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David R Kandasamy, Mitchel B Butler, Andrew L Foss, Bradley M Peterson, Chintamani M Patwardhan, Michael T Ribble, Dieter Rothmeier, Gaudencio Ramil: Fault tolerant NFS server system and mirroring protocol. Auspex Systems, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, April 30, 1996: US05513314 (337 worldwide citation)

A network computer system providing for the fault tolerant storage and retrieval of data files includes a client system connected to a data communication network that may source a first data transfer request to said data communication network for the transfer or retrieval of data. A first server sys ...


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Andrew L Foss, Richard A Howes, William M Leblanc, Edward C Kersey: Apparatus for simulating internet traffic. Cisco Technology, Van Pelt & Yi, September 25, 2001: US06295557 (45 worldwide citation)

A system and method are disclosed for simulating a plurality of TCP connections directed toward an Internet site under test. The method includes activating a producer thread process. The producer thread process includes randomly determining an IP address and requesting a TCP layer process to make a ...


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Richard A Howes, Edward C Kersey, Bruce F Wong, James A Jordan, William M Leblanc, Andrew L Foss: Method and apparatus for maintaining connection state between a connection manager and a failover device. Cisco Technology, Van Pelt & Yi, April 2, 2002: US06366558 (40 worldwide citation)

A system and method are disclosed for maintaining the state of a virtual connection supported by an active connection manager on a standby connection manager. The method includes configuring the standby connection manager to include a physical machine object that stores a physical IP address of a ph ...


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Andrew L Foss, Ricky K Lowe, Johnson Wu: Data scanning network security technique. Cisco Technology, Beyer Weaver & Thomas, March 7, 2006: US07010700 (25 worldwide citation)

A system and method are disclosed for providing enhanced computer network security by scanning data, specifically electronic mail messages, sent to the network before the data is received and transmitted by the network's mail server. An e-mail message is received by a computer network configured to ...


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Richard A Howes, Edward C Kersey, Bruce F Wong, James A Jordan, William M Leblanc, Andrew L Foss: Method and apparatus for maintaining connection state between a connection manager and a failover device. Cisco Technology, Baker Botts L, May 2, 2006: US07039008 (18 worldwide citation)

A system and method are disclosed for maintaining the state of a virtual connection supported by an active connection manager on a standby connection manager. The method includes configuring the standby connection manager to include a physical machine object that stores a physical IP address of a ph ...


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Andrew L Foss, Ricky K Lowe, Johnson Wu: Data scanning network security. Cisco Technology, Beyer Weaver & Thomas, October 2, 2001: US06298444 (16 worldwide citation)

A system and method are disclosed for providing enhanced computer network security by scanning data, specifically electronic mail messages, sent to the network before the data is received and transmitted by the network's mail server. An e-mail message is received by a computer network configure ...


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Andrew L Foss, Ricky K Lowe, Johnson Wu: Data scanning network security technique. Cisco Technologies, Beyer & Weaver, September 12, 2000: US06119231 (16 worldwide citation)

A system and method are disclosed for providing enhanced computer network security by scanning data, specifically electronic mail messages, sent to the network before the data is received and transmitted by the network's mail server. An e-mail message is received by a computer network configured to ...


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Andrew L Foss, Ricky K Lowe, Johnson Wu: Data scanning network security technique. Cisco Technology, Beyer Weaver, July 31, 2007: US07251634 (3 worldwide citation)

A system and method are disclosed for providing enhanced computer network security by scanning data, specifically electronic mail messages, sent to the network before the data is received and transmitted by the network's mail server. An e-mail message is received by a computer network configured to ...


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