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Christie Joseph M, Gardner Michael Joseph, Duree Albert Daniel, Wiley William Lyle, Nelson Tracy Lee: Broadband telecommunications system interface. Sprint Communications Co, August 18, 1999: EP0935856-A1 (8 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 (1054) to select ATM connections (1130) and then interwork the ISDN connections (1120, 1123) with selected ATM connect ...


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Bugenhagen Michael K, Morrill Robert J, Wiley William Lyle: System and method for call routing based on transmission performance of a packet network. Embarq Holdings Company, Bugenhagen Michael K, Morrill Robert J, Wiley William Lyle, SONNENSCHEIN NATH PO Box 061080 Wacker Drive Station Chicago IL 60606, January 31, 2008: WO/2008/013649 (3 worldwide citation)

A system and method that establishes a phone call over a packet network. The process may include receiving a call request from an originating call device on a packet network to call a terminating call device. A first transmission path may be determined between the originating and terminating call de ...


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Bugenhagen Michael K, Morrill Robert J, Wiley William Lyle: System and method for collecting network performance information. Embarq Holdings Company, Bugenhagen Michael K, Morrill Robert J, Wiley William Lyle, COLLINS Darren W, August 14, 2008: WO/2008/097254 (3 worldwide citation)

A network communications device including an input/output (I/O) unit configured to communicate (303) data packets to and from a communications network (300) and at least one module. The module(s) may be configured to count total data packets being communicated via the I/O unit during a time period, ...


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Bugenhagen Michael K, Morrill Robert J, Wiley William Lyle: System and method for adjusting codec speed in a transmission path during call set-up. Embarq Holdings Company, Bugenhagen Michael K, Morrill Robert J, Wiley William Lyle, COLLINS Darren W, March 13, 2008: WO/2008/030292 (1 worldwide citation)

A system and method for establishing a phone call over a packet network. The process may receive a call request from an originating call device to a termination call device. A determination may be made to determine whether the terminating call device is available. If the terminating call device is d ...


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Bugenhagen Michael K, Morrill Robert J, Wiley William Lyle: System and method for managing subscriber usage of a communications network. Embarq Holdings Company, Bugenhagen Michael K, Morrill Robert J, Wiley William Lyle, SONNENSCHEIN NATH Post Office Box 061080 Wacker Drive Station Sears Tower Chicago IL 60606 1080, January 10, 2008: WO/2008/005393 (1 worldwide citation)

A system and method for managing subscriber usage of a packet network. The system may include at least one database configured to store network performance information of data packets including real-time content and non-real-time content communicated over a packet network. The database may further b ...


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Christie Joseph M, Gardner Michael Joseph, Duree Albert Daniel, Wiley William Lyle, Nelson Tracy Lee: Telecommunications tandem system for circuit-based traffic. Sprint Communications Co, July 28, 1999: EP0931398-A1

The invention is a tandem system (300) for providing a tandem connection for circuit-based traffic. This tandem system comprises an ATM cross-connect (370), ATM interworking multiplexers (360, 364), and a signaling processor (350). The multiplexer converts the traffic received by the tandem system i ...


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Christie Joseph M, Gardner Michael Joseph, Duree Albert Daniel, Wiley William Lyle: Broadband telecommunications system. Sprint Communications Co, July 28, 1999: EP0931402-A1

A telecommunication system that can integrate the capabilities of broadband components with the capabilities of conventional circuit switches. A signalling processor (140) receives and processes a first telecommunications signalling message (160) for the call to provide control and signalling messag ...


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Christie Joseph M de, Wiley William Lyle, Howell Royal D: Telecommunications system. Sprint Communications Co, November 3, 1999: EP0953240-A1

The invention comprises a telecommunications signalling processor (400) for processing Signalling System #7 (SS7) telecommunication signaling messages to select ATM virtual connections and provide control messages indicating the selected ATM virtual connections. The signaling processor comprises: a ...


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Nelson Tracy Lee, Wiley William Lyle, Duree Albert Daniel: System and method for transporting a call in a telecommunication network. Sprint Communications Co, August 4, 1999: EP0932971-A1

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 (106) transmits a call having call signaling and user communications. A signaling processor (112) receives the call signaling from the first c ...


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Christie Joseph Michael, Bahl Nau Chand, Duree Albert Daniel, Gardner Michael Joseph, Sbisa Daniel Charles, Wiley William Lyle: Method and network for call processing. Sprint Communications Co, June 24, 1998: EP0848875-A1

A system for processing telecommunications signaling. Signaling for a call is received into a signaling processor (110). The signaling processor (110) processes the call and generates new signaling incorporating the processing. The new signaling is transferred to network elements (135) as appropriat ...