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US-7,031,266 Method and system for configuring wireless routers and networks
A method and system for configuring a wireless router and a wireless communications network includes establishing connectivity between a wireless router and at...
US-7,031,263 Method and apparatus for network management system
A network management system has a bus and a system controller connected to the bus. The bus has a plurality of fixed ports, where each of the ports is capable of...
US-7,031,262 Reoptimization triggering by path computation elements
A mechanism to alleviate bandwidth fragmentation in a network employing path computation element(s) to place MPLS Traffic Engineering tunnels. One application is...
US-7,031,253 Method and apparatus for computing a path through specified elements in a network
Methods and apparatus for automatically creating a circuit path that includes specified elements are disclosed. According to one aspect of the present...
US-7,031,252 Reflector communications channel for automatic protection switching
An apparatus and method for a communications network including at least one interface circuit reads frame data received from the communications network and...
US-7,028,212 Network device and method of operation
A network device to maintain resource management within a network may comprise an emulator or watchdog that may send an emulation request to a resource manager...
US-7,028,136 Managing idle time and performing lookup operations to adapt to refresh requirements or operational rates of...
Methods and apparatus are disclosed for, inter alia, managing idle time and performing lookup operations to adapt to refresh requirements and/or operational...
US-7,028,073 Method and apparatus providing distributed authorization management of communication sessions
A mechanism for authorizing a data communication session between a client and a first server is disclosed. When a request is received to establish a session with...
US-7,027,598 Residue number system based pre-computation and dual-pass arithmetic modular operation approach to implement...
A pre-computation and dual-pass modular operation approach to implement encryption protocols efficiently in electronic integrated circuits is disclosed. An...
US-7,027,597 Pre-computation and dual-pass modular arithmetic operation approach to implement encryption protocols...
A pre-computation and dual-pass modular operation approach to implement encryption protocols efficiently in electronic integrated circuits is disclosed. An...
US-7,027,456 System and method for providing multimedia jitter buffer adjustment for packet-switched networks
A system and method is disclosed for providing dynamic multimedia jitter buffer adjustment for packet-switched networks. The system temporarily stores an amount...
US-7,027,410 Method and apparatus for maintaining consistent per-hop forwarding behavior in a network using network-wide...
A method, apparatus, and computer-readable medium configured for maintaining consistent per-hop packet forwarding behavior among a plurality of network devices...
US-7,027,397 Method and apparatus for accumulating and distributing traffic and flow control information in a packet...
Methods and apparatus are disclosed for accumulating traffic information and distributing flow control information in a packet switching system. Traffic...
US-7,027,393 TCP optimized single rate policer
An extension to the conventional single rate microflow policer that provides dual rate policing with a minimum of extra resource utilization. Using the extended...
US-7,027,389 Fast failure detection using RTT time considerations on a non-retransmit medium
The present invention provides a method and apparatus to determine the state of a communications link between two nodes in a network. Typically, each node will...
US-7,026,730 Integrated connector unit
According to one embodiment of the invention, an integrated jack unit is provided. The integrated jack unit includes a housing. The integrated jack unit also...
US-7,024,687 System and method for providing end to end authentication in a network environment
A method for executing end to end authentication in a network environment is provided that includes initiating a communications tunnel with a layer two tunnel...
US-7,024,548 Methods and apparatus for auditing and tracking changes to an existing configuration of a computerized device
A change controller application, process and system tracks modification to a configuration of a computerized device by receiving a change request indicating a...
US-7,024,515 Methods and apparatus for performing continue actions using an associative memory which might be particularly...
Methods and apparatus are disclosed for use with an associative memory, such as for, but not limited to implementing access control list and quality of service...
US-7,024,494 Method and system for configuring a peripheral card in a communications environment
A method for communicating data includes receiving at a main card a first media access control (MAC) address of a first peripheral component interconnect (PCI)...
US-7,024,209 Unified messaging system configured for management of short message service-type messages
A unified communications system is configured for receiving, storing, and/or sending SMS messages based on management of the SMS messages according to a...
US-7,024,071 Lumped Raman amplifier for adaptive dispersion compensation
An adaptive dispersion compensation system that also achieves optical amplification by inducing Raman amplification effects in dispersion compensating fiber....
US-7,023,997 Secure messaging communication system
A secure telecommunication system 10 is provided that allows for communication between a device 14 and a receiving device 16 of encrypted data messages through a...
US-7,023,989 Arrangement for delivering applications to a network enabled telephony device
A network-enabled user interface device, for example a VoIP telephony device, includes a display, a user input interface, an interface controller, and an...
US-7,023,971 Method and system for call answer while connected to voice mail
A method and system for call answer while connected to voice mail includes generating real-time packets for transmission of a message toward a voice mail system....
