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US-8,191,144 Network infrastructure validation of network management frames
A detection-based defense to a wireless network. Elements of the infrastructure, e.g., access points or scanning-only access points, detect intruders by...
US-8,191,119 Method for protecting against denial of service attacks
A security policy enables security devices to forward ICE messages. The security policy may use protection tokens to prevent Denial of Service (DoS) attacks....
US-8,190,980 Trellis-based decoder using states of reduced uncertainty
A method and system are provided for improving the performance of a trellis-based decoder. States with reduced uncertainty (SRUs) are defined for one or more...
US-8,190,879 Graceful conversion of a security to a non-security transparent proxy
A graceful conversion of a security to a non-security transparent proxy is performed. A security transparent proxy is an intermediary between two end devices,...
US-8,190,875 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-8,190,745 Methods and apparatuses for adjusting bandwidth allocation during a collaboration session
In one embodiment, a participant device joins a collaboration session among a plurality of participant devices. The content shared within the collaboration...
US-8,190,723 Method and system for automatically determining commands for a network element
A method of automatically determining a set of commands that a network device supports comprises the machine-implemented steps of receiving a syntax definition...
US-8,190,720 Performing an in-service software reload on a network device
A software reload is executed. The hardware associated with the network device continues to forward network traffic during the software reload. Also, a kernel...
US-8,190,696 Distributed name services in a fibre channel fabric
Methods and apparatus are provided for improving name services in a fiber channel fabric. Either a world wide name or an alias can be used to uniquely identify...
US-8,190,605 Presenting addressable media stream with geographic context based on obtaining geographic metadata
In one embodiment, a method comprises identifying, by a device, an addressable video stream selected for viewing by a user of the device; obtaining, by the...
US-8,190,568 System and method for providing interactive communications
A system and method for providing interactive communications includes receiving a communication from an originator destined for a persona. An identity of the...
US-8,190,134 Technique for displaying information ancillary to a location of an entity in a communication network
A technique for displaying information ancillary to an entity's location. A request for information ancillary to the location of a communication unit in a...
US-8,189,986 Manual playback overshoot correction
A video display function that addresses fast-forward overshoot. Holding down a play key during a fast forward function, for longer than a predetermined amount...
US-8,189,761 Method and system for managing calls
A method for managing calls includes allocating a plurality of agents among a plurality of queues, receiving a plurality of calls each for connection with at...
US-8,189,600 Method for IP routing when using dynamic VLANs with web based authentication
A method, apparatus and computer program product for providing IP Routing when using dynamic virtual local area networks (VLANs) with web based authentication....
US-8,189,588 Flow resiliency
In an example embodiment, packets for a selected flow are replicated and sent over one or more diverse paths, such as a primary path and at least one secondary...
US-8,189,585 Techniques for virtual private network fast convergence
An apparatus for VPN fast convergence in MPLS networks is disclosed. The apparatus comprises a first memory portion, a second memory portion, and a first logic...
US-8,189,482 Probing-based mechanism to reduce preemption perturbation caused by higher priority tunnel establishment in a...
In one embodiment, a routing node (e.g., a head-end node) determines a desire to route a selected tunnel (e.g., reroute), and computes a path for the selected...
US-8,189,464 Secondary storage to reduce counter memory in flow tables
In one embodiment, a CAM overflow structure holds flow indices in a CAM and each CAM entry is associated with an overflow count value (OCV) entry holding an...
US-8,189,460 Method and system for providing congestion management within a virtual talk group
A method for providing congestion management within a virtual talk group includes facilitating communication within a virtual talk group between a plurality of...
US-8,189,348 Aligning bracket
In one embodiment, the present disclosure refers to an apparatus comprising a bracket having a base configured to receive and hold a first electronic element....
US-8,189,101 Data connector for an electronics device
One embodiment of the invention sets forth a hand-held electronics device for recording digital video that includes a housing, a processor disposed within the...
US-D660,825 Handset
US-8,185,949 UPnP CDS user profile
In one embodiment, an apparatus includes a hierarchy of authentication folders configured in a control directory server (CDS) of a Universal Plug and Play...
US-8,185,828 Efficiently sharing windows during online collaborative computing sessions
In one embodiment, a presenter device may determine displayed windows of applications, and may provide individual window sharing selectability (e.g., shared or...
US-8,185,824 Method and apparatus providing a graphical user interface for representing and navigating hierarchical networks
A method and apparatus are provided which present hierarchical data to a user via a graphical user interface. In the interface, hierarchical data is represented...
