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Paul D Brooks, Glen Hardin, Tom Gonder: Apparatus and methods for packetized content delivery over a bandwidth-efficient network. Time Warner Cable Enterprises, Gazdzinski & Associates PC, March 31, 2015: US08997136 (23 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for providing packetized content to users via a bandwidth-optimized network. In one embodiment, legacy and IPTV streams are carried over the same switched digital infrastructure, and freely intermixed without regard to their encoding or type. A user's selection for IPTV content ...


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Brian Floyd, Matt Smith, Stephanie Trotter: Apparatus and methods for controlled bandwidth reclamation. Time Warner Cable Enterprises, Gazdzinski & Associates PC, March 21, 2017: US09602414

Apparatus and methods for control of bandwidth reclamation in a content distribution network. In one embodiment, the invention provides a network operator or subscriber with the ability to disable or otherwise control reclamation in a switched digital video (SDV) network. A controller uses rules in ...


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Reuben Patterson, James Panagos: Multicast video program switching architecture. TIME WARNER CABLE ENTERPRISES, Gazdzinski & Associates PC, August 22, 2017: US09743151

Multicast video program switching architecture. In one embodiment, a user makes a request for service. A controller determines whether the channel is currently broadcast. When the channel is currently broadcast, redirect the user to an address of the channel. When the channel is not currently broadc ...


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Paul D Brooks: Apparatus and methods for packetized content delivery over a bandwidth-efficient network. January 26, 2012: US20120023535-A1

Methods and apparatus for providing packetized content to users via a bandwidth-optimized network. In one embodiment, legacy and IPTV streams are carried over the same switched digital infrastructure, and freely intermixed without regard to their encoding or type. A user's selection for IPTV content ...


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APPARATUS AND METHODS FOR PACKETIZED CONTENT DELIVERY OVER A BANDWIDTH EFFICIENT NETWORK. September 17, 2015: US20150264447-A1

Methods and apparatus for providing packetized content to users via a bandwidth-optimized network. In one embodiment, legacy and IPTV streams are carried over the same switched digital infrastructure, and freely intermixed without regard to their encoding or type. A user's selection for IPTV content ...


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APPARATUS AND METHODS FOR DELIVERY OF MULTICAST AND UNICAST CONTENT IN A CONTENT DELIVERY NETWORK. January 26, 2017: US20170026712-A1

Methods and apparatus for providing delivery of content to client devices of a network via both multicast and unicast mechanisms. In one embodiment, a system for use in a managed content delivery network is described to bridge multicast to unicast, so that the total network bandwidth consumption is ...


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PACKETIZED CONTENT DELIVERY APPARATUS AND METHODS. April 6, 2017: US20170099212-A1

Apparatus and methods for delivery of content in a packetized network. In one embodiment, content and/or services can be associated with an IP address. The IP address may be assigned to multiple server devices disposed at geographically diverse locations. Delivery caches may advertise, via a routing ...



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