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High performance, distributed, shared, data grid for distributed Java
virtual machine runtime artifacts
A server and/or a client stores a metadata hash map that includes one or more entries associated with keys for data records stored in a cache on a server,...
System and method for instantaneously deploying packetized alert data
One or more embodiments of the invention are directed to a system and method for instantaneously deploying packetized alert data in a one to many configuration...
Anonymous cross-device linking using temporal identifiers
Methods, systems, and apparatus include computer programs encoded on a computer-readable storage medium, including a method for providing content. Login...
Systems and methods for indicating a user state in a social network
Methods and Systems for determining a user state for a member of a social network are described. According to one embodiment, a method comprising receiving in a...
Generic activation and registration framework for wireless devices
A system and a method are provided for managing network activation with a carrier and registration with a service provider. In one example, the method...
Locality based content distribution
A system and method for content distribution are provided. A content provider generates a network topology having one or more subnetworks made up of content...
Gathering information about connections in a social networking service
To enhance information about connections in a social networking service, embodiments of the invention enable users to reference nodes while posting content to a...
Method and apparatus for setting a language of a remote device
A method, non-transitory computer readable medium, and apparatus for setting a language of a remote device are disclosed. For example, the method determines...
Distributed network firewall and flow-based forwarding system
A method performed by a network appliance having a plurality of application processing units, includes: receiving a first packet at the network appliance;...
Memory to memory communication and storage for hybrid systems
The present invention relates to memory to memory communication and storage for hybrid systems. Under the present invention, a data stream is received on a...
Method and system for maintaining contact information
The present disclosure relates to communication technologies, and particularly, to a method, apparatus and system for maintaining contact information. The...
Maintaining distribution-network-wide time synchronization in smart grid
In one embodiment, an alternating circuit (AC) power connected node in a shared-media communication network (with knowledge of a current time) determines a time...
Data stage-in for network nodes
A method is described of downloading a data item from a source to each node of a plurality of nodes of a data center, wherein the data item is split in a...
Methods and apparatus for synchronizing notifications for service events
The communications method for synchronization of service event related communications at an event management platform, may include receiving a notification...
Methods, devices and systems for initiating, forming and joining
memberships in distributed computing systems
A computer-implemented method of deploying a membership of nodes in a distributed computing system may comprise selecting nodes to be part of a membership of...
Mechanisms for transparently converting client-server software agents to
peer-to-peer software agents
A method of converting client-server software agents to peer-to-peer software agents coupling a client to an adaptor software module is provided. The method...
Load sharing method and apparatus
Provided is a load sharing method, including that public network addresses are configured in a form of address pools; after traffic transmitted by user devices...
Connection rate limiting for server load balancing and transparent cache
Each service in a computer network may have a connection rate limit. The number of new connections per time period may be limited by using a series of rules. In...
Methods and apparatus for identifying browser use on a mobile device
The present invention relates to methods and apparatus for in obtrusively determining previous actions and information associated with a user and generating web...
Computer system and remote control method thereof
A computer system and a remote control method thereof are provided. The method is adapted for the computer system having a network and a processor. In the...
Versatile application configuration for deployable computing environments
Within a computing environment, an application may run in a variety of contexts, e.g., as a natively executable application, as a client-side interpretable...
Method and arrangement for providing documents
A method and arrangement for handling document requests in a communication services network. When a first document server (200) receives (2:1) a request for a...
Master device, integrated service management system, and integrated
service management method
A device information acquisition unit acquires device information from a peripheral device via an ad hoc network. An integrated service determination unit...
Methods, secure element, server, computer programs and computer program
products for improved application...
It presented a method, performed in a secure element, the secure element being arranged to enable user applications of the secure element to verify authenticity...
Method of file sharing
A method of file sharing based on a file server is intended to share specific data and enable data constraints for automatic deletion of specific shared data...
Local agent for remote file access system
Systems and methods for remote file access are disclosed. According to an embodiment, a local agent polls a server for a task request at a polling interval...
