US Patent No. 9,100,289

CREATING SEARCHABLE AND GLOBAL DATABASE OF USER VISIBLE PROCESS TRACES


Patent No. 9,100,289
Issue Date August 04, 2015
Title Creating Searchable And Global Database Of User Visible Process Traces
Inventorship Anish Mehta, Fremont, CA (US)
Megh Bhatt, Dublin, CA (US)
Rajashekar Reddy, San Jose, CA (US)
Assignee Juniper Networks, Inc., Sunnyvale, CA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 9,100,289

1. A method comprising:
determining, by a controller device for a virtual network, a set of two or more related processes executed by respective devices
in the virtual network, including a first process executed by a first device of a plurality of devices that form a physical
network and a second, different process executed by a second, different device of the plurality of devices, wherein the virtual
network comprises an overlay network formed over the physical network and between virtual switches executed by the plurality
of devices including a first virtual switch executed by the first device and a second virtual switch executed by the second
device, and wherein determining the set of two or more related processes comprises forming the set to include processes that
perform similar operations on different instances of respective data;

receiving, by the controller device, data for the set of two or more related processes from the respective devices; and
aggregating, by the controller device, the data for the set of two or more related processes to form aggregated data for the
set of two or more related processes.