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 Method, apparatus, and system for implementing virtualized network management patent thumbnailMethod, apparatus, and system for implementing virtualized network management
A method, an apparatus, and a system for implementing virtualized network management are provided, where the method includes: setting, by a network function virtualization orchestrator or an operation support system, configuration information of virtualized network management, where the configuration information includes at least one or a combination of the following configuration information: configuration information of a network management function, configuration information of a topology relationship between a network management function and another virtualized network entity, configuration information of a network management related interface, configuration information of a life cycle, configuration information of a network management performance requirement, or configuration information of a deployment policy; and instructing, by the network function virtualization orchestrator or the operation support system, a network management virtualization manager to complete, according to the configuration information, network management function virtualization. According to this technical solution, low-cost and fast network management deployment can be implemented..
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.


 Multi-homed access patent thumbnailMulti-homed access
A network virtualization authority (nva) device generates a virtual network virtualization edge (nve) device for members of a link aggregation group and assigns an internet protocol (ip) address to the virtual nve.. .
Hangzhou H3c Technologies Co., Ltd.


 Input/output signal bridging and virtualization in a multi-node network patent thumbnailInput/output signal bridging and virtualization in a multi-node network
In an aspect, an integrated circuit obtains a set of general purpose input/output (gpio) signals for one or more peripheral devices, obtains a first virtual gpio packet that includes the set of gpio signals independent of a central processing unit, and transmits the first virtual gpio packet to the one or more peripheral devices over an i3c bus independent of the central processing unit. The integrated circuit may further obtain a set of configuration signals for configuring one or more gpio pins of the one or more peripheral devices, obtain a second virtual gpio packet that includes the set of configuration signals independent of the central processing unit, and transmit the second virtual gpio packet to the one or more peripheral devices over the i3c bus independent of the central processing unit..
Qualcomm Incorporated


 Systems and methods for offloading link aggregation to a host bus adapter (hba) in single root i/o virtualization (sriov) mode patent thumbnailSystems and methods for offloading link aggregation to a host bus adapter (hba) in single root i/o virtualization (sriov) mode
A new approach is proposed to offload of link aggregation from a host to a hba in sriov mode. The hba first creates one or more link aggregation offload engines each having one or more physical ports and to establish a first link between a vm running on the host and one of the link aggregation offload engines for network data transmission with the vm.
Cavium, Inc.


 Hybrid backup and recovery management system for database versioning and virtualization with data transformation patent thumbnailHybrid backup and recovery management system for database versioning and virtualization with data transformation
A hybrid backup and recovery management system for database versioning and virtualization with data transformation is disclosed. The hybrid backup and recovery management system includes at least one original storage device, at least one target storage device, a database managing sub-system, and a conversion module.
Prophetstor Data Services, Inc.


 Installing software where operating system prerequisities are unmet patent thumbnailInstalling software where operating system prerequisities are unmet
A method for installing a computer program is provided, which includes: determining at a beginning of an installation procedure of the computer program whether an operating system being executed on the computer systems supports a prerequisite component for installing and executing the computer program by using operating system support information corresponding to the computer program. Based on determining that the prerequisite component is not supported by the operating system, performing: setting up a container comprising the prerequisite component using operating system level virtualization, installing the computer program in the container, and providing information on how to access the computer program being executed on the container..
International Business Machines Corporation


 Method and  virtual channel station information based wireless radio access network virtualization patent thumbnailMethod and virtual channel station information based wireless radio access network virtualization
Disclosed within is a communication architecture for medium access control (mac) layer virtualization, where the architecture is made up of: a mac layer, a plurality of physical resource blocks (rbs) associated with the mac layer, a plurality of virtual medium access control (vmac) layers (each vmac layer corresponding to a separate service group, where each service group programs its own scheduling logic in each vmac instance), a plurality of virtual resource blocks (vrbs) associated with each vmac layer (the vrbs filled with data packets according to the scheduling logic in each vmac instance), where the mac layer virtualizes the rbs as vrbs and assigns them to each vmac layer.. .
Argela-usa, Inc.


