Patent Number: 6,167,058

Title: Media access control protocol

Abstract: A media access control protocol methodology suitable for facilitating client-server interaction in an asymmetric information distribution system, especially an asymmetric information distribution system offering multiple information services.

Inventors: Ward; Christopher (Glen Ridge, NJ), Stephens; William Edward (Belle Mead, NJ), Kalinowski; Miroslaw (Princeton, NJ)

Assignee: Sarnoff Corporation

International Classification: H04L 12/413 (20060101); H04L 12/407 (20060101); H04L 012/413 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2017