Patent Number: 8,880,696

Title: Methods for sharing bandwidth across a packetized bus and systems thereof

Abstract: A system, method, and computer readable medium for sharing bandwidth among executing application programs across a packetized bus for packets from multiple DMA channels includes receiving at a network traffic management device first and second network packets from respective first and second DMA channels. The received packets are segmented into respective one or more constituent CPU bus packets. The segmented constituent CPU bus packets are interleaved for transmission across a packetized CPU bus.

Inventors: Michels; Tim S. (Greenacres, WA)

Assignee: F5 Networks, Inc.

International Classification: G06F 15/173 (20060101)

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