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Walter Andrew Lambeth: System and method for multiple virtual teams. VMware, November 15, 2011: US08060875 (156 worldwide citation)

A system and method for assigning virtual machines to network interfaces. A first virtual machine is assigned to a network interface according to a first rule and a second virtual machine is assigned to a network interface according to a second rule. The assignment rules are dependent on network con ...


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Walter Andrew Lambeth, Mallik Mahalingam: Partial copying of data to transmit buffer for virtual network device. VMware, February 2, 2010: US07657659 (32 worldwide citation)

In a virtualized computer system, a network frame is transmitted from a virtual machine using a network interface device, possibly through a virtual switch, by copying only a part of the network frame to the transmit buffers that have pre-translated mappings from guest physical addresses to hypervis ...


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Mallik Mahalingam, Ramu Arunachalam, Walter Andrew Lambeth: TCP/IP offload engine virtualization system and methods. VMware, Darryl A Smith, September 27, 2011: US08028071 (25 worldwide citation)

A virtual computer system enabling dynamic, aggregated use of multiple TCP/IP offload engines (TOEs) by the set of guest computer systems hosted on the virtual computer system. Each of the guest computer systems includes an offload selection switch and the associated virtual machine monitor includes ...


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Walter Andrew Lambeth, Anupam Dalal, Borislav Deianov, Jun Xiao: Private allocated networks over shared communications infrastructure. VMware, December 31, 2013: US08619771 (21 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems for implementing private allocated networks in a virtual infrastructure are presented. One method operation creates virtual switches in one or more hosts in the virtual infrastructure. Each port in the virtual switches is associated with a private allocated network (PAN) from a g ...


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Walter Andrew Lambeth, Jyothir Ramanan: IP subnet discovery with ranked results. VMware, June 28, 2011: US07970938 (2 worldwide citation)

An embodiment of the present invention is directed to a method of determining a probable IP subnet of a network. The method includes maintaining a table of possible networks. The entries of the table include respective network addresses, respective subnet masks, and respective scores. The method als ...


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Walter Andrew Lambeth, Mallik Mahalingam: Partial copying of data to transmit buffer for virtual network device. VMware, Terry McHugh, November 9, 2010: US07831739

In a virtualized computer system, a network frame is transmitted from a virtual machine using a network interface device, possibly through a virtual switch, by copying only a part of the network frame to the transmit buffers that have pre-translated mappings from guest physical addresses to hypervis ...


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Walter Andrew LAMBETH, Anupam DALAL, Borislav DEIANOV, Jun XIAO: Private Allocated Networks Over Shared Communications Infrastructure. Vmware, March 31, 2011: US20110075664-A1

Methods and systems for implementing private allocated networks in a virtual infrastructure are presented. One method operation creates virtual switches in one or more hosts in the virtual infrastructure. Each port in the virtual switches is associated with a private allocated network (PAN) from a g ...


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Walter Andrew LAMBETH, Mallik MAHALINGAM: Partial Copying of Data to Transmit Buffer for Virtual Network Device. Vmware, Vmware, April 15, 2010: US20100095045-A1

In a virtualized computer system, a network frame is transmitted from a virtual machine using a network interface device, possibly through a virtual switch, by copying only a part of the network frame to the transmit buffers that have pre-translated mappings from guest physical addresses to hypervis ...