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US-9,722,928 Link policy routing based on link utilization
In one embodiment, a link utilization threshold is assigned to a first link. Link utilization of the first link and of one or more second links is monitored....
US-9,722,919 Tying data plane paths to a secure control plane
In one embodiment, a router located at an exit edge of an autonomous system (AS) receives a data packet in a data plane, and determines a destination of the...
US-9,722,916 Data-plane driven fast protection mechanism for MPLS pseudowire services
In one embodiment, a source transmits one or more data packets to a destination over a primary pseudowire (PW). When a device on the primary PW detects a...
US-9,722,852 On-demand encapsulating of timed metadata in a network environment
A method is provided in one example and includes receiving media content including timed metadata, generating a common format asset including the timed metadata...
US-9,716,600 Augmented router processing
An augmented router that reads and analyzes asserted source and asserted destination of a message, selected message metadata, message data type and other...
US-9,716,555 Common mode rejection ratio control for coherent optical receivers
An optical signal is received at a coherent optical receiver. The received optical signal is converted to a first electrical signal and a second electrical...
US-9,716,355 Plug and receptacle having high density of electrical contacts and/or pins
The systems, methods, and apparatuses disclosed herein relate to apparatuses having high density of electrical contacts and/or pins. In some embodiments, an...
US-9,712,785 Method and system for video conferencing units
In one embodiment a system and method is described, the system and method including a first camera, which, when activated, captures a first video of a first...
US-9,712,458 Consolidation encodings representing designated receivers in a bit string
In one embodiment, for each particular multicast flow of a plurality of multicast flows of packets a particular consolidation encoding of a plurality of...
US-9,712,433 Maintaining and communicating nodal neighboring information
In one embodiment, a nodal device receives information from each of its neighboring nodes in a network. The information identifies a link quality between the...
US-9,707,501 Debris filter sensor
In one embodiment, a piezoelectric device is positioned adjacent to a debris fence. A resonant frequency detection circuit connects with the piezoelectric...
US-9,706,514 Wideband angle-of-arrival location determination using bandwidth partitioning
Techniques are presented herein for improving location determination of a wireless device in environments where there can be multipath issues. A wireless device...
US-9,705,845 Network access device and method for automatically establishing connection to a wide area network
A network access device (NAD) is configured to automatically establish a connection to a WAN. The NAD tests IP configurations according to a first priority...
US-9,699,198 System and method for parallel secure content bootstrapping in content-centric networks
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system for retrieving a content collection over a network. During operation, the system determines additional...
US-9,698,994 Loop detection and repair in a multicast tree
Systems, methods and transitory computer-readable storage media for detecting one or more loops in a multicast tree. The method includes calculating a multicast...
US-9,697,346 Method and apparatus for identifying and associating devices using visual recognition
In one embodiment, a method includes identifying a request for access to a first system and obtaining a visual image including at least a first piece of...
US-9,693,205 System and method for providing message delivery and paging to a group of users in a network environment
An example method is provided in one example embodiment and may include configuring paging parameters for a group of one or more user equipment (UE) based, at...
US-9,693,017 Automatic switching between different cameras at a video conference endpoint based on audio
A video conference endpoint includes predefined main and side audio search regions angularly-separated from each other at a microphone array configured to...
US-9,692,567 Targeted service request for small data communication in a network environment
An example method for targeted service request for small data communication in a network environment is provided and includes receiving an extended service...
US-9,686,383 Synchronization of traffic multiplexing in link aggregation
Synchronization of traffic multiplexing in link aggregation is described. In an embodiment, a first link aggregator and a second link aggregator are associated...
US-9,686,194 Adaptive multi-interface use for content networking
One embodiment provides a system that forwards a packet with a hierarchically structured variable-length identifier (HSVLI) in a network. An HSVLI indicates a...
US-9,686,187 Method and system for providing distributed allowed domains in a data network
Method and system for providing distributed domains in a fiber channel fabric including determining a domain configuration of a resource, retrieving one or more...
US-9,686,181 Selective service bypass in service function chaining
In one embodiment, a method includes identifying a failure of a service function at a service node in a service chain, receiving a packet at the service node,...
US-9,681,260 Device selection for user interface
A system including a processor to create a history database in a storage medium for storing signal strength history records, each history record including an...
US-9,678,762 Dynamic, automated monitoring and controlling of boot operations in computers
A network device manages multiple computers and connects the computers to boot devices that store boot programs used by the computers to boot. The network...
