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Anthony J Monteiro: Methods and apparatus for providing domain name service based on a client identifier. Cisco Technology, BainwoodHuang, June 5, 2007: US07228359 (205 worldwide citation)

A content distribution system has a DNS server which is configured to provide DNS responses in response to DNS requests, and a device which interconnects between a client and the DNS server. The device includes an interface which communicates with the client, and a controller coupled to the interfac ...


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Trevor Burbridge, Andrea Soppera: Selection of service nodes for provision of services. British Telecommunications, Nixon & Vanderhye PC, July 18, 2017: US09712422

Methods and apparatus are disclosed for enabling selection of a remote service node from a plurality of possible nodes, each capable of providing a service, and each associated with a service node control entity. The method comprises: receiving a user request in respect of a service required by a us ...