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US-9,742,700 Method and apparatus for enabling communications and features in storage area networks
In one embodiment, a method for enabling communication between two network fiber channel (FC) switches, includes: receiving at least one protocol frame at a...
US-9,742,678 E-tree service with optimal forwarding in EVPN
In one embodiment, when an ingress provider edge (PE) device of a computer network domain receives a frame at the ingress PE device destined to a destination...
US-9,742,670 Non-eligible distance vector protocol paths as backup paths
In one embodiment, non-eligible distance vector protocol paths are used as backup paths. In one embodiment, the distance vector protocol is Enhanced Interior...
US-9,740,378 Collaboration content sharing
In one embodiment, a device including a communication interface to receive a notification during a collaboration event that there is at least one content item...
US-9,736,065 Level of hierarchy in MST for traffic localization and load balancing
In one embodiment, a multiple spanning tree (MST) region is defined in a network, where the MST region includes a plurality of network nodes interconnected by...
US-9,736,056 Centralized predictive routing using delay predictability measurements
In one embodiment, a central device receives a routing strategy instruction that specifies a predictability threshold for communication delays in the network....
US-9,736,054 Multicast active source discovery and management for layer-2 interconnect solutions
Methods and systems may be provided for installing a route entry associated with multicast traffic to a memory. Client devices may be notified of the route...
US-9,736,027 Centralized enterprise image upgrades for distributed campus networks
System, method, and computer program product to perform an operation, comprising establishing a connection between a primary intermediate branch director (IBD)...
US-9,735,957 Group key management and authentication schemes for mesh networks
According to one embodiment, techniques are provided to enable secure communication among devices in a mesh network using a group temporal key. An authenticator...
US-9,735,956 Key ladder apparatus and method
In one embodiment a method, apparatus and system for is described for receiving a first input including a first decryption key and a second input including an...
US-9,735,888 Control of LO signal frequency offset between optical transmitters and receivers
In an optical receiver, an optical local oscillator (LO) frequency is generated. A modulated optical frequency is received at the optical receiver. An LO-signal...
US-9,735,876 Calibrating an apparatus supporting pluggable optics
Embodiments of the present disclosure provide techniques and an apparatus for partitioning calibration data into line card and pluggable properties and...
US-9,735,814 High power efficient amplification at cable modems through digital pre-distortion and machine learning in cable...
An example method for facilitating a high power efficient amplifier through digital pre-distortion (DPD) in cable network environments is provided and includes...
US-9,734,676 Visual indication of data center conditions
In one embodiment, an apparatus is disclosed that includes one or more device interfaces, a processor coupled to the one or more device interfaces and...
US-9,734,457 Learning data processor for distributing learning machines across large-scale network infrastructures
In one embodiment, a learning data processor determines a plurality of machine learning features in a computer network to collect. Upon receiving data...
US-9,733,973 Automatically determining sensor location in a virtualized computing environment
A virtualized computing system including software sensors captures network data from one or more traffic flows the sensors. The captured network data from a...
US-9,733,868 Methods and apparatus for implementing exchange management for virtualization of storage within a storage area...
Methods and apparatus for managing exchanges in a network device of a storage area network are disclosed. In a first "host-side" exchange initiated by an...
US-9,733,845 Shared virtualized local storage
An embedded processing unit (eCPU) processes an input/output (I/O) request from a host using a virtual storage controller. The eCPU associates a virtual network...
US-9,733,807 Techniques to handle multimedia questions from attendees in an online meeting
An attendee device in an online meeting displays content from a presenter device in a shared area of an attendee device display. The attendee device detects...
US-9,729,565 Provisional bot activity recognition
In one implementation, a network device is configured to monitor communications associated with an endpoint and identify domain name service messages in the...
US-9,723,538 Systematic neighbor detection in shared media computer networks
In one embodiment, a particular node in a shared media computer network may determine a set of network parameters for the network, and a timing of super-frames...
US-9,723,333 Output of a video signal from decoded and derived picture information
An apparatus for facilitating reception of multiple representations of a video signal. In one embodiment, the apparatus includes a mechanism for receiving...
US-9,723,266 Lightweight content aware bit stream video quality monitoring service
Described in an example herein is an apparatus that comprises video quality monitoring logic operable to receive data representative of a video stream that...
US-9,723,264 Method and apparatus for motion based participant switching in multipoint video conferences
In one embodiment, an apparatus comprises a memory that stores executable instructions and a processor that executes the instructions in order to determine, for...
US-9,723,106 Service function chaining branching
A system comprising a plurality of service nodes, a controller and a network device in communication with the controller. Each of the plurality of service nodes...
US-9,723,026 Managing network resource access using session context
A computing device providing a network service to a service area may receive a connection request from a user device and generate a session start request to...
US-9,722,933 Selective packet sequence acceleration in a network environment
A data flow is received at a network processor that includes a plurality of frames. A first set of frames in the plurality of frames are passed from the network...
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,...
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