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System and method for a media access control scheduler for a long term
evolution unlicensed network environment
An example method is provided in one example embodiment and may determining, by a first communication device, whether one or more other communication devices...
Coordinated second-screen advertisement
An application on a second-screen device can receive an advertisement stream and an interactive component. The application can display at least a partial...
Chroma information signaling for video streams
Embodiments of systems and methods for signaling chroma information for a picture in a compressed video stream are provided. One system embodiment, among...
Remote magnification and optimization of shared content in online meeting
Presented herein are techniques to improve content sharing in online conference meetings/sessions. A first request is received from a first attendee device...
Location aware service instance discovery
Network elements provide associated client devices querying for network services with one or more lists of services in accordance with a physical location of...
System and method for providing intelligent chunk duration
A method is provided in one example embodiment and includes receiving analytics information for a video file at a transcoder, the analytics information includes...
Smart virtual private network
In one implementation, a policy server establishes a smart virtual private network between two client devices. The smart virtual private network includes a...
Reduced authentication times in constrained computer networks
In one embodiment, a capable node in a low power and lossy network (LLN) may monitor the authentication time for one or more nodes in the LLN. The capable node...
Techniques for auto-detecting positions in a multi-resource login control
of instant messaging
Techniques are provided for delivering messages to users of client devices in a network. At a server device in a network, location information of each of a...
Intelligent handling of virtual machine mobility in large data center
At a physical device in a network configured to host a virtual switch and one or more virtual machines, a packet is received at the virtual switch from a source...
Distributed fibre channel forwarder
A distributed Fiber Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) Forwarder (FCF) and a distributed Fiber Channel Switch are described. The Distributed FCF is realized by...
Redirection of requests for target addresses
In one embodiment, a first network device may receive a request for an identifier of at least one target to service a client. The first network device may...
Path computation element proxying for deterministic wireless networks
In one embodiment, an agent device discovers a set of path computation elements (PCEs) and corresponding available capabilities and resources, and determines...
Measuring latency within a networking device
Presented herein are techniques to measure latency associated with packets that are processed within a network device. A packet is received at a component of a...
Zero touch deployment of multi-tenant services in a home network
An example method for zero touch deployment of multi-tenant services in a home network environment is provided and includes receiving router configuration...
Efficient use of dynamic host configuration protocol in low power and
In one embodiment, each of a plurality of devices in a computer network is configured to i) transmit a unicasted dynamic host configuration protocol (DHCP)...
Adaptive equalization in coherent receivers using a Stokes space update
A coherent optical receiver including an optical transducer, an adaptive filter, and a processor updates the adaptive filter according to a metric derived in...
2.times.40 Gbps BiDi optical transceiver
An apparatus, system and method for facilitating higher bandwidth communication in a data center using existing multi-mode fibers. A first transceiver within a...
Facilitating communication between memory devices of different
According to one embodiment, an apparatus comprises one or more memory devices and one or more processors coupled to a circuit board. The memory devices are...
Optimizing handling of virtual machine mobility in data center
Techniques are provided for sending address information of virtual machines to a physical switch. A migration of a virtual machine to a physical server is...
Filter bracket mount for existing antenna pole mount
A mounting system may be provided. The mounting system may comprise a first device mounting bracket. In addition, the mounting system may comprise a plurality...
Overlaying receive schedules for energy-constrained devices in
In one embodiment, a time at which a first device in a frequency-hopping communication network is expected to transmit a data message is determined. A first...
Timeslot distribution in a distributed routing protocol for deterministic
In one embodiment, a particular node operates a distributed routing protocol in a shared-media communication network, and distributes timeslot allocations using...
Network assisted access network selection enhancements for a
machine-to-machine wireless network environment
A method provided in one embodiment and includes receiving, at a first network element, a first resource indicator indicative of a first resource capability of...
Region-based route discovery in reactive routing networks
In one embodiment, a region anchor node may receive a unicasted route request (RREQ) for a target node. The region anchor node may then flood the RREQ to a...
