Patent Number: 7,752,013

Title: Determining aberrant server variance

Abstract: A method, system, and medium are provided for of identifying one or more servers associated with meaningful variance characteristics, including receiving a set of current performance data associated with a server; comparing at least a portion of the current performance data against former performance data; determining whether the current performance data varies from the former utilization by a threshold amount; and if so, identifying the server as a candidate for potentially approaching operating capacity.

Inventors: Broyles; Daniel Stewart (Olathe, KS)

Assignee: Sprint Communications Company L.P.

International Classification: G06F 11/30 (20060101); G06F 15/173 (20060101); G06F 11/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 7/06/12018