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Breakpoint determining for hybrid variable length coding and encoding the
A method, and apparatus, and logic encoded in one or more computer-readable tangible medium to carry out a method of determining a breakpoint position in an...
Call park/retrieve using SIP
In one embodiment, a method can include: when performing a park operation: (i) receiving a first message from a park call phone; (ii) providing a second message...
Catch-up playback in a conferencing system
In one embodiment, a method includes receiving input indicating that an endpoint is dropping out of a real-time mode of attending an on-going conference...
Adaptive switching techniques for hybrid automatic repeat request systems
An adaptive transmission selection technique is provided. A retransmission scheme is selected for a multiple-input-multiple-output wireless system. A plurality...
Dynamic discovery mechanisms via inter-domain routing protocol
In an embodiment, a method is provided at which it is used in a device. In this method, a logical identifier assigned to the device is identified and...
Stream regulation in a peer to peer network
Techniques for regulating streams in a Peer-to-Peer (P2P) network are provided. By establishing a priority of a stream, certain users may have some level of...
Determining an optimal route advertisement in a reactive routing
In an example embodiment, a method is provided. In this method, a network address query is received. A first network address of a known apparatus is retrieved...
Intra channel video stream scheduling
In one embodiment, a gateway between a variable delay network and a constant delay network receives over the variable delay network a plurality of data streams...
Prevention of voice over IP spam
In one embodiment, a system is provided to prevent VoIP spam. The system may store call data that is associated with a call to a phone number made over a Public...
Approach for managing the consumption of resources using adaptive random
An approach for managing the consumption of resources uses adaptive random sampling to decrease the collection of flow statistical data as the consumption of...
Redundancy for point-to-multipoint and multipoint-to-multipoint ethernet
A method and system for redundancy in Ethernet Virtual Connections (EVCs) are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method includes transmitting continuity check...
Backward congestion notification
In one embodiment, an apparatus comprises a network interface system having at least one input port configured for receiving frames and a logic system...
Efficient convergence of grouped VPN prefixes
In one embodiment, one or more virtual private network (VPN) prefixes may be grouped at a network node into sets having shared network border node next-hop...
Technique for providing dynamic modification of application specific
policies in a feedback-based, adaptive...
A feedback-based adaptive network is described wherein at least a portion of the network elements report operating information relating to network conditions to...
Virtual theater system for the home
In one embodiment, a system includes a mixer that creates customized mixed audio streams by synchronously mix audience reaction data packets received from a...
Tablet computer device
Methods and apparatuses for selectively removing sensitive information
during a collaboration session
In one embodiment, the methods and apparatuses include: selectively sharing desktop content with an attendee device wherein the desktop content includes a...
System and method for establishing a secure association between a
dedicated appliance and a computing platform
An apparatus is provided that includes a dedicated appliance operable to interface with a computing platform. A provisioning process may be initiated such that...
Input-output module for operation in memory module socket and method for
extending a memory interface for...
An I/O module configured to operate in a memory module socket and method for extending a memory interface are generally described herein. The I/O module may...
Simple home networking
A network management system is provided for managing a computer network. The management system is configured to represent the computer network as having one of...
Methods and apparatuses for locating an application during a collaboration
In one embodiment, the methods and apparatuses include requesting an expert during a collaboration session; determining a subject matter of the collaboration...
Method and system for transmitter beamforming
A system and method are provided for improving the performance of a beamforming antenna array in a wireless communications system. A predetermined number of...
Mobile communication handoff between heterogeneous networks
A method for providing telecommunication service includes transmitting a node identifier to a mobile station over a first network that supports a first...
Anchoring a communication session in a multiple mode system
Anchoring a communication session for a target mobile phone includes identifying a current access node operable to provide the target mobile phone access to a...
Techniques for determining communication state using accelerometer data
Techniques for communicating with a user on a network include receiving acceleration data that indicates acceleration of a mobile network node associated with a...
Generalized MIMO-beamforming weight estimation
Techniques are provided to enable wireless communication between first and second wireless communication devices each having a plurality of antennas, where the...
