Douglas Alan Olding, Ahsan Habib, Warren Bruce Cope, Nadine Lamoure Manjaro, Shane Robert Werner: Automated device activation. Sprint Communications Company, January 15, 2013: US08355696 (84 worldwide citation)

Computer-readable media, systems, and methods for automated device activation are described. In embodiments, an activation message is received from a non-provisioned mobile device identifying a user account. In various embodiments, it is determined whether activation is authorized and, if it is dete ...

Ahsan Habib, Pere Joan Monclus Argany, Kiran K Toutireddy, Keith McCloghrie: Method for regulating power for voice over Internet Protocol telephones. Cisco Technology, Baker Botts L, April 29, 2008: US07366164 (28 worldwide citation)

A system and method for implementing telephony devices in a distributed network environment is disclosed. The present invention provides for a network switch which provides power to a telephony device adjacently connected thereto.

Donald Smith, Pan Bo, Yinghai Deng, Pierre Migner, Feng Zhang, Balakrishnan Prithiviraj, Ahsan Habib: Composition for accelerating seed germination and plant growth. Bios Agriculture, McGill University, Merchant & Gould P C, December 27, 2005: US06979664 (18 worldwide citation)

Lipo Chitooligosaccharide (LCO) [NodBj-V(C18:1,Mefuc)] isolated from Bradyrhizobium japonicum strain 532C was able to stimulate seed germination/seedling emergence, or in the case of potato, sprouting, of a number of crop plants representing eight distantly related plant families (Poaceae, Fabaceae, ...

Rajan Goyal, Virgil N Mihailovici, Rahul Gupta, Pere Monclus, Ahsan Habib, Kirtikumar L Prabhu, Christophe J Paggen, Shyamasundar S Kaluve: Method and system for network security. Cisco Technology, Baker Botts L, July 14, 2009: US07562389 (10 worldwide citation)

In accordance with one embodiment of the present invention, a method includes receiving a packet at a physical interface of a network security gateway. The packet is tagged with a first VLAN identifier associated with an external network. The method also includes communicating a copy of the packet t ...

Ahsan Habib, Pallavur Sankaranaraynan, Catherine Habib: Wireless video conferencing with mobility. Sprint Communications Company, March 29, 2011: US07916166 (9 worldwide citation)

A method, system, and computer-readable media are provided for managing a handoff of a video session including a plurality of devices. The method can include monitoring a signal strength in a first access technology of a mobile device within a first video session. The method can additionally include ...

Ahsan Habib, Arnold T Schnell: Power supply shutdown control. Dell Products, Baker Botts L, June 7, 2005: US06903583 (9 worldwide citation)

When a power supply is turned off its output voltages decrease over certain times. If the power supply is turned back on before the output voltages have had time to decrease to a level required by certain electronic circuits before power is reapplied, then these electronic circuits may malfunction o ...

Joyce Metevier, Ahsan Habib, Arnold T Schnell: Embedded control and monitoring of hard disk drives in an information handling system. Dell Products, October 18, 2005: US06957288 (7 worldwide citation)

The need for a SAF-TE processor embedded on a SCSI backplane of a hot-swap hard disk drive enclosure is eliminated by utilizing the functionality of a RAID on motherboard (ROMB) controller and an Embedded Server Management (ESM) interface already present in an information handling system. Only senso ...

Norman W Finn, Ahsan Habib, Stefano Testa, Keith McCloghrie: Method for ensuring VLAN integrity for voice over internet protocol telephones. Cisco Technology, Baker Botts L, June 5, 2007: US07227859 (7 worldwide citation)

A system and method for implementing telephony devices in a distributed network environment is disclosed. The present invention provides for checking data packets to ensure that non-voice data packets are properly tagged to be transmitted on a native virtual local area network (“VLAN”). Voice data p ...

Warren Bruce Cope, Shane Robert Werner, Ahsan Habib, Douglas Alan Olding: GPS proxy for location-unaware devices. Sprint Communications Company, July 9, 2013: US08483705 (6 worldwide citation)

A communication system, media, and methods that proxy location information to location unaware devices are provided. The communication system includes a wireless device that connects to a cellular network and personal area network. The cellular network includes a Global Positioning System server tha ...

Ahsan Habib: Fault resilient boot method for multi-rail processors in a computer system by disabling processor with the failed voltage regulator to control rebooting of the processors. Dell Products, Baker Botts L, October 30, 2007: US07290128 (6 worldwide citation)

Fault resilient booting of complex multi-rail processors in an information handling system insures that all processor voltage rails are functioning properly before any processor fetches operating software code. In addition, the information handling system will automatically reboot when one or more o ...