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US-8,102,758 Analyzing virtual private network failures
The specification provides information for determining any impacted customers, virtual private networks, circuits, and devices following a path failure. The...
US-8,102,656 Module mounting system
An apparatus (10) comprises a module (12); a chassis (30) into which the module (12) is able to be inserted; and a first resilient member (38). The resilient...
US-8,102,470 Video synchronization system
In one embodiment, a method for synchronizing a plurality of video signals received from one or more video sources is provided. The method includes providing...
US-8,099,763 Apparatus and method for range-confined communications
Range-confined security management adapter and method simplify security deployment in a network. First RC security information, including nearest- and...
US-8,099,616 Power over ethernet port enabling and disabling responsive to access control system
An electronically controlled method of controlled enabling and disabling of ports, the method constituted of: receiving a message responsive to an access event,...
US-8,099,611 Powered communications interface with pre-operating mode using low voltages and currents for information signaling
A powered device can provide information to another device (such as a power sourcing equipment) via a powered communications interface when operating power is...
US-8,099,283 Application server providing personalized voice enabled web application services using extensible markup...
A unified web-based voice messaging system provides voice application control between a web browser and an application server via an hypertext transport...
US-8,099,107 Method and apparatus for WLAN location services
Methods, apparatuses and systems directed to providing location services in a wireless network. According to one implementation of the present invention, the...
US-8,099,061 TDD receiver protection
Techniques are provided herein for a receiver protection circuit in a time-division duplex (TDD) system. The receive protection circuit has a first diode with...
US-8,098,663 Carrier's carrier without customer-edge-to-customer-edge border gateway protocol
According to one aspect of the present invention, a method includes obtaining a first advertisement at a first provider edge (PE) device from a first customer...
US-8,098,610 Multiplexing and demultiplexing radio channels
In one embodiment, a method and apparatus of multiplexing and demultiplexing radio channels includes receiving data through at least one multicast media channel...
US-8,098,595 Apparatus and method for defining a static fibre channel fabric
A storage area network and method for defining a static Fibre Channel Fabric that does not require a Principal Switch. The storage area network comprises one or...
US-8,098,589 System and method for exchanging awareness information in a network environment
A method for communicating packets in a network environment is provided that includes receiving a packet at a network element and identifying a sequence number...
US-8,098,578 System and method for increasing granularity of prefix control in a computer network
A technique dynamically increases the granularity of prefix control in a computer network. According to the novel technique, a routing table is populated with...
US-8,098,273 Video contact center facial expression analyzer module
In one embodiment, a method determines an indication of a mood for a caller during a service call. The mood may be determined using a facial analysis of the...
US-8,098,212 Method for antenna array partitioning
A method for partitioning a plurality of antennas in a wireless communication system, in which the antennas are grouped into a first set of partitions and a...
US-8,098,160 Method and system for remotely provisioning and/or configuring a device
A method and system for remotely configuring and/or provisioning a device that is nonoperational is provided. The device may be, in general, any electronic...
US-8,095,788 Method and apparatus for integrated provisioning of a network device with configuration information and...
According to one aspect, a provisioning server comprises a configuration module that configures a network device and an identification certification module that...
US-8,095,683 Method and system for mirroring dropped packets
A system for mirroring dropped packets by extending port mirroring. Networking devices, such as firewalls and routers drop some packets during data transmission...
US-8,095,595 Summarization of immersive collaboration environment
A system (and corresponding method) that enables automatic (and/or manual) summarization of significant events that occur within a collaborative discussion is...
US-8,095,164 Adaptive interference avoidance method
A method is provided for operating a two-way communications service station having a maximum transmitter power adapted to avoid interference to broadcast...
US-8,095,005 Multimode fiber link probe
A link probe for multimode fibers in optical networks is provided. An optical test probe signal is sent over a multimode fiber of an optical network link and a...
US-8,094,808 Unpowered twisted pair loopback circuit for differential mode signaling
A method and apparatus provide an IP telephone or similar device with a mechanism to receive and at least briefly loop back discovery signals received from a...
US-8,094,721 Methods and apparatuses for selecting a mode within a compression scheme
In one embodiment, the methods and apparatuses detect a current macroblock and an adjacent macroblock within the scene; detect a mode of the adjacent...
