Patent Number: 7,046,628

Title: Apparatus and method for just-in-time transfer of transmit commands to a network interface

Abstract: A network driver provides additional transmit commands to a network interface when the number of transmit commands at the network interface falls below a specified threshold.

Inventors: Luhmann; Patrick J. (Hillsboro, OR), Connor; Patrick L. (Portland, OR)

Assignee: Intel Corporation

International Classification: H04J 3/14 (20060101); H04L 12/56 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/16/02018