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US-7,505,432 Methods and apparatus for securing proxy Mobile IP
An invention is disclosed that enables proxy Mobile IP registration to be performed in a secure manner. Various security mechanisms may be used independently, or...
US-7,505,408 Automatically applying bi-directional quality of service treatment to network data flows
A method and apparatus are provided for automatic reverse-direction or bi-directional quality of service treatment of network data flows. A network device...
US-7,505,402 Method and apparatus for providing faster convergence for redundant sites
A method, apparatus and computer program product for providing convergence for a dual-homed site in a network is presented. An occurrence of a failure between a...
US-7,504,941 Automatic installation and alignment mode for wireless bridges
Disclosed are methods and apparatus for automatically installing and/or aligning antennas of wireless bridges in computer networks. In general terms, when a...
US-7,504,801 Systems and methods of profiling power cycles in a battery for indicating detrimental battery operation
Systems and methods for profiling power cycle characteristics in a device powered at least by a battery are disclosed. In one embodiment, the method comprises...
US-7,502,993 Calling service using voice enabled web based application server
A method is provided in an application server for executing a calling application. The method includes receiving an HTTP request for execution of a calling...
US-7,502,929 Method and apparatus for assigning network addresses based on connection authentication
Techniques for assigning a network address to a host are based on authentication for a connection between the host and an intermediate device. One approach...
US-7,502,927 Directory enabled secure multicast group communications
An approach for establishing secure communication among multiple multicast groups using a multi-master directory is disclosed. The multi-master directory is on a...
US-7,502,860 Method and apparatus for client-side flow control in a transport protocol
Techniques for providing reliable transport of data across a network between a server on a server device and a client on a client device include a process on the...
US-7,502,851 Facility to transmit network management data to an umbrella management system
A method for conveying data communications network management information to an umbrella management system whereby network management information events are...
US-7,502,847 Method of providing views of a managed network that uses network address translation
A method and mechanism for communicating an alarm in a computer network is provided. An alarm system enables a MSP to accurately determine which device within a...
US-7,502,840 System and method for assigning media addresses to multiple internal nodes
Systems and methods for assigning node MAC addresses for a plurality of internal and external network interfaces for a network device include determining a base...
US-7,502,836 System and method for processing a request for information in a network
An information service provider network includes a content gateway to process requests for information from a client terminal. The content gateway includes a...
US-7,502,617 Rapid search for optimal wireless network configuration
A search algorithm to find a globally optimal radio plan for a wireless network, including assignments of frequency and transmission power to multiple access...
US-7,502,355 Adaptive multiplexing device for multi-carrier wireless telecommunication systems
A radio frequency (RF) power combiner for connecting multiple base transceiver stations with one antenna assembly includes at least one combining device coupled...
US-7,502,331 Infrastructure-less bootstrapping: trustless bootstrapping to enable mobility for mobile devices
Methods and apparatus for supporting a session in Mobile IP are disclosed. A Mobile Node sends a first Mobile IP message identifying the Mobile Node to a Home...
US-7,502,320 Method and apparatus for network-based admission control using path-coupled quality of service signaling
A Resource ReSerVation Protocol (RSVP) proxy is used in combination with a signaling proxy to provide improved admission control, Quality of Service (QoS)...
US-7,502,313 Virtual path restoration scheme using fast dynamic mesh restoration in an optical network
A method for restoring a virtual path, provisioned between a source and a target node, in a mesh zoned optical network is described. The method, in one...
US-7,500,880 Connector for telecommunication devices
A connector that mechanically connects and provides power to two or more telecommunication devices in series, for example a phone and an expansion module or...
US-7,500,269 Remote access to local content using transcryption of digital rights management schemes
Methods and devices allowing distribution of content that resides in a source device on a local area network (LAN) are described. A gateway between the LAN and a...
US-7,500,264 Use of packet hashes to prevent TCP retransmit overwrite attacks
Embodiments of the invention are directed to systems that detect maliciously formed TCP/IP retransmit packets attempting to pass through an intrusion detection...
US-7,500,154 Method and system for generating a console log
A method and system are provided for generating a console log of a device (e.g., a router). During the powering on of the device, certain information may have to...
US-7,500,100 Method and apparatus for verifying revocation status of a digital certificate
A method and apparatus for verifying revocation status of a digital certificate is provided. The invention operates in part by a receiver verifying a security...
US-7,500,016 Plug and play node addition in a dual ring topology network using discovered topology information for...
A method and apparatus for adding a node to a network where the network includes a plurality of nodes connected by first and second rings formed by two or more...
US-7,500,009 Rate computations of particular use in scheduling activities or items such as the sending of packets
Rate computations are performed such as for use in scheduling activities, such as, but not limited to packets, processes, traffic flow, etc. One implementation...