Node having functionality that is inoperable unless the node is registered
to a user account at a remote site
Systems and methods for providing registration at a remote site that may include, for example, a monitoring module that may communicate with a remote site. A...
Methods and apparatus to distinguish between parent and child webpage
accesses and/or browser tabs in focus
Methods and apparatus to distinguish between parent and child webpage accesses and/or browser tabs in focus are disclosed. An example implementation includes...
Method and apparatus for routing XCAP requests
The present invention relates to methods and apparatuses for finding out which XDM server a specific user is allocated to in a network with several XDM servers....
Captive portal redirection using display layout information
According to one embodiment of the invention, a method for controlling access to a network by a network device comprises returning a message prompting...
Methods, systems, and computer readable media for load balancing stream
control transmission protocol (SCTP)...
According to one aspect, the subject matter described herein includes a method for load balancing SCTP messages. The method includes receiving an SCTP message...
Remotely sited execution of a software application within a network
A method of controlling an execution of a software application. The method includes, within a control device designed for driving at least one multimedia...
Media manifest file generation for adaptive streaming cost management
Methods and systems for adaptive streaming cost management are described. A processing device can receive a request over a network from a media player executing...
Media streaming with adaptation
A method and apparatus for receiving a media stream provided in a plurality of different, alternative encoded representations. Each representation comprises a...
Media compression for tunneled real-time communications
A system performs compression of real-time communications ("RTC"). The system establishes a tunnel with a user equipment ("UE") by a tunneling server, and...
Key frame detection and synchronization
Mechanisms are provided for allowing a streaming server to efficiently provide frames associated with a media stream to a client device. A streaming server...
Dynamic chunk manipulation for streaming mixed live and on-demand media:
dynamic permutation layer
Timestamps for streams of media that transition from one media source to another (such as from live content to on-demand content, and vice versa) can be...
Rate-adapted delivery of virtual desktop image elements by an edge server
in a computer network environment
An edge server communicates with a client in a local network. The client displays a remote desktop image representative of a virtual desk image generated by a...
Automatic initiation of a collaborative session
A method includes a conference facilitation server to determine whether a conference initiator has defined a set of conference parameters, storing the set of...
System and method for automatically suggesting or inviting a party to join
a multimedia communications session
The present disclosure includes a system and method for automatically suggesting or inviting a party to join a multimedia communications session. In some...
System and method for facilitating user interaction with a virtual space
through a graphical chat interface
A system and method for facilitating user interactions with a virtual space through a graphical chat interface is disclosed. One or more potential inputs to the...
Providing user metrics for an unknown dimension to an external system
A social networking system may provide user metrics for unknown dimensions to an external system using received hash codes from user devices performing actions...
System and method for providing a circuit switched domain number
A method is provided for identifying a device during an emergency for callback. The method includes storing an address of a user agent (UA) during initiation of...
Hazard detection unit facilitating convenient setup of plural instances
thereof in the smart home
include using an application on a mobile device to establish first wireless communications with a first hazard detector that was previously paired with the user...
Method, apparatus, and system for establishing voice communication
Methods, apparatus and systems for establishing voice communication are provided herein. An exemplary method can be implemented by an electronic device. A...
Remote procedure call with call-by-reference semantics using remote direct
Embodiments relate to providing remote procedure calls (RPC) with call-by-reference semantics using remote direct memory access (RDMA). An aspect includes...
Method and apparatus for redundant signaling links
According to at least one embodiment of the invention, a protocol for managing redundant signaling links to form a reliable signaling connection is provided....
Methods, systems, and computer readable media for providing user
receptivity driven policy in a communications...
Methods, systems, and computer readable media for providing user receptivity driven policy in a communications network are disclosed. The method includes...
Methods and apparatus to measure exposure to streaming media
Methods and apparatus to measure exposure to streaming media are disclosed. An example method includes detecting an ID3 tag associated with streaming media...
System and methods for automatic designation of encryption policies for
Disclosed are system, methods, and computer program product for designation of encryption policies for user devices. An example method includes determining one...