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Implementing media requests via a one-way set-top box
A method can include initiating a video request via an application operating on a smart device. The method can also include transmitting the video request to a...
Hybrid caching system
A system operable to: receive a request for an application unit from a first device; generating a key for the application unit; look up segment cache indices...
Providing an aggregate reachability status
A customizable mechanism is provided for determining and reporting the overall reachability of a user based on the current statuses of a variety of network...
Internet presence for a home network
In one embodiment, a first interface of a switch interconnects with a broadband modem within a wide area network (WAN), while a second interface of the switch...
Method and apparatus for providing access to real time control protocol
information for improved media quality...
Various embodiments provide methods and systems operable to provide access to real time control protocol (RTCP) information for improved media quality control....
Method and apparatus for preventing DOS attacks on trunk interfaces
A method of protecting a data network from denial of service (DOS) attacks is described. The method may use various network tools to selectively block or...
Method and apparatus for adaptive application message payload content
transformation in a network...
Application message payload data elements are transformed within a network infrastructure element such as a packet data router or switch. The network element...
Supporting enhanced media communications using a packet-based
A method for supporting communications includes establishing a packet-based audio communication link with a remote device and informing a local computing device...
Communication path selection
In an example embodiment, a method for selecting a communication path is provided. The method may comprise receiving data encapsulated in a transport protocol....
Virtual machines in a packet switching device
In one embodiment, a packet switching device creates multiple virtual packet switching devices within the same physical packet switching device using virtual...
Dynamically triggered traffic engineering routing advertisements in
stateful path computation element environments
In one embodiment, a device (e.g., a path computation element, PCE) monitors a tunnel set-up failure rate within a computer network, and determines whether to...
Detection and support of a dual-stack capable host
A network processing device is configured to receive a configuration message from a host device and forward the configuration message to a server. The...
Method, system, and computer-readable storage medium for remote control of
a video conferencing device
A method, system, and computer-readable storage medium for remotely controlling a video conferencing device registered with a video conferencing management...
Non-disruptive network noise measurement
Presented herein are non-disruptive noise estimation techniques that utilize a correlation between attributes of a received signal and the noise to generate...
Spatio-temporal processing for communication
A space-time signal processing system with advantageously reduced complexity. The system may take advantage of multiple transmitter antenna elements and/or...
Speech recognition tuning tool
Systems and methods for tuning a dictionary of a speech recognition system includes accessing a voice mail record of a user, accessing a recorded audio file of...
Increasing internet protocol version 6 host table scalability in top of
rack switches for data center deployments
Techniques are provided for optimizing storage of address information in switch device databases. A control packet is received from a source host. An address...
Integer matrix transform video compression system, method and computer
A video decoding method, system and computer program product perform inverse transforming of transform coefficients for a video image. The inverse transforming...
Network development and testing as a cloud service
Presented herein are techniques to receive configuration instructions for elements of a network topology to be simulated and tested. In response to receiving...
Method and system for minimizing disruption during in-service software
A method and a system for in-service software upgrade in a Hot Standby Redundant Distributed (HSRD) system are provided. A standby route processor in HSRD...
System and method for providing computer code to obtain data from devices
optionally using a web services interface
A system and method accepts source code including one or more variables or constants, and, for those variables or constants flagged as those that are to be...
Video conference system endpoint
System and method for location reporting in an untrusted network
An example method is provided and may include retrieving by a user equipment (UE) an access point (AP) Media Access Control (MAC) address for an AP to which the...
Managed access point protocol
Methods, apparatuses and systems facilitating deployment and configuration of managed access points in hierarchical wireless network systems. An embodiment of...
Fast switching hybrid video decoder
Techniques are presented herein for switching between a software decoder and a hardware decoder in a hybrid decoder. A video bit stream is received. The video...
Virtual device context (VDC) integration for network services
Methods and apparatus are provided for virtual device context (VDC) integration for network services. VDC integration for network services generally includes...
Network equipment authentication
Presented herein are authentication systems and methodologies for equipment deployed in an operational electronic network. Information about a piece of...
Differentiation of multiple media endpoints behind an address translation
In one embodiment, two way communication between an IP phone behind a firewall and an IP phone behind a translation device is established. A network security...
System and method for layer-2 network routing
An example method is provided and includes receiving a data message from a first virtual local area network; determining at an edge switch-router of a Layer-2...
Architecture for agentless service insertion
An example method for service insertion in a network environment is provided in one example and includes configuring a service node by tagging one or more...
Stacking metadata contexts for service chains
Presented herein are techniques useful in a network comprising a plurality of network nodes each configured to apply one or more service functions to traffic...
Policy based configuration of interfaces in a virtual machine environment
In one embodiment, an apparatus includes a port profile manager for receiving a port configuration policy and creating a port profile for the port configuration...
Multi-layer stateful path computation element architecture
In one embodiment, a stateful computing entity in a computer network determines underlying network information (physical and/or optical) for the computer...
Measuring network performance using inter-packet gap metric
Techniques for measuring network performance using the inter-packet gap metric are described. According to one approach, a computer-implemented method comprises...
Cumulative node heartbeat relay agents in constrained computer networks
In one embodiment, a message instructing a particular node to act as a heartbeat relay agent is received at the particular node in a network. The particular...
System and method for maintaining a provisioned configuration for an
endpoint in a communications network
A system and method for maintaining provisioned configuration for an endpoint in a packet switched communications network are disclosed, the communications...
Security for remote access VPN
Techniques are disclosed for improving security in virtual private network. In one embodiment, key information is generated for a virtual private network (VPN)...
Providing a backup network topology without service disruption
In one embodiment, a primary root node may detect one or more neighboring root nodes based on information received from a first-hop node and may select a backup...
Network interface card device pass-through with multiple nested
In a data center computing system, multiple nested hypervisors are run, including an outer hypervisor and at least one inner hypervisor running as a virtual...
System and method for checking run-time consistency for sequentially and
non-sequentially fetched instructions
A system and method includes modules for determining whether an instruction is a target of a non-sequential fetch operation with an expected numerical property...
Video conference system endpoint
System and method for managing tracking area identity lists in a mobile
A method is provided in one example embodiment and includes communicating a plurality of queries associated with common tracking areas in a wireless network;...
Network device configuration by mobile device
In one implementation, a wireless network device is automatically accessed and configured through a mobile device. The mobile device receives provisioning data...
Systems, methods and media for enhanced circuit-switched fallback
interworking function signaling procedures...
Systems, methods and media for enhanced voice call procedures are provided. A method for enhanced voice call procedure includes receiving at a CSFB-IWF a...
Method and system for analyzing video stream accuracy in a network
A method is provided in one example and includes receiving a video sequence having at least one code symbol embedded therein. The at least one code symbol is...
Touch control of a camera at a remote video device
A device, computer program product, and method control the operation of one or more cameras associated with a video conference endpoint in a video conference...
Panoramic video conference
In one embodiment, video is transmitted between a sending device and a receiving device. The sending device is configured to receive adjacent camera views and...
Method and apparatus for displaying a social networking status message on
a dialing phone
In one embodiment, a method includes identifying when a call to a callee has been initiated by a system. Once the call is identified as being initiated, status...
Location based mixer priorities in conferences
In one embodiment, a method includes identifying a plurality of locations associated with a conference system that has a conference server and a mixer, and...