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Gita Gopal, Abel Weinrib: Architecture for allocating resources in a telecommunications network. Bell Communications Research, James W Falk, May 31, 1988: US04748658 (138 worldwide citation)

A control network for allocating resources (i.e. making routing decisions) in an associated telecommunications network is disclosed. Illustratively, the control network comprises a group of processors arranged in a ring. A database containing information about the exact state of the telecommunicatio ...


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Gita Gopal, Abel Weinrib: Method for call routing in a network. Bell Communications Research, James W Falk, December 5, 1989: US04885780 (28 worldwide citation)

A method for setting up calls in a telecommunications network is disclosed. A call arrives at originating switch A for destination switch B. An attempt is made at switch A to allocate a trunk from the direct trunk group between A and B. If a trunk is available the call is set up. If a trunk is not a ...