Method and structure for autoconfiguration of network destinations

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 7580370
APP PUB NO 20030235155A1
SERIAL NO

10176045

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A method (and structure) for determining an optimal routing of data packets to subnet addresses in a network including a plurality of routers interrelated by a defined neighborhood relationship, includes, responsive to learning of a presence of a subnet, determining a distance between the subnet and each router.

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Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATIONARMONK, NY46336

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Boivie, Richard H Monroe , US 38 948
Feldman, Nancy K New City , US 4 69

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