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US-9,208,295 Policy-based control layer in a communication fabric
Presented herein are techniques for adding a secure control layer to a distributed communication fabric that supports publish-subscribe (pub-sub) and direct...
US-9,207,882 System and method for in-band LUN provisioning in a data center network environment
A method is provided in one example embodiment and includes instantiating a virtual adapter on a network device connected to a storage array, the virtual...
US-9,207,832 Intelligent social collaboration watchlist that visually indicates an order of relevance
In one embodiment, a method includes within a graphical user interface (GUI) presented to a user of a software application, presenting a watchlist associated...
US-9,207,304 Radio access point location verification using GPS location and radio environment data
Techniques are provided to perform location verification of a radio access point (RAP) device such as femtocell. The RAP is configured to receive signals from...
US-9,204,576 Apparatus, system, and method for configuring a system of electronic chassis
An example apparatus is provided and may comprise a housing, an electronic blade system, and a plurality of airflow management components. The housing may have...
US-9,204,548 Electronic devices mounted on multiple substrates
An apparatus includes a first electronic device mounted on a first substrate and a second electronic device mounted on a second substrate. In some embodiments,...
US-9,204,096 System and method for extending communications between participants in a conferencing environment
A method is provided in one example embodiment and includes receiving data associated with a local endpoint that is configured to participate in a video...
US-9,203,875 Method and system for managing meeting resources in a network environment
In one example embodiment, a method is provided and includes monitoring a display status associated with a client device that is participating in a meeting...
US-9,203,854 Method and apparatus for detecting malicious software using machine learning techniques
Novel methods, components, and systems for detecting malicious software in a proactive manner are presented. More specifically, we describe methods, components,...
US-9,203,784 Distributed virtual switch architecture for a hybrid cloud
In one embodiment, a secure transport layer tunnel may be established over a public network between a first cloud gateway in a private cloud and a second cloud...
US-9,203,781 Extending virtual station interface discovery protocol (VDP) and VDP-like protocols for dual-homed deployments...
Techniques are provided for provisioning network resources for virtual machines. At a first switch device, a configuration request message is received from a...
US-9,203,765 Flow based network service insertion using a service chain identifier
Techniques are provided to generate and store a network graph database comprising information that indicates a service node topology, and virtual or physical...
US-9,203,755 Error message monitoring in a network environment
A flow of packets sent from a server device over a TCP network to at least one endpoint device is identified, the endpoint device accessing the TCP network over...
US-9,203,753 Traffic optimization using network address and port translation in a computer cluster
Techniques are presented herein for optimizing and load balancing network traffic exchanged between devices in a network environment. At a first device in a...
US-9,203,749 System, devices and methods for facilitating coexistence of VLAN labeling and fine-grained labeling RBridges
An example method for calculating a constrained distribution tree in a TRILL network including a plurality of VL and FGL RBridges can include learning an FGL...
US-9,203,744 Convergence of multi-destination traffic in a network environment
An example method for convergence of multi-destination traffic in a network environment is provided and includes receiving a first type-length-value (TLV)...
US-9,203,738 Optimal forwarding for trill fine-grained labeling and VXLAN interworking
An example method for determining an optimal forwarding path across a network having VxLAN gateways configured to implement both FGL networking and VxLAN...
US-9,203,731 Mechanism to implement a layer 2 gateway
A system in an operating system of a first network device for using Spanning Tree Protocol to determine a port of a device in a first administrative domain to...
US-9,203,726 Performance measurement in a network supporting multiprotocol label switching (MPLS)
A method and apparatus to provide hop-by-hop tracking for a communication network is described. In one embodiment, a router verifies that a next downstream...
US-9,203,643 Methods and apparatuses for rapid trill convergence through integration with layer two gateway port
Methods and apparatuses for rapid TRILL convergence are disclosed herein. The methods can be implemented in a network including a plurality of RBridges or in a...
US-9,203,632 Method, endpoint, and system for establishing a video conference
In one embodiment, a method is provided for receiving, by a first endpoint, a request for a video conferencing session from a second endpoint, and determining...
US-9,203,188 Single-motion trigger ejector with optical switch actuator
A single-motion trigger line card insertion/removal tool uses a handle and a spring-loaded sliding trigger to allow a technician to grab the line card...
US-9,202,237 Generating a single billing record for multiple sessions in a network environment
In one embodiment, a method includes receiving a plurality of communication sessions of a transaction associated with a postpaid end user. The method includes...
US-9,201,965 System and method for providing speech recognition using personal vocabulary in a network environment
A method is provided in one example and includes receiving a media file and generating a text file based on the media file. The method includes identifying...
