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US-8,078,679 Method and system for automating collateral configuration in a network
In one embodiment of the invention, a method for automating collateral configuration in a network is provided. A service is configured on a network device...
US-8,078,676 System and method for managing remote computer training labs
An educational and training system allows organization and management of computers and course material used in teaching and administering classes of computer...
US-8,078,578 Sharing of presence-based time-zone information
A system for sharing presence-based time-zone information includes a database, and a controller. The database includes a plurality of presence profiles, each...
US-8,078,231 Device, methods, and user interface for providing optimized entry of alphanumeric text
The present invention includes a device, method, and user interface for providing optimized entry of alphanumeric text. In one form, a method for providing...
US-8,078,053 Optical link characterization
Various example embodiments are disclosed. According to one example embodiment, a method may include transmitting a semiconductor laser-generated optical signal...
US-8,078,052 Protocol-less all-optical 1+1 bidirectional revertive linear protection system
In an optical network a 1+1 bidirectional protection system is presented. Each node across a link has photodiodes to monitor the power of signals received by...
US-8,077,842 System and method for associating due dates with messages
A method for providing communication service includes determining that a call was not answered by an intended recipient of the call and determining a due date...
US-8,077,838 Method and voice communicator to provide a voice communication
A method and voice communicator to provide a voice communication is described. The method may include identifying text to be communicated and automatically...
US-8,077,809 Link adaptation based on generic CINR measurement according to log-likelihood ratio distribution
Techniques are provided to compute the carrier to interference-plus-noise ratio (CINR) in a wireless communication system using log-likelihood ratio (LLR) data...
US-8,077,772 Coding background blocks in video coding that includes coding as skipped
A method, an apparatus, and a method to encode a block in a picture of a time sequence of pictures such as video. The method includes selecting the mode for...
US-8,077,738 Default internet traffic and transparent passthrough
A method for routing packets sent from a user to the internet is provided for systems in which the user is connected to a private network. The method includes:...
US-8,077,732 Techniques for inserting internet protocol services in a broadband access network
Techniques for inserting a network service in an Ethernet access network operated by an access service provider include sending routing data to customer...
US-8,077,721 Methods and apparatus providing two stage tunneling
A system receives a packet at a first node. The packet is destined for a second node. The system identifies a full routing node from a plurality of network...
US-8,077,713 Dynamic update of a multicast tree
In an example embodiment, a multicast tree is accessed. The multicast tree defines one or more destination label switch routers and paths from a source label...
US-8,077,712 Static neighbor wake on local area network
In one embodiment, a method includes obtaining traffic that is to be forwarded to a neighboring device, and determining if the neighboring device is in a state...
US-8,077,709 Redundancy at a virtual provider edge node that faces a tunneling protocol core network for virtual private...
In one embodiment, a method includes receiving configuration data at a particular node of a first set of multiple nodes. The configuration data includes data...
US-8,077,675 Performance management of mobile intelligent roaming using mobility detail records
Techniques are provided herein to improve the manageability of handover performance of multi-mode wireless client devices when roaming between a wireless local...
US-8,077,635 Method and system for reserving facility resources for a conference
A method for reserving conference resources includes communicating a conference notification to each of a plurality of conference invitees. The conference...
US-8,077,633 Transient loop prevention in a hybrid layer-2 network
In one embodiment, a first switch at a border between a first network of a first protocol (P1 network) and a first network of a second protocol (P2 network) is...
US-8,077,618 Using burst tolerance values in time-based schedules
Schedules may use burst tolerance values to adjust the scheduling in a time-based schedule, such as, but not limited to, adjusting for accumulated but not used...
US-8,077,611 Multilevel coupled policer
A multilevel coupled policer is configured to police packets using at least two policing levels, including a first-level of class policers and a second-level...
US-8,077,607 Dynamic response to traffic bursts in a computer network
In one embodiment, a node receives traffic sent from one or more sources toward one or more destinations (e.g., Multipoint-to-Point, MP2P traffic). The node may...
US-8,077,606 Multimedia data flow dropping with notification
A method and system for correcting a congestion condition within a network, the method including notifying the sender and receiver of a multimedia data flow or...
US-8,077,604 Load sharing and redundancy scheme
Methods and apparatus for providing a device for forwarding packets in a network are disclosed. A first router and a second router having a shared set of...
US-8,077,079 Radiolocation using path loss data
Determining the location of a station or potential rogue access point in a wireless network including accepting an ideal path loss model and calibrating the...
