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Receive Side Packet Reorganization and Reassembly to Facilitate Better Protocol Processing

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000009605D
Publication Date: 2002-Sep-04

Publishing Venue

The IP.com Prior Art Database

Abstract

Disclosed is a method that reduces the number of packets delivered to an operating system for a given protocol, by combining them into a single packet for a given header. Benefits include a reduction in CPU utilization and packet protocol processing overhead.