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Michael D Schroeder, Roger M Needham, Charles P Thacker, Andrew D Birrell, Thomas L Rodeheffer, Edwin H Satterthwaite Jr, Hallam G Murray Jr: High-speed mesh connected local area network. Digital Equipment Corporation, Flehr Hohbach Test Albritton & Herbert, February 11, 1992: US05088091 (113 worldwide citation)

A mesh connected local area network provides automatic packet switching and routing between host computers coupled to the network. The network has a multiplicity of cut-through, nonblocking switches, each capable of simultaneously routing a multiplicity of data packets. Low host-to-host latency is a ...


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John Anderson, Steven J Brandt, Joseph C Coffey, Bruce Ogren, Kamlesh G Patel, Cyle D Petersen, Michael D Schroeder, John Stasny: Managed fiber connectivity systems. ADC Telecommunications, Merchant & Gould P C, April 8, 2014: US08690593 (58 worldwide citation)

A communications connection system includes an adapter module defining at least first and second ports and at least one media reading interface mounted at one of the ports. The first adapter module is configured to receive a fiber optic connector at each port. Some type of connectors may be formed a ...


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Michael D Schroeder: Package system. Wood Herron & Evans, June 5, 2007: US07225937 (37 worldwide citation)

A package system which combines an article and a container in an integrated package with the article secured in nested relationship within a recess of the container. The recess has sufficient depth such that portions of the side walls of the container extend outwardly effectively beyond an exposed s ...


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Mark Smrha, Michael D Schroeder, Michael Gunderson, Vern Loch: Managed connectivity in fiber optic systems and methods thereof. ADC Telecommunications, Merchant & Gould P C, December 3, 2013: US08596882 (17 worldwide citation)

A fiber optic connector arrangement includes a printed circuit board coupled to a connector housing. The printed circuit board includes a memory storage device that is configured to store physical layer information pertaining to the fiber optic connector arrangement. The printed circuit board also d ...


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John Anderson, Steven J Brandt, Joseph C Coffey, Kamlesh G Patel, Cyle D Petersen, Michael D Schroeder, John Stasny: Managed fiber connectivity systems. Tyco Electronics Services, Merchant & Gould P C, September 22, 2015: US09140859 (8 worldwide citation)

A communications connection system includes a fiber optic connector including a storage device having memory configured to store physical layer information. The storage device also includes at least one contact member that is electrically connected to the memory. Certain types of fiber optic connect ...


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Paul D Lofstrom, Stephen P LeClair, David D Koester, Michael D Schroeder: Cover including multiple cover plates with damped layers. Seagate Technology, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, February 24, 2004: US06697213 (7 worldwide citation)

A cover for a disc drive assembly including multiple damped cover plates. The multiple damped cover plates include a first cover plate and a second cover plate. Each of the first and second cover plates includes a damped structure, such as a viscoelastic damping layer, to damp vibration of the cover ...


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John Anderson, Steven J Brandt, Joseph C Coffey, Bruce Ogren, Kamlesh G Patel, Cyle D Petersen, Michael D Schroeder, John Stasny: Managed fiber connectivity systems. CommScope Technologies, Merchant & Gould P C, August 16, 2016: US09417399 (6 worldwide citation)

A communications connection system includes a fiber optic adapter module configured to receive multiple fiber optic connectors. The fiber optic adapter module includes one or more media reading interfaces. Each media reading interface is configured to determine whether a fiber optic connector is rec ...


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Kent J Forbord, Michael D Schroeder: Cable connector conformable to disc drive housing. Seagate Technolgy, Shawn B Dempster, May 22, 2001: US06236533 (6 worldwide citation)

A cable connector includes a connector housing mounted to an edge of a circuit board so that the connector is electrically connected to circuits on the circuit board. The circuit board and cable connector are mountable to a disc drive housing. The cable connector housing has an external configuratio ...


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Mark Smrha, Michael D Schroeder, Michael Gunderson, Vern Loch: Managed connectivity in fiber optic systems and methods thereof. Tyco Electronics Services, Merchant & Gould P C, November 3, 2015: US09176294 (5 worldwide citation)

A fiber optic connector arrangement includes a printed circuit board coupled to a connector housing. The printed circuit board includes a memory storage device that is configured to store physical layer information pertaining to the fiber optic connector arrangement. The printed circuit board also d ...


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Michael D Schroeder, Ponharith Nhep, Steven C Zimmel: LC connector and method of assembly. ADC Telecommunications, Merchant & Gould P C, June 17, 2014: US08753022 (5 worldwide citation)

A fiber optic connector includes a front housing having sidewalls each defining a slot and a rear insert with a pair of locking flanges extending radially away, the locking flanges configured to snap-fit into the slots, each locking flange defining a front face and a rear face, the radially outermos ...