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Randy Ekl
Anthony R Metke, Randy L Ekl: Self-learning geographically aware handoff method and system. Motorola, Indira Saladi, Anthony P Curtis, April 13, 2010: US07697479 (12 worldwide citation)

A self-learning geographically aware handoff method and system is disclosed. The system includes a handoff manager (108), which receives information about a position and movement of the mobile nodes (102a, 102b, 102c and 102d) present in the mobile network (100). The handoff manager learns the cover ...


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Randy Ekl
Randy L Ekl, Mark J Johnson, Anthony R Metke, Aparna Pandey, Joseph E Phillips, Christopher G Ware: Method and apparatus for omniscient root node selection in an ad hoc network. Motorola, Randi L Karpinia, Anthony P Curtis, April 13, 2010: US07697456 (6 worldwide citation)

Techniques are provided for selecting a root node in an ad hoc network that contains a plurality of nodes including a first node. According to one implementation of these techniques, a first node can receive a message from at least one of the other nodes. Each message includes a number of primary fa ...


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Randy Ekl
Randy L Ekl, Anthony R Metke: Method of reliable multicasting. Motorola, Indira Saladi, Anthony P Curtis, July 14, 2009: US07561599 (5 worldwide citation)

A method for providing reliable multicasting is described. A transmitted multicast packet is received at second devices, each of which in response transmits a first acknowledgement. If a second acknowledgement, which acknowledges the first acknowledgement, is not received within a predetermined time ...


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Randy Ekl
Anthony R Metke, Randy L Ekl: Method for intelligent merging of ad hoc network partitions. Motorola, Randi L Karpinia, September 7, 2010: US07792050 (5 worldwide citation)

A method for merging of ad hoc network partitions within an ad hoc network, the method includes forming a plurality of network partitions by forming a security association among each of a group of partitioned nodes. Each network partition includes a Network Identifier. A node operating within one of ...


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Randy Ekl
Randy L Ekl, Mark J Johnson, Anthony R Metke, Aparna Pandey, Joseph E Phillips, Christopher G Ware: Method and apparatus for root node selection in an ad hoc network. Motorola, Randi L Karpinia, January 25, 2011: US07876706 (3 worldwide citation)

Techniques are provided for selecting a root node in an ad hoc network comprising a plurality of nodes including a first node. According to one implementation of these techniques, a first node can receive a message from at least one of the other nodes. Each message includes a number of primary facto ...


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Randy Ekl
Anthony R Metke, Randy L Ekl: Method for intelligent merging of ad hoc network partitions. Motorola, Motorola, April 30, 2009: US20090109870-A1

A method for merging of ad hoc network partitions within an ad hoc network, the method includes forming a plurality of network partitions by forming a security association among each of a group of partitioned nodes. Each network partition includes a Network Identifier. A node operating within one of ...


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Ramandeep Ahuja
Ramandeep Ahuja, Narayanan Venkitaraman, Mario F Derango, Surender Kumar, Anthony R Metke, Vidya Narayanan: Method and device for transmitting data packets. Motorola, Motorola, July 10, 2008: US20080165786-A1

A method for transmitting a packet from a transmitting node to a destination node in a communication network can enable improved network efficiency. The method includes receiving and storing identification information concerning at least one foreign node that is directly reachable in the communicati ...


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Randy Ekl
Anthony R Metke, Randy L Ekl, Michael F Korus, Aparna Pandey: Method and device for establishing a secure route in a wireless network. Motorola, Motorola, August 28, 2008: US20080205312-A1

A method for establishing a secure route in a wireless network as provided improves network efficiency. According to one aspect, the method includes receiving at a first node in the wireless network a route request message from a second node, where the second node and the first node have not been mu ...


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Randy Ekl
Randy L Ekl, Anthony R Metke, Bruce D Oberlies: Method and system for ensuring authorized operation of a communication system as a secondary user. Motorola, Motorola, September 2, 2010: US20100223659-A1

A communication system (100) is facilitated by an access node (102) to support communication with subscriber units (104, 106) as secondary users of a regulated spectrum portion. The access node requests permission to operate as a secondary user from an authorization server (118). The authorization s ...


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Anthony R Metke, Aparna Pandey, Joseph E Phillips, Christopher G Ware: Method and system for data transmission in a wireless network. Motorola Solutions, Indira Saladi, Anthony P Curtis, Daniel R Bestor, April 3, 2012: US08149737 (89 worldwide citation)

A method and system for data transmission by computational devices in a wireless network (100) are disclosed. A computational device (102) organizes the wireless network in a hierarchical topology having at least one root node and updates a list of interferers and a list of descendents. Then, the co ...



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