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Method and apparatus providing policy-based determination of network
A method is disclosed for policy-based determination of a network address for a client in a network. A request for a network address is received from a client. A...
System and method for suppressing out-of-order side-effect alarms in
heterogenoeus integrated wide area data...
A method of suppressing a side-effect alarm in a network management system that includes a plurality of managed network elements, wherein the side-effect alarm...
Method and apparatus for balancing wireless access based on centralized
A method and apparatus for managing and balancing wireless access based on centralized information is provided. A request to provide service to a wireless client...
Polling scheme for controlling traffic through a networking system
A method is described that associates a first plurality of logical ports with a first bandwidth group and that associates a second plurality of ports with a...
Method and apparatus for processing packets based on information extracted
from the packets and context...
A context vector, typically used in a lookup operation of an associative memory, is generated based on a context of a received packet and the packet itself. In...
Method and system for resolving switch number conflicts in a stackable
A method for resolving switch number conflicts in a stackable switch system includes communicating a message between switches in the stackable switch system and...
Methods and devices for locating and uniquely provisioning RFID devices
Methods and devices are provided for identifying, locating and provisioning individual RFID devices in a network. According to some implementations of the...
Coupling a small form factor transceiver to a circuit board module using a
form factor converter
A system includes a circuit board module having a device mounting section. The system further includes a small form factor transceiver and a form factor...
Wireless home router
Configuration file download enforcement
Methods and devices are provided for detecting or preventing unauthorized upgrades to a customer's quality of service in an access data network. Several aspects...
Rapid cable modem re-provisioning in a cable network
Methods, systems, and computer program products are disclosed for allowing rapid re-provisioning of a cable modem at the MAC/physical layer in a cable modem...
Mutual exclusion at the record level with priority inheritance for
embedded systems using one semaphore
A method for providing mutual exclusion at a single data element level for use in embedded systems. Entries for tasks that are currently holding a resource are...
Facilitating secure communications among multicast nodes in a
An approach for facilitating secure communications among multicast nodes in a telecommunications network is disclosed. A source node sends an encryption key and...
Method, system, apparatus, and program product for temporary
personalization of a computer terminal
A method, system, and program product that enables a computer user to access their own complete computer environment and software on a separate and distinct host...
Multiple data bus synchronization
Disclosed is a method and circuit for synchronizing dual data buses. In one embodiment, the method includes a receiving circuit receiving first and second...
Apparatus and methods for performing network address translation (NAT) in
a fully connected mesh with NAT...
Disclosed are methods and apparatus for performing network address translation (NAT) in a fully connected mesh with NAT virtual interface (NVI). In general...
Method and system for selective link state advertisement blocking over a
data network area
Method and system for efficiently handling hub and spoke area topologies in a data network under Open Shortest Path First (OSPF) routing protocol which provides...
Self modifying state graphs for quality of service classification
A method and intermediate device for dynamically modifying a stateful inspection of data. In one embodiment, the present invention is comprised of an...
Methods and apparatus for confidentiality protection for Fibre Channel
Methods and apparatus are provided for improving message-based security in a Fibre Channel network. More specifically, the present invention relates to methods...
Methods and apparatus to improve statistical remultiplexer performance by
use of predictive techniques
The present invention relates to methods and apparatus for generating predicted data utilizing data gathered from portions of one or more bit streams present in...
Method and apparatus for providing IPv6 networks to communicate with
overlapping IPv4 networks using NAT-PT
A method for providing handling of data sent between a first network and at least a second network and a third network, wherein the first network is of a first...
Techniques for determining network nodes to represent, multiple
subnetworks for a routing protocol
A method and apparatus are presented for determining network nodes for aggregating addresses in routing information used for routing data packets over a network....
System and method for indicating the priority of voice over internet
protocol (VoIP) calls
A method for indicating the priority of a Voice Over Internet Protocol (VoIP) call includes receiving a dialed number for a connection, generating a call set up...
