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William Necka, Igor Fey, Ali Akgun, Yuri Arutyunov: System and method for a specialized dynamic host configuration protocol proxy in a data-over-cable network. 3Com Corporation, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, October 4, 2005: US06952428 (199 worldwide citation)

A system and method for proxying Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (“DHCP”) network services for a network device, such as, a customer premise equipment entity, on a network device, such as, a cable modem, include creating a specialized proxy task for the customer premise equipment entity on the c ...


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John G Fijolek, Irene Gilbert, Ali Akgun, Shahidur Khan, Vikram Swamy: System and method for automatic load balancing in a data-over-cable network. 3Com Corporation, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, June 27, 2006: US07068597 (112 worldwide citation)

A method and system for load balancing in a network system such as a data-over-cable system. One method includes receiving a first message on a first network device such as a cable modem termination system (“CMTS”) from a second network device and marking the first message with an identifier of a ne ...


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Ali Akgun, Mark O Vogel, Christopher J Rozman: Communication of packet arrival times to cable modem termination system and uses thereof. 3Com Corporation, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, December 5, 2006: US07145887 (72 worldwide citation)

A cable modem communicates the timing of the arrival of certain packets (such as TCP ACK packets) to a cable modem termination system. This timing feature is useful in methods for increasing the throughput in the downstream direction by eliminating TCP ACKs backing up at a cable modem. In particular ...


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Ali Akgun, John G Fijolek, Steven W Sangston, Nurettin B Beser: Method and system for provisioning network addresses in a data-over-cable system. 3Com Corporation, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, December 2, 2003: US06657991 (68 worldwide citation)

A method and system for provisioning network addresses in a data-over-cable system. Provisioning of network addresses allows multiple “always-on” network devices with multiple associated devices to be used on a data-over-cable system with a limited public network address pool. The “always-on” networ ...


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Ali Akgun: Magnetic resonance methods and apparatus. Picker International, Timothy B Gurin, November 6, 1990: US04968937 (56 worldwide citation)

An r.f. antenna for use in a magnetic resonance method or apparatus comprising two sub-systems (17A, 17B) each comprising a relatively large area conductor means (29A, 29B) and a return current path conductor means (33A, 33B) which together act as a transmission line tuned to the frequency of the r. ...


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John G Fijolek, Ali Akgun, Rita Shammas, Matthew Harper: Method and system for dynamic service registration in a data-over-cable system. 3Com Corporation, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, January 10, 2006: US06986157 (45 worldwide citation)

A method and system for dynamic service registration, activation and deactivation on a data-over-cable system. A first network device, such as a cable modem with associated service devices (e.g., Voice over Internet Protocol telephones) sends a first message to another network device, such as a cabl ...


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Mark O Vogel, Ali Akgun: Upstream channel multicast media access control (MAC) address method for data-over-cable systems. 3Com Corporation, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, June 15, 2004: US06751230 (42 worldwide citation)

A head-end in a data-over-cable system transmits a multicast message in a downstream channel to all the cable modems in a particular MAC layer. The message includes an address field that contains an upstream channel multicast MAC address that identifies a particular channel, and is used to send a mu ...


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Mikhail Voldman, Dan Budinger, Ali Akgun, John G Fijolek, Mark O Vogel, Kris Kelkar: System and method for a multi-frequency upstream channel in a computer network. 3Com Corporation, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, August 1, 2006: US07085306 (32 worldwide citation)

System and method for providing a multi-frequency upstream transmission channel to a network device. When a headend network entity generates an upstream channel descriptor message, the descriptor message includes at least two upstream frequencies available for upstream transmission, and a frequency ...


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Ali Akgun, Michael Borella: System and method for a universal wireless access gateway. 3Com Corporation, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, October 31, 2006: US07130625 (32 worldwide citation)

The present embodiments provide a system and method for seamlessly roaming between different wireless access technologies. In an exemplary embodiment, a universal wireless access gateway (UWAG) may include a shared component and a first environment access module (EAM) that communicates with the shar ...


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Ali Akgun, Ravideep Bhatia, Michael Borella: Method and system for identifying an access point into a wireless network. UTStarcom, April 29, 2008: US07366509 (31 worldwide citation)

A method and system for a mobile station to identify to a wireless network agent, an access point into a wireless network. The mobile station obtains an indication of an access point into the wireless network and inserts the indication into a mobile registration message. The access point identifier ...