Patent Number: 7,272,648

Title: Network monitoring device and method

Abstract: Network monitoring device and method whereby the user can be given an alarm before a guaranteed limit of packet routing is exceeded. Counting section counts the number of nodes based on packets exchanged between the nodes, and comparing section compares the node count with an allowable value. If the node count is larger than the allowable value, alarm output section outputs a message that the node count is excessively large.

Inventors: Kawasaki; Atsushi (Kawasaki, JP), Shimadoi; Toru (Kawasaki, JP)

Assignee: Fujitsu Limited

International Classification: G06F 15/173 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-09-18 0:00:00