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US-7,650,387 Method and system for managing storage on a shared storage space
A method, a system, a machine-readable medium, and an apparatus for managing storage on a shared storage space, for example, on an email server, are provided. A...
US-7,650,143 System and method for offering seamless connectivity across multiple devices in a communications environment
An apparatus for providing connectivity is provided that includes a mobility server operable to coordinate a communication session between a first and a second...
US-7,649,938 Method and apparatus of controlling a plurality of video surveillance cameras
An apparatus, a method, and a software product to control a plurality of surveillance video camera/encoder combinations. The method includes receiving a...
US-7,649,900 Local area network/wide area network switch
A local area network/wide area network (LAN/WAN) switch is presented which aggregates LAN traffic onto SONET/SDH transport streams in a programmable manner. The...
US-7,649,898 Converting media streams in a communication system
Converting a media stream includes communicating a call for a first system according to a first protocol. A media stream is retrieved from a second system, where...
US-7,649,852 Arrangement for router attachements between roaming mobile routers in a clustered network
A mobile router is configured for attaching to a selected router in a clustered network (e.g., a mobile ad hoc network) based on identifying a network topology...
US-7,649,844 In-order fibre channel packet delivery
Methods and apparatus are provided for improving fiber channel packet delivery. Techniques are provided for the in-order delivery of packets by blocking incoming...
US-7,648,070 Locating, provisioning and identifying devices in a network
Methods and devices are provided for locating, identifying and provisioning devices in a network. According to some implementations of the invention, a...
US-7,647,643 Template access control lists
A method, apparatus and computer program product for producing and processing template access control lists (ACLs) is presented. The method, apparatus and...
US-7,647,434 Technique for in order delivery of traffic across a storage area network
A technique is disclosed for managing in-order-delivery of data traffic in a storage area network which includes at least one host device adapted to communicate...
US-7,647,426 Method and apparatus for achieving Border Gateway Protocol convergence using alternate route information
A method of improving BGP convergence in a packet-switched network comprises receiving, at a router in the packet-switched network, an advertisement of a first...
US-7,647,046 Maintaining uninterrupted service in a wireless access point and client stations thereof
A method, an apparatus, and code in a carrier medium to operate in a first access point of a wireless network in communication with at least one associated...
US-7,646,786 Neighbor discovery in cable networks
A network device has a communications link to allow the device to communicate with customer devices and a processor. The processor is to receive neighbor...
US-7,646,778 Support of C-tagged service interface in an IEEE 802.1ah bridge
In one embodiment, a Provider Backbone Edge Bridge (BEB) IEEE 802.1ah compliant apparatus includes a B-component having one or more provider backbone ports, and...
US-7,646,772 Graceful shutdown of LDP on specific interfaces between label switched routers
LDP label switching may be discontinued gracefully on one or more selected ones of multiple links interconnecting a pair of label switched routers (LSRs) while...
US-7,646,771 Compilation of access control lists
An improvement in the compilation of classification tables from across control lists increases the efficiency of memory utilization by fragments in the lower...
US-7,646,763 Method and apparatus for improving voice band data (VBD) connectivity in a communications network
High compression rate codecs in gateways servicing Voice-over-Internet Protocol (VoIP) and Voice Band Data (VBD) calls distort modem/fax Answer Back Tones (e.g.,...
US-7,646,739 Multicast routing over unidirectional links
Various systems and methods are disclosed for performing multicast routing over unidirectional links. For example, one method involves maintaining a multicast...
US-7,646,735 Method and apparatus for communication of missing logic in a PCI based system by enabling or disabling PCI...
A method and apparatus for the detection and communication of a missing LAN or WAN compliant device is disclosed. The method and apparatus provide a front card...
US-7,646,733 System and method for generating symmetrical spanning trees
A system and method creates multiple, symmetric spanning trees within a network. Bridges within the network generate, send and process Spanning Tree Protocol...
US-7,646,731 Route monitoring in a network management system
A network management system comprises generic routing encapsulation (GRE) logic configured to establish upon request one or more GRE tunnels from one or more...
US-7,646,722 Generation of synchronous transport signal data used for network protection operation
Each node (130) of a SONET bidirectional line switch ring (BLSR) (120) generates a squelch table. Squelch table generation does not require a separate computer...
US-7,646,719 Inter-domain TE-LSP selection
A technique selects a traffic engineering (TE) label switched path (LSP) from among a plurality of TE-LSPs, each of which spans multiple domains of a computer...
US-7,645,940 Substrate with via and pad structures
This invention relates to a substrate with via and pad structure(s) to reduce solder wicking. Each via and pad structure connects a component to conductive...
