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US-7,625,247 Self-contained internal connector seizure mechanism
In one embodiment a self-contained seizure mechanism comprises a plunger, a spring, and a retainer guide having means for movably securing the plunger to the...
US-7,625,240 Receptacle connector
A connector comprising an insulating body defining a slot that is adapted to receive a pluggable module. A plurality of conductive pins extend into the slot and...
US-7,624,447 Using threshold lists for worm detection
A computer-implemented method is provided for screening communication traffic. A list of one or more threshold pairs including respective first and second...
US-7,624,437 Methods and apparatus for user authentication and interactive unit authentication
In a hardware client for remote logon to a network, a two layer authentication protocol enables authorized users to log on while discouraging unauthorized users....
US-7,624,431 802.1X authentication technique for shared media
The present invention provides a technique for securely implementing port-based authentication on a shared media port in an intermediate node, such as a router....
US-7,624,270 Inter subnet roaming system and method
The present invention communication network system and method facilitates authentication and registration in a communication network as mobile nodes move from...
US-7,624,195 Method and apparatus for distributed network address translation processing
Methods and apparatuses for distributing network address translation. By having a gateway inform inside devices of global addresses, the gateway can avoid...
US-7,624,190 Methods and apparatus for inserting data into a communications session
Mechanisms and techniques provide a system that operates in a data communications device such as a switch or a router to provide a technique for inserting data...
US-7,624,184 Methods and apparatus for managing access to data through a network device
The invention is directed to techniques for managing access to data available from a data access device using a network switching protocol to manage content...
US-7,624,181 Techniques for authenticating a subscriber for an access network using DHCP
Techniques for authenticating a user for access to an IP network include receiving from the user's host a DHCP request which includes user identifier data. A...
US-7,624,164 Method and apparatus for retrieving network configuration from a remote network node
In one embodiment, a first network node in a subnet retrieves a network configuration from a second network node located outside the subnet. The first network...
US-7,623,659 Biometric non-repudiation network security systems and methods
In accordance with an embodiment of the present invention, a client device includes a biometric unit, a transceiver unit, and a cryptographic engine. The...
US-7,623,633 System and method for providing presence information to voicemail users
A method of providing telecommunication service includes receiving a call for a called party from a calling party. The method also includes determining a...
US-7,623,546 Latency improvement for file transfers over network connections
A method of improving latency time of a data transfer between a sender and a receiver, receiving an odd number of data segments from among a plurality of data...
US-7,623,535 Routing protocol support for half duplex virtual routing and forwarding instance
A method, apparatus and computer program product for providing dynamic routing support for Half-Duplex Virtual Routing and Forwarding (HDVRF) environments. The...
US-7,623,505 Method and system for label edge routing in a wireless network
A method for label edge routing in a wireless network is provided. The method includes providing a flow between an application of a mobile unit and a serving...
US-7,623,491 Decoding using redundant packet selection information in wireless communications systems
A communications system includes a mobile unit that transmits coded content. The system also includes a number of base transceiver stations that receive the...
US-7,623,474 Techniques for distributing information using multicast subsets
Techniques for sending data in a packet-switched communications network include determining multiple subsets of adjacent network nodes of the network. The...
US-7,623,468 Programmable packet parsing processor
The present invention provides a packet processing device and method. A parsing processor provides instruction-driven content inspection of network packets at...
US-7,623,464 Rapid protocol failure detection
A method is disclosed for rapidly detecting a protocol failure. In one embodiment, the method includes receiving an indication that a first process has failed....
US-7,623,461 Trigger for packing path computation requests
A technique triggers packing of path computation requests (PCRs) for traffic engineering (TE) label switched paths (LSPs) that are sent from one or more...
US-7,623,456 Apparatus and method for implementing comprehensive QoS independent of the fabric system
An apparatus and method for implementing comprehensive QOS independent of the fabric system is disclosed. According to one embodiment, a system is provided...
US-7,623,455 Method and apparatus for dynamic load balancing over a network link bundle
Techniques for distributing data packets over a network link bundle include storing an output data packet in a data flow queue based on a flow identification...
US-7,623,445 Multiple ring support within a single network element
A network element receives frames from multiple ring networks. Each ring network linked to the network element is supported by a designated support program. The...
US-7,623,273 Technique for connecting V.34 fax machines via fax relay gateways which are not adapted to support V.34 fax...
A method and system for connecting V.34 enabled fax machines (that is fax machines capable of operating at 33,600 bps) over network gateways that use the...