Extended handset functionality and mobility
A system includes an enterprise network having a call control system that manages telephony services for wireless handsets. At a remote site, a computing device...
Arrangement in a router of a mobile network for generating a local router
prefix for anonymous route connections
A mobile router is configured for generating a local router prefix (i.e., a null or invalid address prefix that is not reachable via a wide area network) for use...
Methods and apparatus for controlling congestion within diverse protocol
Disclosed are methods and apparatus for transmitting a packet from a data queue through a protocol stack. The protocol stack is associated with one or more...
Method and apparatus for configuring network elements to support real time
Techniques for configuring a network to support real-time applications include determining a first role of multiple of roles performed by network elements to...
Method and apparatus for oversubscription of permanent virtual circuits
The method establishes a number of permanent virtual circuits to be configured on a multiservice access device. At least one of the permanent virtual circuits is...
Method and system for testing web-based applications
A method and system is disclosed for testing web-based applications. In one embodiment, the response time of one or more web pages is measured. The loading of a...
Method and system for supporting non-intrusive and effective voice
communication among mobile users
A system and related method for supporting non-intrusive and effective voice communication among mobile users in which voice calls between mobile users are...
Private emergency or service-specific call approach in GSM systems
A technique for implementing Special Call Services (SCS) to extend wireless system functionality to include private emergency or other types of service-specific...
Automated conference moderation
A conferencing system provides automated conference moderation at appropriate times to suppress disorder in an on-going conference. According to particular...
Methods and apparatus to mitigate cross-talk interference
A circuit board includes a pair of interconnects configured to support conveyance of a differential mode communication signal, which comprises a balanced first...
Distributed data synchronization apparatus and method
Disclosed is a method and apparatus for synchronizing data in a number of separate integrated circuits. In one embodiment, the apparatus includes a first...
Wireless network detection device
A device for determining network parameters may include one or more antennae and a processor. For example, the device may include multiple antennae so that...
Method and apparatus for constructing a transition route in a data
A method is described of constructing a transition route in a data communication network having as components nodes and links. Upon receipt of a transition...
Checking connectivity for point-to-multipoint connections
A method and system thereof for checking connectivity between endpoints in a network are described. A message is sent from an originating endpoint to a...
Wireless access point
Forward error correction in packet networks
Methods and apparatus are provided to allow reliable data transport in a packet-based network. A network node encodes error correction packets associated with...
Quality of service in a gateway
A host object representing a user, a service object representing a service, and a connection object linking the two may be utilized in order to provide Quality...
Apparatus and method for providing server state and attribute management
for voice enabled web applications
A unified web-based voice messaging system provides voice application control between a web browser and an application server via an hypertext transport protocol...
Maintaining a common AAA session ID for a call over a network
A method, system, and apparatus are provided for maintaining a common unique session identifier for a call over a network. In at least one embodiment, a unique...
TCP proxy connection management in a gigabit environment
The present invention describes a method and apparatus to effectively manage data buffers for a client and a server connection in a multiple connection...
Controlling access of concurrent users of computer resources in a
distributed system using an improved...
A method of controlling concurrent users of a distributed resource on a network is disclosed. In one aspect, there are one or more local lock managers executing...
Technique for improving load balancing of traffic in a data network using
source-side related information
According to various aspects of the present invention, a technique is described for improving load balancing of traffic in a data network using source-side...
Method and system for emulation of an internetwork operating system device
A method and apparatus for emulation of IOS in a feasible and efficient manner are provided. The method includes defining a data structure to hold a data set;...
Method and system for customizing distributed short message routing
Short messages are formatted as control messages in a communication network but do not control the communication network. Techniques for dynamically distributing...
Multiple personality telephony devices
A mobile device supports concurrent registrations of different wireless personalities with one or more service provider networks. Potentially using a single...
Receiver transponder for protected networks
A receiver transponder to be used in an optical add and drop multiplexer connected in short haul type networks receives light signals from two opposite...