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 Mobile communication system, gateway device, core network device, and communication method patent thumbnailnew patent Mobile communication system, gateway device, core network device, and communication method
This mobile communication system has a portable terminal, a base station that wirelessly communicates with the portable terminal, a gateway device that connects the base station to a core network, and a core network device that is installed in the core network and that performs mobility management of the portable terminal. The core network device sends to the gateway device information for determining whether selected internet protocol traffic offload (sipto) has been activated.
Nec Corporation


 Assisted passive geo-location of a wireless local area network device patent thumbnailnew patent Assisted passive geo-location of a wireless local area network device
An assisted passive geo-location method and system for determining the location of a wireless device. The method includes passive location techniques in order to assist in determining the location of the wireless device and active techniques in order to assist in the calculation of the relative drift between the clock associated with the wireless device and the clock associated with the measuring station..
Sr Technologies, Inc.


 Method and  pre-classifying packets patent thumbnailnew patent Method and pre-classifying packets
The disclosed embodiments relate to a system that provides an intelligent port infrastructure for communication network devices. This is accomplished by incorporating a highly configurable pre-classifier module into the port infrastructure.
Marvell World Trade Ltd.


 Rules-based sequential multi-routing of diameter requests patent thumbnailnew patent Rules-based sequential multi-routing of diameter requests
Various exemplary embodiments relate to a method, network node, and non-transitory machine-readable storage medium encoded with instructions for execution by a network device, the non-transitory machine-readable storage medium including: instructions for associating a received response message with a previously-processed request message; instructions for evaluating operator-defined rules at run-time with respect to the received response message, the instructions for evaluating including: instructions for processing the previously-processed request as an outgoing request in response to encountering a first reference in an operator-defined rule.. .
Alcatel-lucent Canada, Inc.


 Application-based network packet forwarding patent thumbnailnew patent Application-based network packet forwarding
Methods and systems for detecting an application associated with a given ip flow and differentially forwarding packets based on determined application are provided. According to one embodiment, an initial internet protocol (ip) packet of an ip flow is received by a network device.
Fortinet, Inc.


 Segment routing label switch paths in network functions virtualization communications networks patent thumbnailnew patent Segment routing label switch paths in network functions virtualization communications networks
A method is provided in one example embodiment and includes receiving a request to create a path through a network, wherein the path originates on a first network device and terminates on the second network device; identifying a first controller associated with the first network device, wherein the first controller proxies control plane functions for the first network device; identifying a second controller associated with the second network device, wherein the second controller proxies control plane functions for the second network device; and computing the path using the first controller as a source and the second controller as a destination. The first controller installs the computed path on the first network device and the second controller installs the computed path on the second network device..
Cisco Technology, Inc.


 Method and  tracing session at policy server patent thumbnailnew patent Method and tracing session at policy server
In one embodiment, a method includes receiving at a policy server, a request to trace a session at the policy server, tracing the session at the policy server, wherein tracing comprises running the session and identifying access results from the trace, and transmitting the access results from the policy server to a network device requesting the trace. An apparatus and logic are also disclosed herein..
Cisco Technology, Inc.


 Distributed operating system for network devices patent thumbnailnew patent Distributed operating system for network devices
Methods, systems, and computer programs are presented for managing a global network topology. One method includes an operation for generating, by a network device, a local topology identifying which network entities are connected to each external port of the network device.
Pluribus Networks, Inc.


 Modem, communications  modem, and wireless charging patent thumbnailnew patent Modem, communications modem, and wireless charging
The present invention provides a communications method of a modem, including: determining a current power supply mode; if it is determined that the current power supply mode is that a network device is used to supply power by using a copper twisted pair, switching a communications interface from a fiber interface to an electrical interface, where the electrical interface connects to the network device by using the copper twisted pair and the fiber interface connects to a passive optical network by using an optical fiber. The present invention further provides a modem, and a wireless charging method and device.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.


 Method and system for programmatic analysis of consumer reviews patent thumbnailnew patent Method and system for programmatic analysis of consumer reviews
Embodiments provide a computer-executable method, computer system and non-transitory computer-readable medium for programmatically analyzing a consumer review. The method includes programmatically accessing, via a network device, one or more consumer reviews for a commercial entity or a commercial object.
Groupon, Inc.


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System to provide a security technology and management portal


A system to facilitate management of surveillance devices, that are distributed over a monitored region, through a geographic information (gi) portal, having gi storage to store map data defining a geographic map of the monitored region. A gi manager unit (gimu) to record, in the gi storage, asset position information with regarding locations for assets of interest within the monitored region.
Tyco Integrated Security, Llc


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Image-recognition-based guidance for network device configuration and other environments


According to an example, a first signal may be received from a user device. The first signal may include a captured image of an object and geofencing information of the user device that captured the image of the object.
Accenture Global Services Limited


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Method for communication using pci express dedicated communication module and network device including the same


In a method for communication between hosts using a peripheral component interconnect express (pcie) dedicated communication module, a pcie dedicated communication module of a first host generates a first connection buffer for receiving a connection command from a second host, stands by a connection request from the second host, determines whether the first host is connectable to the second host in response to the connection request received from the second host, and, if it is determined that the first host is connectable to the second host, generates a first connection socket connected to the second host for the purpose of data communication. The pcie dedicated communication module generates a first communication buffer to store data received from the second host, assigns the first communication buffer to the first connection socket, permits the connection between the first and second hosts, and stands by data communication with the second host..
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute


Access-network device, management device, communication system, information provision method, management method, and program


