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US-9,755,926 Efficiently utilizing probe packets within a network
According to one aspect, a method includes monitoring traffic between a first network element and a second network element, and determining when no packets have...
US-9,755,858 Programmable infrastructure gateway for enabling hybrid cloud services in a network environment
An example method for a programmable infrastructure gateway for enabling hybrid cloud services in a network environment is provided and includes receiving an...
US-9,755,843 System and method for providing policy charging and rules function discovery in a network environment
A method is provided in one example embodiment and may include establishing a first binding for a first session for a UE, wherein the first binding includes, at...
US-9,755,752 Method for manufacturing an optical communication device
A method of manufacturing an optical communication device aligns an optical sub-assembly and an optical modulator on a carrier wafer. A first sub-mount supports...
US-9,750,022 High-density wireless band steering based on wireless device address
In one embodiment, a method comprises determining, by an apparatus, a pattern of frequency band capabilities of wireless client devices relative to respective...
US-9,749,367 Virtualization of physical spaces for online meetings
An online collaborative meeting is established, utilizing at least one meeting server, where the meeting includes a plurality of meeting endpoints that...
US-9,749,337 System and apparatus for rogue VoIP phone detection and managing VoIP phone mobility
A method and a system track network access information for authorized network devices. The access information facilitates tracking movement of the device...
US-9,749,259 Flexible deterministic binary scheduler
A method for allocating port assignments for transmitting a reserved network stream across a network node comprises determining a cycle time associated with a...
US-9,749,254 Hierarchical scheduler for deterministic networking
In one embodiment, a method is disclosed in which a device identifies a set of data stream rates for a plurality of data streams. A Huffman tree is constructed...
US-9,749,229 Forwarding packets with encapsulated service chain headers
In one embodiment, a device in a network receives a packet that includes a forwarding label for a service in a service chain. The packet encapsulates a service...
US-9,749,227 MPLS segment-routing
MPLS segment routing is disclosed. In one embodiment, a first core router generates a first data structure that maps first portcodes to respective identities of...
US-9,749,217 Technique for selecting a path computation element based on response time delay
A technique efficiently selects a path computation element (PCE) to compute a path between nodes of a computer network. The PCE selection technique is...
US-9,749,188 Predictive networking architecture for next-generation multiservice, multicarrier WANs
In one embodiment, network traffic data is received regarding traffic flowing through one or more routers in a network. A future traffic profile through the one...
US-9,749,187 Segment routing into a label distribution protocol domain
A method, apparatus and memory for forwarding packets through a network domain containing nodes that are label distribution protocol (LDP) enabled and nodes...
US-9,749,042 Channel validation in optical networks using multi-channel impairment evaluation
In an optical communication network that includes a plurality of interconnected network nodes, a method includes storing in each network node, and for each...
US-9,747,723 Augmented reality for video system
In one embodiment, a method includes: displaying an event on a first display device associated with a client device, the event comprising at least one video...
US-9,747,471 Secure switch between modes
A state sensitive device is described, the device including a state register which stores a record of the effective-state of the device, a mask field having a...
US-9,747,445 Method and apparatus for retroactively detecting malicious or otherwise undesirable software as well as clean...
Techniques are provided for the detection of malicious software (malware) on a general purpose computing device. A challenge in detecting malicious software is...
US-9,747,362 Data center capability summarization
A method for summarizing capabilities in a hierarchically arranged data center includes receiving capabilities information, wherein the capabilities information...
US-9,747,240 Dynamic connection of PCIe devices and functions to an array of hosts
Systems and methods for connecting a device to one of a plurality of processing hosts. A virtual interface card (VIC) adapter learns the number and location of...
US-9,747,172 Selective access to executable memory
In an embodiment, a data processing method comprises: in a computer executing a supervisor program, the supervisor program establishing different memory access...
US-9,746,700 Silicon photonic hybrid polarization demultiplexer
An optical demultiplexer that includes at least one a hybrid phase shifter configured to receive a light signal over a fiber element, the light signal including...
US-9,742,798 Mitigating neighbor discovery-based denial of service attacks
In one embodiment, a device in a network determines whether a destination address of a packet received by the device is within a neighbor discovery (ND) cache...
US-9,742,700 Method and apparatus for enabling communications and features in storage area networks
In one embodiment, a method for enabling communication between two network fiber channel (FC) switches, includes: receiving at least one protocol frame at a...