US-9,674,515 Endpoint information for network VQM
Video quality management (VQM) may be provided. First, transmitter metrics corresponding to a video stream may be determined by a transmitting endpoint. The...
US-9,667,686 System and method for improving audio quality during web conferences over low-speed network connections
A method that includes: (1) transmitting, at a first transmit time point, a first probe packet over a network connection to a conferencing server immediately...
US-9,667,562 Method and apparatus for supporting variable bit-rate reservations
In one embodiment, a method includes obtaining a first message from an application associated with a variable bit-rate (VBR) media flow, the first message...
US-9,667,480 Consolidated information delivery in a Fibre Channel fabric
Presented herein are techniques for collecting and delivering consolidated nameserver information in a merged Fiber (Fiber) Channel (FC) fabric. A principal...
US-9,667,439 Determining connections between disconnected partial trees
Various implementations disclosed herein include systems, methods and apparatuses that determine connections between disconnected partial trees. For example, in...
US-9,660,922 Network assisted rate shifting for adaptive bit rate streaming
Techniques are provided for adjusting or modifying content request messages in a video streaming environment. An aggregation device is configured to receive a...
US-9,660,877 Transaction management in multi-protocol SDN controller
A multi-protocol software-defined networking (SDN) controller receives receiving from one or more applications one or more requests for services to be performed...
US-9,654,744 Frequency modulated burst mode transmitter and method
The present invention is directed towards a frequency modulated (FM) burst mode optical system that allows optical signals having a common wavelength provided...
US-9,654,482 Overcoming circular dependencies when bootstrapping an RPKI site
In one embodiment, a validation server in a computer network determines that an edge router of the computer network has blocked access to a desired server...
US-9,654,419 Fabric channel control apparatus and method
A method for receiving packet data at a communication channel and transmitting the packet data over serial links of the communication channel. The packet data...
US-9,654,409 Method for scaling address lookups using synthetic addresses
Various examples of the present disclosure provide methods for unifying various types of end-point identifiers, such as IPv4 (e.g., Internet protocol version 4...
US-9,654,390 Method and apparatus for improving cloud routing service performance
In one embodiment, a method includes creating a logical router on a first router, the first router being supported on a first node, the logical router being...
US-9,654,379 Pseudowire (PW) switching type-length-value (TLV)
A method and apparatus for providing information in a network by way of a Pseudowire switching TLV is presented. A second device in the network receives a first...
US-9,654,344 De-congesting data centers with wireless point-to-multipoint flyways
In one embodiment, a source top-of-rack (ToR) switch may identify multiple destination ToR switches from a group of ToR switches to send data traffic to. The...
US-9,654,300 N-way virtual port channels using dynamic addressing and modified routing
Systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable storage media for dynamic addressing of virtual port channels is described. In some implementations, a...
US-9,648,615 Location measurement optimized off-channel scanning and grouping of access points
A plurality of time slots are allocated during which a location procedure is performed for one or more target wireless devices. Select ones of a plurality of...
US-9,648,569 System and method to facilitate small cell uplink power control in a network environment
A method is provided in one example embodiment and may include calculating, by one or more of a plurality of small cell radios, one or more sets of candidate...
US-9,648,543 System and method for accepting information from routing messages into a list
A system and method adds and manages entries on a list of entries of routing information to allow the top entry to be used for routing to a destination...
US-9,648,464 Efficient zone based client count forecasting
An efficient process is provided that exploits features in historical and current client location data to forecast client counts of different zones up to...
US-9,648,141 Token delegation for third-party authorization in computer networking
In one embodiment, first content is served by an application server to a client computer through an Internet service provider network. The first content...
US-9,648,005 Method and system for extending network resources campus-wide based on user role and location
A method, system, and computer readable medium is disclosed which utilizes the LISP control plane to increase communications and access to enterprise resources...
US-9,647,944 Segment routing based wide area network orchestration in a network environment
An example method for segment routing based wide area network (WAN) orchestration in a network environment is provided and includes monitoring a segment routing...
US-9,647,929 Opaque profile identifiers for path computation element protocol
Methods and systems are disclosed for enabling centralized path definition and policy with distributed path setup, and centralized path setup control with...
US-9,647,923 Network device mobility
According to one example embodiment, an EID-NOTIFY packet is defined for use with the Location/Identifier Separation Protocol (LISP). A first-hop network...
US-9,647,849 "Slow-start" problem in data center networks and a potential solution
Systems and methods are provided for a multicast based solution to solving the slow-start problem that ensures both optimal (1-hop) and in-sequence delivery of...
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