US-9,201,704 System and method for migrating application virtual machines in a network environment
A method includes managing a virtual machine (VM) in a cloud extension, where the VM is part of a distributed virtual switch (DVS) of an enterprise network,...
US-9,201,486 Large scale dynamic power budget adjustments for optimizing power utilization in a data center
A data center system management device receives power configuration information for one or more power groups. Each power group has one or more servers. The...
US-9,201,202 QSFP to SFP+ adapter cable
Techniques are provided for sending and receiving data communications across management data channels. The techniques comprise a quad small form-factor...
US-D744,464 Networking device and mounting bracket set
US-9,198,209 Providing integrated end-to-end architecture that includes quality of service transport for tunneled traffic
A method is provided in one example embodiment and includes receiving a request associated with a flow over a wireless link, where the request specifies...
US-9,198,203 System and method for routing critical communications
According to one or more implementations of the disclosure, packets may be transmitted in a low power and lossy network (LLN) by receiving, on a first node, a...
US-9,197,980 Multi-operator wireless networking
Multi-operator networking techniques are provided for allowing two or more operators to share a wireless local area network (WLAN). In particular, mobile access...
US-9,197,857 IP-based stream splicing with content-specific splice points
A method and system for conditioning a media stream for splicing are disclosed. In an embodiment, content-specific splice points, which correspond to a possible...
US-9,197,856 Video conferencing framing preview
In one embodiment, a method includes: receiving an image stream captured by an image capture device associated with one of a plurality of video conferencing...
US-9,197,844 User interface
A method is described. The method includes: displaying a user interface on a first display device associated with a client device, the user interface enabling...
US-9,197,650 Proxy that switches from light-weight monitor mode to full proxy
The packets of a communication session between a first device and a second device are monitored at proxy device. A determination is made that full proxy...
US-9,197,647 Integrity checking of a client device in a networked computer environment
Integrity checking a remote client includes generating integrity services configured to perform integrity checks on the client when executed thereon, and...
US-9,197,616 Out-of-band session key information exchange
A source device that plans to participate in one or more encrypted communication sessions with a destination device sends a discovery message towards the...
US-9,197,583 Signaling of attachment circuit status and automatic discovery of inter-chassis communication peers
In an embodiment, a method of signaling status at a routing device is provided. In this method, the routing device establishes an inter-chassis control plane...
US-9,197,564 Methods and apparatus for load balancing across member ports for traffic egressing out of a port channel
Methods and apparatus for load balancing across member ports for traffic egressing out of a port channel are provided herein. An example method according to one...
US-9,197,553 Using a virtual internet protocol address to represent dually connected hosts in an internet protocol overlay...
Techniques are presented herein for distributing address information of host devices in a network. At a first router device, a packet is received from a first...
US-9,197,552 Indexed access to a forwarding table in a network device
A packet is received at an ingress port of a network device. Based on forwarding information in the packet, an adjacency point is generated using a forwarding...
US-9,197,549 Server load balancer traffic steering
A network switch comprises a load balancer steering mechanism configured to receive a service request received from a load balancer and forward the service...
US-9,197,543 Fully distributed routing over a user-configured on-demand virtual network for infrastructure-as-a-service...
A layer-3 virtual router connects two or more virtual networks. Virtual networks are overlaid upon physical networks. Each virtual network (VN) is a layer-2...
US-9,197,533 Technique for maintaining and enforcing relative policies with thresholds
A technique dynamically maintains and enforces relative policies for a prefix in a computer network. According to the novel technique, a node (e.g., an...
US-9,197,508 Time-based scheduling for tunnels computed by a stateful path computation element
In one embodiment, a path computation element (PCE) in a computer network receives one or more path computation requests (PCReqs), and records a time of each...
US-9,197,498 Method for automatically applying access control policies based on device types of networked computing devices
Techniques for managing access control policies are described herein. According to one embodiment, access control policies (ACPs) and access control rules...
US-9,197,424 Inline power device for multiple inline formats
Techniques are provided for delivering power to powered devices. Power is received from an inline power device and the power is separated into multiple power...
US-9,197,380 Repeater nodes in shared media networks
In one embodiment, a repeater node in a shared media network may intercept a shared media transmission from a first node to a second node. Once a shared media...
US-9,197,327 Optical communication transmitter system
An optical transmitter may include a sample rate converter and a digital-to-analog converter operable to convert an inputted digital electrical signal to an...
US-9,195,379 Automated techniques to bootstrap a converged infrastructure (CI) based on a CI package design unit
A technique to bootstrap a converged infrastructure design includes receiving a package specification unit (PU) representative of a design of a converged...
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