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US-8,903,922 Exporting an email thread to a persistent chat room
A method, an apparatus and computer readable storage media facilitate establishing an email thread utilizing an email application used by a client device that...
US-8,903,802 Systems and methods for managing queries
A streaming database management system may provide support for creating a new continuous query operator for on-the-fly addition of a new query, e.g., a new SQL...
US-8,903,593 System and method for analyzing vehicular behavior in a network environment
A method in one example embodiment includes receiving a set of data in real time from a plurality of machine devices associated with at least one vehicle,...
US-8,903,373 Method and system for coordinating cellular networks operation
A SON element which is operative to carry out at least two different SON functions is provided, wherein each of the SON functions is associated with at least...
US-8,903,247 Bidirectional multi-mode fiber interface
A bidirectional interface for multimode optical fiber includes a receive/transmit optical fiber port operable to connect to a multimode optical fiber, a...
US-8,903,241 Registration of device characteristics with optical layer for use in establishing connections through an...
Disclosed are, inter alia, methods, apparatus, computer-storage media, mechanisms, and means associated with registration of optical device characteristics of...
US-8,903,240 Scalable reconfigurable optical add-drop multiplexer
An apparatus includes a first optical switching complex, a second optical switching complex in optical communication with the first optical switching complex,...
US-8,903,019 Multidimensional channel estimation without sounding signals
Techniques are provided herein to estimate parameters of a wireless communication channel. At each of a first plurality of antennas of a first wireless...
US-8,902,908 Support of a large number of VLANs in a bridged network
Disclosed are, inter alia, methods, apparatus, data structures, computer-readable media, mechanisms, and means for supporting a large number of virtual local...
US-8,902,888 Two-stage port-channel resolution in a multistage fabric switch
In some embodiments, a data packet may be received at a leaf switch. A port-channel associated with a destination port for the data packet may be identified,...
US-8,902,815 System and method for subscriber mobility in a cable network environment
A method is provided in one example embodiment and includes creating a service flow with an endpoint over a wireless link coupled to a backhaul; notifying a...
US-8,902,794 System and method for providing N-way link-state routing redundancy without peer links in a network environment
A method is provided in one example and includes broadcasting a switching node identifier associated with a first link-state protocol enabled switching node to...
US-8,902,758 Light path priority in dense wavelength division multiplexed networks
Techniques are provided for using light path priority of service information in an optical network. At a node in the optical network, priority of service...
US-8,902,738 Dynamically adjusting active members in multichassis link bundle
In one embodiment, active links are added to, and removed from, a multichassis link bundle with one side of the multichassis link bundle terminated on multiple...
US-8,902,728 Constructing a transition route in a data communications network
A method is described of constructing a transition route in a data communication network having as components nodes and links. Upon receipt of a transition...
US-8,902,274 System and method for distributing meeting recordings in a network environment
A method is provided and includes discovering active participants and passive participants from a meeting recording, generating an active notification that...
US-8,902,244 System and method for providing enhanced graphics in a video environment
A method is provided in one example and includes receiving a video input from a video source coupled to a display configured for rendering a user interface...
US-D718,762 Microphone
US-D718,730 Video conference system endpoint
US-8,589,974 Electronic advertising using distributed demographics
In one embodiment, at least one portion of a request for an electronic advertisement is received. The request includes an indicator indicative of one of a...
US-8,589,919 Traffic forwarding for virtual machines
In one embodiment, an apparatus configured for communication with a plurality of virtual machines includes a virtual switch in communication with one or more of...
US-8,589,678 Managing status and access for a variable source content stream
In one embodiment, a method can include: receiving rules in an interoperability server, the rules being related to access control for an endpoint coupled to a...
US-8,589,589 Method and system for creating an overlay structure for management information bases
A method, a system, and an apparatus are provided for organizing management information bases (MIB) in a network. A table, associated with an overlay MIB...
US-8,589,573 Technique for preventing routing loops by disseminating BGP attribute information in an OSPF-configured network
A novel technique is provided for preventing routing loops by disseminating Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) attribute information in an Open Shortest Path First...
US-8,589,572 Replenishing a user account with more access resources needed for accessing network services
A network access server (NAS) determines the status of availability (e.g., how much more quota is unused) of an access resource, and sends a notification...
US-8,589,563 System, method, and apparatus for maintaining call state information for real-time call sessions
A method for facilitating communication sessions includes establishing a communication session between a first endpoint and a second endpoint, sending a...
