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Active cable with display
An apparatus comprises a cable including conductors to carry data signals and a power voltage from a device when the cable is connected to the device, and at...
Reducing the impact of network latency on application performance
An exemplary method performed by a proxy server located between a content server and a client browser for reducing effects of network latency therebetween...
Automatic differentiation of setup type in router setup application
Techniques are presented for configuring multiple client devices to connect to a network device (e.g., a wireless router). In one embodiment, a setup...
Conference transcription based on conference data
In one implementation, a collaboration server is a conference bridge or other network device configured to host an audio and/or video conference among a...
Method and system for optimizing cellular networks operation
A computing platform is provided including a processor that executes instructions for optimizing operation of a cellular network. When executing the...
A method is described for defining a reserved pattern of symbols, receiving in a crypto-module an input stream including sequential input symbols, applying a...
Automatic supervisor intervention for calls in call center based upon
video and/or speech analytics of calls
A method, a system and computer readable storage media facilitate establishing a plurality of simultaneously occurring communication sessions between call agent...
Interposer configuration with thermally isolated regions for
temperature-sensitive opto-electronic components
An interposer (support substrate) for an opto-electronic assembly is formed to include a thermally-isolated region where temperature-sensitive devices (such as,...
System and method for offloading data in a communication system
A method is provided in one example embodiment and includes receiving a data packet over a first link at a first network element; establishing an out-of-band...
Using multiple radios to provide service on the same channel to support a
new standard while maintaining...
In an example embodiment, a wireless device, such as an access point, employs multiple radios that operate on the same or overlapping channels. For example, the...
System and method for offloading data in a communication system
A method is provided in one example embodiment and includes receiving a downstream data packet transported on a backhaul link at a first network element, the...
Method for routing information over a network employing centralized
A method and apparatus for centralized control of a network is described. The network includes a number of nodes. The method includes creating a database and...
Apparatus and method for monitoring quality metrics associated with a
An apparatus and method for measuring metrics associated with a wireless network is described. One embodiment includes capturing a packet transmitted over a...
Building alternate routes in reactive routing networks
In one embodiment, an intermediate node in a computer network may receive one or more reactive routing route requests (RREQs) from an originating node and,...
Automated quiz generation system
In one embodiment, an apparatus may receive metadata that is associated with content. The metadata includes event descriptors that describe events included in...
Changing group member reachability information
In an embodiment, a method comprises obtaining a second network address at a computer node, which has been already associated with a first network address and...
Secure fallback network device
A network device and method may provide secure fallback operations. The device includes a port allowing the device to communicate with a network and a processor...
Multi directional movement
A system for preparing data and video sequences to enable a viewer to scroll content in a plurality of directions including a first and second direction, the...
Storage drive virtualization
In one embodiment, a method includes defining a plurality of virtual drives in a physical drive in communication with a plurality of servers, assigning...
System and method for providing intelligent power management in a network
An example method is provided and includes communicating a first packet to a network element in order to indicate whether an endpoint can have its power managed...
Memory expansion using rank aggregation
In one embodiment, a method includes receiving from a memory controller, a request to access memory stored at memory modules, the request directed to one of a...
Method and apparatus for providing video on demand
A session border controller includes a first port to communicate with a user using a first signaling protocol, a second port to communicate with a content...
Data center capability summarization
A method for summarizing capabilities in a hierarchically arranged data center includes receiving capabilities information, wherein the capabilities information...
Method and system to collect and search user-selected content
A method and system to provide search results via a network is described. The method may comprise receiving a search request from a user including search...
System and method for using endpoints to provide sound monitoring
A method is provided in one example embodiment that includes monitoring a sound pressure level with an endpoint (e.g., an Internet Protocol (IP) phone), which...
System and method for clock synchronization of acoustic echo canceller
(AEC) with different sampling clocks for...