This invention provides an access-network device, a management device, a communication system, an information provision method, a management method, and a program that make it possible for the management device to acquire managed information being managed by the access-network device even if there is a node between the management device and the access-network device. The access-network device, which is incorporated into an access network, has a control unit and a communication unit.
Nec Corporation


Bandwidth and channel notification for wide-channel wireless communication


In a wireless communications network in which a device may simultaneously use multiple 20 mhz channels for communicating with another network device, various embodiments of the invention provide a way for a network controller to indicate to a mobile device which channels are to be used in communicating with the mobile device.. .
Intel Corporation


Adaptive uplink/downlink timeslot assignment in a hybrid wireless time division multiple access/code division multiple access communication system


A method and apparatus for adaptive uplink/downlink resource assignment may include determining uplink interference associated with each of several uplink resources. A wireless network device may produce an uplink list with values for the uplink resources.
Interdigital Technology Corporation


Method and rapid group synchronization


A first device of a network may decide to transmit a flood of packets that is longer in duration than the maximum amount of time that the first device can continuously transmit. The first device may coordinate with one or more second devices of the network such that each of the one or more second devices transmits a respective second portion of the flood of packets following transmission of a first portion of the flood of packets by the first network device.
Blackbird Technology Holdings, Inc.


Minimizing link layer discovery based on advertising access technology parameters in a multimode mesh network


In one embodiment, a method comprises establishing, by a first network device in a mesh network, a first connection with a second network device according to a prescribed discovery operation of a first link layer access protocol; advertising via the first connection, by the first network device to the second network device, link layer parameters used by the first network device to establish a second connection according to a second link layer access protocol; and the first network device minimizing a corresponding discovery operation of the second link layer access protocol during establishment of the second connection with the second network device, based on the link layer parameters advertised by the first network device to the second network device.. .
Cisco Technology, Inc.


Communication method in inter-rat network, access network device and ue


A communication method in an inter-rat network, an access network device, and ue are provided. The method includes: generating, by a source access network device, a temporary priority list, where the temporary priority list includes a frequency of a source network, a frequency of a target network, a priority of the frequency of the source network, and a priority of the frequency of the target network; sending, by the source access network device, the temporary priority list to a target access network device; and sending, by the source access network device, the temporary priority list to the ue.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.


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Authenticated communication session for wireless roaming


A device forwards a set of packets between a first network device, associated with a first network, and a second network device, associated with a second network. The set of packets may be associated with permitting access, by a set of mobile devices connected to the first network, to the second network.
Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.


Method of anticipating component failure in broadband network devices


There is provided a method of anticipating component failure in broadband network devices, the method comprising monitoring values of ac ripple voltage on a dc voltage from a power supply associated with a catv amplifier or node, comparing values of ac ripple voltage with a set value to determine whether the value of ac ripple voltage are acceptable or not, generating an alarm when the set value is exceeded and sending the alarm to a remote computing device. The monitoring step further comprises amplifying the ac ripple voltage by a factor of 10 and passing the amplified signal to a processing means for comparison with the set value.
Technetix B.v.


Determination of a service office of a media content distribution system to record a media content item with a network recorder


A method includes receiving, at a network device of a media content distribution system, data indicating a media content item to be recorded and a number of requests to record the media content item received at a first service office of the media content distribution system. The method also includes scheduling, via the network device, recording of the media content item at a first network recorder associated with the first service office when a value associated with recording the media content item with the first network recorder is less than or equal to a cost threshold..
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.


Portal for toll free media subscription campaigns


A first network device receives multiple subscription data campaigns, where each of the multiple subscription data campaigns comprises media content, a free data usage quota, and a price for receiving the media content, presents the multiple subscription data campaigns to a user device associated with a user, and receives a selection of one of the multiple subscription data campaigns from the user device. The first network device receives, from a second network device, an indication that the user has successfully subscribed to the selected one of the multiple subscription data campaigns, where the second network device hosts media content associated with the selected one of the multiple subscription data campaigns, generates an authorization token that includes an identifier of the user, an identifier of the selected one of the multiple subscription data campaigns, and the free data usage quota, and sends the authorization token to the second network device..
Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.


Data processing


A service logic layer module receives an application message forwarded by a network device, classifies and identifies an application type of the application message, and determines a first processing operation to be performed to the application message based on an identification result. The service logic layer module receives a processing result returned from a data processing layer module, and determines a second processing operation based on the processing result.
Hangzhou H3c Technologies Co., Ltd.


Recording encrypted media session


In one implementation, a media stream is recorded using one or more keys. The one or more keys are also encrypted.
Cisco Technology, Inc.


Unified bandwidth management on distributed network environment


The present invention provides systems and methods for unified bandwidth management for network traffic. In particular, two or more network devices may be grouped into a single set, and bandwidth management is performed on the single set.
Sonicwall, Inc.


Method for looking up data in hash tables and associated network device


A network device is provided. The network device includes: a hash memory and a controller.
Mediatek Inc.


Communication system, communication device, controller, and method and program for controlling forwarding path of packet flow


The network device classifies, based on a condition, indicative of a scope under which the controller is capable of controlling the network device, whether to handle the packet according to the packet handling rule sent from the controller or to handle the packet according to a table entry that the network device autonomously sets based on a second protocol.. .