US-9,742,678 E-tree service with optimal forwarding in EVPN
In one embodiment, when an ingress provider edge (PE) device of a computer network domain receives a frame at the ingress PE device destined to a destination...
US-9,742,670 Non-eligible distance vector protocol paths as backup paths
In one embodiment, non-eligible distance vector protocol paths are used as backup paths. In one embodiment, the distance vector protocol is Enhanced Interior...
US-9,740,378 Collaboration content sharing
In one embodiment, a device including a communication interface to receive a notification during a collaboration event that there is at least one content item...
US-9,736,065 Level of hierarchy in MST for traffic localization and load balancing
In one embodiment, a multiple spanning tree (MST) region is defined in a network, where the MST region includes a plurality of network nodes interconnected by...
US-9,736,056 Centralized predictive routing using delay predictability measurements
In one embodiment, a central device receives a routing strategy instruction that specifies a predictability threshold for communication delays in the network....
US-9,736,054 Multicast active source discovery and management for layer-2 interconnect solutions
Methods and systems may be provided for installing a route entry associated with multicast traffic to a memory. Client devices may be notified of the route...
US-9,736,027 Centralized enterprise image upgrades for distributed campus networks
System, method, and computer program product to perform an operation, comprising establishing a connection between a primary intermediate branch director (IBD)...
US-9,735,957 Group key management and authentication schemes for mesh networks
According to one embodiment, techniques are provided to enable secure communication among devices in a mesh network using a group temporal key. An authenticator...
US-9,735,956 Key ladder apparatus and method
In one embodiment a method, apparatus and system for is described for receiving a first input including a first decryption key and a second input including an...
US-9,735,888 Control of LO signal frequency offset between optical transmitters and receivers
In an optical receiver, an optical local oscillator (LO) frequency is generated. A modulated optical frequency is received at the optical receiver. An LO-signal...
US-9,735,876 Calibrating an apparatus supporting pluggable optics
Embodiments of the present disclosure provide techniques and an apparatus for partitioning calibration data into line card and pluggable properties and...
US-9,735,814 High power efficient amplification at cable modems through digital pre-distortion and machine learning in cable...
An example method for facilitating a high power efficient amplifier through digital pre-distortion (DPD) in cable network environments is provided and includes...
US-9,734,676 Visual indication of data center conditions
In one embodiment, an apparatus is disclosed that includes one or more device interfaces, a processor coupled to the one or more device interfaces and...
US-9,734,457 Learning data processor for distributing learning machines across large-scale network infrastructures
In one embodiment, a learning data processor determines a plurality of machine learning features in a computer network to collect. Upon receiving data...
US-9,733,973 Automatically determining sensor location in a virtualized computing environment
A virtualized computing system including software sensors captures network data from one or more traffic flows the sensors. The captured network data from a...
US-9,733,868 Methods and apparatus for implementing exchange management for virtualization of storage within a storage area...
Methods and apparatus for managing exchanges in a network device of a storage area network are disclosed. In a first "host-side" exchange initiated by an...
US-9,733,845 Shared virtualized local storage
An embedded processing unit (eCPU) processes an input/output (I/O) request from a host using a virtual storage controller. The eCPU associates a virtual network...
US-9,733,807 Techniques to handle multimedia questions from attendees in an online meeting
An attendee device in an online meeting displays content from a presenter device in a shared area of an attendee device display. The attendee device detects...
US-9,729,565 Provisional bot activity recognition
In one implementation, a network device is configured to monitor communications associated with an endpoint and identify domain name service messages in the...
US-9,723,538 Systematic neighbor detection in shared media computer networks
In one embodiment, a particular node in a shared media computer network may determine a set of network parameters for the network, and a timing of super-frames...
US-9,723,333 Output of a video signal from decoded and derived picture information
An apparatus for facilitating reception of multiple representations of a video signal. In one embodiment, the apparatus includes a mechanism for receiving...
US-9,723,266 Lightweight content aware bit stream video quality monitoring service
Described in an example herein is an apparatus that comprises video quality monitoring logic operable to receive data representative of a video stream that...
US-9,723,264 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-9,723,106 Service function chaining branching
A system comprising a plurality of service nodes, a controller and a network device in communication with the controller. Each of the plurality of service nodes...
US-9,723,026 Managing network resource access using session context
A computing device providing a network service to a service area may receive a connection request from a user device and generate a session start request to...
US-9,722,933 Selective packet sequence acceleration in a network environment
A data flow is received at a network processor that includes a plurality of frames. A first set of frames in the plurality of frames are passed from the network...
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