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US-9,119,130 Proactive link-estimation in reactive routing networks
In one embodiment, a node in a computer network may receive one or more reactive routing route requests (RREQs) originated by an originating node, and may then...
US-9,119,035 Location-based power management for virtual desktop environments
In one embodiment, an illustrative technique determines when an end-user is within a specified proximity of a client device configured to provide an interface...
US-9,118,944 System and method for rate control in a network environment
A method is provided in one example embodiment and includes receiving video data and gathering statistics associated with the video data. At least some of the...
US-9,118,941 Scrambled packet stream processing
A method for processing a packet-based scrambled stream, the method including receiving a plurality of scrambled packets in a packet stream, descrambling any of...
US-9,118,807 Split frame multistream encode
Presented herein are techniques for creating video for participants in a video conference. A designated primary video stream is decoded and the resulting video...
US-9,118,806 Device and method for multistream bandwidth control in videoconferencing
In one embodiment, an apparatus includes a memory that stores executable instructions and a processor that executes the instructions. The processor may...
US-9,118,717 Delayed network protocol proxy for packet inspection in a network
An intermediary device, which behaves as a proxy for two entities after the entities have established a connection between themselves, is disclosed, as is a...
US-9,118,595 Graceful failover of a principal link in a fiber-channel fabric
In one embodiment, detecting a failure mode of a first communication link on a first port, selecting a second communication link on a second port associated...
US-9,118,588 Virtual console-port management
Techniques are providing for managing and optimizing the configuration of network devices. At a management device in a network, a message is received from a...
US-9,118,572 Redundancy for inter-AS L2VPN service with optimal forwarding
In one embodiment, a particular autonomous system border router (ASBR), in a control-plane media access control (MAC) learning (CPML) network, discovers other...
US-9,118,561 Network switch and method for automatically establishing connection to a wide area network
A network switch is configured to automatically establish a connection to a WAN by determining which of a plurality of ports of the network switch is a current...
US-9,118,541 Interior gateway protocol summarization preserving internet protocol reachability information
In one example embodiment, a system and method is illustrated that includes receiving connectivity data for at least one network device, the connectivity data...
US-9,118,539 Managing grey zones of unreachable nodes in computer networks
In one embodiment, a node (e.g., a root-node) of a currently known directed acyclic graph (DAG) topology of a computer network can identify a sub-DAG of one or...
US-9,118,507 Techniques for message waiting indication support across different protocols
Techniques and systems for inter-working between different protocols are disclosed. In one embodiment, a protocol inter-working system can include: (i) a first...
US-9,118,486 Revocation of public key infrastructure signatures
In one implementation, a public key infrastructure utilizes a two stage revocation process for a set of data. One stage authenticates or revokes the set of data...
US-9,118,461 Code diversity method and system
A software diversity system including an executable provider to provide an executable program including component blocks such that different combinations of...
US-9,117,448 Method and system for speech recognition using social networks
In an example embodiment, there is disclosed an apparatus comprising an audio interface configured to receive an audio signal, a data interface is configured to...
US-9,116,736 Virtualized movement of enhanced network services associated with a virtual machine
In one embodiment, a method comprises detecting an initiation of a movement process of a virtual machine executed by a first physical host to a destination...
US-9,116,313 Silicon photonics structures with pluggable light sources
A pluggable light source device connects in a plug-in engaging manner with an optical modulating device that includes an optical modulator component. The...
US-9,116,263 System and method for detecting a failure in a field replaceable unit
An apparatus is provided in one example embodiment and includes a light guide configured to couple to an electronic unit. The electronic unit is a replaceable...
US-9,113,437 Mobile network operator multihoming and enterprise VPN solution
The disclosed embodiments support mobility internal and external to enterprise networks. Service providers provide mobility by providing Home Agent...
US-9,113,390 Protecting packet traffic in a network including an adaptive bandwidth link
In one embodiment, a packet switching device receives a notification that a link has a diminished packet transport capacity. In response, the packet switching...
US-9,113,376 Multi-interface mobility
Techniques for providing access to cloud services via a plurality of different network interfaces of a client device. In accordance with one example, during...
US-9,113,243 Method and system for obtaining an audio signal
A method and system for obtaining an audio signal. In one embodiment, the method comprises receiving a first sound signal at a first microphone arranged at a...
US-9,113,193 Video content item timeline
In one embodiment, a method includes: querying a database for data related to a video content item currently being displayed on a display device, the video...
US-9,113,184 Delivering an audio video asset
Delivering an audio video asset in a way that makes best use of different delivery mechanisms available.