System on chip (soc) and devices having the soc


A system on chip structured in a second network device is provided. The system on chip includes: a first resource which is structured as at least one of hardware and software; a resource management module; and a processor configured to control or execute the resource management module to monitor a state of the first resource, and manage a sharing condition of the first resource to be shared by a first network device and the second network device and shared information of at least one second resource which is hardware and/or software, currently shared by the second network device and a third network device..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


Reverse directed acyclic graph for multiple path reachability from origin to identified destination via multiple target devices


In one embodiment, a method comprises: multicasting, by a wireless network device in a wireless network, a first message originated by the wireless network device and requesting reachability to an identified destination device via an identified target device class; generating, by the wireless network device, plural paths for reaching the identified destination device based on receiving destination advertisement messages having been originated by respective target devices belonging to the target device class; and pluricasting copies of a data packet to the identified destination device via the plural paths.. .
Cisco Technology, Inc.


Parent device allocation of retransmit slot to child network device on behalf of peer child device in a deterministic network


In one embodiment, a method comprises receiving, by a parent network device in a wireless deterministic network, a retransmit capabilities message from a first child device attached to the parent network device, the retransmit capabilities message specifying that the first child device can detect a data packet transmission to the parent network device by a second child device attached to the parent network device and that is a peer of the first child device; and allocating, by the parent network device, a peer retransmit timeslot to the first child device from within a channel distribution chunk appropriated by the parent network device, the peer retransmit timeslot enabling the first child device to retransmit a data packet on behalf of the second child device to the parent network device.. .
Cisco Technology, Inc.


Single band dual concurrent network device


A network device comprising, a first radio module configured to transmit and receive first radio signals in a first frequency band, a first antenna array configured to transmit and receive the first radio signals for the first radio module in the first frequency band, a second radio module configured to transmit and receive second radio signals in the first frequency band, a second antenna array configured to transmit and receive the second radio signals for the second radio module in the first frequency band, wherein, in operation, the first radio module and the second radio modules function concurrently using the first frequency band while at least 40 db of antenna isolation is maintained between the first antenna array and the second antenna array.. .
Aerohive Networks, Inc.


Single band dual concurrent network device


A network device comprising, a first radio module configured to transmit and receive first radio signals in a first frequency band, a first antenna array configured to transmit and receive the first radio signals for the first radio module in the first frequency band, a second radio module configured to transmit and receive second radio signals in the first frequency band, a second antenna array configured to transmit and receive the second radio signals for the second radio module in the first frequency band, wherein, in operation, the first radio module and the second radio modules function concurrently using the first frequency band while at least 40 db of antenna isolation is maintained between the first antenna array and the second antenna array.. .
Aerohive Networks, Inc.


Interconnect channel management


Methods, computing systems and computer program products implement embodiments of the present invention that include configuring distributed storage system resources for a distributed storage system. Examples of the storage system resources include a plurality of network segments, one or more network devices coupled to the network, and multiple nodes coupled to the network, the nodes including both frontend and backend nodes.
International Business Machines Corporation


System and configuring a plurality of registers with soft error detection and low wiring complexity


A new approach is proposed which contemplates system and method for configuring a plurality of configurable registers in a programmable digital processing engine of a network device. Under the proposed approach, one or more slave configuration controllers (scc) are utilized to configure a large number of configurable registers in a programmable engine, wherein each scc is used to configure a plurality of configurable registers, which are organized in multiple configuration groups.
Cavium, Inc.


Lighting control network commissioning


A method for automated location of a targeted network lighting device includes setting a search pool of multiple network lighting device. The method includes iteratively selecting the network lighting devices and automatically turning on a portion of the network devices until the targeted network device is the only network lighting device turned on.
Orama Inc.


Load control adjustment from a wearable wireless device


A wearable wireless device may be configured for control of a parameter of a load control device. The load control device may be responsive to a network device, for example, to provide fine tune adjustment of the parameter.
Lutron Electronics Co., Inc.


User equipment, network device and accessing network system


The present invention discloses a method for accessing s network system, including the following steps: receiving, by a first network device of a first network system, a measurement report of a second network system sent by a user equipment of the first network system; determining, by the first network device, a second network device in the second network system according to the measurement report; and sending, by the first network device, a bearer setup request to the second network device, for enabling the second network device to set up a connection with the user equipment. The present invention, by realizing aggregation between a two network systems, may dynamically schedule the resources of the two network systems according to loads of the two network systems, thereby provides load balancing with extremely high efficiency, and is capable of increase the peak data rate of the user effectively and remarkably..
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.


Frequency agility for an ism band home area network


Due to interference that typically occurs in the ism band, it may be necessary for one or more network devices to switch to an alternative channel. A list of one or more alternate network channels may be generated by a coordinating/gateway device based on the energy level and a distance from a primary network channel.
Google Inc.


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Real-time asynchronous event aggregation systems


A real-time asynchronous event aggregation system, method, and network device are configured to capture real-time asynchronous events, and to pass them as input to one or more aggregation engines to determine a reputation for a target. The aggregation engine(s) may then send out notifications where a reputation category changes for a target, indicating that an action may be taken to inhibit spam messages from the target, highlight a display of content from the target, or the like.
Yahoo! Inc.


Identifying malware-infected network devices through traffic monitoring


The present invention generally relates to detecting malicious network activity coming from network devices such as routers and firewalls. Specifically, embodiments of the present invention provide for detecting stealth malware on a network device by comparing inbound and outbound network traffic to discover packets originating from the network device and packets that violate configuration rules.

Systems and methods for pacing data flows


Systems and methods for managing and pacing data flows are described. In some embodiments, the systems and methods may select a data flow for management, the data flow being transmitted from a first network equipment to a second network equipment, determine, at a third network equipment, a delivery performance of the data flow being transmitted to the second network equipment, detect network congestion based on the determined delivery performance of the data flow being transmitted to the second network equipment, and pace, at the third network device and based on the detected network congestion, delivery of the data flow to the second network equipment by reducing a rate at which the data flow is delivered to the second network equipment..
Opanga Networks, Inc.


