Patent Number: 8,880,691

Title: Confidence based network management

Abstract: A method, apparatus, and machine readable storage medium is disclosed for managing a communication network wherein statistics are collected and next expected values for the statistics are calculated based on batch mean and confidence interval calculations and an alarm is raised if the next expected value exceeds a threshold.

Inventors: Duvnjak; Dejan (Kanata, CA)

Assignee: Alcatel Lucent

International Classification: G06F 15/173 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-04 0:00:00