 Visualization for network virtualization platform patent thumbnailVisualization for network virtualization platform
Concepts and technologies disclosed herein are directed to visualizations for network virtualization platforms (“nvps”). According to one aspect disclosed herein, a computer system executing a visualization component can obtain data associated with a nvp.
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.


 System and  radio access virtualization patent thumbnailSystem and radio access virtualization
A method embodiment includes defining, by a network controller, one or more operation modes for a radio node in a network. The one or more operation modes includes a hyper transceiver mode, where the hyper transceiver mode configures a virtual transmission point to cooperatively communicate with a virtual reception point in accordance with neighborhood relations of a target radio node.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.


 Driving device for display panel, and display panel patent thumbnailDriving device for display panel, and display panel
A driving device for a display panel and a display panel relate to the technical field of display. virtualization algorithm and backlight adjustment algorithm are integrated in the driving integrated unit (12), so that a single processing system can realize both a virtual display function and a backlight adjustment function.
Beijing Boe Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.


Systems and methods involving features of hardware virtualization, hypervisor, pages of interest, and/or other features

Systems, methods, computer readable media and articles of manufacture consistent with innovations herein are directed to computer virtualization, computer security and/or memory access. According to some illustrative implementations, innovations herein may utilize and/or involve a separation kernel hypervisor which may include the use of a guest operating system virtual machine protection domain, a virtualization assistance layer, and/or a detection mechanism (which may be proximate in temporal and/or spatial locality to malicious code, but isolated from it), inter alia, for detection and/or notification of, and action by a monitoring guest upon access by a monitored guest to predetermined physical memory locations..
Lynx Software Technologies, Inc.

Universal vnfm and managing vnf

A universal virtual network function manager (vnfm) in accordance with an embodiment of the present invention includes: an orchestrator-linked interface block configured to receive a command for a virtual network function (vnf) management from a network function virtualization orchestrator (nfvo) and to analyze the command; and a vnf management block configured to manage a plurality of vnfs, each produced by a different vendor, according to the command.. .
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

System for consolidating heterogeneous data centers through virtualization of services

A system for resource provisioning for content delivery of multiple services is disclosed. The system may be configured to offer multiple services, wherein at least one first offered service is delivery of prerecorded content and at least one second offered service is content delivered according to a deadline.
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

Contactless communication interface systems and methods

Embodiments discussed herein refer to systems, methods, and circuits for managing and establishing contactless communications lanes between two contactlessly coupled systems. A contactless communication lane can be formed for each coupled pair of contactless communication units existing in the two systems.
Keyssa Systems, Inc.

System and tunnel stitching transport

A first network element (ne) implemented as a network virtualization edge (nve) includes a receiver configured to receive a packet comprising a destination address, a processor coupled to the receiver and configured to obtain a tunnel identifier of an overlay tunnel that communicatively couples a second ne to a third ne on an overlay path toward the destination address, add the tunnel identifier to an encapsulation header of the packet, and add an address of the second ne to an outer header of the packet, and a transmitter coupled to the processor and configured to transmit the packet to the second ne, wherein the packet is forwarded from the second ne to the third ne via the overlay tunnel identified by the tunnel identifier.. .
Futurewei Technologies, Inc.

System and network function virtualization resource management

Systems and methods for network function virtualization (nfv) resource management are disclosed that include receiving, by a network functions virtualization orchestrator (nfvo), a reuse requirement for a first network service (ns) and determining, by the nfvo, that at least one constituent virtual network function (vnf) instance in the first ns is retainable for reuse in a second ns according to the reuse requirement when the first ns is to be terminated. In some embodiments, these systems and methods also include retaining, by the nfvo, the at least one constituent vnf instance in the first ns for reuse in the second ns..
Futurewei Technologies, Inc.

Virtualization of networking services

A method of configuring a virtual network comprises: running a user-interactive business requirements wizard from a server, the wizard collecting business requirements from a user; translating the business requirements into technical requirements for a network configuration using the server; selecting a network configuration from a network configuration database using the server, the selecting utilizing the technical requirements; testing the network configuration using a processor; monitoring the testing and generating new facts regarding performance of the network configuration, using the processor; feeding back the new facts to the server for use by the server in the selecting; and repeating the selecting, testing, monitoring and generating, and feeding back, until the server determines a criterion for network stability has been reached. The method may include automatically discovering local network characteristics using a networking device, prior to the selecting, sending the characteristics to the server for use by the server in the selecting..
Aerohive Networks, Inc.