Overload functionality in overlay networks


In general, techniques are generally described for reducing or preventing transient black-holing of network traffic in an overlay network. A method includes executing, by a network device included in a link state domain, an interior gateway protocol (igp) to exchange link-state messages with at least one remote network device in the link-state domain; generating, by the network device, an igp link-state message that includes link overload information to overload a link in the link-state domain that couples the network device to the remote network device; and sending, by the network device and to the at least one other network device, the igp link-state message that includes the link overload information to direct the remote network device to stop sending network traffic to the network device using the overloaded link..
Juniper Networks, Inc.


Method and load balancing in network switches


A forwarding engine in a network device selects one or more groups of multiple egress interfaces of the network device for forwarding packets received by the network device. An egress interface selector in the network device selects individual egress interfaces within the one or more groups selected by the forwarding engine.
Marvell World Trade Ltd.


Determining aggregation information


A technique includes determining a network interface aggregation information for a given network device. Determining the aggregation includes determining whether the network device is capable of providing first data identifying an aggregation and selectively inferring the aggregation based at least in part on other data if a determination is made that the network device is incapable of providing the first data..
Hewlett-packard Enterprise Development Lp


Monitoring through s-bfd (seamless bidirectional forwarding detection)


In one embodiment, a method includes assigning a discriminator to a target in communication with a reflector at a network device, identifying at the reflector, a packet comprising the discriminator, the packet transmitted from an initiator in a seamless bidirectional forwarding detection (s-bfd) session, and transmitting a response packet from the reflector to the initiator. The response packet includes information for the target obtained by the reflector through monitoring of the target.
Cisco Technology, Inc.


Method for upgrading version of network device and network device


Embodiments of the present invention disclose a method for upgrading a version of a network device and a device. A specific solution is: configuring a forwarding plane of the network device to be a first forwarding plane and a second forwarding plane; performing, in the first forwarding plane, sampling on forwarded packets by using a preset sampling ratio, to obtain a sample packet; forwarding, by the second forwarding plane, the sample packet in a broadcast manner, to learn a mac address; and when a quantity of mac addresses learned by the second forwarding plane reaches a preset threshold, performing upgrade so that the second forwarding plane is used for packet forwarding of the network device.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.


Method, apparatus, and system for selecting network device


Embodiments of the present invention disclose apparatuses. The apparatus includes a program instructing hardware and a computer readable storage medium coupled to the hardware and storing programming instructions for execution by the hardware, the programming instructions instruct the hardware to: receive a network device selection message sent by a first network device, where the network device selection message contains a virtual local area network (vlan) mapping capability identifier of the first network device and a device identifier of the first network device; when determining that both the apparatus and the first network device have vlan mapping capability according to local vlan mapping capability and the vlan mapping capability identifier of the first network device, select a network device for executing vlan mapping according to sizes or a sequence of a local device identifier and the device identifier of the first network device..
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.


Protection tunnel


A network device configures a unique ring number for each interface in a ring network and stores the ring number. The network device receives a rsvp confirmation packet from a next-hop network device, storing a route object record contained in the rsvp confirmation packet.
Hangzhou H3c Technologies Co., Ltd.


System and method adopting a reliable stop-and-wait hybrid automatic repeat request protocol


A method for transferring data in a communication system is implemented in a network device. In the method, the network device receives an ir version of a frame, a sequence number, and a revision number in a media access control (mac) layer.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.


Method and system for unified application centric connectivity in various virtualization platforms


A method and system implementing application centric connectivity under various virtualization platforms are disclosed. According to one embodiment, a system comprises a virtual platform running on a physical machine; a virtual machine that hosts an application running on the virtual platform; a device binding module running on the virtual platform; a virtual device module running inside a virtual machine, a centralized management module running on datacenter management network.
Flycloud Systems, Inc


Wireless sensor systems for hydroponics


A hydroponic system includes a first sensor system that measures one or more characteristics of a nutrient solution, a second sensor system that measures one or more characteristics of an environment of a plant; and a network device including a communication interface to the first sensor system and a communication interface to the second sensor system. The network device may be configured to transmit measurements from the sensor systems through a wireless network to a remote device or database.
Aessense Technology Hong Kong Limited


Optimizing the use of shared radio frequency medium using intelligent suppression of probe request frames


Described herein are systems, methods and computer program products for controlling operation of wireless network devices, such as wireless access points and wireless client devices. The techniques described simplify the process of associating wireless devices with wireless networks.
Aruba Networks, Inc.


Network device, terminal device, and voice service control method


The present invention relates to a network device, a terminal device, and a voice service control method, a frame type of voice data is determined, and therefore, a voice service of the network device may be disconnected when no speech frame time exceeds set time, which prevents an economic loss caused by a non-talking call maintained for a long time, thereby saving a resource of an operator network, and improving utilization efficiency of the operator network.. .
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.


Method, device, and system for regulating power consumption


A method, device and system for regulating power consumption are provided in the embodiments of the present invention. A method for regulating power consumption includes: obtaining, by a base station, an application point and a configuration parameter; sending, by the base station, an indication message to a terminal according to the application point and configuration parameter; regulating, by the base station, the power consumption of the base station by using the configuration parameter at the application point; the configuration parameter comprises cell antenna information or system bandwidth information; the indication message instructs the terminal to use the configuration parameter at the application point.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.


