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US-8,571,024 Pipelined packet switching and queuing architecture
An architecture for a line card in a network routing device is provided. The line card architecture provides a bi-directional interface between the routing...
US-8,570,909 Method and system for providing an indication of a communication
A method for providing an indication of a communication includes facilitating communications between a plurality of endpoints within each of a plurality of...
US-8,570,901 System and method for registering and un-registering membership in virtual local area networks
In one embodiment, a network device in a computer network determines a plurality of attribute events that each represent a virtual local area network (VLAN)...
US-8,570,373 Tracking an object utilizing location information associated with a wireless device
In one embodiment, a method of tracking an object carrying a wireless location device comprises recording and storing images from a plurality of cameras...
US-8,566,884 Socially collaborative filtering
In one embodiment, a method comprises identifying user selection preferences of an identified user having accessed the network, the identifying based on an...
US-8,566,847 Out-of-band host management via a management controller
Techniques presented herein provide approaches for out-of-band host management via a management controller. In one embodiment, the management controller...
US-8,566,604 Password protection
An authentication system, including a pattern module to provide a pattern, a function module to provide a one-way function having a plurality of input and...
US-8,566,596 Pre-association mechanism to provide detailed description of wireless services
In an example embodiment, an apparatus comprising a transceiver configured to send and receive data and logic coupled to the transceiver. The logic is...
US-8,566,481 Managing configuration data
Systems and method embodiments of managing configuration data are disclosed. One method embodiment comprises storing account-specific configuration data at a...
US-8,565,793 System and method for scoped paging in multi-radio heterogeneous networks
A method is provided in one example embodiment and includes receiving a request to page a mobile device operating in an idle state; determining a priority order...
US-8,565,598 Selecting an optical path for a new connection with the minimum number of optical regenerators
Techniques are provided for receiving a connection request at a first network node configured to request a connection from the first network node to a second...
US-8,565,416 Cache-based echo canceller
A system and methods for pre-configuring echo cancellers are shown and described. The system includes a storage device for storing one or more settings of the...
US-8,565,318 Restamping transport streams to avoid vertical rolls
In one embodiment, a network device analyzes an encoded stream to identify a timing value included in a packet before a splice point. Next, the device...
US-8,565,248 Pure control-plane approach for on-path connection admission control operations in multiprotocol label...
The embodiments described herein present methods and apparatuses for on-path CAC operations in a MPLS-VPN environment. In an example embodiment, an ingress PE...
US-8,565,231 Ethernet extension for the data center
The present invention provides methods and devices for implementing a Low Latency Ethernet ("LLE") solution, also referred to herein as a Data Center Ethernet...
US-8,565,123 System and method for running a multiple spanning tree protocol with a very large number of domains
A system and method runs a multiple spanning tree protocol (MSTP) in a computer network having a very large number of bridge domains. The computer network...
US-8,565,092 Dynamic flow redistribution for head of line blocking avoidance
An apparatus and related methods are provided to greatly reduce the negative impact of head of line (HOL) blocking. At a device (e.g., switch, router, etc.)...
US-8,565,070 System and method for active geographic redundancy
Systems and methods are provided that allow voice and data traffic to be shifted from one chassis to other chassis without interrupting service. Geographic...
US-D692,018 Display screen with a graphical interface
US-8,302,157 Method and system for generating user group identifiers
A method and apparatus for generating user group identifiers using a permissions matrix is disclosed. The permissions matrix includes an entry that is...
US-8,301,982 RTP-based loss recovery and quality monitoring for non-IP and raw-IP MPEG transport flows
In one method embodiment, transmitting a transport stream formatted according to a defined coding specification to a receive-and-process (RP) system, the...
US-8,301,897 Challenge-based authentication protocol
Methods and apparatus for authenticating a user are disclosed. According to one aspect of the present invention, a method for authenticating a user includes...
US-8,301,882 Method and apparatus for ingress filtering using security group information
A method and apparatus for ingress filtering using security group information are disclosed. The method includes performing access control processing on a...
US-8,301,880 Certificate enrollment with purchase to limit sybil attacks in peer-to-peer network
A system may protect against Sybil attacks on a peer-to-peer (P2P) network based on each one the nodes in the P2P network being identified by a corresponding...
US-8,301,786 Application session control using packet inspection
Network devices, computer-readable media, and other embodiments associated with packet inspection are described. Packet inspection may be performed on data...
US-8,301,699 Dynamically enabling features of an application based on user status
In one embodiment, one or more applications may be executed on a computer, where each application has an associated feature set. A user status of a particular...
