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Optimal tree root selection for trees spanning multiple sites
Embodiments provide a method, network device, and computer program product for optimizing traffic in a link-state network distributed across a plurality of...
Method and apparatus for diagnosing interface oversubscription and
A methodology is described for providing a dedicated interface-level oversubscription diagnostics queue that would store header data and timestamps for ingress...
Enabling dynamic routing topologies in support of real-time delay traffic
In one embodiment, a device determines a set of sources and used destinations for traffic in a computer network, where nodes of the network are configured to...
Source IP-based pruning of traffic toward dually-connected overlay hosts
in a data communications environment
A method is provided in one example embodiment and includes determining a source of a packet received at a network element and characterizing a link on which...
Data routing for power outage management
In one embodiment, a particular node in a computer network, that is, one receiving electrical power from a grid source, may determine routing metrics to a...
Technique for efficient load balancing of TE-LSPs
A technique efficiently load balances traffic engineering (TE) label switched paths (LSPs) from a head-end node to a tail-end node of a computer network. The...
System and method for propagating virtualization awareness in a network
A method provided in one example embodiment includes a first network device receiving a request comprising a name of a port profile to be subscribed to by a...
Tracking radar frequency enabling more channels
In an example embodiment, a channel that includes a plurality of sub-channels is sampled to detect pulses indicative of a presence of a radar signal. A...
Dynamic assignment of frequency hopping sequences in a communication
In one embodiment, a management device determines a topology of nodes in a network. Based on the topology, frequency hopping sequences are assigned (and...
Universal waveguide index translator
An apparatus may be provided. The apparatus may comprise a first edge having a first area and a second edge having a second area larger than the first area. The...
Configurable mounting bracket for mounting rail installations
In one embodiment, an apparatus includes a frame configured to hold an electronic device. A back side of the frame includes a plurality of clips which are...
Electrical equipment housing
Apparatus and method for preventing component overheating and extending
An example apparatus and method for preventing component overheating and extending system survivability of an appliance is provided and may include a component...
Method and apparatus for remote software driven reverse segmentation
Reverse segmentation may be provided. First, a plurality of legs may be received and combined into a first service group. Next, it may be determined that a...
Video encoder/decoder, method and computer program product that process
tiles of video data
In video encoding it is common to encode the image data to remove redundancies in the information to be transmitted. While the pixel data is usually arranged in...
Integrating telephony and voice mail routing
A data processing system comprises call processing logic comprising a voice mail subsystem, or a call management subsystem configured to process voice-over-IP...
Method for optimizing WAN traffic with efficient indexing scheme
According to one embodiment, a local proxy caches in a local stream store one or more streams of data transmitted over the WAN to a remote proxy. In response to...
System and method for desktop content sharing
An example method is provided and includes determining, during a desktop sharing session of a meeting session, a content identity of a content item that is...
Restarting network reachability protocol sessions based on transport layer
In an embodiment, a method comprises establishing a first data communications session with a first router. In response to receiving a first request to establish...
Increasing transmission rate to a remote device in response to attributing
information loss as not being a...
In response to a detected loss of previously transmitted information by an apparatus communicating with a remote device (e.g., using TCP), the rate of...
Shortening of service paths in service chains in a communications network
A method is provided in one example embodiment and includes receiving at a network element a flow offload decision for a first service node that includes a...
Expanded quality of service processing of multiprotocol label switching
In one embodiment, a packet switching device provides more than eight behavior aggregates of Quality of Service (QoS) processing based on a service type of a...
Method and apparatus for forwarding information base scaling
In one embodiment, a method includes receiving a packet at an edge device in a first network site in communication with a second network site through a...
Packet metadata channels carrying infrastructure metadata in networks
In one embodiment, an apparatus in a network determines particular metadata to communicate infrastructure information associated with a particular packet to...
Compressing data packet routing information using bloom filters
In one embodiment, a Transit Information Bloom Filter (TIBF) signal component is generated for use with a routing protocol control message, the TIBF signal...
