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Virtual output queue linked list management scheme for switch fabric
Implementations of the present disclosure involve an apparatus, device, component, and/or method for a virtual output queue linked list management scheme for a...
Sharing bandwidth between plurality of guaranteed bandwidth zones and a
remaining non-guaranteed bandwidth zone
A bandwidth management system includes a plurality of queues respectively corresponding to a plurality of zones. An enqueuing module receives network traffic...
Systems and methods for allocating online resources
Various embodiments are described herein for methods and systems for managing online resource allocation between a plurality of virtual computers. A plurality...
Virtual computing services deployment network
A virtual computing services deployment network provides a consistent user experience from a variety of locations via a connection fabric for accessing a...
System, apparatus, and methods for server and computer interaction via web
A computer and a server may communicate via a web cookies such as local shared objects. The computer may detect the presence of one local shared object and...
Extending processing capacity of server
Embodiments of the present invention relate to a method and apparatus for extending processing capacity of a server side. In one embodiment, there is provided a...
Delay budget based forwarding in communication networks
In one embodiment, certain nodes in a computer network maintain a plurality of routing topologies, each associated with a different corresponding delay (e.g.,...
Data traffic switching among computing devices in storage area network
Data traffic switching among computing device in a SAN environment is disclosed herein. According to an aspect, a method may be implemented at an NPV device...
Control plane optimization of communication networks
Optimization of control plane in a software defined network includes obtaining peer information of at least one neighbouring network controller by a network...
Method for controlling flood broadcasts in a wireless mesh network
Computer networks with multiple nodes are often required to deliver packets to all nodes in the network, commonly referred to as "flooding." Flooding is used to...
Multilink-based data transmission method and device
A multilink-based data transmission method includes establishing separately, by a first device, first tunnels in different types of links in which the first...
Capacity estimates using burst-trailer trains
The present invention relates to methods and devices (11, 12, 14) for transmitting a sequence of data packets in a network. To this end, a send rate with which...
Fibre channel over Ethernet switch system
An FCoE switch system includes a switch IHS that is directly connected to a first endpoint IHS through a first edge port and to a second endpoint IHS through a...
Content delivery network map generation using passive measurement data
A routing method operative in a content delivery network (CDN) where the CDN includes a request routing mechanism for routing clients to subsets of edge servers...
Selecting a remote path using forwarding path preferences
Selecting remote path using forwarding path preferences is disclosed. In an embodiment, a message of a first network node identifying one or more forwarding...
Assigning communication paths among computing devices utilizing a
multi-path communication protocol
A method for routing communication paths among computing devices. The method includes a one or more computer processors identifying a computing entity and a...
System and method for providing redundant network connections
A primary and secondary card are coupled to protect and working paths, respectively providing a redundant connection to a node. The primary and secondary cards...
Method and apparatus for path selection
Systems and techniques are described for path selection. A packet can be transparently intercepted at an intermediary device. Next, the intermediary device may...
Set up of direct mapped routers located across independently managed
compute and storage networks
Embodiments relate to setting up direct mapped routers located across independently managed compute and storage networks for enabling multiple modes of...
Methods and apparatus for control protocol validation of a switch fabric
In some embodiments, an apparatus includes a first network control entity within a control plane of a switch fabric system. The first network control entity is...
Method for scalable measuring of connectivity between two way active
measurement protocol (TWAMP) entities
The present invention relates to method and arrangements to measure connectivity between Two Way Active Measurement Protocol TWAMP entities comprising a...
Control plane packet traffic statistics
There are disclosed methods and apparatus for displaying and viewing control plane statistical data for a network. The method comprises configuring a network...
Channel assessment in an information network
A method for assessing channel performance in a network is provided. The network includes a network controller and nodes. The method preferably includes...
Method and apparatus for distributed control of an interfacing-device
A local controller maintains a local database which stores information associated with a set of interfacing devices of a local-area network. The local database...
Securing internet measurements using openflow
A method of performing secure network measurements between a verifier and a prover includes generating, by the verifier, probe request packets destined to the...
Method and system for counting data packets
The disclosure provides a method for counting data packets, which includes the following steps: counting packet pulse signals when a low bit counter is in a...
Available bandwidth estimating system, method, and program
The available bandwidth estimating system is provided with a transmitting device and a receiving device, and estimates available bandwidth for a network that...
Network aware distributed business transaction anomaly detection
A system monitors applications and network flows used during the business transaction to determine distributed business transaction anomalies caused at least in...
Modifying network site behavior using session-level performance metrics
Disclosed are various embodiments for modifying network site behavior. At least one session-level performance metric associated with a client is determined. The...
System and method for a rate control technique for a lightweight directory
access protocol over MQSeries (LoM)...
A system and method for controlling rates for a Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) over MQSeries (LoM) server. The system includes a health metrics...
Device management system and method
A device management apparatus in a device management system storing and managing first client information on a client and a device installed in a client network...
Computation of storage network robustness
Embodiments of the invention include a method for determining the health of a storage network of electronic devices. In some embodiments, the method may include...
Virtual service automation
A data source is identified that includes transaction data describing a set of transactions involving a particular software component and each transaction in...
Adjusting, synchronizing and service to varying rates of arrival of
Numbers of servers at latter stage services are synchronized with arrivals of customers at the latter stage services. Detecting entering customers' entries and...
A resource manager may monitor resources offered by a resource provider. The resource manager receives computing metrics from the resources and may perform a...
Packet measurements and reporting in wireless network
This document discloses methods, apparatuses, and computer programs for carrying out packet arrival measurements and reporting the measurement results. A first...
Determination of radiation beam pattern
There is provided a method for determining a radiation beam pattern. The method is performed by a network node. The method comprises transmitting probe signals,...
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...
Reconciling internet DNS zone file changes with origin change requests
Techniques for monitoring zone file changes are presented. The techniques may include obtaining at least one zone change request and parsing the at least one...
Processing element placement tool
A method, system, and computer program product for selectively associating one or more processing elements, or portions thereof, to one or more compute nodes....
Modular interface framework for network devices
Techniques for providing interface modules for controlling network devices are provided. For example, a method may include receiving, at a computing device, a...
Automatic extraction, modeling, and code mapping of application user
interface display screens and components
Managing user applications is provided. A visual model of user interface display screens of a user application is generated by mapping components displayed...
Virtual optical network provisioning based on mapping choices and patterns
Virtual optical network (VON) provisioning using implicit encoding of mapping constraints may include evaluating mapping choices to exclude certain mapping...
Querying a traffic forwarding table
Computer implemented methods include querying a traffic forwarding table at a device in a computer network, the traffic forwarding table having entries which...
Methods and systems to maintain data coherency
In one embodiment, a data coherency system access an age criterion associated with a data set and determines a previous refresh time associated with the data...
System and method for dynamically power and performance optimized server
A system and method for packet switching functionality focused on network aggregation that reduces size and power requirements of typical systems are provided...
Intelligent policy deployment
In an information management system, relevant policies are deployed to targets while policies which are not relevant are not. By deploying relevant policies,...
Self-configuring port system
A self-configuring port system includes a first type interface device that is configured to couple to a network switch port that is configured to operate in a...
Takeover processes in security network integrated with premise security
An integrated security system is described comprising a gateway located at a first location. The gateway includes a takeover component that establishes a...
Distributed method for selecting a configuration in mobile networks
A method for determining the configuration of a set of nodes and/or links of a cluster possessing a cluster head comprises: triggering an information request by...