US-8,094,675 Router and method for routing data
A device and method for routing network data through a network. The device comprises an end cap assembly which includes an end cap coupled to a wiring card...
US-8,094,667 RTP video tunneling through H.221
A system is provided. The system includes a first gateway operable to receive a real-time protocol (RTP) packet including video data from a first endpoint; and...
US-8,094,663 System and method for authentication of SP ethernet aggregation networks
A Service Provider (SP) authentication method includes receiving a message from a subscriber-premises device, the message being compatible with an...
US-8,094,569 Failover and failback of communication between a router and a network switch
A router is provided. The router includes a primary interface, a backup interface, a processor, and a memory. The primary interface and backup interface may be...
US-8,094,560 Multi-stage multi-core processing of network packets
Techniques for multi-stage multi-core processing of network packets are described herein. In one embodiment, work units are received within a network element,...
US-8,094,555 Dynamic weighted-fair load-balancing
In one embodiment, a node identifies a plurality of equal cost best paths to a destination, the best paths having one or more associated links. The node...
US-8,093,921 Monitoring of interconnect reliability using a programmable device
In one embodiment, the reliability of the L2 power and/or ground sub-arrays of contacts of a functional integrated circuit device is verified by applying a...
US-8,092,115 Entrapped nut
An apparatus having a first panel and a second panel that may form part of a network enclosure. The first panel is connected to the second panel. A nut has a...
US-D652,039 Docking station
US-8,091,033 System for displaying search results along a timeline
In one embodiment, an apparatus may receive search results from a database. The search results may be from a search request that requests database entries...
US-8,090,940 Method and system for verifying identification of an electronic message
An electronic message is accessed. The message comprises a number of headers and a signature comprising a digital signature and a version of the headers. The...
US-8,090,866 TCP proxy connection management in a gigabit environment
The present invention describes a method and apparatus to effectively manage data buffers for a client and a server connection in a multiple connection...
US-8,090,855 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-8,090,839 XML message validation in a network infrastructure element
A network infrastructure element such as a router or switch performs transparent and optimized validation of XML schemas of XML payloads received in the network...
US-8,090,828 Method and apparatus for reusing DHCP addresses in home addresses of mobile IP clients
Methods and apparatuses for conserving addresses. The invention allows a mobile node to manage its own address, shifting responsibility away from the home...
US-8,090,815 Method and system for network configuration
Methods and systems have been provided for pushing critical configuration to a set of network devices. According to various embodiments of the invention, a...
US-8,090,806 Two-stage network device configuration process
A method and apparatus for modifying the configuration of a network device, such as a router, using a two-stage configuration model is provided. A first request...
US-8,090,805 System and method for performing cascaded lookups to forward packets
Cascading a lookup over multiple lookup tables when performing multicast forwarding involves accessing a first lookup table based on at least part of a...
US-8,090,377 Method and system for using signal quality information
A method includes receiving destination information comprising a desired destination and receiving regional signal quality information comprising signal quality...
US-8,090,042 Channel randomization and time diversity for MIMO system
A method is provided for creating an artificial a fast fading channel in a MIMO communication system. The method includes encoding a series of source data to...
US-8,089,983 Reserving resources over a DOCSIS downstream external physical interface
In one example, a resource reservation protocol is modified to allow a Modular Cable Modem Termination System (M-CMTS) core to use the protocol to reserve, for...
US-8,089,974 Discovery of rogue access point location in wireless network environments
Methods, apparatuses and systems facilitating location or containment of rogue or unauthorized access points on wireless computer network environments....
US-8,089,968 Automatic prioritization of BGP next-hop in IGP convergence
In one embodiment, an inter-domain routing protocol stores an inter-domain routing protocol route having an associated next-hop address. A routing table is...
US-8,089,964 Transporting multicast over MPLS backbone using virtual interfaces to perform reverse-path forwarding checks
A mechanism is provided in which multicast reverse path forwarding can be performed at a provider network egress edge router wherein core routers of the...
US-8,089,870 QoE based admission control
In one example, a Cable Modem Termination System (CMTS) analyzes received service flow traffic to estimate Quality of Experience (QoE) at the endpoints. An...
US-8,089,371 Logical floor determination for a wireless device using weighted AP received signal strengths
An apparatus configured to acquire received signal strength intensities (RSSIs) for a wireless device from a plurality of access points (APs) located on a...
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