Jennifer J.-N. Liu
Li Mo, James A Spallin, Jennifer J Liu, Abinder S Dhillon, James H Buchanan, Badarinath Devalla: System and method for resizing the physical link bandwidth based on utilization thereof. Fujitsu, Marc A Hubbard, Gardere Wynne Sewell, July 17, 2007: US07245635 (9 worldwide citation)

A method for allocating and resizing a link on a communication medium is provided. The utilization of an allocated link is monitored and an unused bandwidth thereof is determined. Upon request for allocation of a second link, at least a portion of the unused bandwidth is included in the bandwidth of ...

Maged Beshai
Maged E Beshai: Temporal-spatial burst switching. Nortel Networks, Withrow & Terranova PLLC, November 22, 2011: US08064341 (3 worldwide citation)

Expanding the coverage of a time-shared network comprising electronic edge nodes interconnected by bufferless fast-switching optical nodes is enabled by combining spatial switching with temporal switching. The output side of each edge node preferably connects to a large number of core switches throu ...

Maged Beshai
Maged E Beshai, Lindsay McGuinness: Balanced high-capacity switch. Nortel Networks, Anderson Gorecki & Manaras, September 15, 2009: US07590110 (2 worldwide citation)

A high capacity switching node comprises a lattice structure of low-latency switch units and a plurality of balanced connectors interfacing electronic edge nodes to diagonal subsets of said switch units. The edge nodes may be collocated with the switch units or remotely located. The switch units may ...


Dah Ming Chiu, Ram Sudama: Apparatus and method for realtime monitoring of network sessions in a local area network. Digital Equipment Corporation, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett and Dunner, March 31, 1992: US05101402 (354 worldwide citation)

A method is used for collecting information at the session level for a multiple node distributed processing system. A first component software program monitors all packets passing through a node and extracts packet headers having a predetermined format from all nodes. A second component software pro ...

Carl Magnus Frodigh, Perols Leif Mikael Gudmundson: Adaptive channel allocation in a frequency division multiplexed system. Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson, Brian T Rivers, Jenkens & Gilchrist PC, March 10, 1998: US05726978 (333 worldwide citation)

A method and system of adaptive channel allocation in a frequency division multiplexed system is provided. In the method and system a subset of M subcarriers is chosen from a larger set of N subcarriers available for communications on a link. As communications take place on the link, signal quality ...

Michael Pease, Christopher Bouchat, Brian Roman Dobeck, James T Sauerwein Jr, Eric Youngblood: Terminal configurable for use within an unknown regulatory domain. Hand Held Products, Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti P C, October 22, 2013: US08565107 (257 worldwide citation)

A terminal for use within an unknown regulatory domain, and a computer program product and method for configuring the terminal, are provided. The terminal can comprise first program instructions to actively scan one or more domain independent channels in a frequency band, second program instructions ...

Kevin Christopher Miller, Eric Jason Brandwine, Andrew J Doane: Using virtual networking devices to connect managed computer networks. Amazon Technologies, Seed IP Law Group PLLC, August 2, 2011: US07991859 (217 worldwide citation)

Techniques are described for providing managed virtual computer networks whose configured logical network topology may have one or more virtual networking devices, such as by a network-accessible configurable network service, with corresponding networking functionality provided for communications be ...

Neil R Diener, Karl A Miller, William R Seed, Thomas H Scholl: System and method for management of a shared frequency band. Cisco Technology, Edell Shapiro & Finnan, September 9, 2008: US07424268 (213 worldwide citation)

A system, method, software and related functions are provided for managing activity in a radio frequency band that is shared, both in frequency and time, by signals of multiple types. An example of such a frequency band is an unlicensed frequency band. Radio frequency energy in the frequency band is ...

Vijay K Bhagavath, Joel E Short, Anurag K Garg: Network usage monitoring device and associated method. Nomadix, Alston & Bird, March 28, 2006: US07020082 (209 worldwide citation)

A network usage monitoring module is provided for monitoring network usage at a network access point, i.e. network traffic aggregation point, typically at a gateway device or a similar network interface device. As such, the network usage monitoring module can monitor the usage of a number of network ...