Method and apparatus for audio conference bridge initiated remote device
Method and apparatus for providing an audio conference bridge initiated remote device muting are disclosed. In a preferred embodiment, a conference bridge is...
Reducing packet flooding by a packet switch
Disclosed are, inter alia, methods, apparatus, computer-readable media, mechanisms, and means for reducing packet flooding by a packet switch. A packet switch...
Techniques for listening to a caller leaving a voicemail message in
real-time and real-time pick up of a call
In one embodiment, techniques allow a callee to listen to a caller leaving a voicemail message on a voicemail system. An applications oriented network (AON)...
Communication server apparatus providing XDSL services and method
A communication system (500) includes a plurality of subscriber systems (510) coupled to a plurality of twisted pair data lines (520). Each subscriber system...
Internetworking nodes based on connections, membership, and location
Methods and apparatus for inter-networking nodes are disclosed. According to one aspect of the present invention, a node arrangement includes a services engine,...
Audio conferencing utilizing packets with unencrypted power level
In one embodiment, a method that includes receiving a plurality of packet streams input from different endpoints, packets of each stream including encrypted and...
Reducing packet drops in networks guaranteeing in-order delivery
In one embodiment, the convergence node switches of a destination node switch in a network having multiple equal paths between a source switch and destination...
Optimal automated exploration of hierarchical multiprotocol label
switching label switch paths
Optimal automated exploration of hierarchical MPLS LSPs is disclosed. A path verification message (PVM) is transmitted from an initial router. Each label in the...
Source routing approach for network performance and availability
measurement of specific paths
In one embodiment, a method includes obtaining a first packet that has a first payload. The first payload identifies a first path between endpoints traversed by...
Enhancing contact center interactions for people having impaired senses
A method and apparatus is provided for emulating an impairment of a person. The method comprises determining a type of sensory impairment of a person...
Alarm reordering to handle alarm storms in large networks
In one embodiment, a sensor device in a network detects an alarm condition. The sensor device generates an alarm message based on the detected alarm condition...
Virtual readers for scalable RFID infrastructures
Some implementations of the invention involve forming "logical" or "virtual" devices by aggregating a plurality of physical devices. The physical devices may...
System and method for reliably communicating information without explicit
A system and method communicates commands from a command originator to receiving devices, yet the receiving devices do not confirm receipt of the command. The...
Example systems and methods associated with router synchronization are described. One example method includes reducing a likelihood that a first network device...
Facilitating communication and power transfer between
electrically-isolated powered device subsystems
A system employing power over Ethernet (PoE) technology may include at least one powered device and power sourcing equipment (PSE). The powered device may...
Storage controller performing a set of multiple operations on cached data
with a no-miss guarantee until all of...
Disclosed are, inter alia, methods, apparatus, data structures, computer-readable media, mechanisms, and means for a storage controller (e.g., memory...
Concurrently communicating refresh and read/write commands with a memory
Disclosed are, inter alia, methods, apparatus, computer-readable media, mechanisms, and means for communicating with a memory device, such as by a memory...
Selective user notification based on IP flow information
An example embodiment of the present invention provides a process that uses IP flow information to selectively notify users of an application server of the...
Method and system for dynamic plugging of varbinds
A method and system for plugging varbinds in a Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) notification is provided. The SNMP notification for an event is sent to...
Systems and methods of reducing media stream delay through independent
In one embodiment, a method of reducing video delay in a program stream comprises: setting an audio reference clock to an initial value based on a presentation...
Extension of two-dimensional variable length coding for image compression
A method and an apparatus to encode a series of quantized coefficients of a transform of a block of image data. The transform is such that 0 is the most likely...
Capturing and using radio events
In one embodiment a method includes, collecting in-phase/quadrature (I/Q) data representing energy detected by a radio in a frequency band, performing a fast...
Multi-channel ranging for a cable modem
In one example, a Cable Modem Termination System (CMTS) sends first bandwidth allocation messages to a first upstream transmit interface on a cable modem and...