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US-7,936,668 Methods and apparatus for distributing label information
A given router in the core of a label-switching network identifies a group of routers to receive common label binding information for later routing packets...
US-7,936,667 Building backup tunnels for fast reroute in communications networks
In one embodiment, a method includes identifying at a node, a destination for which a primary path is defined between the node and the destination, transmitting...
US-7,935,895 Structuring and circuitizing printed circuit board through-holes
Methods and apparatus for creating independent circuit connections within a through-hole of a substrate are described. According to one aspect of the present...
US-7,934,949 Cable connector apparatus
In one embodiment a connector-cable assembly includes a first connector assembly at a first end of an RF cable and a second connector assembly at a second end...
US-7,934,101 Dynamically mitigating a noncompliant password
Techniques are disclosed for dynamically mitigating a noncompliant password. The techniques include obtaining a password from a user when the user attempts to...
US-7,934,023 Apparatus and method for performing fast fibre channel write operations over relatively high latency networks
A method and apparatus to improve the performance of a SCSI write over a high latency network. The apparatus includes a first Switch close to the initiator in a...
US-7,934,016 System and method for recognizing and assigning application-specific flows
In one embodiment, an intermediate network device includes a communication facility configured to receive a reservation request message that includes a flow...
US-7,933,980 Reliable management communications path algorithm using in-band signaling and high priority context processing
Disclosed herein is a highly reliable management communication path to the CPU of a network device using in-band signaling by periodically servicing the...
US-7,933,743 Determining overall network health and stability
A network health analyzer that analyzes health of a computer network may be implemented in accordance with an embodiment of the present invention. A network...
US-7,933,397 Telephone system that notifies caller of called party's state
A telephone system that has the ability to provide a caller with additional information (beyond a busy signal or a ring tone) concerning the called party when...
US-7,933,266 Configurable network router
A signal router, configured to receive information carried by a first signal and transmit the information on a second signal, is described. The signal router,...
US-7,933,257 Using QoS tunnels for TCP latency optimization
A method of transmitting data from a source to a destination is described. A quality of service (QoS) tunnel is established between the source and the...
US-7,933,197 Method and apparatus for constructing a repair path around a non-available component in a data communications...
A method of constructing a repair path around a non-available component in a data communications network having, as components, nodes having a network address...
US-D636,761 Remote control for a set-top box
US-D636,747 Video unit with integrated features
US-7,930,734 Method and system for creating and tracking network sessions
A method and system is disclosed for creating and tracking network sessions. A request to access a network is received from an entity. The entity is...
US-7,930,693 Method and system for accessing and launching a java based applet as a locally installed application
A method for launching an interface with a remotely located electronic device. Specifically, a loader that is locally installed is launched. The loader is...
US-7,930,616 Variable forward error correction for optical communication links
A method and system for setting a variable forward error correction overhead in an optical transport network frame for an optical link at a node are disclosed....
US-7,930,568 Inline power controller
An inline power controller includes at least one analog interface circuit module (AICM) having a first analog input node for receiving an inline power port...
US-7,930,494 Storage area network (SAN) switch multi-pass erase of data on target devices
Techniques are provided for performing multi-pass erase. An erase command is received at a storage area network (SAN) switch in a storage area network. The...
US-7,930,491 Memory corruption detection system and method using contingency analysis regulation
Systems, methods, apparatus and software can be implemented to detect possible instances of memory corruption. By analyzing memory blocks stored in a memory,...
US-7,930,452 Parallel link electrical and timing parameter specification for output driver and input receiver that selects...
In one embodiment, an apparatus includes a driver and a receiver. The driver has an output, wherein the output of the driver has an associated output...
US-7,930,426 Method for tracking transmission status of data to entities such as peers in a network
A method for tracking a transmission status of one or more data elements to one or more devices. In one example, the method includes providing a list including...
US-7,930,386 Network discovery and dynamic adaptation of insufficient QoS resources
In one embodiment, a method is illustrated as including receiving a data packet at a network device, and upshifting a Quality of Service (QoS) reservation,...
US-7,930,365 Method and apparatus to modify network identifiers at data servers
A method of modifying network identifiers at data servers is disclosed. A virtual private network (VPN) gateway server generates a Hypertext Transfer Protocol...