US-9,113,037 Video conference virtual endpoints
A method and a device providing one virtual endpoint dedicated to serve one particular real endpoint, and the virtual endpoint is typically installed on a...
US-9,112,816 Dynamic EQAM discovery in M-CMTS architecture
In one example, an Edge Quadrature Amplitude Modulation (EQAM) communicates EQAM information to a Modular Cable Modem Termination System (M-CMTS) core using a...
US-9,112,805 Routing messages in a computer network using deterministic and probabilistic source routes
In one embodiment, a data packet message is provided which includes a routing header configured to accommodate both a deterministic source route and a...
US-9,112,788 Bicasting using non-congruent paths in a loop-free routing topology having routing arcs
In one embodiment, a method comprises creating, in a computing network, a loop-free routing topology comprising a plurality of routing arcs for reaching a...
US-9,112,787 First hop load balancing
In an implementation, a packet is received from a network device. A group identifier is retrieved from the received packet. A plurality of layer-2 switch...
US-9,112,770 Method and system for detecting changes in a network using simple network management protocol polling
In an embodiment, methods and systems have been provided for detecting changes in a network using improved Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) polling...
US-9,112,746 Method and system for managing virtual talk groups
A method for managing virtual talk groups includes facilitating communications from a plurality of endpoints via an interoperability system. The plurality of...
US-9,112,724 Minimum disruption MST reconfiguration (MDMR)
In one embodiment, a first multiple spanning tree (MST) region configuration for an MST process may be maintained at a switch in a computer network, where the...
US-9,112,723 Service node using services applied by an application node
Packets are encapsulated and sent from a service node to an application node for applying one or more Layer-4 to Layer-7 services to the packets, with...
US-9,112,713 System and method for efficient point-to-multi-point traffic engineering (P2MP-TE) path protection
A path protection method that includes: establishing a point to multi-point (P2MP) tree spanning from a head node to a plurality of tail nodes, the P2MP tree...
US-9,112,711 Optimizing OTV multicast traffic flow for site local receivers
In one embodiment, a first Edge Device may join a multicast group via a multicast router, wherein the first Edge Device is in a local network and the multicast...
US-9,112,710 System and method for providing smart grid communications and management
A method is provided in one example embodiment and includes receiving phasor measurement unit (PMU) data in a first transmission; converting the first...
US-9,112,632 Supporting efficient and accurate sync/followup timestamps
In one embodiment, a physical (PHY) layer (lower protocol stack layer) of a device may add a timestamp to a received frame, and pass the frame and timestamp up...
US-9,112,555 Transmit correlated array gain reduction
Techniques are presented herein to achieve reduced array gain associated with a transmission made from multiple antennas of a wireless communication device. In...
US-9,111,340 Frequency-modulated watermarking
A method for image processing includes storing a data string and applying a background modulation to an image. The modulation includes a periodic spatial...
US-9,111,138 System and method for gesture interface control
A method is provided in one example and includes generating a histogram associated with at least one object; receiving image data; comparing the image data to...
US-9,111,013 Hierarchical associative memory-based classification system
A system and method for efficiently searching long strings of data, such as network messages, is described. The system preferably includes an associative memory...
US-9,110,905 System and method for assigning network blocks to sensors
A system includes a processor device. The processor device is configured to detect a physical topology of a network comprising hosts and sensors in the network....
US-9,107,151 Wireless system with split control plane and data plane
In one embodiment, a method includes identifying an access point joining a wireless controller in communication with a switch, establishing a control tunnel...
US-9,106,961 Method, system, and apparatus for marking point of interest video clips and generating composite point of...
A method is provided in one example and includes receiving an indication of a start of a point of interest associated with a portion of a video presentation,...
US-9,106,943 Sharing of subscriber-recorded digital video recorder content
Digital data associated with recorded programs are uploaded to a Head End facility from user devices (e.g., set-top boxes) in a media distribution network. The...
US-9,106,793 Method and apparatus for motion based participant switching in multipoint video conferences
In one embodiment, an apparatus comprises a memory that stores executable instructions and a processor that executes the instructions in order to determine, for...
US-9,106,714 Plug and play provisioning of voice over IP network devices
Techniques are provided for sending from a client in a network device a request message configured to request configuration parameters to allow the network...
US-9,106,674 Increasing the number of domain identifiers for use by a switch in an established fibre channel switched fabric
The number of domain identifiers is incrementally increased for use by a switch in an established fiber channel switched fabric. In other words, the number of...
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