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US-7,565,442 Method and system for supporting distance extension in networks having Y-cable protection
A method and system for communicating state information between a local device and a remote device across a transport network is disclosed. Each of the local and...
US-7,565,418 Network device setup utility
A network device setup utility gathers network configuration information at a computing device, displays network-device-installation instructions; and configures...
US-7,565,413 Content request redirection from a wed protocol to a file protocol
A method and apparatus for routing a data request in a content delivery network receives a Hypertext Protocol (HTTP) format client data request and redirects the...
US-7,565,169 Access point with orientation sensor
A wireless access point and method of deploying is disclosed including a radio component for wirelessly communicating with at least one mobile client and a...
US-7,564,953 System and method for end-to-end communications tracing
A method for tracing communications includes receiving trace criteria from a first remote element and determining whether a call signaling message matches the...
US-7,564,872 Apparatus and methods for providing event-based data communications device configuration
A system and method are provided which enable a data communications device to be programmed to automatically and dynamically modify allocation of resources upon...
US-7,564,869 Fibre channel over ethernet
The present invention provides methods and devices for implementing a Low Latency Ethernet ("LLE") solution, also referred to herein as a Data Center Ethernet...
US-7,564,859 Method and system for optimized routing and protection of VT traffic in SONET networks
The invention provides a method and system for enhancing the capability to optimally route VT circuits over SONET networks. The invention discloses a method for...
US-7,564,856 Method and system for network access over a low bandwidth link
A method and system are provided for transmitting information from a faster network to a data terminal via a slower network connection. The invention is adapted...
US-7,564,795 Obtaining per-port location information for wired LAN switches
In one embodiment, a device with a wireless transceiver and a network interface, such as a wireless location determination device or a laptop with wireless...
US-7,564,790 Method and system for shaping traffic in a parallel queuing hierarchy
A method and system for shaping traffic in a multi-level queuing hierarchy are disclosed. The hierarchy includes a high priority channel and a low priority...
US-7,564,381 System and method for code-based compression in a communications environment
A method for compressing information is provided that includes receiving a plurality of bits associated with a communications flow and determining if a match...
US-D596,570 Network socket
US-7,562,389 Method and system for network security
In accordance with one embodiment of the present invention, a method includes receiving a packet at a physical interface of a network security gateway. The...
US-7,562,384 Method and apparatus for providing a secure name resolution service for network devices
Resolving information associated with a network device includes receiving a request for first information associated with the network device. The request...
US-7,562,363 Gang scheduling among one or more components or systems
Disclosed are mechanisms for initiating and performing tasks by a gang of members. A member of a gang identifies an event or other condition which requires...
US-7,562,224 System and method for multi-session establishment for a single device
A system and method that allows a device to complete a single complete authentication sequence to a AAA server resulting in as many secure sessions required for...
US-7,562,213 Approaches for applying service policies to encrypted packets
Approaches for applying service polices to encrypted packets are disclosed. One approach comprises examining an encrypted packet, determining whether an...
US-7,562,140 Method and apparatus for providing trend information from network devices
A method of providing performance trend information from a device in a packet-switched network to a network management station comprises maintaining in the...
US-7,562,125 Techniques for locating distributed objects on a network based on physical communication costs
Techniques for locating an object such as a data item or service on a node in a distributed system on a computer network include receiving communication cost...
US-7,561,888 Efficiently bounding the location of a mobile communications device
A system and methods enable a mobile communications device to determine the Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) that serves the device, without disclosing the...
US-7,561,593 Frame relay accelerated local management interface status-inquiry messages
A link restoration mechanism includes sending status-inquiry messages at a varying rate between two devices. Under normal operating conditions, keep-alive...
US-7,561,589 Virtual address storage which may be of particular use in generating fragmented packets
A virtual address storage system, which may be of particular used in generating fragmented packets, is implemented using a linked list of data segments. Multiple...
US-7,561,588 Processing two-octet and four-octet values using border gateway protocol
A method of processing both two-octet and four-octet autonomous system (AS) identifier values in a first network node that communicates with peer network nodes...
US-7,561,575 Mechanisms for providing intelligent throttling on a nat session border controller
Disclosed are apparatus and methods for managing session data in a session border controller (SBC), where the session data is sent from a first node, such as a...
US-7,561,549 Wireless local area network context control protocol
A Wireless LAN Context Control Protocol (WLCCP) is used to establish and manage a wireless network topology and securely manages the "operational context" for...