US-7,930,186 Communications network connection system and method
A system and method for remotely connecting client computers to a communication network such as the Internet by way of a server system handling a plurality of...
US-7,929,973 Balancing wireless access based on centralized information
A method and apparatus for managing and balancing wireless access based on centralized information is provided. A request to provide service to a wireless...
US-7,929,966 Access terminal for communicating packets using a home anchored bearer path or a visited anchored bearer path
Communicating packets along a bearer path includes receiving a home network address and a visited network address at an access terminal. The home network...
US-7,929,678 Method and system for managing conference resources
A method for managing conference resources includes receiving from an endpoint of a user a call to join a multipoint conference between a plurality of...
US-7,929,672 Constrained automatic speech recognition for more reliable speech-to-text conversion
A device and method are provided which preferably establish cross-modal communications and allow telephony users and text-based users, such as Instant Messaging...
US-7,929,573 Method and apparatus for transporting network management information in a telecommunications network
Network management information (NMI) contained in a first set of byte locations of a received frame is relocated to a second set of byte locations of another...
US-7,929,571 System and method for implementing a preemptive retransmit for error recovery in a communications environment
A method for communicating data is provided that includes receiving a plurality of bits associated with a communications flow and determining whether one or...
US-7,929,554 Optimized forwarding for provider backbone bridges with both I and B components (IB-PBB)
In one embodiment, when a frame is directed to one or more customer instance ports (CIPs) of a switch having received the frame, the frame (a "local frame") may...
US-7,929,524 Apparatus and method to hide transit only multi-access networks in OSPF
A system for hiding transit-only interfaces in a network. When a routing system is advertising a transit-only interface, the advertisement is marked to indicate...
US-7,929,517 Voice over IP auto-switching/backup for emergency calls
A VoIP adapter module for a VoIP phone system switches the phone connection from a broadband connection to a wired connection when a power outage or a broadband...
US-7,929,507 Selecting an access point according to a measure of received signal quality
A method, an apparatus for inclusion in a wireless station, and a computer readable storage medium for operation in a wireless station. The method includes...
US-7,929,441 Resource reservation method and system
A method and system of assigning DSP resources in a voice gateway which first seeks to assign the calls to DSPs on a best fit basis using information in a best...
US-7,929,422 Method of moving a transport connection among network hosts
A method is disclosed for providing fault tolerance of an application over a Stream Control Transmission Protocol (SCTP) connection. A method for moving a...
US-7,929,412 Media access control for MIMO wireless network
An apparatus and method for operating a Multiple Input Multiple Output (MIMO)-capable subscriber node are disclosed. In one embodiment, an apparatus includes a...
US-7,929,012 Method and architecture for distributed video switching using media notifications
Disclosed are video conferencing systems, devices, architectures, and methods for using media notifications to coordinate switching between video in a...
US-7,928,883 Multiple digital signals from a single integrated circuit
Multiple digital signals from a single integrated circuit (IC) may be provided. The IC may receive an analog signal comprising a plurality of channels, convert...
US-7,928,813 Transient noise control for digital RF modulation
In one embodiment, a switch provides output to a digital radio frequency (RF) modulator having a filtered input stage. The switch is configured to selectively...
US-7,927,126 Apparatus for securing a cable connector to a device
In one embodiment, an apparatus includes a main body defining a channel configured to receive and hold a cable connector. Means for releasably securing the main...
US-7,927,125 Cable fixture device with a slider bar
A robust multi-port front panel RF (radio frequency) connector system design using a single lead screw is provided. The system allows for individual connector...
US-D636,425 Digital video camera with built-in connector and ornamental band
US-D636,359 Video unit with integrated features
US-7,926,033 Method for supporting new network element software versions in an element management system without upgrading
A method and apparatus for configuring an element management system server (an EMS server) to support new network element service application versions without...
US-7,925,778 Method and apparatus for providing multicast messages across a data communication network
A method and apparatus for providing multicast messages across a data communication network, the method comprising receiving a multicast message and adding to...
US-7,925,739 System and method for enforcing advertising policies using digital rights management
A system and method for policy-based advertising. According to an embodiment, an advertisement server receives a request for advertising content from a user...
US-7,925,732 Automatic hardware failure detection and recovery for distributed max sessions server
A Max Sessions Server (MSS) automatically detects hardware and communications failures. Upon detection, counters are adjusted accordingly to maintain an...
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