Clock synchronization for an acoustic echo canceller (AEC) with a speaker and a microphone connected over a digital link may be provided. A clock difference may...
Scaling IPV4 at large datacenters with device level aggregation
Systems and methods are provided to support a large number of hosts while keeping the size of the FIB CAM low. Higher scalability may be achieved by consuming...
Methods and apparatus for providing one-arm node clustering using a port
Methods and apparatus for providing one-arm node clustering using a port channel are provided herein. An example application node may be communicatively...
System and method for providing improved failover performance for
Grouping pseudowires based on hardware interfaces and configured control paths enables improved pseudowire failover performance. Signaling status changes (e.g.,...
Optimization for trill LAN hellos
Systems and methods may be provided embodying an optimized Trill LAN network hello mode. The optimized hello mode may allow the number of LAN hellos exchanged...
Pan-tilt mechanism for a video conferencing camera
A pan-tilt mechanism for a video conferencing camera may be provided. The pan-tilt mechanism may comprise a base, a bracket, a tilt motor, and a pan motor. The...
Batch entries sharing individual content-addressable memory entries
In one embodiment, batch entries include multiple content-addressable memory (CAM) entries, and CAM entries are allowed to be shared among different batch...
Sharing audio and video device on a client endpoint device between local
use and hosted virtual desktop use
A communication is established between a client device and a server device, where the server device executes one or more hosted virtual desktop (HVD)...
Techniques for alerting a user of unchecked messages before communication
with a contact
In one embodiment, techniques for alerting a user of unchecked messages correlated to a contact before communicating with the contact are provided. The check...
Method and system for centralized issue tracking
In one example, a method for facilitating centralized issue tracking. The method includes receiving information on a case from an issue tracking system (case...
Service version modification of a high-availability system
In one embodiment, an operating system kernel and/or one or more processes of a high-availability system are modified while the system is operating and...
Location aware conferencing system and method
In one embodiment, a method includes receiving a first request to join a conference from a first user device. The location of the first user device is...
Overlaying independent unicast frequency hopping schedules with a common
In one embodiment, each device in a frequency hopping communication network independently determines its own local unicast listening schedule, and discovers a...
Port mirroring at a network interface device
A notification from a source host is received at a network interface device that indicates that a data packet is ready for transmission to a destination host....
Reducing the impact of hidden nodes in mesh networks
In one embodiment, hidden neighbor relationships are identified based on received neighbor information from a plurality of nodes in a communication network....
CFM for conflicting MAC address notification
In one embodiment, an aggregation device is configured to aggregate traffic of a plurality of customer edge (CE) devices into a single bridge-domain. The...
Packet modification to facilitate use of network tags
A technique for accommodating network tagging technology includes receiving a packet that includes a network tag at a modifying node capable of modifying the...
Prioritized queueing in a mesh network based on age of payload data
In one embodiment, a method comprises identifying an age of payload data in a data packet by a wireless network node configured for transmitting the data packet...
Source alive route injection
Multiple redundant sources for a datastream can be established in a network, where the redundant sources are configured with the same source address. One of the...
Configurable fan unit
In order to increase the flexibility of the positioning of a stacked computer system within a data center, a removable fan unit is positioned within the stacked...
Protecting address resolution protocol neighbor discovery cache against
denial of service attacks
In one embodiment, a device (e.g., switch or registry) maintains a binding table for all internet protocol (IP) addresses in a particular subnet associated with...
Mitigating just-in-time spraying attacks in a network environment
An example method for mitigating JIT spraying attacks in a network environment is provided and includes protecting an output of a just-in-time (JIT) compiler...
System and method for multicast error recovery using sampled feedback
A method is provided in one example and includes receiving a data stream that includes an error code probability; detecting an error in the data stream; and...
Apparatus and methods for handling network file operations over a fibre
Disclosed are methods and apparatus for facilitating transmission of file access type messages over a Fibre Channel (FC) network. In one embodiment, at a file...