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Joseph Michael Christie deceased, by Joseph S Christie executor, by Jean M Christie executor, Michael Joseph Gardner, William Lyle Wiley, Albert Daniel Duree, Tracy Lee Nelson: System and method for interfacing a local communication device. Sprint Communications Co, Harley R Ball, December 14, 1999: US06002689 (112 worldwide citation)

A system to interworking a call between a plurality of networks having different formats. The system has a GR-303 system, an integrated services digital network system, a service platform, and an asynchronous transfer mode system. The system has a signaling processor that is adapted to receive the c ...


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Joseph Michael Christie deceased, Joseph S Christie legal representative, Jean M Christie legal representative, Tracy Lee Nelson: Systems and methods for providing enhanced services for telecommunication call. Sprint Communications Co, Harley R Ball, Bruce C McClelland, July 6, 1999: US05920562 (106 worldwide citation)

A system and method provide enhanced services for a call that is transported from a communication device through an asynchronous transfer mode system. The call has user communications in asynchronous transfer mode cells and call signaling. A signaling processor receives the call signaling and proces ...


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Michael Joseph Gardner, Tracy Lee Nelson, William Lyle Wiley: Broadband telecommunications system interface. Sprint Communications C O, Harley R Ball, B Colr McClelland, February 8, 2000: US06023474 (59 worldwide citation)

The invention is a system for interfacing a GR-303 system with a broadband system. The broadband system can be an ATM system. The invention can process the GR-303 signaling to select ATM connections and then interwork the GR-303 connections with the selected ATM connections. The invention can interw ...


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Albert Daniel Duree, Tracy Lee Nelson: Telecommunications system with a connection processing system. Sprint Communications Co, Harley R Ball, August 17, 1999: US05940393 (57 worldwide citation)

The invention is a system and method for processing connections. Connection identifiers are assigned to indexes and stored in corresponding index latches. When communications arrive over a particular connection, the identifier for the particular connection is provided to all of the index latches. Th ...


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Joseph Michael Christie, Michael Joseph Gardner, Tracy Lee Nelson, William Lyle Wiley, Albert Daniel Duree: Broadband telecommunications system interface. Sprint Communications Company, Harle R Ball, Steven J Funk, Kevin D Robb, August 6, 2002: US06430195 (39 worldwide citation)

The invention is a system for interfacing an ISDN or non-ISDN system with a broadband system. The broadband system can be an ATM system. The invention can process the ISDN signaling to select ATM connections and then interwork the ISDN connections with the selected ATM connections. The invention can ...


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Joseph Michael Christie deceased, by Joseph S Christie legal representative, by Jean M Christie legal representative, Michael Joseph Gardner, William Lyle Wiley, Albert Daniel DuRee, Tracy Lee Nelson: Telecommunications tandem system for circuit-based traffic. Sprint Communications Company, Harley R Ball, January 11, 2000: US06014378 (38 worldwide citation)

The invention is a tandem system for providing a tandem connection for circuit-based traffic. This tandem system comprises an ATM cross-connect, ATM interworking multiplexers, and a signaling processor. The multiplexer converts the traffic received by the tandem system into ATM where it is routed th ...


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Tracy Lee Nelson, William Lyle Wiley, Albert Daniel DuRee: System and method for transporting a call in a telecommunication network. Sprint Communications Company, Harley R Ball, Steven J Funk, July 17, 2001: US06262992 (33 worldwide citation)

A system and method to detect a call trigger during a call without requiring a service platform to remain connected to the call. A first communication device transmits a call having call signaling and user communications. A signaling processor receives the call signaling from the first communication ...


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William Lyle Wiley, Michael Joseph Gardner, Tracy Lee Nelson, Royal Dean Howell, Albert Daniel DuRee: System and method for connecting a call. Sprint Communications Company, Harley R Hall, October 24, 2000: US06137800 (31 worldwide citation)

A system and method connects a call in a broadband system using the asynchronous transfer mode protocol for switching. Calls are connected over a SONET ring that has SONET multiplexers coupled by SONET paths. The SONET multiplexers are adapted to add calls to, and drop calls from, the SONET ring. An ...


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Joseph Michael Christie, Michael Joseph Gardner, Tracy Lee Nelson, William Lyle Wiley, Albert Daniel DuRee: Broadband telecommunications system interface. Sprint Communications Company, December 23, 2003: US06667982 (27 worldwide citation)

The invention is a system for interfacing a GR-303 system with a broadband system. The broadband system can be an ATM system. The invention can process the GR-303 signaling to select ATM connections and then interwork the GR-303 connections with the selected ATM connections. The invention can interw ...


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Michael Joseph Gardner, Tracy Lee Nelson, William Lyle Wiley, Joseph Michael Christie, Albert Daniel DuRee: System and method for connecting a call. Sprint Communications Company, March 9, 2004: US06704327 (23 worldwide citation)

A system and method for connecting a call in an asynchronous transfer mode system remotely controls an interworking unit. A communication device transports user communications and call signaling for a call. A signaling processor processes the call signaling to determine a connection for the call. An ...