US-D607,914 Digital video camera with retractable data connector
US-7,644,439 Timing attacks against user logon and network I/O
In a first aspect of the invention, method for classifying characters within a character string entered via a keyboard device includes logging interrupts,...
US-7,644,365 Method and system for displaying network security incidents
A network security monitor system groups a plurality of security events into network sessions, correlates the network sessions according to a set of predefined...
US-7,644,317 Method and apparatus for fault detection/isolation in metro Ethernet service
Apparatus and method of detecting a fault in a network service includes an Ethernet access network domain in which a heartbeat message is broadcast at a periodic...
US-7,644,271 Enforcement of security policies for kernel module loading
A method and computer program product for providing enforcement of security policies for kernel module loading is presented. File paths for shared library...
US-7,644,211 Method and system for controlling transmission of USB messages over a data network between a USB device and a...
A solution is provided for controlling universal serial bus (USB) messages between a plurality of host computers and a USB device. First and second USB servers...
US-7,644,179 Inter-VSAN routing with NAT
Disclosed are apparatus and methods for facilitating communication between two devices from two different VSANs by propagating each device's presence from a...
US-7,644,177 Multicast-routing-protocol-independent realization of IP multicast forwarding
Improved systems and methods for implementing data-driven protocols are provided. In one embodiment, improved implementations of multicast routing protocols are...
US-7,644,176 Devices and methods for minimizing start up delay in transmission of streaming media
A method for a client to receive streaming media over a network includes receiving data having the streaming media encoded therein and storing the received data...
US-7,643,758 CWDM system architecture with amplification
Methods and apparatus for providing amplification to coarse wave division multiplexing channels or signals are disclosed. According to one aspect of the present...
US-7,643,495 PCI express switch with encryption and queues for performance enhancement
A switching interface comprising a switch having an input and a plurality of outputs, and a memory associated with the switch. The switch is adapted to receive a...
US-7,643,486 Pipelined packet switching and queuing architecture
A pipelined linecard architecture for receiving, modifying, switching, buffering, queuing and dequeuing packets for transmission in a communications network. The...
US-7,643,485 Method and system for managing communication of router information
A method and apparatus for managing communication of router information in a network is disclosed. Consumers of the router information are determined on an...
US-7,643,468 Data-center network architecture
A data-center network architecture. The data-center network architecture incorporates a front end having an aggregation layer exhibiting integrated...
US-7,643,442 Dynamic QoS configuration based on transparent processing of session initiation messages
Methods, apparatuses and systems directed to the dynamic configuration of QoS policy for sessions in wireless network environments. Certain embodiments of the...
US-7,643,430 Methods and apparatus for determining reverse path delay
According to the present invention, methods and apparatus are provided for determining components of a round trip time (RTT). A source node sends data to a...
US-7,643,411 Network-triggered quality of service (QoS) reservation
A method includes a network originating a QoS reservation message and communicating the network-originated QoS message through a radio access network (RAN) from...
US-7,643,409 Computer network with point-to-point pseudowire redundancy
A computer network includes a core network connected with first and second Ethernet access domain networks, each of Ethernet access domain networks including a...
US-7,643,290 Techniques utilizing thermal, EMI and FIPS friendly electronic modules
An electronic system includes a chassis defining a substantially plane-shaped cavity. The chassis is arranged to contain an air stream (e.g., provided by a...
US-7,642,936 System and method for determining whether to dynamically suppress data in a communications environment
A method for communicating data is provided that includes receiving a plurality of bits associated with a communications flow and inspecting the bits. The method...
US-7,641,379 Press fit electronic component
Disclosed is a press fit electronic component for a light emitter. The electronic component comprises at least one light emitter and at least one connection lead...
US-D607,443 Wireless access point
US-7,640,478 Method for decoding tail-biting convolutional codes
A method for decoding tail-biting convolutional codes is disclosed. In the method, all beginning states of a trellis diagram are initialized. Forward Viterbi...
US-7,640,430 System and method for achieving machine authentication without maintaining additional credentials
A Machine Authentication PAC (Protected Access Credential) serves as machine credentials to obtain network access without requiring server storage and management...
US-7,640,356 Method and system for reducing cache warm-up time to suppress transmission of redundant data
In one embodiment, an optimizing device is used to suppress transmission of redundant data over networks. The first optimizing device receives information...
US-7,640,355 Supplemental queue sampling technique for packet scheduling
A technique for improving utilization of a data link coupled to a network. Scores are generated for one or more data flows that transfer onto the network via the...
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