Global Patent Index - EP 1066701 A2

EP 1066701 A2 2001-01-10 - SELF PREDICTING COMMUNICATIONS NETWORKS

Title (en)

SELF PREDICTING COMMUNICATIONS NETWORKS

Title (de)

SELBSTVORHERSEHENDE KOMMUNIKATIONSNETZE

Title (fr)

RESEAUX DE COMMUNICATIONS D'AUTO-PREDICTION

Publication

EP 1066701 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 99953178 A

Priority

  • US 9924039 W
  • US 10393698 P
  • US 10546498 P
  • US 41543199 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0022779A2] The invention provides a self-predicting communications network and method, that is, a computer network configured to act as a communications medium and a simulator simultaneously. Such a computer network comprises at least one source unit configured to generate messages, at least one destination unit configured to receive messages, and at least one intermediate device coupled to both the source unit and the destination unit for passing the messages therebetween. The intermediate device is configured to respond to the messages so as to provide future state information of at least a portion of the computer network.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

H04L 12/24; H04Q 3/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G06Q 10/00 (2006.01); G06F 13/00 (2006.01); G06F 19/00 (2006.01); H04L 12/00 (2006.01); H04L 12/24 (2006.01); H04Q 3/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H04L 41/145 (2013.01); H04L 41/147 (2013.01); H04L 41/0213 (2013.01); H04L 41/16 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0022779A3

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 0022779 A2 20000420; WO 0022779 A3 20001109; EA 200000649 A1 20010625; EP 1066701 A2 20010110; JP 2002527994 A 20020827; TW 453067 B 20010901

INPADOC legal status


2002-11-06 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20020501

2001-07-04 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20010509

2001-01-10 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A2

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE