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US-7,366,098 Method and apparatus for input policing a network connection
A method is described that resets a first count and resets a second count if a first transmission unit is recognized as being within a new measurement time...
US-7,363,534 Method and system for stateful switch-over in a high-availability point to point system
A method and system for stateful switch-over in a high-availability point to point system is disclosed. The disclosed method includes in one embodiment detecting...
US-7,363,525 Bidirectional inline power port
A method and apparatus for bidirectional provision of inline power over data telecommunications cabling permits power to be received at a local powered device...
US-7,363,412 Interrupting a microprocessor after a data transmission is complete
A network device includes a first port to allow the device to communicate with other devices on an expansion bus. The device also includes a second port to allow...
US-7,363,387 System and method for reducing information being transmitted in a network environment
A method for reducing information being transmitted in a network is provided that includes gleaning routing information being communicated by a first network...
US-7,363,382 Apparatus, methods, and articles incorporating multiple path failover driver mechanism
A system and method of maintaining connectivity between a host computer and a target on a storage router. A failover driver is established in a stack of an...
US-7,363,362 Method and apparatus for automatically establishing bi-directional line-switched rings in telecommunication...
A method of automatically provisioning a network-wide function using a plurality of network elements in a service provider network and using a sub-network level...
US-7,363,356 Boot modification of registry data for iSCSI network boot operations
In one embodiment, a method includes retrieving a network parameter for a computing device from a remote server. The method also includes updating data in a...
US-7,363,260 Method and apparatus providing automatic provisioning for modular network devices
A method of provisioning modular network devices is described. A generic configuration is placed on a device; the configuration comprises commands for...
US-7,362,814 Memoryless spectrum correction algorithm for non-ideal I/Q demodulators
An algorithm for correcting the output of an analog I/Q demodulator without the need for calibration or storing state information. The output of the analog I/Q...
US-7,362,776 Method for multicast load balancing in wireless LANs
A method for multicast load balancing in a wireless network having a plurality of access points. The method includes setting a maximum Internet protocol...
US-7,362,768 Routing data packets in a communication network
Routing data packets includes receiving data packets from a network element at a routing gateway. The data packets are determined to be destined for a mobile...
US-7,362,762 Distributed packet processing with ordered locks to maintain requisite packet orderings
Sequences of items may be maintained using ordered locks. These items may correspond to anything, but using ordered locks to maintain sequences of packets,...
US-7,362,757 Optimizing 802.11 power-save for IP multicast groups
A method for providing a superior quality of service for multicast data streams delivered over a wireless local area network. As Internet Protocol multicast data...
US-7,362,742 Methods and apparatus for synchronizing subnet mapping tables
Methods and apparatus for enabling mobility of a node that does not support Mobile IP through synchronization of access point information (e.g., subnet mapping...
US-7,362,721 System and method for providing fault and error tolerant communications in a network environment
An apparatus for providing fault and error tolerance in a network environment is provided that includes an aggregation node associated with a base station...
US-7,361,053 Network element connector assembly including stacked connector interfaces
A network element connector assembly including stacked connector interfaces is disclosed. According to one embodiment, an apparatus is provided which includes a...
US-7,360,954 Low speed data path for SFP-MSA interface
Methods and apparatus for enabling a protected circuit path to be created efficiently are disclosed. In accordance with one embodiment of the present invention,...
US-7,360,307 Techniques for manufacturing a circuit board with an improved layout for decoupling capacitors
A circuit board module has an IC device, discrete components, and a circuit board structure in electrical communication with the IC device and the discrete...
US-7,360,154 System and method for virtual router enabled electronic documents
A system and method provide for producing and/or implementing a virtual device enabled electronic document. The electronic document includes documentary...
US-7,360,072 iSCSI system OS boot configuration modification
A Pre-boot Execution Environment (PXE) boot extension is loaded upon system boot and is operable to store an iSCSI boot disk identifier identifying a remote disk...
US-7,360,064 Thread interleaving in a multithreaded embedded processor
The present invention provides a network multithreaded processor, such as a network processor, including a thread interleaver that implements fine-grained thread...
US-7,359,968 Pseudo-random n-out-of-N packet sampling
A method for sampling n-out-of-N packets in a network. Initially, the packet index corresponding to the N packets is pseudo-randomly shuffled. The shuffle...
US-7,359,967 Service and policy system integrity monitor
A network device includes a port to connect the device to a policy system. The device includes a processor to trigger at least one call across the policy system,...
US-7,359,715 Method and system for detecting a preferred wireless network for a mobile device
A method and system for detecting a wireless network includes receiving at a mobile device a signal having data indicative of a location of the mobile device. A...
US-7,359,634 Light color recognition for optical connection verification
Optical connection verification schemes that do not cause electromagnetic interference. An all-optical connection verification scheme exploits optical coding...
US-7,359,489 Method and apparatus for inclusive echo canceller testing
A testing and performance analysis methodology applies a series of test vector pairs to the input ports of an echo canceller under test. The test vector signal...
US-7,359,393 Method and apparatus for border gateway protocol convergence using update groups
A method and apparatus for establishing update groups of peers having matching outbound policies are disclosed. When a change in the outbound policy of a peer is...
US-7,359,386 Soft preemption feedback
Systems and methods for preemption of Traffic Engineering LSPs such that preemption decisions are made in a coordinated fashion along the path of a new LSP and...
US-7,359,369 Modem relay aggregator device
A network device is disclosed. The network device has at least one port to receive modem over network signals. A router routes data associated with the modem...
US-7,359,368 System and method for routing calls using dialing partitions
A method of routing calls using dialing partitions includes receiving a call request at a first call manager from a first device coupled to a packet-based...
US-7,359,363 Reduced power auto-configuration
An auto-configuration algorithm for establishing a wireless connection between an access point (AP) and a wireless station includes reducing the power that the...
US-7,359,333 Approach for managing internet protocol telephony devices in networks
An approach for managing IP telephony devices in a network generally involves associating physical and logical data with an IP telephony device using...
US-7,359,311 Decoding method and apparatus using channel state information for use in a wireless network receiver
A method, apparatus, and carrier medium for determining channel state information (CSI) in an OFDM radio receiver. The receiver is for receiving packets of OFDM...
US-7,356,605 System and method for controlling delivery of streaming media
A system and method for controlling delivery of streaming media include the capability to receive streaming media at an endpoint device at a first delivery rate...
US-7,356,601 Method and apparatus for authorizing network device operations that are requested by applications
A method of authorizing network device operations that are requested by applications is disclosed. A request for authorization from a network management...
US-7,356,573 Apparatus and methods for data tapping in a storage area network
Disclosed are methods and apparatus for data tapping within a storage area network (SAN) and providing tapped data to a third party device, such as an appliance....
US-7,356,047 10/100/1000/2500 Mbps serial media independent interface (SGMII)
A SGMII that operates to transfer data between MAC and PHY chips at 2500/1000/100/10 Mbps utilizes a unique frame extending technique in one embodiment where...
US-7,356,045 Shared port address translation on a router behaving as NAT & NAT-PT gateway
A method for transparently sharing at least one IPv4 address among a plurality of hosts wherein at least a first host of the plurality of hosts uses the IPv4...
US-7,356,035 System and method for AAL5 enhanced encapsulation
A system and method for AAL5 enhanced encapsulation is disclosed. The method, comprises receiving an AAL5 CPCS-SDU at a router; encapsulating the AAL5 CPCS-SDU...
US-7,356,031 Inter-v4 realm routing
Packets may be forwarded between realms employing private unregistered addresses without the use of network address translation and/or application level...
US-7,356,009 Method and apparatus for configuring a mobile node to retain a "home" IP subnet address
A method and implementation are disclosed for binding a mobile node to a subnet. The invention comprises steps and implementations for intercepting messages sent...
US-7,355,997 Data rate shifting methods and techniques
A technique for determining when to change a data rate by determining the cause of packet loss. The technique distinguishes between collision mediated packet...
US-7,355,988 Application server having asynchronous event manager configured for terminating messaging operations and...
An application server includes an asynchronous event manager configured for selectively terminating an instance executing a messaging session, based on detecting...
US-7,355,984 Method and system for finding network neighbor information
A method and system for discovering peer node information at a path terminating equipment node in a computer network are disclosed. The method generally includes...
US-7,355,983 Technique for graceful shutdown of a routing protocol in a network
A graceful shutdown technique modifies a routing protocol to allow an intermediate node, such as a router, to announce to its peer routers (peers) its intention...
US-7,353,515 Method and apparatus for dynamic allocation and management of semaphores for accessing shared resources
Methods and apparatus are disclosed for dynamic allocation and management of semaphores for accessing shared resources. In one implementation, a semaphore...
US-7,353,511 Method and system for dynamically distributing updates in a network
A first version of a program operating at a network site is updated by automatically downloading from a remote site any update for the program in response to an...
US-7,353,407 Methods and apparatus for provisioning phantom power to remote devices
An apparatus provisions power from a power budget to remote devices configured to obtain phantom power. The apparatus includes, among other things, a controller...
US-7,353,261 System using truncated superior resource name and unique number obtained from global counter maintained by a...
A system and method are described for generating a unique name for a particular subordinate resource of a computer system having a plurality of subordinate...
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