Non-persistent heterogeneous neighbors


A heterogeneous network comprising macro network devices and micro network devices operates to maintain a dynamic data set of neighbor relations for a potential transfer of a user equipment (ue) device from one network zone to another network zone. In response to detecting a failure of a macro network device to establish a network connection with a network device, a dynamic management of the data set initiates.
At&t Mobility Ii Llc


Virtual wide area network overlays


Disclosed herein are systems and methods for the creation, maintenance and management of virtual overlay networks across multiple communication networks managed by service providers. The simple creation and management of network overlays is accomplished via a network orchestrator manager, allowing for automation of configuration of connected network devices throughout an entire organization's network, regardless of the physical location of each device..
Silver Peak Systems, Inc.


Providing a quality-of-service-based service from a cellular network via a wireless sharing device


A device associated with a cellular network may receive a request for a quality-of-service based service from a wireless sharing device that is in communication with a user device. The user device may connect with the cellular network via the wireless sharing device.
Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.


Quality of service for distribution of content to network devices


A gateway device configured to receive ip video content may select and use transmission methods that maintain a certain quality of service for delivering the content. A transmission method may be selected based on a network to which the client device is connected.
Comcast Cable Communications, Llc


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Vehicle security network device and design method therefor


A security system capable of preventing a security attack/threat on a vehicle network is provided. At least one security zone is set by using a risk level which is evaluated for a plurality of vehicle functional elements.
Ictk Co., Ltd.


Method and providing network security using role-based access control


A method and apparatus for providing network security using role-based access control is disclosed. A network device implementing such a method can include, for example, an access control list.
Cisco Technology, Inc.


Communication between a communication device and a network device


A first network device of a first communication network obtains a challenge, generates a first pfs parameter, obtains a first verification code for the first pfs parameter, and sends the challenge, the first pfs parameter and the first verification code to a communication device, which in turn receives the challenge, the first pfs parameter and the first verification code, forwards the challenge or a derivative thereof to an identity module, receives at least one result parameter as response from the identity module, determines, based on the result parameter, whether the first pfs parameter is authentic, and if the determination is positive generates and sends the second pfs parameter to the first network device, which in turn verifies the second pfs parameter.. .
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)


Communication between a communication device and a network device


A first network device of a first communication network obtains a challenge, generates a first pfs parameter, obtains a first verification code for the first pfs parameter, and sends the challenge, the first pfs parameter and the first verification code to a communication device, which in turn receives the challenge, the first pfs parameter and the first verification code, forwards the challenge or a derivative thereof to an identity module, receives at least one result parameter as response from the identity module, determines, based on the result parameter, whether the first pfs parameter is authentic, and if the determination is positive generates and sends the second pfs parameter to the first network device, which in turn verifies the second pfs parameter.. .
Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)


Securing email communications


Methods and systems are provided for securing email communications. According to one embodiment, a network device receives an outbound email originated by a computing device of an internal network and directed to a target recipient.
Fortinet, Inc.


System and automatic social messaging


A system and method for automatic social messaging is provided. The social networking device includes an automatic social messaging module and one or more applications configured to coordinate with the automatic social messaging module.
Microsoft Corporation


Failure protection for traffic-engineered bit indexed explicit replication


Methods and network devices are disclosed for failure protection in traffic-engineered bit indexed explicit replication networks. In one embodiment, a method includes receiving at a node in a network a message comprising a message bit array, where bit positions in the message bit array correspond to respective links in the network.
Cisco Technology, Inc.


Traffic engineering for bit indexed explicit replication


Methods and network devices are disclosed for traffic-engineered forwarding through a new form of bit indexed explicit replication. In one embodiment, a method includes receiving at a first node in a network a message comprising a message bit array, and comparing bit values at one or more bit positions in the message bit array to one or more entries in a forwarding table stored at the first node.
Cisco Technology, Inc.


Traffic engineering for bit indexed explicit replication


Methods and network devices are disclosed for traffic-engineered forwarding through a new form of bit indexed explicit replication. In one embodiment, a method includes receiving at a first node in a network a message comprising a message bit array, and comparing bit values at one or more bit positions in the message bit array to one or more entries in a forwarding table stored at the first node.
Cisco Technology, Inc.


Automatic discovery and provisioning of multi-chassis etherchannel peers


Methods and system are disclosed which can simplify the configuration of a mcec in a fabric environment such that is may become automatic. Furthermore, centralized identities (such as a host tracking database and/or a network controlled) may be employed to detect the presence of a mcec.
Cisco Technology, Inc.


Key sharing device and system for configuration thereof


A method of configuring a network device for key sharing and a method for a first network device to determine a shared key are provided. The method of configuring uses a private private modulus, and a modulus (p1) a public modulus (n), and a bivariate polynomial (f1) having integer coefficients, the binary representation of the public modulus and the binary representation of the private modulus are the same in at least key length (b) consecutive bits.
Koninklijke Philips N.v.


Enhanced user interface systems including dynamic context selection for cloud-based networks


According to one embodiment, a network device associates each tile object of a plurality of tile objects with a tile set. Each tile object includes one or more parameters of a communication network, and each tile set linked to one or more context objects for a dashboard interface.
Cisco Technology, Inc.


Enhanced self-organizing network switching matrix


Automated control of simulcast ratios based on network traffic data provides efficient network capacity management. In one aspect, a remote switching matrix can be utilized at a venue to couple remote transceiver units (rtus) with different antenna ports, for example, of one or more multi-beam antennas deployed at the venue.
At&t Mobility Ii Llc


Method and device for initial synchronization between d2d terminals


A method and a device for initial synchronization between d2d terminals are used to implement initial synchronization between the d2d terminals. A d2d master terminal measures a time-frequency resource set used to transmit a synchronization signal, and reports a measurement result to a network device; the d2d master terminal receives a synchronization resource that is allocated by the network device to the d2d master terminal according to the measurement result reported by the d2d master terminal; and the d2d master terminal sends the synchronization signal according to the synchronization resource allocated to the d2d master terminal..
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.


