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US-9,237,103 Congestion alleviation in network systems
In one embodiment, a method is provided for alleviating congestion in a network system. In this method, the receipt of data packets destined for a destination...
US-9,237,098 Media access control (MAC) address summation in Datacenter Ethernet networking
Techniques are presented to summarize the Media Access Control (MAC) addresses behind a single edge port so that the Datacenter Ethernet edge devices do not...
US-9,237,089 Enhanced path selection scheme for equal cost paths in communication networks
In one embodiment, a node in a communication network receives a label switched path (LSP) request and in response, the node determines at least two equal cost...
US-9,237,085 Apparatus, system, and method for providing energy management, profiles, and message blocks in a cable service...
A method is provided in one example and includes generating one or more message blocks to be propagated along a narrow-band channel, wherein the message blocks...
US-9,237,084 Apparatus, system, and method for providing energy management, profiles, and message blocks in a cable service...
A method is provided in one example and includes creating a plurality of profiles that describe one or more downstream modulations for each data-subcarrier in a...
US-9,237,078 Path validation in segment routing networks
In one embodiment, a method includes generating a path validation packet at a network device, the path validation packet including a plurality of segment...
US-9,237,075 Route convergence monitoring and diagnostics
In one embodiment, a method includes assigning an identifier to a route computation at a network device, grouping route updates for the route computation,...
US-9,237,063 System and method for remote monitoring and control of network devices
A managed network provides unique network addresses that are assigned to nodes such that no two nodes will have the same address in the managed network and such...
US-9,237,040 Pre-equalization enhancement for telecommunication networks
Presented herein are techniques for enhancing pre-equalization operations in a telecommunications network. In one example, a cable modem termination system...
US-9,237,015 Compact and efficient communication security through combining anti-replay with encryption
A method of providing anti-replay protection, authentication, and encryption with minimal data overhead is provided. A sender uses an arbitrary-length...
US-9,236,928 Media access control for MIMO wireless network
An apparatus and method for operating a Multiple Input Multiple Output (MIMO)-capable subscriber node are disclosed. In one embodiment, an apparatus includes a...
US-9,236,904 Fast frequency-hopping schedule recovery
In one embodiment, a device determines a need to resynchronize a broadcast and unicast frequency-hopping schedules on its network interface. In response to the...
US-9,235,710 Out of band management of basic input/output system secure boot variables
A method is provided in one example embodiment and includes storing secure boot variables in a baseboard management controller; and sending the secure boot...
US-9,235,447 Extensible attribute summarization
In one embodiment a method includes at first a network device, identifying an attribute of the first network device, selecting a function that defines how the...
US-9,235,375 Retail digital signage
In one embodiment, a plurality of digital displays is connected to a control computer having a processor and a memory. The memory is configured to communicate...
US-9,235,019 Self-aligning optical connector assembly
An apparatus for providing self-aligned optical coupling between an opto-electronic substrate and a fiber array, where the substrate is enclosed by a...
US-9,232,458 Proactive timer-based local repair path communication in reactive routing networks
In one embodiment, an intermediate device may determine a source route in use from a source to a destination in a reactive routing computer network, and may...
US-9,232,433 Dynamic coding for network traffic by fog computing node
In one embodiment, a method comprises determining access network conditions by a network device in an access network, the access network providing...
US-9,232,278 Virtual content sharing
A method for providing DLNA compatible content directory service (CDS) on a media content server device includes: entering content item metadata properties into...
US-9,232,267 Dynamically constructing a broadcast multiplex
A method and apparatus for dynamically constructing a broadcast multiplex are described. The method includes: receiving metadata associated with a first...
US-9,232,244 Efficient frame forwarding in large scale real-time screen content sharing meetings
Techniques are provided to improve user experience at endpoint devices that are participating in a multipoint screen content sharing session. A server in a...
US-9,231,965 Traffic segregation in DDoS attack architecture
In one embodiment, a particular node in a network determines information relating to network attack detection and mitigation from a local machine learning...
US-9,231,953 Method and apparatus for provisioning of information in a cellular communication network
A network management system for managing communications in a cellular communication network comprising an access point operably coupled to an access controller....
US-9,231,918 Use of virtual network interfaces and a websocket based transport mechanism to realize secure node-to-site and...
Techniques are provided herein for enabling a virtual private network (VPN) using a bidirectional, full duplex transport channel configured to send and receive...
US-9,231,850 Keepalive mechanism to maintain links in a lossy environment
In one embodiment, a particular device determines a selected link from the particular device toward a root device in a computer network, wherein traffic...
