Patent Number: 7,822,789

Title: System and method of providing performance data

Abstract: A method of providing performance data is disclosed that includes receiving a performance data request at a set-top box device from customer premises equipment. The performance data request identifies a first performance data measurement and the first performance data measurement is related to a performance aspect of the set-top box device. The method also includes identifying a first portion of a data structure that includes the first performance data measurement. The data structure further includes a second portion designated for a second performance data measurement. The data structure is stored at a data storage device associated with the set-top box device. Further, the method includes retrieving the first performance data measurement from the data storage device based on the first portion of the data structure and sending data associated with the first performance data measurement from the set-top box device to the customer premises equipment.

Inventors: Jiang; Baofeng (Pleasanton, CA)

Assignee: AT&T Intellectual Property I, L.P.

International Classification: G06F 7/00 (20060101); G06F 17/30 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-26 0:00:00