US Patent No. 10,797,899

REGIONCAST TRAFFIC DELIVERY


Patent No. 10,797,899
Issue Date October 06, 2020
Title Regioncast Traffic Delivery
Inventorship Michael S. Feeney, Farmington, UT (US)
Matthew J. Reimann, Draper, UT (US)
Thomas R. Giallorenzi, Sandy, UT (US)
Brian Thorp, Sandy, UT (US)
Chad S. Komer, Tooele, UT (US)
Charles C. Hardy, Sandy, UT (US)
Stephen M. Dudley, South Jordan, UT (US)
Assignee L3 TECHNOLOGIES, INC., New York, NY (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,797,899

1. A method of sending data on a network based on limiting data based on a distance between a sender of the data and one or more receivers of the data, the method comprising:determining a maximum distance that a message should travel in a network from a sender to one or more receivers, wherein determining the maximum distance that a message should travel in a network from a sender to one or more receivers is based on a distance for a pre-determined portion of all messages in a particular set of messages for a particular sender;
configuring a distance property or distance proxy property conforming with the determined distance; and
sending the message by transmitting the message in a fashion that causes the message to be carried on the network in compliance with the configured distance property or distance proxy property.