US-9,231,844 Autonomous performance probing
A method, device, and computer-readable medium are disclosed for automatically activating a probe configured to generate test network traffic in response to...
US-9,230,104 Distributed voting mechanism for attack detection
In one embodiment, a network node receives a voting request from a neighboring node that indicates a potential network attack. The network node determines a set...
US-9,229,881 Security in virtualized computer programs
In an embodiment, a data processing method comprises implementing a memory event interface to a hypercall interface of a hypervisor or virtual machine operating...
US-9,229,749 Compute and storage provisioning in a cloud environment
In one embodiment, a method includes receiving at a network device, resource information comprising attributes for compute and storage resources in a network,...
US-9,219,940 Fast channel change for hybrid device
There is provided according to embodiments of the invention a method of changing channels in a hybrid multicast video distribution environment, which is carried...
US-9,219,816 System and method for automated whitelist management in an enterprise small cell network environment
A method is provided in one embodiment and includes receiving a network address associated with a wireless device at a first network element in which the...
US-9,219,712 WAN optimization without required user configuration for WAN secured VDI traffic
In order for intermediary WAAS devices to process and accelerate ICA traffic, they must decrypt the ICA traffic in order to examine it. Disclosed is a mechanism...
US-9,219,687 Path optimization in multi-node virtual switch with orphan ports
Embodiments provide techniques for optimizing paths in a network environment with a virtual network device that includes a first physical network device and a...
US-9,219,682 Mintree-based routing in highly constrained networks
In one embodiment, a capable node in a computer network may host a path computation element, receive one or more neighborhood discovery messages including...
US-9,219,680 Scalability of providing packet flow management
Systems and methods for managing packet flows in a communication network are provided. Packet information can be cached on different levels and used to avoid...
US-9,219,638 Apparatus and method for applying network policy at a network device
This document discusses, among other things, applying network policy at a network device. In an example embodiment fiber channel hard zoning information may be...
US-9,219,616 Supporting multiple IEC-101/IEC-104 masters on an IEC-101/IEC-104 translation gateway
In one embodiment, a network device, such as a router, receives a frame containing a message from a first terminal unit. The network device modifies the...
US-9,218,461 Method and apparatus for detecting malicious software through contextual convictions
Novel methods, components, and systems that enhance traditional techniques for detecting malicious software are presented. More specifically, we describe...
US-9,215,620 Distributed bi-directional flow control in wireless mesh networks
A distributed, bidirectional congestion control and starvation avoidance system for wireless mesh networks. In particular implementations, the nodes of the...
US-9,215,588 System and method for providing selective bearer security in a network environment
An example method includes receiving a message related to a bearer or an Internet Protocol (IP) flow, the message includes an extension indicating whether an...
US-9,215,543 Microphone mute/unmute notification
A processing system can include a processor that includes circuitry. The circuitry can be configured to: receive far-end and near-end audio signals; detect...
US-9,215,414 Selection of a Multipoint Control Unit (MCU) for a video meeting on a network
To select an appropriate multipoint control unit (MCU) for hosting an upcoming video meeting, video meeting data of previous meetings is stored, including time...
US-9,215,413 Split frame multistream encode
Presented herein are techniques for creating video for participants in a video conference. A designated primary video stream is decoded and the resulting video...
US-9,215,396 Faster access to television channels
In one embodiment, a receiver for an accelerated channel change is provided. The receiver receives a first version of a video stream for a first channel and...
US-9,215,228 Authentication of devices having unequal capabilities
A system authenticates in-vehicle electronic devices having unequal capabilities such as having varying different communication and processing capabilities. A...
US-9,215,194 Method and apparatus to process an incoming message
A method and apparatus to process an incoming message is described. The method may comprise, at a recipient system, receiving an incoming message from a message...
US-9,215,182 Enhancing performance of rapid channel changes and other playback positioning changes in adaptive streaming
Content is received within a network at a content receiver and that is communicated from a content source, where the content comprises packets to be sent to the...
US-9,215,178 Network packet steering via configurable association of packet processing resources and network interfaces
Methods and systems are provided for steering network packets. According to one embodiment, a dynamically configurable steering table is stored within a memory...
US-9,215,147 Flexible and scalable monitoring in a TRILL network
A monitoring session associated with a virtual nickname may be established in a TRILL network. A monitoring station may be connected to an edge switch of the...
US-9,215,141 Automated network device provisioning using dynamic host configuration protocol
In an embodiment, an electronic digital data packet router performs receiving a DHCP initiation message on a particular interface among a plurality of network...
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