Robert C Lee, James M Leighton, Gerard P O Reilly, Donald E Smith: Method and apparatus for providing real-time switching of high bandwidth transmission channels. AT&T Bell Laboratories, R T Watland, P Visserman, August 20, 1991: US05042062 (102 worldwide citation)

Broadband terminals, such as video terminals and a video conferencing system, are directly connected to broadband digital access crossconnect systems and connections between the terminals are established via the crossconnects and DS1 or DS3 interconnecting links under control of telephone exchanges ...

Alan Eugene Frey, Lyle Dean Kipp, Om Prakash Mahajan, Gerard P O Reilly, David D Moshenberg, Katherine Ann Zine: Method and apparatus for implementing feature assist on a telecommunication network. Lucent Technologies, September 6, 2005: US06940846 (3 worldwide citation)

A system for the handling of calls by a packet-based telephony system by which calls invoking features not implemented on the packet-based system are handed off to an existing legacy circuit-switched telephony system for further processing. Initial address messages are forwarded to a packet network ...

Stephen H Conrad, Gerard P O Reilly: Method and system for conserving power in a telecommunications network during emergency situations. Sandia Corporation, Olivia J Tsai, October 11, 2011: US08036720 (2 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a method and apparatus for conserving power in a telecommunications network during emergency situations. A permissible number list of emergency and/or priority numbers is stored in the telecommunications network. In the event of an emergency or power failure, input digits of a call to t ...

Ahmad M Jrad, Gerard P O Reilly, Himanshu Pant, Steven H Richman: Method and Apparatus for Signaling a Call From a Caller Terminal to a Callee Terminal. Patterson & Sheridan, Lucent Technologies, February 19, 2009: US20090047939-A1

The invention includes a method and apparatus for establishing a call from a caller to a callee. A method includes monitoring call establishment signaling associated with a request by a caller to establish a call from a first terminal of the caller to a first terminal of the callee, determining a lo ...

Gerard P O Reilly: Capacity protection/reservation based on location of end user mobile device. LGS Innovations, Harness Dickey & Pierce, July 15, 2010: US20100178928-A1

With the advent of communication devices including Global Positioning capability, for example, mobile communications networks and GPS may be coordinated to determine where a user is located and to reserve capacity in the mobile communications network should the user need to make a call. Example Embo ...

Gerard P O Reilly: Tracking and Alerting Populations Using Wireless, Wireline and Internet Mechanisms. Lgs Innovations, July 5, 2012: US20120172058-A1

A method and system for transmitting alerts messages is provided. An automatic management system determines a location of a device. An alerting device is determined based on the determined location and an alert message is transmitted to the alerting device.