Method and device for managing priority during the transmission of a message

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 7769027
APP PUB NO 20050117589A1
SERIAL NO

10915950

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Method of managing priority during the transmission of a message, in an interconnections network comprising at least one transmission agent which comprises at least one input and at least one output, each input comprising a means of storage organized as a queue of messages. A message priority is assigned during the creation of the message, and a queue priority equal to the maximum of the priorities of the messages of the queue is assigned to at least one queue of messages of an input. A link priority is assigned to a link linking an output of a first transmission agent to an input of a second transmission agent, equal to the maximum of the priorities of the queues of messages of the inputs of said first agent comprising a first message destined for that output of said first agent which is coupled to said link, and the priority of the link is transmitted to that input of said second agent which is coupled to the link.

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
ARTERIS78284 GUYANCOURT CEDEX7
QUALCOMM TECHNOLOGIES, INC.SAN DIEGO, CA, US72

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Boucard, Philippe Le Chesnay, FR 40 192
Douady, Cesar Orsay, FR 18 143

Cited Art Landscape

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PANASONIC CORPORATION (1)
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INTEL CORPORATION (1)
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AVAYA INC. (1)
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POINT REYES NETWORKS, INC. (1)
* 6570883 Packet scheduling using dual weight single priority queue 70 1999
 
GOOGLE TECHNOLOGY HOLDINGS LLC (1)
6400720 Method for transporting variable length and fixed length packets in a standard digital transmission frame 61 1999
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Sonics, Inc. (1)
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SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD. (1)
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QUALCOMM TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (2)
* 8441931 Method and device for managing priority during the transmission of a message 2 2010
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Arteris A.S. (1)
* 2013/0235,879 Method And Device For Managing Priority During The Transmission Of A Message 0 2013
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