Network selection method and core network device


Embodiments relate to a network selection method and an apparatus. The method comprises: after receiving an access request message from a ue, a first core network device may send, to the ue, information about a dedicated second core network device corresponding to the ue, thereby ensuring that the ue can be attached to the dedicated second core network device according to the information about the dedicated second core network device, increasing selection accuracy when a core network device is selected for the user terminal, and avoiding occurrence of an access failure of the user terminal to the greatest extent..
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.


Network device for supporting gateway change in mobile communication system, and operating same


The present disclosure may provide an operating method for supporting gateway change in a mobile communication system. According to one aspect of the present disclosure, the method includes receiving a message requesting to consent to the gateway change from a network entity; and according to whether at least one flow requiring session continuity is set, sending a response message regarding the gateway change consent to the network entity, wherein, when the at least one flow requiring the session continuity is set, the network entity can hold the gateway change based on the response message..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


Method for processing radio link failure report, apparatus, and system


The present invention discloses a method for processing a radio link failure report, an apparatus, and a system. When a radio link failure occurs in user equipment in a current cell, if security information is activated, the user equipment initiates a radio resource control (rrc) connection re-establishment process.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.


Method and managing network sharing


The present invention relates to a method and an apparatus for managing network sharing, where the method includes: acquiring, by an access network element, information about occupation of a resource of an access network element by a network sharing party; and reporting, by the access network element, the occupation information to a core network device, where the occupation information is used by the core network device to charge a user equipment ue that accesses the access network element. By acquiring and reporting information about occupation of a resource of an access network element by a network sharing party, the present invention enables a core network device such as a charging system to perform accurate charging according to the information about occupation of the resource of the access network element by the network sharing party..
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.


System and wireless management access to a telecommunications device


Systems and methods for wireless management access to a telecommunication device are provided. A portable device, such as a tablet, smartphone, etc., can be used to access a network device, such as a telecommunication device, by accessing a wireless access module of the telecommunication device using any desired wireless technology.
Adtran, Inc.


Configurable point of interest alerts


Receiving point of interest zones and alerts on user devices comprises communicating, by a user computing device to a remote computing device, a request for point of interest data corresponding to points of interest within a proximity of the user device; presenting the received point of interest data; identifying a particular point of interest; and outputting an alert regarding the particular point of interest. Receiving point of interest zones on user devices comprises communicating a request for point of interest data; receiving the point of interest data from the remote network device wherein a size of the point of interest zone is determined based on a density of points of interest in the proximity of the user, and wherein the shape of the point of interest zone is expanded in a direction of travel and contracted in the opposite direction; and presenting the received point of interest data..
Google Inc.


Control of small data transmission in a mobile radio communications network


A mobile radio communications network within which a mobile radio communications device is to operate with access to a small data transmission (sdt) feature is disclosed. The network includes a first network device arranged to receive sdt signalling initiated by the mobile radio communications device and a second network device arranged to receive signalling from the first network device as part of an establishment procedure for attempted sdt communications, the first network device being further arranged to determine if sdt should be prevented for the mobile radio communications device and responsive to its signalling exchange with the second network device, and to initiate a sdt rejection message for use in the control of the mobile radio communications device if sdt is to be prevented..
Nec Corporation


Split-client constrained application execution in an industrial network


In one embodiment, a method comprises establishing, by a requesting network device, a relationship with a destination device configured for executing one or more device operations in response to receiving a server result; and sending, by the requesting network device, a constrained request to a stateless server device, the constrained request specifying a command for the stateless server device to generate and send the server result to the destination device, the constrained request causing the stateless server device to generate and output the server result to the destination device and not to the requesting network device.. .
Cisco Technology, Inc.


Redirection in a content delivery network


A method of http redirection is provided for scenarios where a manifest file for media content contains a relative url. A request router or other network device encapsulates the content manifest file within a root manifest file.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)


Methods, apparatus, and systems for identity authentication


An identity authentication method is provided. The method comprises receiving request information transmitted by an online terminal device for determining neighbor network devices and determining at least one neighbor network device of the online terminal device according to the request information, identifying at least one credible neighbor network device of the online terminal device from the at least one neighbor network device and identifying at least one weighted neighbor network device of the online terminal device from the at least one neighbor network device, and computing a credibility score of the online terminal device according to a number of the credible neighbor network device and a number of the weighted neighbor network device, generating authentication notification information according to the credibility score, the authentication notification information indicating whether the online terminal device passes identity authentication, and transmitting the authentication notification information to the online terminal device..
Alibaba Group Holding Limited


Systems and methods for path maximum transmission unit discovery


An information handling system is provided. The information handling system includes a plurality of network devices.
Dell Products L.p.


Method for controlling access of application to network, and device


Embodiments of the present application provide a method for controlling access of an application to a network, and a device. The method includes: acquiring application configuration information, where the application configuration information includes identification information of an application that is allowed to access a network or identification information of an application that is prohibited from accessing a network.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.


Systems and methods of inter data center out-bound traffic management


An information handling system is provided. The information handling system includes a first network device that forms at least part of a first set of network devices.
Dell Products L.p.