US-7,023,970 Arrangement in a local computer for sending voice messages to a unified communications system
A user computer, for example a personal computer (PC), includes a recorder configured for generating an audio file having an identifier enabling a unified...
US-7,023,883 Method for providing a network timing reference clock in ethernet-connected VOIP equipment
The present invention relates to a method for providing synthesized clock synchronization reference signals in an asynchronous packet based network....
US-7,023,879 Dynamic multi-hop ingress to egress L2TP tunnel mapping
A method for dynamic ingress to egress tunnel mapping from a first communication network to a second communication network includes receiving a tunneled...
US-7,023,853 Access control list processing in hardware
The invention provides for hardware processing of ACLs and thus hardware enforcement of access control. A sequence of access control specifiers from an ACL are...
US-7,023,810 Decoding using redundant packet selection information in wireless communications systems
A communications system includes a mobile unit that transmits coded content. The system also includes a number of base transceiver stations that receive the...
US-7,023,808 System and method for distributing route selection in an implementation of a routing protocol
A partial best path technique distributes route selection in a routing protocol implementation on a router. The technique also ensures that announced paths...
US-7,020,814 Method and system for emulating a Fiber Channel link over a SONET/SDH path
A method and system for emulating an Fibre Channel link over a SONET transport path by which Fibre Channel data is transported across the SONET/SDH transport...
US-7,020,771 Controlling data security procedures using an admission control signaling protocol
Providing data security involves receiving a request message at an intermediate network node. The request message is associated with a number of data packets...
US-7,020,712 Reducing CPU overhead in the forwarding process in an inbound/outbound controller for a router
A method and system for transferring a queue of packets in a router between an inbound controller and an outbound controller is disclosed. The inbound controller...
US-7,020,376 Tool device for selectively extracting, installing and removing various optical connectors
A tool device for selectively extracting, installing, and removing a plurality of optical connectors is disclosed. The tool device has a prying end coupled to a...
US-7,020,164 System and method for special signaling with customer premises equipment
A system and method are provided for special signaling with customer premises equipment. The system includes loop termination equipment coupled to a local loop...
US-7,020,140 Receive and transmit blocks for asynchronous transfer mode (ATM) cell delineation
Receive and transmit blocks for asynchronous transfer mode (ATM) cell delineation are disclosed. The receive block has a plurality of cell delineation blocks, a...
US-7,020,090 System and method for loadbalancing in a network environment using feedback information
A method for loadbalancing in a network environment is provided that includes receiving a request from an end user for a communication session at a central node....
US-7,020,080 Method and apparatus for prevention of flow starvation with weighted fair queuing
Method and apparatus for queuing packets are disclosed. In one aspect, a method may comprise assigning each packet a first value; dynamically assigning each...
US-7,020,069 Medium access control protocol for OFDM wireless networks
A medium access contention protocol that is highly beneficial in wireless networks and particularly in wireless networks that employ a fixed minimum burst size...
US-7,019,976 Methods and apparatus for thermally coupling a heat sink to a circuit board component
A heat sink has a flexure member attached to a base of the heat sink and located between the base and an associated circuit board component. As the heat sink...
US-7,017,185 Method and system for maintaining network activity data for intrusion detection
A method and system for maintaining network activity data for intrusion detection includes storing data representative of network activity in datasets. The...
US-7,017,176 Data transmission over multiple upstream channels within a cable modem system
A system and method are disclosed for transmitting upstream data from a cable modem within a cable television plant. One aspect of the invention pertains to a...
US-7,016,969 System using weighted fairness decisions in spatial reuse protocol forwarding block to determine allowed usage...
A method and apparatus for servicing transit and transmit traffic in a node of a network. The network includes a plurality of nodes connected by first and second...
US-7,016,964 Selectively passing network addresses through a server
A method of securely communicating a network address of a client that issues service requests to a first server that proxies the service requests for a second...
US-7,016,958 Methods and apparatus for redirecting network cache traffic
A method for routing a data request received by a caching system is described. The caching system includes a router and a cache, and the data request identifies...
US-7,016,947 Convenient configuration of an identifier of a segment of a virtual circuit
Configuring a segment identifier in a customer premise equipment (CPE) connected to a network. Several OAM loopback cells containing possible segment identifiers...
US-7,016,609 Receiver transponder for protected networks
A receiver transponder that is implemented in an optical add/drop multiplexer (OADM) is disclosed. The OADM is used in short haul type networks and receives...
US-7,016,351 Small group multicast in a computer network
The invention solves the problem of overloading intermediate routers with state information as the number of multicast groups increases to millions of groups....
US-7,016,343 PSTN call routing control features applied to a VoIP
A system and method of sending and receiving voice calls over the Internet is described. The system includes a PSTN-derived intelligent call routing engine that...
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