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Christopher L Darling, Sean B House, Aamer Hydrie, Joseph M Joy, Robert V Welland: Network load balancing with traffic routing. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes PLLC, July 28, 2009: US07567504 (68 worldwide citation)

In an exemplary method implementation, a method includes: receiving a packet requesting a new connection at a forwarding component; sending the packet from the forwarding component to a classifying component; selecting, by the classifying component, a route for the new connection; and plumbing, by t ...


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Abolade Gbadegesin, Sean B House, Aamer Hydrie, Joseph M Joy, Sanjay N Kaniyar, Robert V Welland: Network load balancing with connection manipulation. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes PLLC, October 20, 2009: US07606929 (9 worldwide citation)

In an exemplary device implementation, a device includes: a connection migrator that is configured to migrate connections away from the device; the connection migrator capable of precipitating a compilation of protocol state for a connection across a protocol stack; the connection migrator adapted t ...


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Dimitris Achlioptas, Sean B House: Stateless, affinity-preserving load balancing. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes PLLC, April 6, 2010: US07693050 (9 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to an architecture that facilitates load balancing among a plurality of hosts and preserve session affinity to a given host. An incoming stream of data packets that include packet sessions is input to one or more forwarding mechanisms for forwarding to one or more hosts. The fo ...


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Nir Ben Zvi, Sean B House, Joseph Joy: Supporting point-to-point intracluster communications between replicated cluster nodes. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes PLLC, December 8, 2009: US07631100 (9 worldwide citation)

A system and methods for carrying out point-to-point intracluster communications between hosts is provided. The disclosed system enables communication protocol layer components of hosts within a cluster to continue to operate in a cluster mode while facilitating such point-to-point communications. I ...


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Subramanian Muralidhar, Stephen Frederick Starck, Sean B House, Simon Cavanagh, Fabio Meireles F Valbuena, Ramesh Nagarajan: Extensible query language with support for rich data types. Microsoft Corporation, Woodcock Washburn, September 14, 2010: US07797304 (7 worldwide citation)

A query language has support for rich data types. A query language system contains an application configured to generate queries according to the query language. In addition, the system has a platform for handling queries that are generated using the provided query language. The platform contains an ...


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Dimitris Achlioptas, Sean B House: Stateless, affinity-preserving load balancing. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes PLLC, March 13, 2012: US08134916 (2 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to an architecture that facilitates load balancing among a plurality of hosts and preserve session affinity to a given host. An incoming stream of data packets that include packet sessions is input to one or more forwarding mechanisms for forwarding to one or more hosts. The fo ...


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Sean B House, Joseph Joy, Rajesh Dadhia: Bi-directional affinity within a load-balancing multi-node network interface. Microsoft Corporation, May 27, 2008: US07380002 (2 worldwide citation)

A new network load balancing/firewall node for use in a system including multiple network load balancing/firewall nodes is disclosed. The network load balancing/firewall applies bi-directional load balancing affinity with regard to requests from external clients and corresponding responses from inte ...


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Ramesh Nagarajan, Subramanian Muralidhar, Stephen Frederick Starck, Sean B House, Simon Cavanagh, Fabio Meireles Fernandez Valbuena, Katica Iceva: Extensible command execution for entity data model platform. Microsoft Corporation, Turocy & Watson, January 25, 2011: US07877397

Systems and methods that translate queries defined by an entity model, to a dialect recognizable by storage provider (e.g., relational store). A bridge component facilitates translation of a rich object structure into flat relational constructs, which can then be executed by a relational store. Acco ...


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Christopher L Darling, Sean B House, Aamer Hydrie, Joseph M Joy, Robert V Welland: Network load balancing with traffic routing. Lee & Hayes Pllc, December 30, 2004: US20040264481-A1

In an exemplary method implementation, a method includes: receiving a packet requesting a new connection at a forwarding component; sending the packet from the forwarding component to a classifying component; selecting, by the classifying component, a route for the new connection; and plumbing, by t ...


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Abolade Gbadegesin, Sean B House, Aamer Hydrie, Joseph M Joy, Sanjay N Kaniyar, Robert V Welland: Network load balancing with connection manipulation. Lee & Hayes Pllc, March 10, 2005: US20050055435-A1

In an exemplary device implementation, a device includes: a connection migrator that is configured to migrate connections away from the device; the connection migrator capable of precipitating a compilation of protocol state for a connection across a protocol stack; the connection migrator adapted t ...