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Wenge Chen: System and method of communicating video content. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Toler Law Group, September 29, 2009: US07596799 (9 worldwide citation)

A system and method of communicating video content is disclosed. In a particular embodiment, the method includes communicating a selection of a channel from a set-top box device to at least one server of an Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) system. The method also includes receiving a still image ...


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Denis Bagsby, Adam Klein, Lee M Chow: System and method of service product offer management. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Toler Law Group, December 1, 2009: US07627501 (9 worldwide citation)

The disclosure is generally directed to a system and method of managing and deploying Internet protocol television (IPTV) services. The method includes a service product offer management and deployment system. The method further includes a service product ordering subsystem to receive and process a ...


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Kyung Ho Kim, Hyeong Ho Son, Joon Hui Lee, Jong Yeul Suh: IPTV receiver and method for performing a personal video recorder function in the IPTV receiver. LG Electronics, McKenna Long & Aldridge, April 9, 2013: US08417091 (9 worldwide citation)

An IPTV receiver and a method for performing a Personal Video Recorder (PVR) function in the IPTV receiver are disclosed. Herein, the method can include downloading a widget application from a server, receiving a first request for executing the downloaded widget application from a user, executing th ...


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Olivier Le Moigne, Christopher Hawley: Access control list generation and validation tool. Alcatel Lucent, Kramer & Amado P C, December 14, 2010: US07853687 (9 worldwide citation)

This invention provides a tool for generating ACLs in an environment where a set of network elements or servers (e.g. web servers, IPTV servers, application servers . . . ) need to be secure. The tool also performs ACL validation to ensure that the filtering rules are correct before they are deploye ...


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Hallenstål Magnus, Cagenius Torbjörn, Fasbender Andreas: Method and apparatuses for establishing a secure channel between a user terminal and a sip server. Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson, Hallenstål Magnus, Cagenius Torbjörn, Fasbender Andreas, LIND Robert, November 22, 2007: WO/2007/131548 (9 worldwide citation)

A method of establishing a secure communication channel between a user terminal (2) and a SIP server (14) for the purpose of controlling a service such as an IPTV service. The method comprises sending from the user terminal (2) to the SIP server (14) a session initiation request, via an IP Multimedi ...


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Raghvendra G Savoor, Zhi Li, Orestis Manthoulis, Russell B Bellford, Stuart Lynch Blackburn: System and method for a video content service monitoring and provisioning architecture. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Guntin Meles & Gust, Pablo Meles, August 7, 2012: US08239886 (8 worldwide citation)

According to one example embodiment there is provided a computer program executable on a computing platform to at least in part analyze data at least in part obtained from one or more data sources of an Internet-protocol television (IPTV) network, wherein the data provided by the data sources includ ...


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Yetik Serbest, Stephanie Karasick, Eric Puetz: Delivery of broadcast TV over point-point routed GRE tunnels for IPTV applications. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Jackson Walker L, August 4, 2009: US07570637 (8 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a method for distributing Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) content over a national IP backbone using GRE tunneling in a point-to-point ring topology. A logical path is defined that connects multiple hub offices, each including at least two routers, in a ring network ...


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Dale Malik: Apparatus and method for video conferencing. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Guntin Meles & Gust, Douglas Schnabel, October 30, 2012: US08300082 (8 worldwide citation)

A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a server having a controller to determine video conferencing capability of a group of communication devices associated with a user where the group of communication devices comprises a set top box and where the d ...


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Yang Lu: Methods and apparatus of running game and rendering game audio remotely over broadband network. May 1, 2012: US08170701 (8 worldwide citation)

A system and methods for running interactive applications (e.g., video game, computer game, console game) over broadband network (e.g., IPTV network, broadband mobile network, broadband Internet, cable network, etc.). In an embodiment, interactive applications can be hosted and executed remotely by ...


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Åström Bo, Ivars Ignacio Más, Carlsson Hans, Cheng Yi, Norrman Karl: Ims-enabled control channel for iptv. Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson, Åström Bo, Ivars Ignacio Más, Carlsson Hans, Cheng Yi, Norrman Karl, HARDING Richard, August 30, 2007: WO/2007/096001 (8 worldwide citation)

An IMS-enabled control channel for an IPTV service is provided by receiving at a Serving Call/State Control Function (S-CSCF) a Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) REGISTER message, the SIP REGISTER message identifying the originating user, receiving at the originating user a response from the S-CSCF ...