US-7,499,998 Arrangement in a server for providing dynamic domain name system services for each received request
A Domain Name System (DNS) server is configured for dynamically selecting, for a client device, a selected resolution from available resolutions, the selected...
US-7,499,977 Method and system for fault management in a distributed network management station
A method and system for fault management in a distributed network management station is disclosed. In one method embodiment, the present invention initiates a...
US-7,499,972 B2B service center communications using locate collaborate transact methodology
An apparatus and method for providing a locate, collaborate, and transact (LCT) communications platform for a business-to-business exchange service center. The...
US-7,499,941 Pipeline regular expression matching
Regular expression matching is performed on a sequence of characters using a pipeline architecture of regular expression matching stages. Multiple regular...
US-7,499,905 Method and apparatus for accessing information based on distributed file system (DFS) paths
A method is disclosed for accessing information based on Distributed File System (DFS) paths and for automatically and transparently modifying the DFS target...
US-7,499,902 Method and apparatus for data model prediction
Data Model Prediction tries to emulate the existing non-programmable interfaces by accurately predicting the data structures and operations required to provide...
US-7,499,822 Analog set top calibration patterns in manufacturing
Included are systems and methods for performing a functionality test to an STT. At least one embodiment of a method includes storing at least one test pattern in...
US-7,499,718 Enhanced coverage hole detection in wireless networks
Methods, apparatuses and systems directed to identifying coverage holes in wireless networks. According to one implementation of the present invention, the...
US-7,499,673 Configurable diversity antenna system for wireless access points
A configurable antenna system and method of implementing is disclosed, having particular use with a wireless access point of the type used with a wireless local...
US-7,499,596 Amplitude coding for clustered transform coefficients
A method, apparatus, and a computer readable hardware storage medium with instructions to encode a series of quantized transform coefficients. The method...
US-7,499,595 Joint amplitude and position coding for photographic image and video coding
A method, apparatus, and carrier medium to encode a series of quantized transform coefficients. The method includes identifying clusters of at least one...
US-7,499,510 Method for estimating a weighting vector for an adaptive phased array antenna system
The present invention discloses a low-complexity estimation method for obtaining a weighting vector for an antenna system with adaptive phased arrays. A first...
US-7,499,459 Partitioned routing information base
A system and method for routing in a network according to a routing protocol. In a router having a plurality of route processors, a routing information base...
US-7,499,456 Multi-tiered virtual local area network (VLAN) domain mapping mechanism
In one embodiment, a first port of a device provides connectivity to a customer network and a second port of the device provides connectivity to a provider...
US-7,499,453 Apparatus and methods for incorporating bandwidth forecasting and dynamic bandwidth allocation into a broadband...
A method for providing network access to a shared access communications medium for a plurality of users includes the steps of conducting predictive admission...
US-7,499,446 Removing jitter in RTP streaming media streams
The present invention addresses the issue of jitter and clock drifting in streaming media applications. The present invention utilizes the Real Time Transaction...
US-7,499,445 System and method for routing ISIS traffic through unidirectional links of a computer network
A system and method routes data traffic over a unidirectional link of a computer network configured to implement a routing protocol, such as the ISIS routing...
US-7,499,423 System and method for clock distribution and synchronization and radio location
A system for locating a client in a wireless network. The system includes at least three access points. Each access point is adapted to wirelessly communicate...
US-7,499,415 System and method for preserving bandwidth in a RSVP environment
A communication system includes a call agent that coordinates and supervises communications between endpoints. The call agent allocates a QoS agent for each...
US-7,499,410 Fibre channel switch that enables end devices in different fabrics to communicate with one another while...
An Fibre Channel Switch which enables end devices in different Fabrics to communicate with one another while retaining their unique Fibre Channel Domain_IDs. The...
US-7,499,408 Method and system for establishing a communications connection
According to one embodiment of the invention, a method for establishing a communications connection is provided. The method includes transmitting, by a digital...
US-7,499,395 BFD rate-limiting and automatic session activation
A system and method for bidirectional forwarding detection (BFD) rate-limiting and automatic BFD session activation includes tracking a total bidirectional...
US-7,496,955 Dual mode firewall
Methods and devices are provided for implementing a dual mode firewall. Some implementions provide a firewall in a network device that acts as bridge for layer 2...
US-7,496,945 Interactive program guide for bidirectional services
The present invention provides methods and systems for accessing services in a television system. In one embodiment, a DHCT presents a subscriber an EPG...
US-7,496,754 Wireless security using media access control address filtering with user interface
An improved system, apparatus, and method for securing a network using MAC address filtering is provided. Advantageously, the present invention does not require...
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