US 9,813,291 B2
Shortest path bridging (SPB) configuration of networks using client device access of remote
John Seligson, El Dorado Hills, CA (US); Zenon Kuc, San Jose, CA (US); and John Mead, Fremont, CA (US)
Assigned to Extreme Networks, Inc., San Jose, CA (US)
Filed by Extreme Networks, Inc., San Jose, CA (US)
Filed on Jan. 16, 2017, as Appl. No. 15/407,166.
Application 15/407,166 is a continuation of application No. 14/656,639, filed on Mar. 12, 2015, granted, now 9,549,385.
Claims priority of provisional application 61/969,242, filed on Mar. 23, 2014.
Prior Publication US 2017/0126495 A1, May 4, 2017
This patent is subject to a terminal disclaimer.
Int. Cl. H04L 12/24 (2006.01); H04L 12/46 (2006.01); H04L 12/721 (2013.01); H04W 8/24 (2009.01)
CPC H04L 41/0809 (2013.01) [H04L 12/4633 (2013.01); H04L 12/4679 (2013.01); H04L 45/12 (2013.01); H04L 45/66 (2013.01); H04W 8/24 (2013.01); Y02B 60/43 (2013.01)] 19 Claims
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18. The method of claim 17 wherein the end device includes a first fabric attach agent configured to process networking configuration messages, and wherein the edge configuration device includes a second fabric attach agent configured to process the networking configuration messages.