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Communication system, control device, policy management device,
communication method, and program
A communication system includes a control device; a forwarding node that processes, in accordance with a processing rule set by control device, a packet...
Alternate tree flow control for STP
A network device activates an alternative path flow control for spanning tree protocol. The network device includes a receiver that receives first network...
Service chaining in a cloud environment using Software Defined Networking
A system and method for steering traffic through a set of services is provided. A service path or service chain is assigned to a received packet based on a...
Multi-publisher routing protocol for named data networks
A multi-publisher routing system facilitates forwarding an Interest to multiple publishers associated with a namespace. During operation, network devices across...
Method, apparatus, and system for supporting flexible lookup keys in
A method is described in a network element for supporting flexible lookup keys in a software-defined network. The method includes receiving a packet to be...
System and methods for communicating in a telecommunication network via
independent key routing and proxies
A combination of an independent key routing (IKR) method and a data proxy architecture (DPA) method may be used to route communication messages in a...
Virtual machine network controller
Embodiments relate to virtual networks. An aspect includes a method for controlling a virtual network including analyzing header content of packet traffic,...
Sub-1GHz MAC frame header compression
Methods and systems are disclosed specifying the arrangement and content of the fields in data and management frames, which allow for greater payload efficiency...
Apparatus, method, and system for a destination cached routing protocol
for mobile ad hoc networks
An apparatus, system and method are disclosed for a destination cached routing protocol for data transmission among a plurality of nodes in a mobile ad hoc...
Router and switch architecture
A packet switching system for a packet transfer network, the system having an architecture including a plurality of line cards, each including an ingress path...
Managing a configurable routing scheme for virtual appliances
A computing device determines a routing scheme that identifies a plurality of virtual appliances to route data packets through and an order in which to perform...
Method and device for label automatic allocation in ring network
Embodiments of the present invention provide a method and device for label automatic allocation in ring network protection. The method includes: after physical...
Apparatus, system, and method for reconfiguring point-to-multipoint
An apparatus may include a processor and a control plane that directs the processor to (1) detect that at least a portion of an initial branch path of a...
Technique for operating a network node
A technique of operating a network node of a multicast communication network comprising a plurality of network nodes which are interconnected with each other by...
Link aggregation based on port and protocol combination
A network switch suitable for receiving packets of information from and the packets of information to a communications network includes a plurality of physical...
Source routing convergence in constrained computer networks
In one embodiment, a source routing device (e.g., root device) pre-computes diverse source-routed paths to one or more nodes in a computer network. Upon...
Enhanced call control for directing a content path over multiple
Aspects for enhancing call control for directing a content path over multiple connections may include a method which includes establishing a first connection to...
Logical inter-cloud dispatcher
Embodiments of the present invention provide a method and system for establishing a network communication path between a source node and a destination node. A...
Group communication system arrangement
A group communication system arrangement is provided. The group communication system arrangement includes a configuration of nodes, which are uniquely...
Determining WCMP link capacities in multi-stage networks
Exemplary embodiments determine respective capacities of network links in a multi-stage network. Specifically, the capacities of the upstream links for a given...
Virtual connection route selection apparatus and techniques
Virtual connection route selection apparatus and techniques are disclosed. At a communication traffic routing apparatus, metric information associated with...
System and method for provisioning and managing network access and
Systems and methods for providing distributed network solutions to end user customers by acting as a neutral demarcation point between the last mile and the...
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...
Reduce size of IPV6 routing tables by using a bypass tunnel
There are provided a system, a method and a computer program product for routing a data packet. A first router includes a routing table having address routes...
Remotely controlling devices and processing asynchronous events for
In one embodiment, a script executes code on a testing device to automatically control a control device. A media player on the control device interacts with a...
Scalable testing in a production system with autoshutdown
A network-based production service is configured to process client requests for the production service via a network, capture production request data defining...
Automated audience recognition for targeted mixed-group content
Non-intrusive user identification to provide personalized media content is provided. Using one or more sensors, a user or a combination of users may be...
Prediction-based provisioning planning for cloud environments
Various embodiments predict performance of a system including a plurality of server tiers. In one embodiment, a first set of performance information is...
Monitoring similar data in stream computing
A method, system, and computer program product for monitoring similar data in stream computing are disclosed. The method may include, monitoring at least one...
Large-scale passive network monitoring using multiple tiers of ordinary
Passive monitoring of a large-scale network using multiple tiers of ordinary network switches, as opposed to purpose-built network monitoring hardware, is...
Dynamically determining packet sampling rates
For dynamically determining packet sampling rates, a method including setting a packet sampling rate for one or more switch ports, collecting for an interval of...
Policy driven auto-transitioning framework for governed objects in service
A method for automated policy-driven transitioning of governed objects in a service registry is provided. The method includes receiving a request in a service...
Management console for network security investigations
Techniques and mechanisms are disclosed that enable network security analysts and other users to efficiently conduct network security investigations and to...
Graphical user interface for displaying information related to a virtual
A graphical user interface for displaying information related to a virtual machine network is disclosed. In an embodiment, a non-transitory computer-readable...
Indicating status using a standalone icon
A stand-alone icon (i.e., an icon that is not part of an application interface) is provided to facilitate communications across a network between users of at...
Geographic management system for determining and displaying network data
and geospatial data
A geographic management system (GMS) comprises a web server, a database server, and a map server. A user browser connected to the GMS transmits a search...
Programmatically simulating system conditions
Systems and methods are provided for programmatically simulating one or more system conditions for a network resource using one or more services. In one...
Interconnecting computers in a datacenter
Systems and methods of configuring a datacenter network are provided. A datacenter network can have a first stage of switches and a second stage of switches. A...
Selective computation using analytic functions
A system, and computer usable program product for selective computation using analytic functions are provided in the illustrative embodiments. An object graph...
Methods and systems for reducing burst usage of a networked computer
Methods and systems for reducing burst usage of a networked computer system are described herein. In an embodiment, resource requesters can request, within a...
System and method for partitioning a network
A method and computer program product for defining a first subnet for a first end portion of a physical network. The first subnet includes: a first NIC IP...
System and method for analyzing and reporting gateway configurations and
A method for analyzing and reporting gateway configurations and rules includes receiving configuration data from gateway devices providing access to an...
Mobile communications network, infrastructure equipment and method
A mobile communications network configured to establish communications bearers communicating data packets to/from mobile communications terminals via a radio...
Systems, methods, and computer-readable media for bridging communications are provided. Interfaces between multiple high speed gateways exist but are only...
Faulty core recovery mechanisms for a three-dimensional network on a
Embodiments of the invention relate to faulty recovery mechanisms for a three-dimensional (3-D) network on a processor array. One embodiment comprises a...
Mechanism to monitor quality of service
A processing device includes a processor to generate a plurality of events, an interface circuit coupled to the processor comprising one or more multiplexers to...
Social vicinity service for social networks
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for receiving an identifier associated with a user of a...
Lightweight browser monitoring and viewing
Troubleshooting, training, and other services that can be provided remotely to a user of an application, Web page, or similar component can take advantage of a...
Distributed application of enterprise policies to Web Real-Time
Communications (WebRTC) interactive sessions,...
Distributed application of enterprise policies to WebRTC interactive sessions, and related methods, systems, and computer-readable media are disclosed. In this...
Maximizing throughput of streaming media by simultaneously connecting to
streaming media server over multiple...
A method, system and computer program product for maximizing throughout of streaming media. The client device simultaneously establishes multiple independent...