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Ganesh Sundaram
Thomas Eric Ryle, Ganesh Sundaram, Hitesh Amin, Vikram Devdas, John Diab, Fuchun Jiang, Charles Allen Carriker Jr, Marc Alan Bennett: Method and system for emulating a Fiber Channel link over a SONET/SDH path. Cisco Technology, Aka Chan, March 28, 2006: US07020814 (17 worldwide citation)

A method and system for emulating an Fibre Channel link over a SONET transport path by which Fibre Channel data is transported across the SONET/SDH transport path. To provide link integrity, techniques to handle link failures from a Fibre Channel element to its associated Fibre Channel port, or of t ...


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Ganesh Sundaram
Ganesh Sundaram, Hitesh Amin, John Diab, Thomas Eric Ryle, Charles Allen Carriker Jr, Marc Bennett, Michael D Blair: Method and apparatus for guaranteed in-order delivery for FICON over SONET/SDH transport. Cisco Technology, Edell Shapiro & Finnan, January 26, 2010: US07653066

In network systems for transporting GFP-encapsulated FICON frames across a SONET/SDH transport network between FICON ports, the transport interfaces for the FICON ports operate to drop duplicate and out-of-order frames transported across the SONET/SDH network. The transmitting transport interface in ...


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Cedell Adam Alexander Jr, Charles Allen Carriker Jr, Jim Philip Ervin, John Kevin Frick, Matthew Blaze Squire, Deepak Vig: Method and system for enhanced communication involving emulated local area networks. International Business Machines Corporation, Gerald R Woods, Felsman Bradley Vaden Gunter & Dillon, September 23, 2003: US06625158 (8 worldwide citation)

Provided are a method and system for achieving enhanced performance in communications between a plurality of emulated networks overlaid onto at least one base network, wherein the communications involve one or more source route bridges. The method and system accomplish their objects via the followin ...


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Thomas Eric Ryle, Sanjeev Rampal, Jimmy Philip Ervin, Charles Allen Carriker Jr, Russell Eugene Gardo: Method and system for emulating an ethernet link over a sonet path. Cisco Technology, Cindy Kaplan, January 26, 2010: US07653526 (7 worldwide citation)

A method and system for emulating an Ethernet link over a Sonet path to provide link integrity is disclosed. The method generally includes receiving an error code at a local Ethernet port upon detection of a link failure at a remote Ethernet port. The error code is received over a Sonet path in a So ...


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Cedell Adam Alexander Jr, Charles Allen Carriker Jr, John Kevin Frick, Edward Joel Rovner, Matthew Blaze Squire, Deepak Vig: Short-cut bridging in LAN emulation networks. International Business Machines Corporation, John J Timar, May 16, 2000: US06064675 (4 worldwide citation)

An ATM communications network with several ELANs allows steady-state data to be passed between ATM attached devices which bypasses intermediate LECs and bridges. Connected to the ATM communications network is a bridge unit which includes a bridge and associated LECs. Also, an origination ATM attache ...