Network packet forwarding


Disclosed are a method and device for forwarding a network packet. A network device to be configured initiates automatically a network packet forwarding request including a forwarding identifier.
Zte Corporation


Transfer of synchronization in a hybrid global navigation satellite packet network system


Networks, network devices and methods of synchronization using transfer of synchronization packets are provided. Some network devices are configured to use either a timing reference extracted based on gps signals or an imported timing reference, as an operative time reference.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)


Automatic cable distribution switch apparatus and system, and automatic cable distribution switch method


The present invention relates to the field of communications technologies, and in particular, discloses an automatic cable distribution switch apparatus and system, and an automatic cable distribution switch method. In this solution, the automatic cable distribution switch apparatus is connected to at least two access network devices; even through a terminal cannot gain local power, when needing to switch from a first device, currently connected to the terminal, of an access network to a second device of the access network, the terminal can send an access network device switch instruction to the automatic cable distribution switch apparatus.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.


Automatic configuration of network devices in a cluster based on physical deployment


A method includes automatically detecting an association between members based on their relationship to one another; sharing topology and cluster information between the members; and determining roles for each member, based on the topology and cluster information and rules, wherein the roles are used to automatically provision at least one resource on each member, without user intervention. A method of configuring network devices sharing a pool of available resources is also described, wherein the network devices have management connectivity between one another through a plurality of point-to-point connections.
Ciena Corporation


Local context search results improvements


A method, system, and/or computer program product handles a query generated by a user of one of multiple local network devices that are coupled to a network. Multiple system queries request states of the local network devices.
International Business Machines Corporation


Normalization and extraction of log data


Extracting data from traffic logs using regular expressions. A traffic log is received from a network device.
Threatstop, Inc.


Query optimization adaptive to system memory load for parallel database systems


A method for adaptively generating a query execution plan for a parallel database distributed among a cluster of data nodes includes receiving memory usage data from a multiple data nodes including network devices, calculating a representative memory load corresponding to the data nodes based on the memory usage data, categorizing a memory mode corresponding to the data nodes based on the calculated representative memory load, calculating an available work memory corresponding to the data nodes based on the memory mode, and generating the query execution plan for the data nodes based on the available work memory, wherein the memory usage data is based on monitored individual memory loads associated with the data nodes and the query execution plan corresponds to the currently available work memory.. .
Futurewei Technologies, Inc.


Input/output port rotation in a storage area network device


In one aspect of the present description, in an input/output (i/o) device having multiple cpus and multiple i/o ports, a cycle of i/o port rotations is initiated in which each port rotation of the cycle includes rotating an assignment of at least one i/o port from one cpu to a different cpu of a plurality of the cpus. In the illustrated embodiment, an i/o port assignment for each cpu of the plurality cpus is rotated for at least a portion of the cycle.
International Business Machines Corporation


Group communication method, device and system


Disclosed are a group communication method, device and system. An mbms network side method comprises: receiving a session start request message sent by a mobility management device of an mbms network; judging whether the session start request message carries a group identifier of a communication group in which a session requested by the session start request message is located; and if the session start request message carries the group identifier, forwarding the session start request message to an access network device, so that the access network device allocates an air interface identifier to the session requested by the session start request message, thereby conducting group communication.
China Academy Of Telecommunications Technology


Automatic delivery traffic indication message interval control for better mobile power save performance


The present disclosure discloses a method and network device for automatic delivery traffic indication message (dtim) interval control for better mobile power save performance. The disclosed network device determines one or more characteristics for at least one client device connected to an access point (ap).
Aruba Networks, Inc.


Mobile station, mobile communication system, and network device


An object is to provide a mobile station, a mobile communication system, and a network device that can realize more appropriate call origination control per service as intended by an operator. An mmtel function unit (120) of a ue (100), based on ssac-barringformmtel-voice, upon determining that call origination of a volte call is possible, transmits bearer request to an nas function unit (170).
Ntt Docomo, Inc.


Service handover method, network device and user equipment


The present application discloses a service handover method, a network device and user equipment. In the service handover method provided in the present application, a device on a network side determines to hand over at least one service of the services of user equipment to a first target device and hand over the other service or services to a second target device, which not only can ensure offloading of the services by using the first target device, but also can make service quality of the services of the user equipment not be lowered because the first target device cannot fully meet a service quality requirement, thereby improving user experience..
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.


System, managing client devices within a wireless network


According to one embodiment, a system and computer-readable storage medium for storage of software directed to the management of associations between network devices is described. The computer-readable storage medium comprising instructions which, when executed by at least one hardware processor on a network device, causes performance of operations, comprising: (1) determining a desired operating state for a client device under analysis, the client device being associated with a first network device of a plurality of network devices; (2) detecting if a triggering event has occurred based on a comparison of the desired operating state for the client device under analysis to an actual operating state for the client device under analysis; and (3) in response to detecting that the triggering event has occurred, causing the client device to wirelessly connect to a second network device of the plurality of network devices in lieu of the first network device..
Aruba Networks, Inc.


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Reducing provider costs related to e911 service


In compliance with regulatory requirements imposed on multicarrier wired/wireless network carriers, the disclosed system receives input representing a selection of a street address to be used as a current location associated with a user identity. The system determines an expiration date associated with the street address, designates the street address as a validated emergency contact location for the user identity in response to determining that the expiration date associated with the street address has not expired.
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.


Augmenting network device management


In an embodiment, presenting computer datacenter information comprises a server computer system that is coupled to a plurality of internetworking devices. The plurality of internetworking devices is configured to emit device location information.
Cisco Technology, Inc.


