Kevin Brophy, Anita Chow, Mark Hahn, Luis Lejter, David Robbins, John Schettino: Systems and methods for providing unified multimedia communication services. Verizon Laboratories, Leonard C Suchyta Esq, Joel Wall Esq, August 24, 2004: US06782412 (340 worldwide citation)

The systems and methods described herein include a platform that employs a client/server architecture to provide an extensible set of real time and messaging communication services to a plurality of users. The platform allows the clients to configure and activate the services as each user wishes, th ...

Kamran Sistanizadeh, Bahman Amin Salehi, Edward Ghafari, Wendell Sims: Universal access multimedia data network. Verizon Services, Leonard C Suchyta, Loren C Swingle, September 17, 2002: US06452925 (326 worldwide citation)

A system and method for providing Internet access via a Public Switched Telecommunications Network (PSTN) using full time asymmetric digital subscriber line connections between subscriber premises processor terminals and a local area network (LAN) node and router gateway on Telco premises connected ...

Paul T Francis, Anthony J Ballardie, Jonathan A Crowcroft: Multicast routing using core based trees. Bell Communications Research, Leonard C Suchyta, James W Falk, July 19, 1994: US05331637 (243 worldwide citation)

A method for routing multicast packets in a network is disclosed. A node s101 wishing to join a particular multicast group transmits a packet via a sequence of nodes (r101, r102, r104, r107) including a core node r107 on the multicast tree corresponding to the particular multicast group which the no ...

Alexander I McAllister, James McKinley: Apparatus for and method of disambiguation of directory listing searches utilizing multiple selectable secondary search keys. Verizon Services, Leonard C Suchyta, Loren Swingle, July 16, 2002: US06421672 (234 worldwide citation)

A telephone directory search method and system intelligently utilizes secondary information contained in subscriber listings to disambiguate search results and provide telephone number and other data associated with a desired party. Upon identification of more than one listing for a particular reque ...

Christopher B Barclay, Richard M Schwartz, David G Stallard, Lawrence R Smith: Client/server speech processor/recognizer. GTE Internetworking Incorporated, Leonard C Suchyta, September 28, 1999: US05960399 (232 worldwide citation)

A real-time or streaming speech processing system and method is disclosed with capabilities distributed between and client and a server where the server may be reached via the Internet. The speech processing entails digitizing and converting the utterances to features extracted to help the processin ...

Thomas M Chen, Stephen S Liu: Method and apparatus for performance monitoring in electronic communications networks. GTE Laboratories Incorporated, Leonard C Suchyta, August 11, 1998: US05793976 (205 worldwide citation)

Management packets are defined that are modified in the payload by each node along a virtual connection and are used to measure both end-to-end QoS and specific individual intermediate node performance parameters. Management packets are implemented by defining entirely new packets or by modifying AT ...

Patrick Peterson, Bernhard Suhm, Barbara Freeman: Apparatus and method for visually representing behavior of a user of an automated response system. Verizon Corporate Services Group, BBNT Solutions, Leonard C Suchyta Esq, Joel Wall Esq, Alston & Bird, May 2, 2006: US07039166 (166 worldwide citation)

A system for visually representing user behavior within an interactive voice response (IVR) system of a call processing center generates a complete sequence of events within the IVR system for plural calls to the call processing center, the plurality of calls being recorded from end to end. A call f ...

Raymond F Albers, Edward F Balkovich, David Young: Reverse billing of internet telephone calls. Verizon Services, Leonard C Suchyta, Loren Swingle, Rader Fishman & Grauer PLLC, October 21, 2003: US06636504 (165 worldwide citation)

In recent years, the world-wide packet data network, commonly known as the Internet, has grown exponentially. The data network now reaches virtually all businesses, most schools and an increasing number of homes. To provide an alternative to all or portions of the carrier-based telephone network, a ...

Robert T Baum, Eric A Voit: Methods and apparatus and data structures for providing access to an edge router of a network. Verizon Communications, Leonard C Suchyta Esq, Joel Wall Esq, Michael P Straub Esq, August 3, 2004: US06771673 (149 worldwide citation)

Aggregating physical connections from customers for presentation to an access router and de-aggregating traffic from a shared link(s) from the access router. Ports of an aggregation unit may be configured such that each has a unique identifier in the place of information (e.g., the layer

Kuo Chu Lee: Tree structured variable priority arbitration implementing a round-robin scheduling policy. Bell Communications Research, Leonard C Suchyta, Loria B Yeadon, April 5, 1994: US05301333 (136 worldwide citation)

An inventive arbiter controls access to a resource in a high speed computer or telecommunications network. The arbiter is capable of performing round-robin scheduling for N requests with P possible priority levels with a sublinear time complexity. The high arbitration speed is achieved through use o ...