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Richard Chow, Philippe J P Golle, Jessica N Staddon: Adjusting security level of mobile device based on presence or absence of other mobile devices nearby. Palo Alto Research Center Incorporated, Shun Yao, Park Vaughan Fleming & Dowler, January 10, 2012: US08095112 (142 worldwide citation)

One embodiment of the present invention provides a method for adjusting security status on a mobile device, the method comprising: collecting security-related contextual information which includes information of nearby mobile devices and/or the geographic location of the intelligent mobile device; e ...


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Van L Jacobson, James D Thornton: System for forwarding a packet with a hierarchically structured variable-length identifier. Palo Alto Research Center Incorporated, Shun Yao, Park Vaughan Fleming & Dowler, April 17, 2012: US08160069 (124 worldwide citation)

One embodiment provides a system that receives a packet with a hierarchically structured variable-length identifier (HSVLI). An HSVLI indicates a piece or collection of content and may be hierarchically structured, comprising contiguous components ordered from a most general level to a most specific ...


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Van L Jacobson, James D Thornton: Method and system for facilitating forwarding a packet in a content-centric network. Palo Alto Research Center Incorporated, Shun Yao, Park Vaughan Fleming & Dowler, June 19, 2012: US08204060 (115 worldwide citation)

One embodiment provides a system that facilitates forwarding a packet. During operation, the system receives a packet with a hierarchically structured variable-length identifier (HSVLI). The system then performs a lookup at a forwarding engine based at least on the packets HSVLI. The system further ...


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Van L Jacobson: Method and apparatus for facilitating communication in a content centric network. Palo Alto Research Center Incorporated, Shun Yao, Park Vaughan Fleming & Dowler, February 26, 2013: US08386622 (113 worldwide citation)

One embodiment of the present invention provides a system for facilitating communication in a content centric network (CCN). During operation, the system receives at a first node from an interest owner an interest in a piece of content. The interest indicates a structured name for the content. Furth ...


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Jeffry E Gonion, Keith E Diefendorff: Running-min and running-max instructions for processing vectors using a base value from a key element of an input vector. Apple, Park Vaughan Fleming & Dowler, Anthony P Jones, April 9, 2013: US08417921 (111 worldwide citation)

The described embodiments provide a processor for generating a result vector that contains results from a comparison operation. During operation, the processor receives a first input vector, a second input vector, and a control vector. When subsequently generating a result vector, the processor firs ...


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Ignacio Solis, Jose J Garcia Luna Aceves, Rebecca L Braynard Silberstein: Network routing with path identifiers. Palo Alto Research Center Incorporated, Park Vaughan Fleming & Dowler, Shun Yao, August 16, 2011: US08000267 (109 worldwide citation)

One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that communicates a data packet in a network to a target node. In doing so, the system receives a node identifier for the target node, and determines a first positional label, based in part on the node identifier, for reaching a first anchor ...


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Suresh Vobbilisetty, Phanidhar Koganti, Senthilkumar Narayanasamy: Converged network extension. Brocade Communications Systems, Shun Yao, Park Vaughan Fleming & Dowler, January 7, 2014: US08625616 (95 worldwide citation)

One embodiment of the present invention provides a switch. The switch includes a first port configured to receive Transparent Interconnection of Lots of Links (TRILL) traffic; a second port configured to receive Fiber Channel (FC) traffic; and a third port configured to transmit received TRILL or FC ...


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Michael D Miller, Ryan R Ulaszek: Model-based testing using branches, decisions, and options. Intuit, Park Vaughan Fleming & Dowler, Chia Hsin Suen, July 17, 2012: US08225288 (91 worldwide citation)

Some embodiments of the present invention provide a system that tests a software program. During operation, the system creates a behavioral model of the software program using branches, decisions, and options. Next, the system generates a test case from the behavioral model and executes the test cas ...


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Victor Moroz, Xi Wei Lin, Mark Rubin: Method and apparatus for generating a layout for a transistor. Synopsys, Park Vaughan Fleming & Dowler, April 12, 2011: US07926018 (90 worldwide citation)

A system that generates a layout for a transistor is presented. During operation, the system receives a transistor library which includes operating characteristics of fabricated transistors correlated to transistor gate shapes. The system also receives one or more desired operating characteristics f ...


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Aliazam Abbasfar: Encoding and decoding techniques for bandwidth-efficient communication. Rambus, Park Vaughan Fleming & Dowler, April 17, 2012: US08159376 (88 worldwide citation)

An encoder encodes data into parallel codewords. Each codeword is expressed as a set of logic 0s and a set of logic 1s on two sets of output nodes. The encoder selects a current codeword which differs from the immediately preceding codeword by a fixed number of zero-to-one transitions on the first s ...