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W Paul Sherer, Kirk Blattman, Hoi Tauw Chou, Glenn Connery, Howard Davis, Daniel Kiewlich, Robert Drew Major, Mel Oyler, Neeraj K Sharma: Stream control failover utilizing an attribute-dependent protection mechanism. May 18, 2010: US07721117 (18 worldwide citation)

A technique for managing the streaming of digital video content to multiple clients involves identifying an attribute of a content element that is streamed to a client and selecting a protection mechanism for the content element as a function of the attribute, wherein the protection mechanism enable ...


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W Paul Sherer, Kirk Blattman, Hoi Tauw Chou, Glenn Connery, Howard Davis, Daniel Kiewlich, Robert Drew Major, Mel Oyler, Neeraj K Sharma: Stream control failover utilizing the sharing of state information within a logical group of stream servers. Cisco Technology, Merchant & Gould, December 4, 2012: US08326967 (2 worldwide citation)

A technique for streaming digital video content to multiple clients involves establishing a logical group of IP-connected stream servers, generating state information at multiple stream servers within the logical group, sharing the state information amongst stream servers in the logical group, and u ...


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W Paul Sherer, Kirk Blattman, Glenn Connery, Hoi Tauw Chou, Robert Drew Major, Mel Oyer, Howard Davis, Daniel Kiewlich, Neeraj K Sharma: Stream control failover utilizing an attribute-dependent protection mechanism. Cisco Technology, Merchant & Gould, February 5, 2013: US08370649 (2 worldwide citation)

A technique for managing the streaming of digital video content to multiple clients involves identifying an attribute of a content element that is streamed to a client and selecting a protection mechanism for the content element as a function of the attribute, wherein the protection mechanism enable ...


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John Pickens, Hoi Tauw Chou, W Paul Sherer, Howard Davis, Kevin Kingdon: Method and system for transitioning streamed digital video content between stream servers in a digital video network. Cisco Technology, Merchant & Gould, March 27, 2012: US08145778 (2 worldwide citation)

A technique for transitioning streamed digital video content between stream servers involves identifying a transition identifier that indicates a point at which streaming of the digital video content transitions from a first stream server to a second stream server and then transitioning the streamin ...


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Glenn Connery, Andrew Palfreyman, William Sherer, Hoi Tauw Chou: Restamping transport streams to avoid vertical rolls. Cisco Technology, Merchant & Gould, October 22, 2013: US08565318

In one embodiment, a network device analyzes an encoded stream to identify a timing value included in a packet before a splice point. Next, the device determines a difference between identified timing value and a timing value included in a packet of the encoded segment to be spliced. In conjunction ...


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W Paul Sherer, Kirk Blattman, Hoi Tauw Chou, Glenn Connery, Howard Davis, Daniel Kiewlich, Robert Drew Major, Mel Oyler, Neeraj K Sharma: Stream control failover utilizing the sharing of state information within a logical group of stream servers. Wilson & Ham, November 2, 2006: US20060248212-A1

A technique for streaming digital video content to multiple clients involves establishing a logical group of IP-connected stream servers, generating state information at multiple stream servers within the logical group, sharing the state information amongst stream servers in the logical group, and u ...


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W Paul Sherer, Kirk Blattman, Hoi Tauw Chou, Glenn Connery, Howard Davis, Daniel Kiewlich, Robert Drew Major, Mel Oyler, Neeraj K Sharma: Stream control failover utilizing an attribute-dependent protection mechanism. Mark A Wilson, Wilson & Ham, November 2, 2006: US20060248213-A1

A technique for managing the streaming of digital video content to multiple clients involves identifying an attribute of a content element that is streamed to a client and selecting a protection mechanism for the content element as a function of the attribute, wherein the protection mechanism enable ...


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John Pickens, Hoi Tauw Chou, W Paul Sherer, Howard Davis, Kevin Kingdon: Method and system for transitioning streamed digital video content between stream servers in a digital video network. Wilson & Ham, January 31, 2008: US20080028093-A1

A technique for transitioning streamed digital video content between stream servers involves identifying a transition identifier that indicates a point at which streaming of the digital video content transitions from a first stream server to a second stream server and then transitioning the streamin ...


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W Paul Sherer, Kirk Blattman, Hoi Tauw Chou, Glenn Connery, Howard Davis, Daniel Kiewlich, Robert Drew Major, Mel Oyer, Neeraj K Sharma: Stream control failover utilizing an attribute-dependent protection mechanism. Cisco Technology, Wilson & Ham, September 2, 2010: US20100223394-A1

A technique for managing the streaming of digital video content to multiple clients involves identifying an attribute of a content element that is streamed to a client and selecting a protection mechanism for the content element as a function of the attribute, wherein the protection mechanism enable ...


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Glenn Connery, Andrew Palfreyman, William Sherer, Hoi Tauw Chou: Restamping transport streams to avoid vertical rolls. Cisco Technology, Stolowitz Ford Cowger, July 30, 2009: US20090193454-A1

In one embodiment, a network device analyzes an encoded stream to identify a timing value included in a packet before a splice point. Next, the device determines a difference between identified timing value and a timing value included in a packet of the encoded segment to be spliced. In conjunction ...