US-8,300,824 System and method for encrypting data using a cipher text in a communications environment
Data is encrypted by receiving a plurality of bits associated with a communications flow and compressing at least a portion of the bits in order to produce a...
US-8,300,789 Method and system for identifying a multipoint control unit for hosting a conference
A method for identifying a multipoint control unit (MCU) for hosting a conference includes receiving a notification indicating one or more conference parameters...
US-8,300,696 Transcoding for systems operating under plural video coding specifications
A system and method that computes a threshold based on an average sum of absolute residual (SAR) values and a standard deviation, each SAR corresponding to the...
US-8,300,667 Buffer expansion and contraction over successive intervals for network devices
In one method embodiment, receiving from the network device a multiplex of a compressed video stream and a compressed audio stream, the multiplex comprising a...
US-8,300,666 Inline power-based common mode communications in a wired data telecommunications network
Communications over a wired data telecommunications network between and among power sourcing equipment (PSE), powered devices (PDs), and the like, take place...
US-8,300,638 Multimodal multilevel precedence and preemption
A device comprising a network resource controller to preempt at least one multiple-user session over a primary modality of communication according to a...
US-8,300,629 Device and method for providing interaction management for communication networks
Systems and methods for providing interaction management to network devices in a communication network are described. A gateway may be used to implement the...
US-8,300,627 Forwarding one or more preferences during call forwarding
In one embodiment, a telephony system includes a memory that stores one or more call preferences of a user, and a central call routing entity that enables a...
US-8,300,626 Path shortening in a wireless mesh network
In one embodiment, a method includes a mesh point receiving mesh advertisement messages from advertising mesh points of a wireless mesh network having a mesh...
US-8,300,603 Location reporting in wireless networks
Location reporting in long term evolution (LTE) wireless networks is provided. Systems and methods are disclosed to provide support of location reporting and...
US-8,300,556 Optimizing bandwidth in a multipoint video conference
A plurality of multipoint conference units (MCUs) may optimize bandwidth by selecting particular video streams to transmit to endpoints and/or other MCUs...
US-8,300,543 Method and system for establishing a communications connection
According to one embodiment of the invention, a method for establishing a communications connection is provided. The method includes transmitting, by a digital...
US-8,300,523 Multi-chasis ethernet link aggregation
In one embodiment a method is provided for forwarding traffic through a standby device in the event of an uplink connection failure. The method generally...
US-8,300,078 Computer-processor based interface for telepresence system, method and computer program product
A computer-implemented interface for a local telepresence video conferencing facility, pre-assigns displays at the local telepresence video conferencing...
US-8,299,889 Home entertainment system providing presence and mobility via remote control authentication
An apparatus in one embodiment is operable to receive, from a remote control device associated with a video display device, biometric input of a user....
US-8,296,658 Generator for personalization of electronic devices
A graphical user interface includes a primary color palette including a first plurality of colors and a secondary color palette including a second plurality of...
US-8,296,560 Method and apparatus for restricting address resolution protocol table updates
Techniques for restricting Address Resolution Protocol (ARP) table updates to updates originating from authorized subsystems is disclosed. According to an...
US-8,296,452 Apparatus and method for detecting tiny fragment attacks
Disclosed is a method and apparatus for checking link layer protocol frames such as Ethernet frames. The method can be implemented on a processor executing...
US-8,296,362 Methods and apparatuses for dynamically enforcing privileges for use during a data collaboration session
In one embodiment, the methods and apparatuses detect a first participant wherein the first participant corresponds with a primary group name; identify a...
US-8,296,361 Method and system for managing conference resources
A method for managing conference resources includes hosting a conference between a plurality of participants using a first amount of resources. The plurality of...
US-8,295,860 System and method for intelligent paging of an idle mobile device
An access gateway comprises a processor. The processor is operable to determine a message type of a received packet. The processor is further operable to apply...
US-8,295,837 Scrambling code allocation and hand-in for wireless network radio access points
Techniques are provided to allow more than a fixed number of radio access point devices to be deployed within a macro cell. At a controller apparatus, a...
US-8,295,701 Adaptive hybrid optical control plane determination of lightpaths in a DWDM network
Techniques and a control architecture (apparatus and logic) are provided for an adaptive hybrid DWDM-aware computation scheme. The architecture is one that is a...
US-8,295,502 Method and device for typing noise removal
A method for reducing keyboard noise in conferencing equipment which includes a microphone and a keyboard, the method including: providing, at a noise reduction...
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