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Wayne A Feick, Sean P Finn, Mansour J Karam, Michael A Lloyd, Herbert S Madan, James G McGuire, Jose Miguel Pulido, Omar C Baldonado: Method and apparatus for communicating data within measurement traffic. Avaya, Sheridan Ross P C, July 13, 2010: US07756032 (121 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to using measurement packets to compute network performance. Embodiments that send, receive and both send and receive measurement packets are described. Some embodiments are described that compute statistics based at least partly on measurement traffic. Some embodim ...


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Omar C Baldonado, Sean P Finn, Mansour J Karam, Michael A Lloyd, Herbert S Madan, James G McGuire, Jose Miguel Pulido Villaverde: Method and apparatus for performance and cost optimization in an internetwork. Avaya Technology, Haverstock & Owens, July 29, 2008: US07406539 (28 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are described for supporting routing intelligence for evaluating routing paths based on performance measurements. The routing intelligence may include processes executed in a self-contained device. This device may control one or more edge routers, based on performance data from e ...


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Omar Baldonado, Sean Finn, Timothy F Kaye, Jose Miguel Pulido, Faisal Siddiqi, Ryan J Tetreault: Assured path optimization. Avaya, Sheridan Ross P C, October 16, 2012: US08289845 (22 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to simultaneously monitoring the performance of differing communication paths between selected sites for detecting performance problems over one of the monitored paths, and moving packet traffic to one or more other better performing paths.


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Omar C Balonado, Sean P Finn, Mansour J Karam, Michael A Lloyd, Herbert S Madan, James G McGuire, Jose Miguel Pulido Villaverde: Method and apparatus for coordinating routing parameters via a back-channel communication medium. Avaya Technology, Haverstock & Owens, March 25, 2008: US07349994 (21 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are described for enabling routers to coordinate via a back-channel communication medium. The information exchanged over the back-channel is used to increase the number of paths considered for the routers during route optimization. The Decision Makers may assert routes and prefix ...


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Omar C Balonado, Sean P Finn, Mansour J Karam, Michael A Lloyd, Herbert S Madan, James G McGuire, Jose Miguel Pulido Villaverde: Method and apparatus for coordinating routing parameters via a back-channel communication medium. Avaya, Sheridan Ross P C, March 9, 2010: US07675868 (6 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are described for enabling routers to coordinate via a back-channel communication medium. The information exchanged over the back-channel is used to increase the number of paths considered for the routers during route optimization. The Decision Makers may assert routes and prefix ...


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Omar C Balonado, Sean P Finn, Mansour J Karam, Michael A Lloyd, Herbert S Madan, James G McGuire, Jose Miguel Pulido Villaverde: Method and apparatus for performance and cost optimization in an internetwork. Avaya, Sheridan Ross P C, November 23, 2010: US07840704 (3 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are described for supporting routing intelligence for evaluating routing paths based on performance measurements. The routing intelligence may include processes executed in a self-contained device. This device may control one or more edge routers, based on performance data from e ...


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Stephen H Ellis, Sean Finn, Kanzhe Jiang, Jose Miguel Pulido, Faisal Siddiqi: Distributed measurement system configurator tool. Avaya, Sheridan Ross P C, January 25, 2011: US07876690 (2 worldwide citation)

A monitoring system gathers both site-to-site measurements, and agent-to-agent measurements, wherein one or more agents are distributed in one or more sites in a distributed network environment. Site-to-site measurements between two sites, such as site one and site two, are obtained by testing betwe ...


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Omar Castillo Baldonado, Mansour Karam, Michael Alan Lloyd, Jose Miguel Pulido: Hierarchical fair scheduling algorithm in a distributed measurement system. Avaya, Sheridan Ross P C, December 28, 2010: US07860918 (1 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides embodiments of a network monitoring system that includes a scheduling agent for generating groupings of test agents and scheduling network measurements to be performed by each test agent grouping. The system may provide identifiers to members of first and second sets o ...


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Feick Wayne Allen, Finn Sean P, Karam Mansour J, Lloyd Michael A, Madan Herbert S, Mcguire James G, Villaverde Jose Miguel Pulido, Baldonado Omar C: Method and apparatus for communicating data within measurement traffic. Routescience Technologies, Feick Wayne Allen, Finn Sean P, Karam Mansour J, Lloyd Michael A, Madan Herbert S, Mcguire James G, Villaverde Jose Miguel Pulido, Baldonado Omar C, sSUZUE Kente, April 25, 2002: WO/2002/033893 (1 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatuses for communicating data within measurement traffic are described. Embodiments that send, receive and both send and receive are described. Some embodiments are described that compute statistics based at least partly on measurement traffic. Some embodiments are described that co ...


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