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Messaging system and method
A method of cross-platform messaging including receiving, by a messaging system, at least one initial message having a message format, an initial message layout...
Device independent message distribution platform
An example system for device-independent point to multipoint communication is configured to receive a message addressed to one or more destination users, the...
Broadcasting in chat system without topic-specific rooms
A method, system, and graphical user interface for a chat system is disclosed. A server with processor(s) and memory obtains a plurality of incoming messages,...
Application for augmenting a message with emotional content
Implementations of this disclosure may assist users to communicate more effectively in online communications over a network such as emails, instant messaging,...
Method and apparatus for implementing communication between virtual
In a method and an apparatus provided for implementing communication between virtual machines, a first switch receives an ARP response from an SDN controller,...
Facilitating congestion control in a network switch fabric based on group
The disclosed embodiments relate to a system for communicating packets through a network switch fabric. During operation, at an aggregation point in the network...
Time domain duplex (TDD) switching system
Time domain duplex (TDD) is contemplated, including controlling switches and/or amplifiers to facilitate signaling between a network and a plurality of end...
System and architecture to optimize video traffic over internet protocol
Techniques are provided for managing network traffic and alleviating network congestion issues in video conference environments. At a video conference bridge...
Communication terminal apparatus and method of performing communication by
using plurality of network...
Provided is a method of performing communication by using a plurality of network interfaces mounted on a communication terminal apparatus. The method includes...
Identity-aware load balancing
A method, system, and computer program product for identity-aware load balancing are provided in the illustrative embodiments. A sender of a packet is...
Authorizing communications between computing nodes
Techniques are described for managing communications between multiple computing nodes, such as computing nodes that are separated by one or more physical...
Multi-path communication device capable of improving energy use efficiency
and traffic distribution method for...
The present invention relates to a multi-path communication device capable of improving energy use efficiency and a traffic distribution method for improving...
Communication system, control device, node, processing rule setting method
A communication system includes a plurality of nodes each including a packet processor that processes a packet in accordance with a packet handling operation(s)...
Layer-3 performance monitoring sectionalization
A method is disclosed for the collection of performance metrics by establishing service operations administration and maintenance (OAM) sessions between an...
In-vehicle services through attendant devices, user-provided devices,
and/or an in-vehicle computer system
An approach to facilitating in-vehicle services through attendant devices, user-provided devices, and/or an in-vehicle computer system is provided. In one...
System, method and apparatus for troubleshooting an IP network
The present invention provides a system, method and apparatus for troubleshooting one or more communications between a first device and a second device. A...
System and method for cached streaming application isolation
A system, method, and computer readable medium for providing optimized streaming of one or more applications from streaming servers onto one or more clients....
Method and system for service group management in a cable network
A cable modem termination system (CMTS) may determine, for a plurality of cable modems served by the CMTS, a corresponding plurality of SNR-related metrics. The...
Enterprise quality assurance and lab management tool
Embodiments of the invention are directed to a system, method, or computer program product for configuring multiple computing devices over a network using a...
Control system, master station, and remote station
A control system includes: a master station including a PLC executing user program; and a remote station including a communication memory to which a PLC device...
Method and system for managing quality of service via a broadband gateway
Aspects of a method and system for managing quality of service via a broadband gateway are provided. In this regard, a broadband gateway that supports one or...
Using virtual networking devices to manage routing communications between
connected computer networks
Techniques are described for providing managed virtual computer networks whose configured logical network topology may have one or more virtual networking...
Performing value and context aware communications networking
An aspect of this invention is a computer-executable method for distributing one or more features associated with information to be transported by a...
Determining a time before a post is viewed by a recipient
In an approach to determining a time before a recipient views a communication, a computer receives a communication from a sender in a collaboration application....
Distributed vehicle service method and system
A method and system for conducting a vehicle service comprises the steps of receiving signals representative of vehicle parameters, accessing data and/or...
System and method for improved frequency/phase error tracking in
high-speed high-frequency communication
A single carrier modulation scheme suitable for use in high frequency communication systems is provided that achieves improved residual frequency error and...