US-8,185,764 Techniques for ensuring power delivery over only data-active pairs of data communications cabling
A power delivery technique which involves connecting power sourcing equipment (PSE) with a powered device (PD) through data communications cabling (e.g., an...
US-8,185,745 Detection of frequent and dispersed invariants
A scalable method and apparatus that detects frequent and dispersed invariants is disclosed. More particularly, the application discloses a system that can...
US-8,185,660 Inter-working between network address type (ANAT) endpoints and interactive connectivity establishment (ICE)...
A method for inter-working between an alternative network address type (ANAT) endpoint and an interactive connectivity establishment (ICE) is provided. The...
US-8,185,618 Dynamically responding to non-network events at a network device in a computer network
A technique dynamically responds to non-network events at a network device in a computer network. According to the novel technique, one or more sensors...
US-8,185,605 Methods and apparatuses for accessing an application on a remote device
In one embodiment, the methods and apparatuses display an application that is accessible on a target device; select content associated within the application...
US-8,184,971 Optimization mechanism for use with an optical control plane in a DWDM network
Methods and apparatus for efficiently utilizing an optical control plane distinct from an electronic control plane to facilitate the setup of paths in a dense...
US-8,184,632 System and method for accepting information from routing messages into a list
A system and method adds and manages entries on a list of entries of routing information to allow the top entry to be used for routing to a destination...
US-8,184,628 Network based multicast stream duplication and merging
In one embodiment, a method includes receiving a join message from a receiver at a receiver edge router, the join message identifying a source and a group, and...
US-8,184,564 Staggering bursts of broadcast management frames in a wireless network device having a plurality of MAC addresses
A method, a software product, and an apparatus to operate in a wireless device of a wireless network. The wireless device acts as a plurality of APs. The method...
US-8,184,525 Method and apparatus for detecting and fixing faults in an inline-power capable ethernet system
Methods and apparatus are disclosed for detecting ground faults in an Ethernet system. An Ethernet switch is configured to provide inline power to a plurality...
US-D660,135 Rack mount networking device with cable management features
US-8,181,240 Method and apparatus for preventing DOS attacks on trunk interfaces
A method of protecting a data network from denial of service (DOS) attacks is described. The method may use various network tools to selectively block or...
US-8,181,076 Method for retransmitting a data sequence according to channel condition in a wireless communications network
Retransmitting a data sequence over a wireless network according to channel conditions proceeds by transmitting a first transmitting signal representing the...
US-8,180,991 Adaptive memory allocation
In one embodiment, a memory manager may identify allocators as either transient in nature or static in nature based on a length of time each one of the...
US-8,180,966 System and method for operating a packet buffer in an intermediate node
A technique implements a novel high-speed high-density packet buffer utilizing a combination of high-speed and low-speed memory devices. The novel packet buffer...
US-8,180,922 Load balancing mechanism using resource availability profiles
Resource availability profiles are received, wherein each resource availability profile describes a resource associated with a server. Each resource is assigned...
US-8,180,901 Layers 4-7 service gateway for converged datacenter fabric
Layer 4 gateway for a converged datacenter fabric is described herein. According to one embodiment, a packet of a network transaction is received from a client...
US-8,180,883 Method and system for processing directives included in management events
A method and system for processing directives included in management events are disclosed. A method for handling management events includes detecting an event...
US-8,180,339 Method and apparatus for transferring network management information to wireless nodes
Methods, apparatuses and systems directed to providing network management information to wireless access points in a wireless network. In one implementation, a...
US-8,180,334 System and method for leveraging a caller ID to provide a reverse signaling pathway in a network environment
A method for providing signaling in a network environment is provided that includes receiving, at a mobile station, a new call from a mobility application, the...
US-8,180,088 Hoisting mechanism
An elevatable microphone support for an audio or videoconferencing system, including: a hoisting mechanism, which includes a base section and a top/crown...
US-8,180,051 Methods and apparatus for securing communications of a user operated device
A system provides secure communications between a user operated device and a computerized device. The user operated device transfers an enable security message...
US-8,179,916 Properly playing in-band tones before call establishment when performing protocol interworking
In one embodiment, interworking procedures between H.323 and SIP ensure that in-band tones and announcements, along with local and remote ringback, are properly...
US-8,179,907 Routing data packets in a communication network
Routing data packets includes receiving data packets from a network element at a routing gateway. The data packets are determined to be destined for a mobile...
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