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William Scott Taylor, David E Massengill: Systems and methods to monitor communications to identify a communications problem. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Hanley Flight & Zimmerman, July 12, 2011: US07978627 (134 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods to monitor communications to identify a communications problem are disclosed. An example method to monitor communication includes mirroring a first port on a first network element communicatively coupled to a virtual circuit to a second port on a second network element communicat ...


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William Scott Taylor, David E Massengill: Method and system for connecting a subscriber to an advertiser prior to call completion. AT&T Delaware Intellectual Property, Merchant & Gould, May 20, 2008: US07376223 (91 worldwide citation)

A method and system are provided for connecting a subscriber to an advertiser prior to call completion in an intelligent telecommunications network. A subscriber telephone line is provisioned to receive advertisements which are stored in an originating switch in the telecommunications network. Once ...


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James Parks, Robert S Gehret, Scott Livingston, Michael L O&apos Banion, Robert P Welsh, William Scott Taylor, Todd L Huston, Edwin G Zehr, Scott Stropkay, David Louis Weissburg, Mark Allen Nichols, William R Stumpf, Lewis Hampton Rohr, Henry Louis Tew, Thomas S Paladino, Paul Eichelberger, David Edmund Duncanson, Jerry Wayne Holleman, Adan Ayala: Table saw. Black & Decker, Adan Ayala, June 10, 2003: US06575067 (80 worldwide citation)

A table saw including a base, a main table supported by the base, first and second rails attached to the table, a sliding table fixedly attached to the rails and sliding along the longitudinal axis of the rails and a cross-cut table slidably movable in a direction perpendicular to the longitudinal a ...


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Paul Shala Henry, William Scott Taylor, Robert Bennett, Farhad Barzegar, Irwin Gerszberg, Donald J Barnickel, Thomas M Willis III: Transmission medium having multiple cores and methods for use therewith. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Guntin & Gust, Ed Guntin, November 8, 2016: US09490869 (67 worldwide citation)

Aspects of the subject disclosure may include, for example, a transmission medium for propagating electromagnetic waves. The transmission medium can include a plurality of cores for selectively guiding an electromagnetic wave of a plurality of electromagnetic waves longitudinally along each core, an ...


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William Scott Taylor, Thad June: Method and system for provisioning and maintaining a circuit in a data network. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Ed Guntin, Akerman Senterfitt, December 23, 2008: US07469282 (45 worldwide citation)

A method and system are provided for provisioning a circuit in a data network without manual intervention. A network management module receives an order for provisioning the circuit and then, based on the order, transmits a request to a legacy logical element module to configure a logical circuit in ...


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William Scott Taylor: System and method for generating a chronic circuit report for use in proactive maintenance of a communication network. BellSouth Intellectual Property Corporation, Jones Day, January 3, 2006: US06983401 (43 worldwide citation)

A method for generating a chronic circuit report for use in maintaining a communication network is provided. The method comprises the steps of searching a database for information regarding circuit exceptions reported in a communication system, compiling a listing of circuits and circuit exception i ...


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William Scott Taylor, David E Massengill: System and method for analyzing asynchronous transfer mode communications. Bellsouth Intellectual Property, Merchant & Gould, April 3, 2007: US07200148 (42 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for generating a command to monitor communications in a asynchronous transfer mode network are described. In an embodiment of the present invention, an analyst or automated system creates a command to instruct a network element to mirror a port to another network element in commu ...


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William Scott Taylor, David E Massengill: Method and system for retrieving link management interface status for a logical port. BellSouth Intellectual Property Corporation, Merchant & Gould, April 24, 2007: US07209452 (42 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for obtaining logical layer information in a frame relay and/or asynchronous transfer mode (ATM) network are described. In an exemplary embodiment, a physical layer test system, such as an integrated testing and analysis system, communicates with a broadband network management sy ...


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William Scott Taylor: Monitoring system for a communication network. BellSouth Intellectual Property Corporation, Jones Day, March 1, 2005: US06862351 (41 worldwide citation)

In accordance with another aspect of the invention defined by the claims, a monitoring system for a communication network having a plurality of network elements is provided. The monitoring system comprises a communication subsystem for receiving a first message from a first network element, a databa ...


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William Scott Taylor, Thad June: Method and system for obtaining logical performance data for a circuit in a data network. AT&T Delaware Intellectual Property Corporation, Merchant & Gould, June 24, 2008: US07391734 (32 worldwide citation)

A method and system are provided for obtaining logical performance data for a network circuit in a data network. The network circuit includes both a logical circuit and a physical circuit. A legacy physical element module sends a request for logical performance data to a logical element module throu ...