Method for performing an adaptive modulation and coding scheme in mobile
A method for performing an adaptive modulation and coding scheme in a mobile communication system. Including receiving a signal and selecting a modulation and...
Method and apparatus for reducing peak-to-average power ratio in single
carrier-frequency division multiple...
A method for reducing Peak-to-Average Power Ratio (PAPR) in a Single Carrier Frequency Division Multiple Access (SC-FDMA) based radio communication system is...
RF chirp receiver synchronization
A radio frequency communication system includes a radio frequency transmitter having a chirp generator operable to transmit a first chirp signal, and transmit a...
Adaptive modulation in a hybrid vehicle communication system
Techniques for providing hybrid communications to devices on vehicles include using a selected modulation scheme on a forward link to deliver data (that is...
MIMO wireless communication systems
A wireless communication system is described which includes a transmitter operable to transmit a transmitted signal, the transmitter having one or more...
MBSFN-aware adaptive channel estimation
Apparatus and methods for channel estimation in a Multimedia Broadcast Multicast Service (MBMS) Single Frequency Network (MBSFN) are disclosed. A representative...
Multimedia terminal device having integrated telephone system and user
Customer premise equipment provides a communication gateway with a network of a service provider and includes a multimedia terminal device for installation on...
Method and system to route a VoIP call to a representative at a provider's
A method and system to contact a provider are described. The system may include a communication module to detect a voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) call to a...
Method and apparatus for a flexible peripheral access router
The present invention provides a method for a local area network router, that allows communication between a number of remotely located users, and a plurality...
Location-based addressing lighting and environmental control system,
device and method
Location-Based Addressing (LBA) is a method of controlling and commissioning networked lighting devices. The lighting devices communicate over a wireless...
Method and apparatus for discovering communication entity
Disclosed herein are an apparatus and method for discovering a communication entity. The apparatus for discovering a communication entity includes a list...
A method includes receiving biometric data, the biometric data non-uniformly distributed and processing the biometric data to a level of randomness as a...
Multi-tenant discovery and claiming of distributed storage nodes over an
A technique is introduced that enables a server to establish trust of and a secure channel of communication with an unverified client computer, which can be on...
Rule-based validity of cryptographic key material
In representative embodiments, a rule-based certificate cryptographic key material comprising containing a rule set defining validity conditions is associated...
Communication device, pulse signal delay adjustment method and
A communication device includes a reception buffer configured to receive a pulse signal cyclically transmitted from a transmission source device via a...
Clock and data recovery having shared clock generator
This disclosure provides a clock recovery circuit for a multi-lane communication system. Local clocks are recovered from the input signals using respective...
Clock data alignment system for vector signaling code communications link
A communications system receiver is described providing automatic timing adjustment of receive data sampling. A concurrently received clock signal is used as...
Methods and apparatus for operating wireless devices
A system of operating a wireless device in a wireless communication network includes selecting, by the wireless device, a preferred operating mode for use by...
Methods and systems for frequency multiplexed communication in dense
Systems, methods, and devices for high-efficiency wireless frequency division multiplexing are provided. A method includes determining, at an access point, a...
Control information transmission method and a device therefor
A method for transmitting ACK/NACK (Acknowledge/Negative ACK) information at a user equipment in a wireless communication system, and a user equipment therefore...
Control channel allocation method, and apparatus for same
The present invention relates to a wireless communication system. More particularly, the present invention relates to a method for performing processes in which...
Control data transmission over a data channel by a controlling base
A controlling base station sends, to a wireless communication device, control data related to communication between a communication base station and the...
Method and apparatus for transmitting downlink reference signal in
wireless communication system supporting...
A method and apparatus for transmitting a downlink reference signal in a wireless communication system supporting multiple antennas are discussed. A method for...
Channel-sounding method using a plurality of antennas, and apparatus for
The present invention relates to a wireless communication system. More particularly, the present invention relates to a method and to an apparatus for...