Patent Number: 7,827,306

Title: Methods and computer program products for route determination

Abstract: Methods and computer program products are provided for improved routing by evaluating routing alternatives based on multiple-path elements. The homing models provide a solution for improved access homing while balancing latency, load-balancing, and diversity needs by viewing each network in isolation or the combination of networks as a single network.

Inventors: Campbell; Gary L. (Allen, TX)

Assignee: Verizon Patent and Licensing Inc.

International Classification: G06F 15/173 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-02 0:00:00