US-8,589,544 System and method for providing a script-based collection for devices in a network environment
A method is provided in one example and includes verifying a storage capacity of a network element coupled to an end device over a network connection. The...
US-8,589,543 Virtual data center monitoring
Techniques are provided for monitoring the state or status of virtual data centers. In one embodiment, a method includes receiving state information...
US-8,588,809 Managing public resources
Systems and techniques relating to electronically managing public resources are described. A described technique includes identifying a location of a mobile...
US-8,588,385 Rich caller ID with communication history
In an example embodiment, there is described a unified communication system that automatically presents a number of communication attempts from a caller since...
US-8,588,377 Method and system for grouping voice messages
A method for grouping voice messages includes extracting a voice signature from a voice message and tagging the voice message with an identification associated...
US-8,588,240 Methods and systems for accounting in an access gateway
Methods and systems are disclosed that provide accounting in an access gateway of a communication network. Logic can be implemented in an access gateway to...
US-8,588,238 Method and apparatus for self-learning of VPNS from combinations of unidirectional tunnels in MPLS/VPN networks
In one embodiment, a data packet is received at a network device. A layer-2 identification (L2ID) value is identified for the received data packet based on a...
US-8,588,225 Physical resource to virtual service network mapping in a template based end-to-end service provisioning
In one embodiment, the system may identify a virtual network, the virtual network including a plurality of virtual entities and connections among the plurality...
US-8,588,108 Method and apparatus to trigger DAG reoptimization in a sensor network
In one embodiment, a probing technique allows a root node to determine whether to trigger reoptimization of a computer network represented by a directed acyclic...
US-8,588,107 Returning domain identifications without reconfiguration
In one embodiment, a technique for returning Domain IDs to a Fiber Channel fabric without a full build fabric (BF) phase is provided. A switch in the fabric may...
US-8,588,081 Monitoring a flow set to detect faults
In certain embodiments, monitoring a flow set to detect faults includes identifying, by a first maintenance end point, a flow set comprising flows that utilize...
US-8,588,077 Retransmission-based stream repair and stream join
The Real-time Transport Protocol (RTP) and its related standards define a retransmission packet format and a way to give feedback via Negative ACKnowledge...
US-8,587,634 System and method for intelligent mode switching in a communications environment
A method is provided in one example embodiment and includes receiving data associated with a plurality of endpoints that are engaged in a video conference, and...
US-8,585,228 Viewing angle system for backlighted displays
An apparatus to widen the light dispersion pattern of a light source shining through an overlay window from the viewing side of an electrical computer system....
US-8,584,942 Systems and methods for network inventory management utilizing mobile technology
A system for streamlining a network management system (NMS) includes scanning, via a mobile device, a code on a hardware or software component; and determining,...
US-8,584,215 System and method for securing distributed exporting models in a network environment
A method is provided in one example implementation and includes identifying a plurality of exporters that are authorized to communicate data to a collector on...
US-8,584,207 Infrastructure-less bootstrapping: trustless bootstrapping to enable mobility for mobile devices
Methods and apparatus for supporting a session in Mobile IP are disclosed. A Mobile Node sends a first Mobile IP message identifying the Mobile Node to a Home...
US-8,583,978 Multicast message retransmission
In one implementation, a method of distributing a multicast message in a wireless mesh network includes receiving a multicast message from a parent node of an...
US-8,583,914 Reducing processing load in proxies for secure communications
In one embodiment, a method for providing secure communications using a proxy is provided. The proxy negotiates with a client and a server to determine a...
US-8,583,779 Root cause analysis approach with candidate elimination using network virtualization
Root cause analysis in a communication network includes eliminating candidate events using a computer-implemented method, comprising creating a virtual network...
US-8,583,771 Mapping human-meaningful parameters to network-meaningful parameters to permit user to establish traffic...
A method of describing highly valued traffic in a home network in terms that are meaningful for a human and that are translated to useful network parameters.
US-8,583,753 Service advertisements for a network
In one example embodiment, a method may include receiving a service advertisement message from an advertising node via a ring-based network, determining a...
US-8,582,750 Connection recovery in a call center
In one embodiment, a method includes detecting termination of a first connection between a first caller and a first agent during a communication session between...
US-8,582,741 Unification of rosters in a communication system
In one embodiment, a method for unifying rosters is provided. A client receives an escalation request associated with a first roster and responds to the...
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