US-7,621,190 Method and apparatus for strain monitoring of printed circuit board assemblies
A technique of monitoring strain on a printed circuit board assembly involves the use of a strain detector mounted on a printed circuit board. The strain...
US-7,620,975 Internal routing protocol support for distributing encryption information
A method and apparatus for providing routing protocol support for distributing encryption information is presented. Subnet prefixes reachable on a first customer...
US-7,620,870 Data compression method and system
A data compression method and system is disclosed. In one embodiment, the data compression method includes receiving a data packet. Also, the method includes...
US-7,620,848 Method of diagnosing and repairing network devices based on scenarios
A method and an apparatus are disclosed for diagnosing and repairing network devices based on scenarios. The method and apparatus aggregate responses to a...
US-7,620,846 Redundant power and data over a wired data telecommunications network
A method and apparatus for redundant power and data over a wired data telecommunications network permits power to be received at a local powered device (PD) from...
US-7,620,836 Technique for synchronizing network devices in an access data network
A master clock reference signal may be provided to selected packet fiber nodes in order to synchronize the local clock reference signals generated at selected...
US-7,620,754 Carrier card converter for 10 gigabit ethernet slots
A carrier module is physically compatible with a XENPAK/X2 10 GE slot and includes a socket for accepting a non-XENPAK/X2 module and interface circuitry for...
US-7,620,733 DNS anti-spoofing using UDP
A method for authenticating communication traffic includes receiving a first Domain Name System (DNS) request, sent using a connectionless protocol over a...
US-7,620,714 Method and apparatus for measuring the availability of a network element or service
A method is disclosed for a method for measuring the availability of a network element or service. For each network element N, a current real availability value...
US-7,620,708 Automatic discovery of controlling policy enforcement point in a policy push model
The present invention provides a method for performing automatic discovery of controlling policy enforcement points in a policy push computer network. The method...
US-7,620,423 Method and system for creating beamformed channels in a multi-input multi-output network
The present invention discloses a method and system for signal communication in a multi-input multi-output network. The method creates beamformed channels by...
US-7,620,396 Monitoring for radio frequency activity violations in a licensed frequency band
Techniques for monitoring radio frequency (RF) activity in a frequency band where licensed spectrum service is occurring. One or more monitoring devices are...
US-7,620,258 Extended amplitude coding for clustered transform coefficients
Coding quantized transform coefficients as occur in image compression combines a position coding method to code the position of clusters of consecutive...
US-7,620,056 Flexible scheduling of network devices within redundant aggregate configurations
A protocol is provided for backing up ATM network devices should they fail. The protocol is implemented in a system running ATMARP and supporting IP over ATM. In...
US-7,620,055 Method and apparatus for mapping an MPLS tag to a data packet in a headend
A method of using DOCSIS 1.1 features to allow the addition of ISPs and QOS levels to a single cable modem without having to modify the CMTS is described in the...
US-7,620,051 ATM permanent virtual circuit and layer 3 auto-configuration for digital subscriber line customer premises...
The present invention pertains to a method and device for automatically configuring the Permanent Virtual Circuit (PVC) of a Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)...
US-7,620,000 Point-controlled contention arbitration in multiple access wireless LANs
A power management method that transmits multicast frames independent of DTIM beacons. An access point associates power save stations with a multicast group....
US-7,619,983 Parse state encoding for a packet parsing processor
The present invention provides a packet processing device and method. A parsing processor provides instruction-driven content inspection of network packets at...
US-7,619,982 Active probe path management
A technique manages paths taken by probe packets sent from a source to a target of a computer network. The novel path management technique enables each probe...
US-7,619,169 Method and apparatus for reducing electromagnetic radiated emissions from a chassis
The disclosed device is directed towards an electromagnetic compatibility clip comprising a body having a first side and a second side opposite the first side....
US-7,617,529 Robust and flexible group structure
A robust and flexible group structure is described. The group structure is well suited for managing entitlement and security in a network. Moreover, the group...
US-7,617,448 Method and system for validation of structured documents
A method and apparatus for validation of structured documents are provided. The method includes searching a fast parser for an instance of a structured document....
US-7,617,290 Protocol-independent support of remote DMA
A remote DMA (RDMA) shim protocol laid atop an existing network data transfer protocol but logically underneath higher level disk and file access protocols...
US-7,617,175 Method and apparatus for upgrading a database in a redundant environment by release chaining
What is disclosed is a method of updating a message from a first version to an upgraded version by chaining through intermediate versions, including the steps of...
US-7,616,962 QoS support for VoIP and streaming services
In one embodiment, techniques provide quality of service (QoS) for services using a gateway. The techniques include receiving one or more control signaling...
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