Method for priority based queuing and assembling of packets

CAFC
  • US 7,944,935 B2
  • Filed: 11/04/2005
  • Issued: 05/17/2011
  • Est. Priority Date: 11/11/2004
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A microprocessor-based method of multiplexing data packets having different assigned priorities, comprising:

  • receiving data packets;

    operating a queue for each different priority of data packet;

    assembling a group of the data packets wherein a first portion of the group is populated with data packets selected from one or more of the queues according to a first rule and a second portion of the group is populated with data packets selected from one or more of the queues according to a second rule; and

    transmitting the group, wherein the size of the first and second portions is adapted according to the delay experienced by data in each queue relative to a delay criterion for the respective queue.

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