Management of bandwidth allocation in a network server

DC
  • US 8,577,994 B2
  • Filed: 04/26/2012
  • Issued: 11/05/2013
  • Est. Priority Date: 04/18/2000
  • Status: Expired due to Fees
First Claim
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1. A method, comprising:

  • receiving, at a first computer system, information indicating a request to transfer data to a second computer system;

    the first computer system determining a quantity of other data previously transferred to the second computer system; and

    in response to said determining, the first computer system throttling transfer of the data to the second computer system, wherein the throttling is based at least in part on the determined quantity of other data previously transferred to the second computer system and comprises;

    transmitting, to the second computer system, a first portion of the requested data at a first effective rate; and

    determining to delay a transmission of a second, subsequent portion of the requested data to the second computer system in order to cause the second portion to be transmitted to the second computer system at a second effective rate that is slower than the first effective rate.

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