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Johan Pirot, Marc Jadoul, Rombaut J Roscam, Peter J O Connell, Thomas C McDermott: System and method of controlling and managing voice and data services in a telecommunications network. Alcatel, Baker Botts, Craig A Hoersten, V Lawrence Sewell, February 15, 2005: US06856676 (240 worldwide citation)

A system of controlling and managing voice and data services in a telecommunications network includes a media gateway interface coupled to a plurality of diverse voice and data media gateways operating under diverse protocols in the telecommunications network, the media gateway interface being opera ...


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Michael P Taylor, Jean R Oliphant: Overflow and diversion to a foreign switch. Rockwell International Corporation, V Lawrence Sewell, Howard R Greenberg, H Fredrick Hamann, August 23, 1983: US04400587 (187 worldwide citation)

A method of overflow and diversion re-routing is disclosed for use in an automatic call distributor system of the type in which an incoming call is assigned to an original gate, that is, a group of agents, but in selected circumstances the call is to be re-routed from the original gate. The ACD syst ...


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Gilman R Stevens: System, controller and method for alerting mobile subscribers about emergency situations. Alcatel, William J Tucker, Craig A Hoersten, V Lawrence Sewell, June 1, 2004: US06745021 (177 worldwide citation)

A system, controller and method are described that can effectively alert a mobile subscriber about an emergency situation including, for example, a weather alert, a hostage situation or a hazardous material leak. In particular, the system includes an emergency warning system capable of generating in ...


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David L Richter: Processing system with dual buses. Rockwell International Corporation, V Lawrence Sewell, Howard R Greenberg, H Fredrick Hamann, January 13, 1981: US04245344 (167 worldwide citation)

A processing system is disclosed in which transfers between processors and memory are made on dual redundant buses. In a transfer, the transmitting unit sends the same information simultaneously on each of the buses. The receiving unit makes parity checks on each bus, and compares the information re ...


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Mahadevan Iyer, Lavanya Apsani, Pankaj Malviya: Object model for network policy management. Alcatel, Craig A Hoersten, V Lawrence Sewell, September 13, 2005: US06944183 (158 worldwide citation)

A unified policy management system for an organization including a central policy server and remotely situated policy enforcers. A central database and policy enforcer databases storing policy settings are configured as LDAP databases adhering to a hierarchical object oriented structure. Such struct ...


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Warren B Bruene: Antenna tuner discriminator. Rockwell International Corporation, Michael E Taken, V Lawrence Sewell, H Fredrick Hamann, January 8, 1985: US04493112 (151 worldwide citation)

A simple technique and circuit is disclosed to replace prior Z-.theta. type discriminators in supplying the loading and phasing control signals to the impedance matching network in an automatic antenna tuner. The new circuit samples forward and reflected voltage V.sub.f and V.sub.r (or equivalently ...


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Ram Dantu, Pete O&apos Connell: System and method for packet level distributed routing in fiber optic rings. Alcatel, James D Harrison, V Lawrence Sewell, Jessica W Smith, March 11, 2003: US06532088 (151 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and a method for transporting IP user traffic over a fiber optic ring network that includes a plurality of fiber optic ring network nodes. One ring is for conducting the user traffic on a working path and the other ring is for conducting the same user traffic on a protection path in the ...


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Drew Bertagna: Priority remapping for data communication switch. Alcatel, Michael Blaine Brooks PC, Craig A Hoersten, V Lawrence Sewell, March 1, 2005: US06862280 (122 worldwide citation)

Priority processing for a data communication switch, such as a LAN switch supporting source-learned bridging, in which a priority value for application to an outbound tagged packet is determined based on an inbound tag priority and a plurality of other values, such as an inbound tag VLAN and receivi ...


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Drew Bertagna: Selectable prioritization for data communication switch. Alcatel, Michael Blaine Brooks PC, Craig A Hoersten, V Lawrence Sewell, May 31, 2005: US06901452 (121 worldwide citation)

A data communication switch receives packets having first priorities, generates second priorities as a function of the first priorities, prioritizes selected ones of the plurality of packets as a function of the second priorities and transmits the plurality of packets having the second priorities. T ...


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Tzu Lien Tim Chao, Manouchehr Darabpour: Method and apparatus for fast distributed restoration of a communication network. Alcatel, Donald D Mondul, V Lawrence Sewell, Jessica W Smith, April 15, 2003: US06549513 (117 worldwide citation)

A method for distributed managing of restoration paths within a communication network having nodes connected by links; comprising the steps of: (a) establishing a spare link catalog identifying unassigned links connecting each selected node with an adjacent node; (b) sending a probe message from eac ...