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William L Wiley, Michael K Bugenhagen, Robert J Morrill: System and method for call routing based on transmission performance of a packet network. Embarq Holdings Company, SNR Denton US, August 16, 2011: US08000318 (211 worldwide citation)

A system and method that establishes a phone call over a packet network. The process may include receiving a call request from an originating call device on a packet network to call a terminating call device. A first transmission path may be determined between the originating and terminating call de ...


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Amar N Ray, Michael K Bugenhagen, Robert J Morrill, Cadathur V Chakravarthy: System and method for adjusting the window size of a TCP packet through remote network elements. Embarq Holdings Company, Patton Boggs, January 17, 2012: US08098579 (190 worldwide citation)

A system for adjusting the window size of a TCP packet on a packet network including a receiving transport layer device configured to determine network performance information of the packet network; concatenate the network performance information into the data packets; adjust the window size of the ...


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Stephen K Edwards, Robert J Morrill, Michael K Bugenhagen: System and method for enabling reciprocal billing for different types of communications over a packet network. Embarq Holdings Company, Patton Boggs, March 6, 2012: US08130793 (185 worldwide citation)

A system and method for determining inter-carrier network usage may be used. The method may include determining network usage of a first packet network managed by a first communications carrier by subscribers of a second communications carrier that manages a second packet network. The network usage ...


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Stephen K Edwards, Robert J Morrill, Michael K Bugenhagen: System and method for managing subscriber usage of a communications network. Embarq Holdings Company, Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal, July 27, 2010: US07765294 (172 worldwide citation)

A system and method for managing subscriber usage of a packet network. The system may include at least one database configured to store network performance information of data packets including real-time content and non-real-time content communicated over a packet network. The database may further b ...


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Steven E Kozisek: System and method for enabling subscribers of a communications carrier to access a network of other subscribers. Embarq Holdings Company, Patton Boggs, August 28, 2012: US08254915 (152 worldwide citation)

A system and method for enabling subscribers of a communications carrier to communicate over a network of wireless access points of other consumer subscribers of the communications carrier is provided. In response to a wireless device of a user attempting to access a wireless access point of a subsc ...


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Steven E Kozisek: System and method for enabling subscribers of a communications carrier to access a network of wireless access points of subscribers of other communications carriers. Embarq Holdings Company, Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal, September 7, 2010: US07792538 (149 worldwide citation)

A system and method for enabling subscribers of a first communications carrier to communicate over wireless access points of subscribers hosted by a second communications carrier. In response to receiving a request signal from a wireless device via a wireless access point within a first network of w ...


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Michael K Bugenhagen: System and method for virtual wireless roaming. Embarq Holdings Company, SNR Denton US, February 15, 2011: US07890111 (147 worldwide citation)

A system and method is provided for call routing from a wired telephone switch. A wireless device is registered with a database of the wired telephone switch. Incoming wireless calls destined for the wireless device are routed to a standard telephone. The wireless device is unregistered to disable t ...


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James Albert Brenton, Matthew Hermstedt, Michael Lee Martin, David Wayne Reece: Method and system for providing secure, centralized access to remote elements. Embarq Holdings Company, Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal, December 29, 2009: US07640581 (139 worldwide citation)

A system and method for establishing centralized, out-of-band access to remote network elements is provided. Status and other information can be securely retrieved from the remote elements. One or more servers observe and manage a plurality of remote elements using modem-to-modem communications betw ...


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Robert J Morrill, William L Wiley, Michael K Bugenhagen: System and method for routing data on a packet network. Embarq Holdings Company, SNR Denton US, November 30, 2010: US07843831 (134 worldwide citation)

A system and method for routing non-real-time content over a packet network. A call request to communicate data packets including non-real-time content over a packet network may be received. A determination of at least one network node over which a call path for a call to be established for the call ...


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Clinton J Smoyer, Shane M Smith: System and method for re-aligning antennas. Embarq Holdings Company, SNR Denton US, September 20, 2011: US08022885 (134 worldwide citation)

A system for re-aligning an antenna communicating signals point-to-point. The system may include a first antenna, a second antenna configured to communicate a communications signal with the first antenna using point-to-point communications, and a position controller coupled to the first antenna and ...