US-7,561,512 Method and system for enhancing crankback handling in multi-peer group networks
A method for enhanced crankback handling in a multi-peer group network. The method includes receiving a first connection request from a node of a first peer...
US-7,559,035 Method and system for navigating through a plurality of features
A method, system and apparatus are provided for navigating through a plurality of features in a user interface. A user may choose from a plurality of features...
US-7,558,960 Network infrastructure validation of network management frames
A detection-based defense to a wireless network. Elements of the infrastructure, e.g., access points or scanning-only access points, detect intruders by...
US-7,558,878 Optimal sync for rapid spanning tree protocol
In one embodiment, a rapid spanning tree protocol (RSTP) is executed on an intermediate network device. The RSTP may designate a first port of the device to a...
US-7,558,863 Support IP pool-based configuration
An address is allocated to a host device which is selected to obtain network access from any access point within a given communications system, while maintaining...
US-7,558,852 Tag location, client location, and coverage hole location in a wireless network
Determining the location of a radio tag or client station of a wireless network, and the location of coverage holes by receiving from a plurality of wireless...
US-7,558,775 Methods and apparatus for maintaining sets of ranges typically using an associative memory and for using these...
Sets of ranges typically are maintained using an associative memory and may be used to identify a matching range based on a query point or query range and to...
US-7,558,592 Radio planning for WLANS
Described herein are a computer-implemented method of determining a power plan/frequency plan combination assigning transmit frequency channels and transmit...
US-7,558,553 Advance signaling for multi-stage tranceivers
Systems and methods for advanced signaling between stages of transmitters and/or receivers in a digital communication system. One or more intermediate frequency...
US-7,558,291 Device and mechanism to manage consistent delay across multiple participants in a multimedia experience
A system and method provide for managing presentation delay for presenting media or control information to participants in a multimedia experience. Embodiments...
US-7,558,278 Apparatus and method for rate-based polling of input interface queues in networking devices
Controlling congestion in a networking device having a plurality of input interface queues comprises estimating, in each of one or more sampling states, a data...
US-7,558,276 System and method for retrieving computed paths from a path computation element using a path key
A technique retrieves computed path segments across one or more domains of a computer network in accordance with a stateful ("semi-stateful") path computation...
US-7,558,270 Architecture for high speed class of service enabled linecard
A linecard architecture for high speed routing of data in a communications device. This architecture provides low latency routing based on packet priority:...
US-7,558,261 Architecture and method for accessing services in a data center
An architecture, arrangement, system, and method for providing service access in a data center are disclosed. In one embodiment, an arrangement can include: an...
US-7,558,246 Selecting a routing mode for a call session
Routing a call includes receiving a request to initiate a call session for a call from a caller endpoint to a callee endpoint, where the caller endpoint belongs...
US-7,558,224 Management of packet-based audio devices within acoustic spaces
A system includes multiple packet-based communication devices that support audio output and other suitable functionality and an acoustic space management device...
US-7,558,218 Method and system for finding shared risk diverse paths
A method and system for finding shared risk diverse paths is disclosed. The method includes receiving route information at a node and running a shortest path...
US-7,558,214 Mechanism to improve concurrency in execution of routing computation and routing information dissemination
A technique enables an intermediate network node to efficiently process link-state packets using a single running context (i.e., process or thread). The...
US-7,558,207 Modifying the bandwidth of an established ATM call in response to an identification of the contents of the call
Methods and apparatus are disclosed for changing the bandwidth or other traffic characteristic of an established packet call in response to an identification of...
US-7,558,192 Method to increase system availability of critical hardware components
One embodiment of the invention includes a system for overriding an operation of an electronic device. The system includes an override hardware logic that is...
US-7,557,806 Method to protect display text from eavesdropping
A system and method for displaying a glyph on a graphical user interface to protect the displayed glyph against eavesdropping. The method comprises providing...
US-7,555,783 Wireless network credential provisioning
A credential provisioning technique is provided that is secure yet easy to administer. A credential provisioner such as a network AP is configured to leave a...
US-7,555,774 Inline intrusion detection using a single physical port
In accordance with one embodiment of the present invention, a method for inline intrusion detection includes receiving a packet at a physical interface of an...
US-7,555,536 Apparatus and methods for providing an audibly controlled user interface for audio-based communication devices
The invention is directed to techniques for providing an audibly controlled interface for a user of a limited audio-based communication device, for example, a...
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