Method for managing load balance in a cellular heterogeneous network
A method is provided for managing load balance in cellular heterogeneous networks. The method comprises: providing a plurality of spectrum carriers for...
Map your movie
A method of displaying an interactive geographical representation associated with a video content item is described. The method includes: playing the video...
Mid-GOP fast channel-change
A system comprising a decoder to receive an encoded video stream including video frames including reference and non-reference frames, and decode the reference...
Media detection and packet distribution in a multipoint conference
A method includes receiving a plurality of audio signals. Each of the plurality of audio signals includes audio packets, wherein one or more audio packets from...
Enabling mobile applications to acquire a MAC address for obtaining
Techniques are presented to enable a network element in a network to receive a request from an application on a device, the request being encapsulated in a...
Method for optimizing WAN traffic
A local stream store of a local proxy caches one or more streams of data transmitted over the WAN to a remote proxy, where each stream is stored in a continuous...
Techniques for improved run time trustworthiness
Techniques are presented herein for attesting the trustworthiness of devices in a secure network during run-time operation. A security management device is...
Method of selectively and seamlessly segregating SAN traffic in I/O
Methods and apparatus for segregating traffic are disclosed. In accordance with one embodiment, a traffic splitter identifies a set of links coupled to the...
Exporting real time network traffic latency and buffer occupancy
Techniques are presented herein to facilitate the monitoring of occupancy of a buffer in a network device. Packets are received at a network device. Information...
Hierarchical load balancing in a network environment
An example method for load balancing in a network environment is provided and includes receiving a packet from a first stage load-balancer in a network...
Device driver for a software router
The embodiments described herein provide mechanism that allows an embedded router software image to run in the user application memory space of a general...
Switch management system and method
Methods and systems for managing a service provider switch are provided. According to one embodiment, a method is provided for provisioning a switch with a...
Network device configuration by mobile device
In one implementation, a wireless network device is automatically accessed and configured through a mobile device. The mobile device receives provisioning data...
Extending routing rules from external services
Techniques are disclosed to extend routing rules from external services. A request is received to modify a specified rule in a network element of a network. The...
Detection of repair nodes in networks
An apparatus and method for detection of repair nodes in a network. In one embodiment of the method, a first node generates a first message and a second...
System and apparatus for network device heat management
Embodiments relate generally to network system and apparatus for heat management of high volume network devices. More specifically, disclosed are system and...
Automated patron guidance
In one embodiment, a method comprises determining, by a first access network computing node at a venue, a position of a person based on an image of the person...
Application context transfer for distributed computing resources
In one embodiment, a universal programming module on a first device collects context and state information from a local application executing on the first...
Optimized multicast routing in a Clos-like network
Techniques are provided for optimizing multicast routing in a network. At a router device, a message is sent to one or more physical devices. The message is...
Distributed bi-directional flow control in wireless mesh networks
A distributed, bi-directional congestion control and starvation avoidance system for wireless mesh networks. In particular implementations, the nodes of the...
Personalized phone registration based on virtual desktop infrastructure
Techniques are provided for a client device accessing a host virtual desktop (HVD) server in a network. At the client device, a session is initiated with the...
Hybrid fibre channel storage with end-to-end storage provisioning and
external connectivity in a storage area...
An example method for hybrid Fiber Channel (FC) storage with end-to-end storage provisioning and external connectivity in a storage area network (SAN)...
Cross-validation of a learning machine model across network devices
In one embodiment, a first network device receives a notification that the first network device has been selected to validate a machine learning model for a...
System and method for managing access for trusted and untrusted
A method is provided in one example embodiment and includes identifying a network location of an endpoint, which is attempting to initiate an application;...
Cell forwarding order selection for sending packets
In one embodiment, packets are sent a packet switching mechanism of a packet switching device, which includes partitioning each particular packet into a...