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Isaac K Elliott, Steven P Higgins, Andrew John Dugan, Jon Peterson, Robert L Hernandez, Rick D Steele, Bruce W Baker, Rich Terpstra, Jonathan S Mitchell, Jin Gen Wang, Harold Stearns, Eric Zimmerer, Ray Waibel, Kraig Owen, Shawn M Lewis: Voice over data telecommunications network architecture. Level 3 Communications, Merchant & Gould P C, September 2, 2003: US06614781 (683 worldwide citation)

The present invention describes a system and method for communicating voice and data over a packet-switched network that is adapted to coexist and communicate with a legacy PSTN. The system permits packet switching of voice calls and data calls through a data network from and to any of a LEC, a cust ...


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Isaac K Elliott, Steven P Higgins, Andrew John Dugan, Jon Peterson, Robert L Hernandez, Rick D Steele, Bruce W Baker, Rich Terpstra, Jonathan S Mitchell, Jin Gen Wang, Harold Stearns, Eric Zimmerer, Ray Waibel, Kraig Owen, Shawn M Lewis: Voice over data telecommunications network architecture. Level 3 Communications, Hensley Kim & Holzer, July 21, 2009: US07564840 (71 worldwide citation)

The present invention describes a system and method for communicating voice and data over a packet-switched network that is adapted to coexist and communicate with a legacy PSTN. The system includes soft switch sites, gateway sites, a data network, a provisioning component, a network event component ...


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Isaac K Elliott, Steven P Higgins, Andrew John Dugan, Jon Peterson, Robert L Hernandez, Rick D Steele, Bruce W Baker, Richard Terpstra, Jonathan S Mitchell, Jin Gen Wang, Harold Stearns, Eric Zimmerer, Raymond E Waibel, Kraig Owen, Shawn M Lewis: Voice over data telecommunications network architecture. Level 3 Communications, October 11, 2011: US08036214 (39 worldwide citation)

The present invention describes a system and method for communicating voice and data over a packet-switched network that is adapted to coexist and communicate with a legacy PSTN. The system permits packet switching of voice calls and data calls through a data network from and to any of a LEC, a cust ...


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Isaac K Elliott, Steven P Higgins, Andrew John Dugan, Jon Peterson, Robert L Hernandez, Rick D Steele, Bruce W Baker, Rich Terpstra, Jonathan S Mitchell, Jin Gen Wang, Harold Stearns, Eric Zimmerer, Ray Waibel, Kraig Owen, Shawn M Lewis: Voice over data telecommunications network architecture. Level 3 Communications, December 27, 2011: US08085761 (26 worldwide citation)

The present invention describes a system and method for communicating voice and data over a packet-switched network that is adapted to coexist and communicate with a legacy PSTN. The system permits packet switching of voice calls and data calls through a data network from and to any of a LEC, a cust ...


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Isaac K Elliott, Steven P Higgins, Andrew John Dugan, Jon Peterson, Robert L Hernandez, Rick D Steele, Bruce W Baker, Rich Terpstra, Jonathan S Mitchell, Jin Gen Wang, Harold Stearns, Eric Zimmerer, Ray Waibel, Kraig Owen, Shawn M Lewis: Voice over data telecommunications network architecture. Level 3 Communications, September 18, 2012: US08270421 (24 worldwide citation)

The present invention describes a system and method for communicating voice and data over a packet-switched network that is adapted to coexist and communicate with a legacy PSTN. The system permits packet switching of voice calls and data calls through a data network from and to any of a LEC, a cust ...


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Isaac K Elliott, Steven P Higgins, Andrew John Dugan, Jon Peterson, Robert L Hernandez, Rick D Steele, Bruce W Baker, Rich Terpstra, Jonathan S Mitchell, Jin Gen Wang, Harold Stearns, Eric Zimmerer, Ray Waibel, Kraig Owen, Shawn M Lewis: Voice over data telecommunications network architecture. Level 3 Communications, January 3, 2012: US08089958 (23 worldwide citation)

The present invention describes a system and method for communicating voice and data over a packet-switched network that is adapted to coexist and communicate with a legacy PSTN. The system permits packet switching of voice calls and data calls through a data network from and to any of a LEC, a cust ...


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Isaac K Elliott, Steven P Higgins, Andrew John Dugan, Jon Peterson, Robert L Hernandez, Rick D Steele, Bruce W Baker, Rich Terpstra, Jonathan S Mitchell, Jin Gen Wang, Harold Stearns, Eric Zimmerer, Ray Waibel, Kraig Owen, Shawn M Lewis: Voice over data telecommunications network architecture. Level 3 Communications, April 8, 2014: US08693347 (15 worldwide citation)

The present invention describes a system and method for communicating voice and data over a packet-switched network that is adapted to coexist and communicate with a legacy PSTN. The system permits packet switching of voice calls and data calls through a data network from and to any of a LEC, a cust ...


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Jin Gen Wang: System and method for routing signaling messages in a communication network. Level 3 Communications, January 4, 2011: US07864710 (4 worldwide citation)

A system and method for routing signaling messages in a communication network includes an improved route engine having a plurality of dynamically loadable route trees encoded as standardized data files each provisioned for use according to a corresponding network service and having one or more nodes ...


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Jin Gen Wang, Bill Hopkins, David Reisfeld, Steven P Higgins: Rule-based content request handling. Level 3 Communications, April 10, 2012: US08156066 (1 worldwide citation)

An embodiment of a method includes receiving a content request including a first set of attribute values, using at least one of the attribute values from the first set of attribute values to determine a second set of attribute values, traversing a hierarchy of decision nodes, wherein each decision n ...


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Isaac K Elliott, Steven P Higgins, Andrew John Dugan, Jon Peterson, Robert L Hernandez, Rick D Steele, Bruce W Baker, Rich Terpstra, Jonathan S Mitchell, Jin Gen Wang, Harold Stearns, Eric Zimmerer, Ray Waibel, Kraig Owen, Shawn M Lewis: Voice over data telecommunications network architecture. Level 3 Communications, Merchant & Gould PC, February 5, 2004: US20040022237-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

The present invention describes a system and method for communicating voice and data over a packet-switched network that is adapted to coexist and communicate with a legacy PSTN. The system permits packet switching of voice calls and data calls through a data network from and to any of a LEC, a cust ...