Patent Number: 7,133,372

Title: Reducing power consumption in packet based networks with Quality of Service (QoS) features

Abstract: A method includes combining at least two separate user information packets into a transmission packet by an information-processing unit, wherein the information-processing unit saves power by eliminating at least one power up cycle and one power down cycle by transmitting the transmission packet.

Inventors: Glendining; Duncan (Chandler, AZ), Keshavachar; Bhaktha R. (Chandler, AZ)

Assignee: Intel Corporation

International Classification: G08C 17/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-07 0:00:00