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US-8,065,727 Monitoring network service affecting events, taking action, and automating subscriber notification
In one embodiment, a method includes identifying at least one parameter as being associated with a service provided to an entity, as for example a subscriber....
US-8,065,712 Methods and devices for qualifying a client machine to access a network
Methods and devices for qualifying a client machine to access a network, based on policies governing required protective measures, such as virus checking and...
US-8,065,690 Method and system for event-based remote procedure call implementation in a distributed computing system
A system and method for managing a remote procedure call (RPC) system in a distributed system is disclosed. The distributed computing system is typically...
US-8,065,660 Method and system for run-time customization of network management applications
A method and an application-building tool for creating and customizing a network management application in a network defined by a plurality of network elements...
US-8,065,656 Auto code generation to generate packet header generation library for switch diagnostics
Techniques are disclosed for describing packet headers in a format that can be used by a code generation tool to generate source code that can generate any type...
US-8,065,515 Autoconfigured prefix delegation based on distributed hash
In one embodiment, a method comprises detecting, by a router, an unsolicited first router advertisement message from an attachment router that provides an...
US-8,065,438 Modification to AS.sub.--path elements
In one or more embodiments, an architecture is provided that may intercept a route update message and compare AS numbers of an AS path with a list of AS numbers...
US-8,065,409 Method of labeling alarms to facilitate correlating alarms in a telecommunications network
A method for generating compressed correlation key values for use in correlating alarms generated by network elements in a telecommunications network is...
US-8,065,393 Method and system for obviating redundant actions in a network
Methods, systems and apparatus for obviating redundant actions in a network are provided. A data packet is tagged with a label at a transmitting end, based on a...
US-8,065,292 Generating an index for a network search engine
A method of generating a TrafficRank index for a network search engine is described. The method includes monitoring network traffic through a network device....
US-8,064,948 Seamless roaming for dual-mode WiMax/WiFi stations
An exemplary embodiment providing for one or more improvements includes a method for use in a mobile station operating in a multi-protocol wireless network...
US-8,064,909 Interworking gateway for mobile nodes
Systems and methods are provided that allow inter-working between communication networks for the delivery of service to mobile nodes. A gateway is provided that...
US-8,064,903 Methods and apparatus for reducing roaming latency in a mobile node
Methods and apparatus for triggering roaming in a mobile network device are disclosed. A speed of the network device is detected. One or more maximum/minimum...
US-8,064,882 Blacklisting of unlicensed mobile access (UMA) users via AAA policy database
In one embodiment, while being connected to the network, a security issue may be detected and associated with the device. The device may be placed on a...
US-8,064,485 System and method for providing quality inter-domain network time transport
A method is provided in one example embodiment and includes providing a time protocol assistant associated with a time-synchronized domain (TSD). The TSD...
US-8,064,481 Virtual path restoration scheme using fast dynamic mesh restoration in an optical network
A method for restoring a virtual path, provisioned between a source and a target node, in a mesh zoned optical network is described. The method, in one...
US-8,064,451 Network address translation for multicast virtual sourcing
A method for using network address translation in switches and routers to define a virtual host as the source of a multicast channel within a single-source...
US-8,064,441 Upstream label allocation on Ethernets for MP2MP LSPS
An apparatus or method for upstream label allocation on LANs for multipoint (MP) label switched paths (LSPs). In one embodiment of the method, a first router...
US-8,064,440 Technique for avoiding IP lookup with multipoint-to-multipoint label switched paths
A technique avoids Internet Protocol (IP) lookup with Multipoint-to-Multipoint (MP2MP) Label Switched Paths (LSPs) in a computer network. According to the novel...
US-8,064,439 Method and system for call processing
According to one embodiment of the invention, a method of processing calls includes configuring a gatekeeper to forward all dialed phone numbers to a call...
US-8,064,435 Optimized interworking between different communication protocols
Methods and systems for optimizing interworking between various communication protocols are provided. The method comprises establishing a communication...
US-8,064,411 Speculative power save
In an example embodiment, a method for speculative power saving. The beginning portion of a header (e.g. a physical layer convergence protocol "PLCP" header of...
US-8,064,399 Attribute driven mobile service control logic
The disclosed embodiments enable service policies to be provisioned for a Mobile Node dynamically. A network device receives a message including at least one of...
US-8,064,367 Multiple voicemail account support for a VoIP system
In one embodiment, a method includes receiving, at an IP private branch exchange (IP PBX), an event notification message from a user agent corresponding to a...
US-8,064,362 Wide area network optimization proxy routing protocol
In an example embodiment disclosed herein, Wide Area Network optimization modules coupled to peers are configured to maintain peer routing tables. The peer...