Method and sve redundancy

Systems and methods for providing service virtualization endpoint (sve) redundancy in a two-node, active-standby form. An active-standby pair of sves register with a cloud-centric-network control point (ccn-cp) as a single service node (sn) using a virtual ip address for both a control-plane and a data-plane.
Cisco Technology, Inc.

Network functions virtualization network system and data processing method, and apparatus

Embodiments of the present invention provide a network functions virtualization network system, method, and an apparatus. An nso node is connected to a first network node by using an operation support-network service orchestration interface, the nso node is connected to an ro node by using a network service orchestration-resource management orchestration interface, and the nso node is connected to a catalog; the ro node is connected to a first network node by using an operation support-resource management orchestration interface, the ro node is connected to a vnfm node, the ro node is connected to a vim node, and the ro node is separately connected to the catalog, a network functions virtualization instance, and a network functions virtualization infrastructure resource.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Content or file based application virtualization

Embodiments provide for application-specific provisioning of files or registry keys. As applications are installed or launched, data is recorded by an application virtualization engine, and an index is created linking the recorded data to both the application and the underlying files or registry keys.
Vmware, Inc.

Input/output filter configuration of linked storage

Exemplary methods, apparatuses, and systems include a first input/output (i/o) filter receiving, from a first filter module within a virtualization stack of a host computer, an input/output (i/o) request originated by a virtual machine and directed to a first virtual disk. The first i/o filter determines to redirect the i/o request to a second virtual disk and, in response, forwards the i/o request to a second i/o filter associated with the second virtual disk.
Vmware, Inc.

Systems and methods for establishing a control channel between a virtualization server and a client device

Systems and methods for establishing a control channel between a virtualization server and a client device are provided. A virtual desktop session is established between the virtualization server and the client, and the virtualization server executes a virtual desktop instance.
Five9, Inc.

Information processing apparatus, communication method, network control apparatus, network control method, communication system, and program

When the functions of dedicated appliances are executed by using virtualization technology, the dynamic activation, deactivation, and the like of a virtual machine makes it difficult to continuously manage communication status. An information processing apparatus according to the present invention includes: a first means capable of providing a network function that executes communication processing; a second means capable of forwarding a received packet to a network function associated with a communication path group to which the received packet belongs, among a plurality of network functions; and a third means capable of connecting a shared database with each of the plurality of virtual network functions, wherein the shared database stores communication status related to the communication path corresponding to each of the plurality of virtual network functions, wherein the communication status is associated with the communication path group..
Nec Corporation

Information processing apparatus, communication method, network control apparatus, network control method, and program

When the functions of dedicated appliances are executed by using virtualization technology, the dynamic activation, deactivation, and the like of a virtual machine makes it difficult to continuously manage communication status. An information processing apparatus according to the present invention includes: a first means capable of providing a network function that executes communication processing; a second means capable of forwarding a received packet to a network function associated with a communication path to which the received packet belongs, among a plurality of network functions; and a third means capable of connecting a shared database with each of the plurality of virtual network functions, wherein the shared database stores communication status related to the communication path corresponding to each of the plurality of virtual network functions..
Nec Corporation

Distribution of segment identifiers in network functions virtualization and software defined network environments

A method and system are disclosed for distributing (advertising) segment identifiers in network functions virtualization and/or software defined networking environments. An exemplary method includes receiving a route advertisement that includes a prefix with a forwarding address for a first network element and receiving a segment identifier (sid) advertisement that includes a prefix sid for the prefix.
Cisco Technology, Inc.