US-8,077,033 Disaster vulnerability assessment in buildings
The number and identities of people in a building along with personal data that is useful in disaster response planning are determined from a database receiving...
US-8,075,199 Form factor adapter module
Various example embodiments are disclosed. According to an example embodiment, a form factor adapter module may include a small form factor (SFF) host connector...
US-8,074,275 Preventing network denial of service attacks by early discard of out-of-order segments
A method of preventing network denial of service attacks by early discard of out-of-order segments comprises creating a reassembly queue for a connection...
US-8,074,094 Session redundancy using a replay model
A mechanism for synchronizing states of components in a first routing engine to corresponding components in a second routing engine is provided. In order to...
US-8,074,084 Powered device classification in a wired data telecommunications network
In a wired data telecommunication network power sourcing equipment (PSE) coupled to a powered device (PD) carries out an inline power discovery process to...
US-8,074,070 Method for fast, secure 802.11 re-association without additional authentication, accounting, and authorization...
A method wherein an access point authenticates itself with neighboring access points and establishes secure and mutually authenticated communication channels...
US-8,073,968 Method and apparatus for automatically optimizing routing operations at the edge of a network
An Optimized Edge Routing (OER) technique provides efficiently data routing at the edge of a network or subnetwork. The technique employs a Master node that...
US-8,073,936 Providing support for responding to location protocol queries within a network node
Various systems and methods are disclosed for providing support for responding to location protocol queries within a network node. One such method involves...
US-8,073,489 Method for dynamic uplink sounding region allocation
The present invention discloses a method for allocating an uplink sounding region dynamically to obtain downlink channel quality information (CQI) about a...
US-8,073,411 System and method for detecting radio frequency signals over a range of powers
The present invention is directed to a power detection circuit for use in a wireless transmitting device. The circuit makes use of multiple gain paths so that...
US-8,073,321 Controlling an exposure time for digital cameras
Various methods, apparatuses, and systems in which a digital photography device includes a global shutter to control exposure time, a sensor array, and a flash...
US-8,072,991 Allocation of route targets based on service offered
A network controller to allocate route targets for communication services provided on one or more corresponding virtual private networks, the route targets...
US-8,072,973 Dynamic, policy based, per-subscriber selection and transfer among virtual private networks
A service gateway maintains forwarding components operative to forward data packets within corresponding VPNs, and also maintains subscriber sessions for...
US-8,072,967 VoIP call routing information registry including hash access mechanism
A VoIP call routing information registry including a hash access mechanism. In particular implementations, a method includes receiving a telephone number;...
US-8,072,965 Modem relay originator
A network device and a method for its operation are disclosed. The network device has a first interface to a client device to allow reception of client device...
US-8,072,910 Retransmitting lost packet with subsequent received packet
In one embodiment, a method comprises transmitting onto a wireless connection, by a device, a first wireless data packet destined for a second device; in...
US-8,072,908 Partitioned forwarding of packets originated on a broadcast link among layer 2 forwarding devices of different...
The designated forwarding device functionality for forwarding of packets originated on a broadcast link among layer 2 is shared among multiple forwarding...
US-8,072,907 Method and system to restart IS-IS when LSP wraps
A method, system, apparatus and machine-readable medium for transmitting a packet through a network to convey network topology is provided. The method includes...
US-8,072,902 Techniques for distributing data among mobile nodes based on dynamically generated data objects in a...
Techniques for managing data distributed over nodes in a network include receiving, at an original node, content data that describes a physical entity that is...
US-8,072,901 Technique for efficient probing to verify policy conformance
A technique efficiently sends probe packets from a source to a target in a destination prefix over two or more paths of a computer network. According to the...
US-8,072,879 Technique for determining whether to reestablish fast rerouted primary tunnels based on backup tunnel path...
A technique dynamically determines whether to reestablish a Fast Rerouted primary tunnel based on path quality feedback of a utilized backup tunnel in a...
US-8,070,522 Adaptor for a router blade
An apparatus for connecting a router blade to a router chassis is provided. The apparatus includes an engagement portion; a first side portion coupled with the...
US-RE42,995 Network distributed fax device
An embodiment of the present invention includes a fax communication system for communicating fax information transmitted from a sending fax device to a fax...
US-8,069,464 Architecture for scaling just-in-time placement of advertising content
In one embodiment, a method comprises determining ad placement times for each of a plurality of associated streams. The method also comprises determining an ad...
US-8,069,395 Three bit error detection using ECC codes
An Error Correction Code (ECC) encoding module encodes an input data word by calculating parity bits according to an ECC index mapping. An ECC ...
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