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Maged Beshai
Maged E Beshai: Balanced bufferless switch. Nortel Networks, Anderson Gorecki & Manaras, May 26, 2009: US07539181 (2 worldwide citation)

A high capacity distributed switching system comprises electronic edge nodes connected to a balanced bufferless switch which may be electronic or optical. The balanced bufferless switch comprises a balanced connector and a switch fabric. The balanced connector comprises an array of temporally cyclic ...


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Maged Beshai
Maged E Beshai: Balanced bufferless switch. Rockstar Bidco, Anderson Gorecki & Manaras, March 20, 2012: US08139570 (1 worldwide citation)

A high capacity distributed switching system comprises electronic edge nodes connected to a balanced bufferless switch which may be electronic or optical. The balanced bufferless switch comprises a balanced connector and a switch fabric. The balanced connector comprises an array of temporally cyclic ...


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Felix V Diaz, Jack H Stanley: Distributed switching system. DSC Communications Corporation, Baker Mills & Glast, August 15, 1989: US04858232 (81 worldwide citation)

A switching system (10) configured in a ring topology (14) is disclosed. The system (10) causes one or more 125 microsecond isochronous frames (20) to circulate in the ring (14) at any given instant in time. A delay circuit (22) temporarily saves an oldest one of the isochronous frames (20) until a ...


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Ronald P Bianchini Jr, Jeff Schulz, Veera Reddy, Joseph A Hook: Queue resynch: synchronous real-time upgrade of a distributed switching system. Marconi Communications, Angel M Schwartz, October 29, 2002: US06473433 (53 worldwide citation)

A switch of a network connected to a switch control processor. The switch includes port cards which receive packets from and send packets to the network. The switch comprises a switch control processor for providing control information. The switch includes fabrics for switching the packets. The fabr ...


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Ronald L Ward, Walter C Robertson Jr, Kevin W Hager: Telecommunications network architecture enabling local services resale in a legacy network. Alcatel USA Sourcing, Baker & Botts L, March 7, 2000: US06035028 (39 worldwide citation)

A telecommunications network (80, 120, 140) for enabling resale of local services includes a distributed switching system (88) owned by an incumbent local exchange carrier which has a call control computing platform (100) coupled to a digital loop carrier (86), where the digital loop carrier (86) is ...


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Bruce Merrill Bales, Norman Chin Hung Chan: Fully distributed message storage facilities in a distributed switching system. Lucent Technologies, John C Moran, July 14, 1998: US05781615 (34 worldwide citation)

Storing messages intended for a communication terminal in a service circuit associated with the local network of a switch node serving the communication terminal. A switch node may have one or more local networks and can use a service circuit of these networks to store the message. If the switch nod ...


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Menachem T Ardon: Switching system reliability. AT&T Bell Laboratories, Ross T Watland, May 19, 1992: US05115425 (31 worldwide citation)

A distributed switching system where calls are processed in one of two call processing modes: 1) in a first call processing mode, available paths through a time-multiplexed switch (TMS) are selected without reference to whether the paths are presently established through the TMS, and 2) in a second ...


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Hiromichi Mori, Jun Matsumoto, Masanobu Fujioka: Distributed switching system. Kokusai Denshin Denwa Kabushiki Kaisha, Pollock Vande Sande & Priddy, December 20, 1983: US04421955 (26 worldwide citation)

A distributed switching system is disclosed which includes a plurality of simple-function switching units interconnected by speech path links, each unit having a speech-path switch, a plurality of processing units connected to speech-paths for use in signal and call processing, and an inter-unit bus ...


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Yoshito Sakurai, Shinobu Gohara, Kenichi Ohtsuki, Takao Kato, Hiroshi Kuwahara, Eiichi Amada: Distributed switching system having at least one module. Hitachi, Antonelli Terry Stout & Kraus, April 30, 1996: US05513177 (23 worldwide citation)

A switching system for integratedly switching voice, data, image information and the like. The switching system comprises a plurality of front-end modules each adapted to perform a switching processing in association with a subscriber line or a trunk line, and a single or a plurality of central modu ...


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Cedell Adam Alexander Jr, Loren Douglas Larsen: Portable networking interface method and apparatus for distributed switching system. International Business Machines Corporation, Winstead PC, Joscelyn G Cockburn, March 18, 2008: US07346075 (21 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method to provide a portable networking interface for distributed switching systems. Two Application Program Interfaces (APIs) are defined for communication to a Forwarding Database Distribution Library (FDDL). The FDDL sits between network client applications and the switch device ...