Method and apparatus for monitoring network traffic

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PATENT NO 7636305
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11156072

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A method of monitoring network traffic flows of network traffic elements between locations in a data communications network is disclosed. The method comprises the step of classifying, as a first flow, traffic elements from a first to a second network location sharing a flow characteristic. The method further comprises the steps of classifying, as a second flow, traffic elements from said second to said first network location sharing said flow characteristic correlating said first and second flows.

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CISCO TECHNOLOGY, INC.SAN JOSE, CA14590

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Aitken, Paul West Linton , GB 7 120
Atkins, Paul Edinburgh , GB 7 90
Hannah, Mark Glasgow , GB 12 121
Johnson, Andrew Scottish Borders , GB 110 720
Lightbody, Katriona Midlothian , GB 2 32
Taylor, George Macrae Edinburgh , GB 2 32

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