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Louis F Menditto, Barron C Housel, Tzu Ming Tsang, Mauro Zallocco, Gaurang K Shah, Jan Vilhuber, Anurag Bhargava, Pranav K Tiwari, Robert M Batz, Scott W Brim: System and method for processing a request for information in a network. Cisco Technology, Baker Botts L, December 27, 2005: US06981029 (252 worldwide citation)

An information service provider network includes a content gateway to process requests for information from a client terminal. The content gateway includes a router for receiving a request for information from the client terminal. The request includes a domain name and additional content. The router ...


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Louis F Menditto, Barron C Housel, Tzu Ming Tsang, Mauro Zallocco, Gaurang K Shah, Jan Vilhuber, Anurag Bhargava, Pranav K Tiwari, Robert M Batz, Scott W Brim: System and method for processing a request for information in a network. Cisco Technology, Baker Botts L, March 10, 2009: US07502836 (207 worldwide citation)

An information service provider network includes a content gateway to process requests for information from a client terminal. The content gateway includes a router for receiving a request for information from the client terminal. The request includes a domain name and additional content. The router ...


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Louis F Menditto, Barron C Housel, Tzu Ming Tsang, Mauro Zallocco, Gaurang K Shah, Jan Vilhuber, Anurag Bhargava, Pranav K Tiwari, Robert M Batz, Scott W Brim: System and method for qualifying requests in a network. Cisco Technology, Baker Botts L, November 22, 2005: US06968389 (148 worldwide citation)

An information service provider network includes a content gateway to process requests for information from a client terminal. The content gateway includes a router for receiving a domain name server query from an originator associated with a request for information. The router including a database ...


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Robert M Batz, Chris O Rourke: System and method for providing source awareness in a wireless application protocol network environment. Cisco Technology, Baker Botts L, October 10, 2006: US07120148 (67 worldwide citation)

A method for communicating in a wireless application protocol (WAP) network environment is provided that includes receiving a request packet at a WAP gateway and positioning an identifier into the request packet. A content switch then identifies the identifier and correlates the identifier to a sour ...


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Robert M Batz, Andrew R Rothwell, Wilfred Wong: Protocol for transporting reservation system data over a TCP/IP network. Cisco Technology, Cesari and McKenna, June 29, 1999: US05918022 (46 worldwide citation)

An ALPS tunneling protocol (ATP) is used to transport airline reservation data over ATP virtual circuits extending between branch and data center resources of an air-line reservation internetwork system. The resources include branch and data center routers, along with AX.25/EMTOX virtual circuits, b ...


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Robert M Batz, Mark Albert, Louis F Menditto, Laurent H Andriantsiferana, Pranav K Tiwari: System and method for managing network access for an end user. Cisco Technology, Baker Botts L, June 7, 2011: US07958238 (39 worldwide citation)

A method for managing network access is provided that includes receiving a signal indicating a change in a network parameter, the change reflecting that an end user associated with a communication session has changed from using a first network node to a second network node. Each of the network nodes ...


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Chris O Rourke, Gaurang K Shah, Louis F Menditto, Mark Albert, Michael S Sutton, Pranav K Tiwari, Robert M Batz, Richard Gray, Sean W Hull, Tzu Ming Tsang: Method for protecting a firewall load balancer from a denial of service attack. Cisco Technology, Baker Botts L, October 31, 2006: US07131140 (28 worldwide citation)

A method for protecting firewall load balancers from a denial of service attack is provided. Packets are received by the firewall load balancer. Each packet has a source and a destination. The firewall load balancer is equipped with a connection database that can contain entries about the packets. U ...


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Chris O Rourke, Barron C Housel, Robert M Batz, Steven C Klein: Method allocation scheme for maintaining server load balancers services in a high throughput environment. Cisco Technology, Baker Botts L, August 8, 2006: US07089328 (16 worldwide citation)

An improved client network address translation (“NAT”) system is provided. A memory allocation scheme is provided for initializing connection control blocks with the client NAT addresses when a storage pool of connection control blocks are allocated. This avoids the costly overhead as connections ar ...


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Chris O Rourke, Robert M Batz: System and method for providing source awareness in a network environment. Cisco Technology, Baker Botts L, February 6, 2007: US07173933 (15 worldwide citation)

A method for communicating in a network environment is provided that includes receiving a request packet and positioning an identifier into the request packet. The identifier may be identified and correlated to a source that generated the request packet. An internet protocol (IP) address associated ...


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Chris O Rourke, Barron C Housel, Robert M Batz, Steven C Klein: Preallocation of client network address translation addresses for client-server networks. Cisco Technology, Baker Botts L, July 4, 2006: US07072981 (14 worldwide citation)

An improved client network address translation (“NAT”) system is provided. Methods are provided for initializing connection control blocks with the client NAT addresses when a storage pool of connection control blocks are allocated. This avoids the costly overhead as connections are created and dest ...