) is disclosed. The resources are enrolled to be accessible from the CDN. Each resource is categorized using tags that cate ...


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Bryan Black, Jacob S Roersma, Jared Boelens, Neil Dunbar, Sig Lange, Wylie Swanson: Multicast mapped look-up on content delivery networks. Limelight Networks, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, June 4, 2013: US08458290 (68 worldwide citation)

A method and system for flexibly processing content objects is disclosed. A content object is stored on one of a plurality of storage devices. A request is received for the content object. Information corresponding to the requested object (e.g., a unique identifier) is transmitted to one or more con ...


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Bryan Black, Jacob S Roersma, Jared Boelens, Neil Dunbar, Sig Lange, Wylie Swanson: Content replication workflow in content delivery networks. Limelight Networks, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, August 27, 2013: US08521813 (66 worldwide citation)

A method for populating edge servers within a content delivery network (CDN) having a plurality of points of presence (POPs) is disclosed. A first function is performed that gathers popularity information for a content object. Popularity trends for the popularity information are determined through a ...


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Neil Dunbar, Bryan Black, Jacob Roersma, Luke Knol, Jared Boelens, Wylie Swanson, Sig Lange: Policy management for content storage in content delivery networks. Limelight Networks, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, July 2, 2013: US08478858 (66 worldwide citation)

A method for processing content objects with a content delivery network (CDN) having a plurality of geographically distributed points of presence is disclosed. Selection of a policy is received from a plurality of policies, where the plurality of policies define processes to perform on content objec ...


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Bryan Black, Jacob S Roersma, Jared Boelens, Luke Knol, Neil Dunbar, Sig Lange, Wylie Swanson: Content processing between locations workflow in content delivery networks. Limelight Networks, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, March 12, 2013: US08396970 (65 worldwide citation)

A method for processing content objects within a content delivery network (CDN) having a plurality of points of presence (POPs) in different defined geographies is disclosed. A content object is gathered from one of the plurality of POPs in a first defined geography. It is determined that a processi ...


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Bryan Black, Jacob S Roersma, Jared Boelens, Neil Dunbar, Sig Lange, Wylie Swanson: Distributed landing pad and brick topology for content storage in content delivery networks. Limelight Networks, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, October 16, 2012: US08291083 (10 worldwide citation)

A method for ingest of content for a content delivery network (CDN) having a plurality of geographically distinct points of presence (POPs). A first landing-pad application program interface (API) is hosted and accessible from a first POP. A second landing-pad API is hosted and accessible from a sec ...


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Wylie Swanson, Bryan D Black, Nathan F Raciborski, Jacob S Roersma, Colin Rasor, Albert P Tobey: Enhanced anycast for edge server selection. Limelight Networks, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, June 12, 2012: US08199752 (8 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for gathering distributed information to improve routing that uses Anycast for assigning deliveries between a number of geographically-distant points of presence (POPs) are disclosed. The POPs share the same Internet protocol (IP) address. According to Anycast resolution, the Int ...


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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, January 3, 2012: US08090863 (5 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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Wylie Swanson, Bryan D Black, Nathan F Raciborski, Jacob S Roersma, Colin Rasor, Albert P Tobey: Real-time message queuing for a processing ring. Limelight Networks, Kilpatrick Townsend Stockton, December 17, 2013: US08612622 (3 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for gathering distributed information from a number of data agents for a messaging queue, which is coupled to a number of processing subscribers is disclosed. The data agents provide their gathered information to an interface defined by an API. The gathered data may be reformatte ...