Iptv targeted messages


A network device executes a method to provide targeted messages to a subscriber of internet protocol television (iptv) when a request of the subscriber to access an iptv channel is denied. The method includes receiving the request of the subscriber from a customer premise equipment (cpe) to access a first multicast stream, where the first multicast stream is a multicast stream for an iptv channel.
Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)


Zero touch provisioning


According to one embodiment, a method comprises automatically uploading device information from a first network device in a first operating state to a second network device in response to an event, such as an initial power up. The second network device is part of the cloud, and thus, providing cloud-based services.
Aruba Networks, Inc.


System and identification and blocking of unwanted network traffic


Network traffic can be prevented from entering a protected network. An alert can be received that can be triggered by network traffic that matches at least one signature that is associated with undesired network behavior.
Secureworks Corp.


Methods, systems, and computer program products for determining an originator of a network packet using biometric information


Associating a network packet with biometric information for a user includes identifying biometric identification information for a user of a network device, including an identifier of the biometric identification information in at least one of a header and a trailer of a network packet without including biometric identification information in a payload of the network packet, and sending the packet via a network, wherein the identifier identifies the network packet as having originated from the user.. .
Scenera Mobile Technologies, Llc


Integrated server with switching capabilities and network operating system


Methods, systems, and computer programs are presented for a switching server. One switching server includes a server, a switch module coupled to the server, and a switch controller coupled to the server and to the switch module.
Pluribus Networks, Inc.


Method for updating flow table


Disclosed is a method for updating a flow table for a switch in software defined networking (sdn). The method for updating a flow table of at least one network device by a controller in a software defined network comprises the steps of: transmitting, to at least one network device, a flow table modification message including information on a scheduled time specifying a time at which updating of the flow table is performed; and receiving, from at least one network device, a result message showing an update result on the flow table performed by at least one network device according to the flow table modification message.
Kt Corporation


Technologies for concurrency of cuckoo hashing flow lookup


Technologies for supporting concurrency of a flow lookup table at a network device. The flow lookup table includes a plurality of candidate buckets that each includes one or more entries.

Method and fast reroute, control plane and forwarding plane synchronization


Exemplary methods include generating a first fast reroute (frr) next hop (nh) comprising of a first primary next hop (pnh), a first secondary next hop (snh), and a first attribute, wherein the first pnh and first snh include forwarding information that causes traffic to be forwarded towards a second and third network device, respectively. The methods include sending a first request to a forwarding plane to generate a second frr nh comprising of a second pnh, a second snh, and a second attribute.
Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)


Method and system for initializing the border gateway protocol on network devices


A method for initializing the border gateway protocol (bgp) on network devices. The method includes initializing, by a first network device, a bpg session with a second network device.
Arista Networks, Inc.


Network management layer - configuration management


Novel tools and techniques are provided for implementing network management layer configuration management. In some embodiments, a system might determine one or more network devices in a network for implementing a service arising from a service request that originates from a client device over the network.
Centurylink Intellectual Property Llc


Configuring network devices


Systems and methods for configuring network devices are provided. Aspects of the disclosure relate to configuration parameters and methods for using configuration parameters to provide enhanced services to users in a network.
Comcast Cable Communications, Llc


Identifying and resolving network device rule conflicts and recursive operations at a network device


Techniques for identifying and resolving network device rules conflicts and recursive operations are provided. In some embodiments, a method may include receiving an existing rule corresponding to the operation of a network device.
Belkin International, Inc.


Zero touch provisioning


According to one embodiment, a method comprises automatically uploading device information from a first network device in a first operating state to a second network device in response to an event, such as an initial power up. The second network device is part of the cloud, and thus, providing cloud-based services.
Aruba Networks, Inc.


Method and changing configurations


Embodiments of the present invention provide a method for changing configurations at a client device is presented. The configuration changing method comprises: a) sending a heartbeat request message to a network device over a network, wherein the heartbeat request message carries a current first configuration change code of a client device; b) receiving from the network device a heartbeat response message in accordance with the first configuration change code, wherein the heartbeat response message carries a current second configuration change code of the network device; c) sending, in accordance with the first configuration change code and the second configuration change code, a request message to the network device for synchronizing configurations; d) obtaining configuration synchronization information sent from the network, synchronizing configurations of associated services according to the configuration synchronization information, and updating the first configuration change code in accordance with the results of the configuration synchronization..
Alibaba Group Holding Limited


Intent based network configuration


An embodiment device includes a network interface, a non-transitory computer readable medium having executable instructions thereon, and a processor coupled to the network interface and the computer readable medium. The executable instructions cause the processor to receive an intent representing requirements for data traffic on a network having a plurality of endpoints, with the intent specifying one or more traffic parameters identifying one or more of the endpoints, and and at least one first service.
Futurewei Technologies, Inc.


Apparatus for optimising a configuration of a communications network device


Apparatus (110) for configuring network equipment or devices (101a-101n) during runtime is particularly applicable to network equipment based on qoriq (trade mark) communication platforms for dpaa (data path acceleration architecture) optimization purposes and provides a way maintaining an optimal configuration which can change over time acccording to real traffic conditions. The invention may be implemented with any kind of adaptation algorithm for targeting different dpaa features.
Freescale Semiconductor, Inc.




Network Device topics:
  • Network Device
  • Ip Address
  • Communications
  • Heterogeneous Network
  • Heterogeneous
  • Executable
  • Access Control
  • Media Access Control
  • Flow Network
  • Telecommunications
  • Network Communication
  • Load Balancing
  • Telecommunication
  • Computer Program
  • Ip Multimedia Subsystem


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