Irwin Gerszberg, Robert Raymond Miller II, Jesse Eugene Russell, Edward L Wallace: Integrated services director (ISD) overall architecture. AT&T, Banner & Witcoff, July 23, 2002: US06424646 (61 worldwide citation)

A video enable answering machine having many new features including customized video announcement messages, caller ID based video announcement messages, and time based video announcement messages.

Irwin Gerszberg, Robert Raymond Miller II, Dennis Matthew Romain, Jesse Eugene Russell, Philip Andrew Treventi: Hybrid fiber twisted pair local loop network service architecture. AT&T, March 19, 2002: US06359881 (61 worldwide citation)

A new architecture capable of utilizing the existing twisted pair interface between customer premises equipment and an associated serving local switching office is used to provide a vast array of new services to customers. Using an intelligent services director (ISD) at the customer services equipme ...

Albert T Chow, Richard Henry Erving, Jinman Kim, Robert Raymond Miller II, Jesse E Russell, Wenchu Ying: Broadband network with enterprise wireless communication system for residential and business environment. AT&T, February 21, 2006: US07002995 (52 worldwide citation)

The present invention sets forth a network-centric service distribution architecture that integrates a wireless access system in the residence, SOHO, business or public environment through the use of a local broadband network, such as a Residential-Business Broadband Network (RBN), to the service pr ...

Richard Henry Erving, Robert Raymond Miller II, Jesse Eugene Russell: Wireless terminal having digital radio processing with automatic communication system selection capability. Lucent Technologies, Steinmetz, August 5, 1997: US05655003 (46 worldwide citation)

A wireless terminal utilizing digital radio processing utilizes stored program control to allow the wireless terminal to operate in a plurality of disposed wireless communication systems. In particular, the digital radio processing with appropriate stored program control operates in a plurality of w ...

Rafael Ben Michael, Robert Bennett, Theodore P Jamer, Robert Raymond Miller II, Anatoly A Tsaliovich: Intermittent node resolution for voice and data communication system. AT&T, October 1, 2002: US06459692 (43 worldwide citation)

A method of identifying and communicating the existence of Intermittent nodes in a communication network with a mixed TDMA/CSMA-CD MAC frame format, and of preventing these nodes from unnecessarily debasing existing voice channel connections. Information pertaining to intermittent nodes is included ...

Albert T Chow, Richard Henry Erving, Robert Raymond Miller II, Christopher W Rice, Jesse Eugene Russell, Wenchu Ying: Automatic wireless service activation in a private local wireless system. AT&T, November 4, 2003: US06643504 (42 worldwide citation)

Automatic activation (i.e., first time access) of digital wireless/cellular mobile telephones with a private/localized wireless/cellular system (i.e. a secondary system) occurs within an area having an overlapping macrocellular primary wireless communication system (i.e., a dominant system). Operati ...

Robert Raymond Miller II, Ashok N Rudrapatna, Jesse Eugene Russell: Broadband data reception system for WorldNet.TM. access. AT&T, July 27, 1999: US05930247 (39 worldwide citation)

Termination equipment for a WorldNet.TM. wireless network receives packet data from a data terminal of a DirecTV.TM. Settop Box. This data is directed to a recipient through a router and transmitted by wireless or coax LAN to customer premises data equipment. Replies to the network by customer premi ...

Nga Ling Li, Robert Raymond Miller II, Jeremiah A Okoro, Jesse Eugene Russell: Apparatus for providing redundant services path to customer premises equipment. AT&T, Banner & Witcoff, April 29, 2003: US06556660 (33 worldwide citation)

An apparatus that provides a redundant path for providing service using existing or original equipment when failure or degradation of performance of new equipment is detected in a communication network. A controller module monitors the performance of new equipment used to provide improved services t ...

Howard David Helms, Robert Raymond Miller II, Richard Robert Shively: Method and apparatus for reducing near-end crosstalk (NEXT) in discrete multi-tone modulator/demodulators. AT&T, November 7, 2000: US06144695 (32 worldwide citation)

This invention reduces near-end crosstalk between identical discrete multi-tone (DMT-type) modems by introducing the following modifications to modems at a central office or a subscriber premises. The modifications include: a mechanism for aligning the frames of all modems at the central office (CO) ...

Albert T Chow, Robert Raymond Miller II, John F Murray, Christopher W Rice: Architecture and method for using IEEE 802.11-like wireless LAN system to emulate private land mobile radio system (PLMRS) radio service. AT&T, Banner & Witcoff, December 11, 2007: US07307963 (29 worldwide citation)

An architecture is described for providing IP push-to-talk (IPP2T) service using a wireless local area network (WLAN) serving a plurality of subscriber terminals (STs), having at least one broadband access network terminal (BANT), the BANT coupled to and interacting with at least one of a plurality ...