US-8,063,782 Remote inventory of devices
Mechanisms are provided to inventory groupings of components, e.g., the physical chassis of a networking device as well as the various cards, modules, and/or...
US-8,063,604 System for associating renewable energy sources and consumers
In one embodiment, a system comprises: a renewable energy generator; a renewable energy availability server connected to the renewable energy generator, wherein...
US-8,060,623 Automated configuration of network device ports
Methods and devices are provided for identifying end devices and automatically configuring associated network settings. Preferred implementations of the...
US-8,060,617 Reserving network resources during scheduling of meeting event
In one embodiment, a method comprises receiving a request for scheduling a meeting event between client endpoint devices in an Internet Protocol (IP) based...
US-8,060,615 Stream reservation protocol for bridged networks
In one embodiment, a talker device may issue talker registrations to bridges of a network domain for a stream, the talker registration having at least a...
US-8,059,744 Frequency band extrapolation beamforming weight computation for wireless communications
Techniques are provided to facilitate the computation of beamforming weights used by a first communication device when sending a transmission via a plurality of...
US-8,059,668 Efficient end-to-end proposal/agreement messaging for spanning tree convergence in a computer network
In one embodiment, a bridge may receive a first convergence proposal on a root port from an upstream adjacent bridge of a computer network, and in response, may...
US-8,059,661 Methods and apparatus for using DHCP for home address management of nodes attached to an edge device and for...
Methods and apparatus for supporting the management of mobility and addresses by a Customer Premises Edge (CPE) router in a Mobile IP environment are disclosed....
US-8,059,652 Method and apparatus for detecting support for a protocol defining supplemental headers
Various methods and systems for detecting whether a network device supports a protocol, which defines a supplemental header, are disclosed. One method involves...
US-8,059,620 Initiation of routing convergence by a mobile router in a mobile ad hoc network in response to reaching a...
Each mobile router in a mobile ad hoc network is configured for measuring a minimum interval of stable relative proximity (SProx.sub.MIN) between at least one...
US-8,059,546 Traffic flow scheduling techniques implemented on bonded channels of a shared access cable network
Various techniques are disclosed for managing traffic flow for transport over a plurality of communication channels of a shared access cable network. According...
US-8,059,533 Packet flow optimization (PFO) policy management in a communications network by rule name
In one embodiment, a method includes receiving packet flow optimization (PFO) configuration data that associates each rule name of multiple PFO rule names with...
US-8,059,527 Techniques for oversubscribing edge nodes for virtual private networks
Techniques for operating a network interface include automatically determining whether communications are terminated over a particular attachment circuit on a...
US-8,056,105 Dynamic video-on-demand navigation and on demand ingest
A technique for supporting over-the-top video-on-demand separates metadata ingest and real content ingest such that navigation needs only the metadata ingest to...
US-8,054,828 Call identification mechanism for multi-protocol telephones
In one embodiment, a system identifies an Internet Protocol (IP) device as a calling party for calls from either a Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) portion...
US-8,054,750 Virtual responder for the auto-discovery of a real responder in a network performance test
Particular embodiments provide a virtual responder that can be contacted by any number of senders. When a sender wants to perform a measurement test with a real...
US-8,051,346 Fault injection
Systems, methods, and other embodiments associated with programmable application specific integrated circuit (ASIC) fault injection are described. One example...
US-8,051,211 Multi-bridge LAN aggregation
A method and system for multi-bridge LAN aggregation is disclosed. The method includes aggregating a plurality of LANs coupling a host to a first and a second...
US-8,051,203 Providing SCSI acceleration as a service in the SAN
Techniques are disclosed for abstracting write acceleration techniques and tape acceleration techniques away from transport providers (e.g., away from an FC or...
US-8,051,170 Distributed computing based on multiple nodes with determined capacity selectively joining resource groups...
A network provides distributed computing services based on participation in respective resource groups by computing nodes, each resource group including a...
US-8,051,155 Method and apparatus for persisting SNMP variable values
A method of persisting SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol) variable values associated with SNMP object IDs for an SNMP managed network element across...
US-8,051,151 System and method for communicating with a network node behind a subscriber station with an IP convergence...
A system and method for providing service in a network having a wireless component is disclosed. The system and method comprise receiving a request for a...
US-8,050,622 Method and system for detecting messages using enhanced distributed signaling
A method and system are provided for detecting messages using enhanced distributed signaling in a wireless communication network that offers transmission...
US-8,050,408 Techniques for managing keys using a key server in a network segment
The election of a key server is provided. The key server is a single device that broadcasts an encryption key to other devices in a network segment. Also,...
US-8,050,397 Multi-tone signal discriminator
In one embodiment, a method for discriminating between a machine generated multi-tone signal and a simulated voice multi-tone signal is provided. The method may...
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