Ordered flooding requests for path computation elements
In one embodiment, a stateful path computation element (PCE) in a computer network determines a need to route at least a threshold number of tunnels, and in...
Technique for efficiently and dynamically maintaining bidirectional
forwarding detection on a bundle of links
In one embodiment, a plurality of links between a network node and another network node are configured as a link bundle. The network node establishes one or...
On-demand bandwidth provisioning in a network environment
An example method for facilitating on-demand bandwidth provisioning in a network environment is provided and includes receiving a request from a client at a...
Providing in-line services through radio access network resources under
control of a mobile packet core in a...
A method is provided in one example embodiment and includes sending, by a first entity associated with an access network, a first request message including a...
Systems, methods and media for location reporting at a charging area level
Systems, methods, and media for location reporting at a charging area level granularity are provided. The method includes detecting at a mobility management...
Multi-wavelength distributed raman amplification set-up
Techniques are presented herein to set power levels for multiple Raman pump wavelengths in a distributed Raman amplification configuration. A first receive...
Scanning and tracking dynamic objects with depth cameras
A video conference server receives a plurality of video frames including a current frame and at least one previous frame. Each of the video frames includes a...
Software revocation infrastructure
In one implementation, software components include an identity of a revocation authority. Prior to loading of the software in a given platform, the revocation...
Classes of meeting participant interaction
A technology for interacting with a collaborative videoconferencing environment is disclosed. A display having a substantially "L-shaped" configuration allows...
System and method for robust multiple access network mobility in a network
An example method is provided in one example embodiment and includes establishing a mobility context associated with a user equipment that includes a...
Distributed load management on network devices
This disclosure relates to a system and method for dynamically managing load on network devices in a distributed manner. As the proliferation of data rich...
Transporting serially over TCP/IP using raw TCP encapsulation
In one embodiment, a router establishes a serial-over-TCP/IP (Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol) communication session between terminal units...
Producing equivalent content across encapsulators in a network environment
A method is provided in one example and includes receiving first synchronization information associated with a first encapsulated output, receiving second...
Automatic future meeting scheduler based upon locations of meeting
In a network that supports communications between client devices and at least one meeting server, a meeting request that includes one or more meeting...
Entitlement for call routing and denial
In one embodiment, a network device enforces entitlement rules based on call control traffic received. The call control traffic is received at the network...
Control loop control using broadcast channel to communicate with a node
In one embodiment, a control loop control using a broadcast channel may be used to communicate with a node under attack. A management device may receive data...
Tracking and tracing information theft from information systems
In one embodiment, a processing device receives, from an accessing system, an access request for stored information. In response, the device generates unique...
Redirect to inspection proxy using single-sign-on bootstrapping
An authentication request is generated when a user of a client device attempts to initiate a user session with an application managed by a service provider. An...
Modem mode control based on flow ranking
A system can include a precondition detector configured to determine that the system has network congestion at a network link. The system can also include a...
Interconnecting virtual private networks
In one embodiment, a method includes receiving from a plurality of customer edge devices, endpoint addresses at a central mapping system operating as a control...
Identifying, translating and filtering shared risk groups in
A method, apparatus, and computer-readable storage medium for processing shared risk group (SRG) information in communications networks are disclosed. The...
Method to select interface for IP packets when destination subnet is
reachable on multiple interfaces
An interface may be selected. First, it may be determined that an application is intended to use a first one of a plurality of network interfaces. Next, a first...
Adjustable data rates
Adjustable data rate data communications may be provided. First, a plurality of remote data rates at which a remote device is configured to operate may be...
Dynamic policy based interface configuration for virtualized environments
In one embodiment, a method includes receiving static profiles each comprising one or more properties of an operating environment, receiving a dynamic profile...
Host traffic driven network orchestration within data center fabric
Presented herein are techniques to handle data packets received at a top-of-rack (ToR) switch in an underlay network hosting one or more tenant networks. The...