Distribution of data transfer load when transmitting layer-3 datagrams on a layer-2 network

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An edge router which associates multiple virtual circuits (e.g., PVCs) with an internet protocol (IP) route. The data transfer load on the IP route is distributed on the virtual circuits. As a result, high aggregate effective bandwidth can be provided between edge routers, potentially without having to use a correspondingly high bandwidth physical connections.

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CISCO TECHNOLOGY INC170 WEST TASMAN DRIVE SAN JOSE CA 95134

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Phadnis, Amit S Bangalore, IN 15 109
Shenoy, Sudhakar Bangalore, IN 12 139

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