Virtualization event processing in a layered virtualization architecture

Embodiments of apparatuses and methods for processing virtualization events in a layered virtualization architecture are disclosed. In one embodiment, an apparatus includes a hardware processor including event circuit to recognize a virtualization event, and evaluation circuit to determine whether to transfer control of the apparatus from a child guest to a parent guest in response to the virtualization event, wherein the child guest and the parent guest each include a bit per virtualization event to indicate whether the parent guest is to gain control when the virtualization event occurs..
Intel Corporation

Managing virtual machine instances utilizing a virtual offload device

Generally described, the present application relates to systems and methods for the managing virtual machines instances using a physical computing device and an offload device. The offload device can be a separate computing device that includes computing resources (e.g., processor and memory) separate from the computing resources of the physical computing device.
Amazon Technologies, Inc.

Information processing apparatus, communication method, network control apparatus, network control method, communication system, and program

When the functions of dedicated appliances are executed by using virtualization technology, the dynamic activation, deactivation, and the like of a virtual machine makes it difficult to continuously manage communication status. An information processing apparatus according to the present invention includes: a first means capable of executing a virtual network function, which provides, on a virtual machine, a function related to communication processing; and a second means capable of connecting a shared database, which stores communication status related to the communication processing executed by each of a plurality of the virtual network functions, with each of the plurality of the virtual network functions..
Nec Corporation

Virtualization of the evolved packet core to create a local epc

Systems and methods are disclosed for a local evolved packet core (epc) that interoperates with an enodeb and a remote epc. In one embodiment, a method for establishing an ad hoc local network may be disclosed, comprising: monitoring an availability of a connection to a remote core network; creating a first data connection between a first mobile device and a local core network module, thereby permitting a first mobile device to attach to a local network base station without connectivity to the remote core network; identifying, at a local core network module, reconnection to the remote core network; sending, from the local core network module to the remote core network, a service request message based on a prior message received from the first mobile device at the local core network module; creating a second data connection between the local network base station and the remote core network; and forwarding downlink data, received from the remote core network via at the second data connection, to the first mobile device via the first data connection..
Parallel Wireless, Inc.

System and network conscious edge to cloud sensing, analytics, actuation and virtualization

The invention is method and apparatus for network conscious edge-to-cloud data aggregation, connectivity, analytics and actuation operate for the detection and actuation of events based on sensed data, with the assistance of edge computing software-defined fog engine with interconnect with other network elements via programmable internet exchange points to ensure end-to-end virtualization with cloud data centers and hence, resource reservations for guaranteed quality of service in event detection.. .

System and resource management

Systems and methods are disclosed for resource management by a network functions virtualization orchestrator (nfvo). These systems and methods include embodiments whereby a nfvo obtains requirements for a network service lifecycle management (lcm) operation, determines a delegating granting decision for a virtualized network function (vnf) manager (vnfm) associated with the network service lcm operation in accordance with the requirements for the network service lcm operation that grants a permission for the vnfm to perform multiple vnf lcm operations under one or more constraints, and sends the delegating granting decision to the vnfm..
Futurewei Technologies, Inc.

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 of using cloud infrastructure and virtualization for bandwidth-efficient remote video streaming of software application operation by executing computer-executable instructions stored on a non-transitory computer-readable medium

A method of using a proxy network to normalize online connections uses a global proxy network (gpn) to manage connections between a plurality of local proxy clients and a destination server. First, an optimization process is executed for the overall network connection between each local proxy client and the destination server.
Aaa Internet Publishing Inc.

Method and verification of network service in network function virtualization environment

Disclosed herein are a method and apparatus for verification of a network service in a network function virtualization (nfv) environment. The method includes performing verification of at least one of a function, operation, and performance related to a network service, and transmitting results of the verification to an entity related to the network service.
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

Pool level garbage collection and wear leveling of solid state devices

The operation of a pool of solid state drives is orchestrated to manage garbage collection and wear leveling. Each individual solid state drive is operated in either an active mode in which i/o commands are processed or in a maintenance mode in which garbage collection is performed and no i/o commands are processed.
Ocz Storage Solutions, Inc.

