US 9,813,322 B2
Sending traffic policies
Vishwas Manral, Palo Alto, CA (US); and James S. Hiscock, Rockport, MA (US)
Assigned to Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development LP, Houston, TX (US)
Appl. No. 14/763,757
Filed by HEWLETT-PACKARD DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, L.P., Houston, TX (US)
PCT Filed Jan. 30, 2013, PCT No. PCT/US2013/023751
§ 371(c)(1), (2) Date Jul. 27, 2015,
PCT Pub. No. WO2014/120141, PCT Pub. Date Aug. 7, 2014.
Prior Publication US 2015/0365344 A1, Dec. 17, 2015
Int. Cl. H04L 12/26 (2006.01); H04L 12/701 (2013.01); H04L 12/801 (2013.01); H04L 12/825 (2013.01); H04L 12/721 (2013.01); H04L 12/803 (2013.01); H04L 12/923 (2013.01); H04L 29/06 (2006.01)
CPC H04L 43/10 (2013.01) [H04L 45/00 (2013.01); H04L 45/66 (2013.01); H04L 47/122 (2013.01); H04L 47/17 (2013.01); H04L 47/266 (2013.01); H04L 47/762 (2013.01); H04L 65/1006 (2013.01)] 15 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A method, comprising:
receiving, at a first router in a network, a message from a device in the network, the message indicating that the device is having a traffic congestion issue;
in response to receipt of the message, identifying, by the first router, a source of the first router's traffic; and
sending, from the first router to a second router located along a route towards the source of the first router's traffic, a traffic policy that addresses the traffic congestion issue to cause the second router to solve the traffic congestion issue.