Patent Number: 7,085,284

Title: Prioritization scheme for CSMA/CA

Abstract: A channel access system is described in which a number of slots within a contention window are available for assignment to streaming data transmitters. The other slots are selected by the other transmitters according to a CSMA/CA transmit protocol.

Inventors: Negus; Kevin (Hyattville, WY)

Assignee: Proxim, Inc.

International Classification: H04L 12/43 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/01/02018