End user remote enterprise application software testing

A system and method for remote testing of enterprise software applications (esa) allows one or more testers to remotely access an esa and remotely test the esa. In at least one embodiment, the esa resides in a testing platform that includes one more computers that are provisioned for testing.
Devfactory Fz Llc

Numerical control system based on virtual host computer

The invention discloses a numerical control (nc) system based on a virtual host computer, the nc system comprising the virtual host computer arranged on a remote server, a local lower computer and a human-machine interactive device for human-machine interaction. The human-machine interactive device is used for providing a human-machine interactive input/output interface.
Huazhong University Of Science And Technology

Method of using cloud infrastructure and virtualization for bandwidth-efficient remote video streaming of software application operation by executing computer-executable instructions stored on a non-transitory computer-readable medium

A method of using cloud infrastructure and virtualization for bandwidth-efficient remote video streaming of software application operation allows end users to stream their interaction with a software application on their computer, video gaming software applications in particular, to viewers while requiring minimal bandwidth to do so. User input and relevant application data is sent from the client computer to a remote server, which uses a thin client to mirror the software and produce a rendered video from the received data.
Aaa Internet Publishing Inc.

Virtualizing device management services on a multi-session platform

Methods, systems, computer-readable media, and apparatuses may provide virtualization of device management services (e.g., device drivers) dedicated managing a particular device and designed under for or under the assumption the particular device and the device management service will be utilized in a single session/user environment, so that virtual instances of the device management services may be used in a multi-session environment. Further, a redirection and/or virtualization layer may be created for each session in the multi-session environment to perform global database redirection, object name translation, and file system translation to ensure session boundaries are maintained and global/shared resources are not inappropriately altered by a session.
Citrix Systems, Inc.

Network function virtualization management system

A system includes service management circuitry to dynamically deploy a plurality of service agents in response to dynamic assembly of a corresponding chain of services that each provide different service functionality. The different service functionality can be provided to an operational network device by different respective network devices over a network.
Broadcom Corporation

Computer security systems and methods using asynchronous introspection exceptions

Described systems and methods enable an efficient analysis of security-relevant events, especially in hardware virtualization platforms. In some embodiments, a notification handler detects the occurrence of an event within a virtual machine, and communicates the respective event to security software.
Bitdefender Ipr Management Ltd.

System and remote fax interconnect technology

The present invention provides systems and methods for the virtualization, aggregation, and distributed processing of facsimile communications. The remote fax interconnect known as etherfax® is a system and method that allows for the reception and delivery of information based on cloud computing infrastructure to or from one or more facsimile systems using internet/web based communication protocols such as http(s) as the transport between a facsimile capable application or hardware and the remotely accessible etherfax® services..
Etherfax, Llc

Data analytics and management of computing infrastructures

Methods, systems, and techniques for analyzing and managing time series workload data are provided. Example embodiments provide a data management and analysis platform that enables end users to modernize their system configurations to incorporate external services techniques, such as cloud technologies, and to utilize virtualization technologies to host some of their functions in a manner that improves the overall performance of their configurations.
Metriv, Inc.

Virtualization mapping

Systems and methods for the management of virtual machine instances are provided. The hosted virtual machine networks are configured in a manner such that communications within the hosted virtual machine network are facilitated through a communication protocol.
Amazon Technologies, Inc.

Method and system for providing integrated virtualized database management and software defined network topology

A communication network providing database functionality and associated method are provided. The network implements software defined networking and network function virtualization.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Storage device and storage virtualization system

The storage device and storage virtualization system include a non-volatile memory device, and a memory controller configured to generate at least one virtual device corresponding to a physical storage area of the non-volatile memory device, and convert a virtual address for the virtual device into a physical address in response to an access request.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Methods, systems, and computer readable storage devices for handling virtualization of a physical telephone number mapping service

virtualization of a physical telephone number mapping service is provided. An amount of memory needed for handling requests from users of a physical telephone number mapping service provided by a communication network is determined.
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.



Virtualization topics:
  • Virtualization
  • Remote Desktop
  • User Interface
  • Computing Device
  • Ergonomics
  • Virtual Machine
  • Graphical User Interface
  • Cloud Computing
  • Distributed
  • Communications
  • Virtualization Software
  • Provisioning
  • Operating System
  • Utility Computing
  • Virtual Server


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