Wireless network system and method for providing same

  • US 6,044,062 A
  • Filed: 12/06/1996
  • Issued: 03/28/2000
  • Est. Priority Date: 12/06/1996
  • Status: Expired due to Term
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1. A wireless network system comprising:

  • a server including a server controller and a server radio modem, said server controller implementing a server process that includes the control of said server radio modem, said server process including the receipt and transmission of data packets via said server radio modem;

    a plurality of clients each including a client controller and a client radio modem, said client controller implementing a client process that includes the control of said client radio modem, said client process including the receipt and transmission of data packets via said client radio modem, wherein said client process of each of said clients initiates and selects a radio transmission path to said server that is one of a direct link to said server and an indirect link to said server through at least one the remainder of said plurality of clients; and

    wherein said selected link to said server is a link utilizing the least number of other clients,whereby said transmission path from said client to said server is optimized.

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