Patent Number: 8,880,699

Title: Mapping services to a transport mechanism

Abstract: Providing a service includes establishing service parameter values for a service, where a service parameter value describes a metric of the service. The service parameter values are mapped to first network parameter values operable to configure a first wide area network port for a first transport mechanism. The service is provided over the first transport mechanism. The service parameter values are mapped to second network parameter values operable to configure a second wide area network port for a second transport mechanism. The service is provided over the second transport mechanism.

Inventors: Colven; David M. (Dallas, TX), Lin; Li-Chang J. (New Hempstead, NY), Bardalai; Snigdho C. (Plano, TX), Jaber; Abed M. (Plano, TX)

Assignee: Fujitsu Limited

International Classification: G06F 15/173 (20060101)

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