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Control Of Data Admission To The Network

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Method and apparatus for improved multicast rate control using feedback mobiles
12/11/14 - 20140362687 - Various methods and devices are provided to address the need for improved multicast operation. A sender transmits (701) multicast transmissions at a first transmission rate to a multicast group of mobile devices that includes a group of feedback mobile devices. The sender receives (702) from each feedback mobile device multicast...

System and method for an agile wireless access network
12/11/14 - 20140362688 - A system and method for agile wireless access network is provided. A method embodiment for agile radio access network management includes determining, by a network controller, capabilities and neighborhood relations of radio nodes in the radio access network. The network controller then configures a backhaul network infrastructure for the radio...

Mechanism to enable wifi offload based on power preference of user equipment
12/11/14 - 20140362689 - In typical UEs, scanning for WiFi access points (APs) can consume a significant amount of power. This scanning occurs when the UE is connected through the cellular network, but does not occur when the UE is connected to a WiFi network. As a result, offloading a UE from a cellular...

Communication appartus, communication method, and program
12/11/14 - 20140362690 - A communication apparatus includes a packet output unit that performs normal transmission of a normal packet and retransmission of at least one retransmission packet, a feedback receiver that receives a retransmission request that designates a retransmission packet to request retransmission, and a controller that determines that the retransmission packet for...

Method and apparatus for autonomous operation in cellular-based local area networks
12/11/14 - 20140362691 - In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, a method comprises configuring an autonomous mode for traffic offloading; and indicating the autonomous mode towards at least one terminal, wherein said autonomous mode supports local area radio access connectivity by internet protocols to reduce control from a core network....

Data transmission method, access point, relay node, and data node for packet aggregation
12/11/14 - 20140362692 - Embodiments of the present invention relate to a data transmission method, an access point, a relay node, and a data node for packet aggregation. The data transmission method for packet aggregation includes: determining an aggregation relay node in a service area, for aggregating a Medium Access Control (MAC) frame that...

Systems and methods for dynamically adjusting qos parameters
12/11/14 - 20140362693 - A method for dynamically adjusting QoS parameters associated with a virtual circuit is disclosed. The virtual circuit includes a first end connected to a first router and a second end connected to a second router. The method includes receiving an offer message at the second router, and sending a request...

Systems and methods for dynamically switching between unicast and multicast delivery of media content in a wireless network
12/11/14 - 20140362694 - Systems and methods for dynamically switching between unicast and multicast delivery of media content are disclosed. An exemplary method includes a user device 1) accessing, over a wireless network, a unicast stream carrying data representative of a media content program, 2) detecting, during the accessing of the unicast stream, an...

Downlink flow control
12/11/14 - 20140362695 - Systems and methodologies are described that facilitate providing flow control feedback for controlling downlink data transmission rates. Various schemes can be utilized to send the flow control feedback from an access terminal to a base station. For example, a control PDU (e.g., MAC control PDU, PDCP control PDU) can be...

System and method for adaptive channel scanning within a wireless network
12/11/14 - 20140362696 - An access point device that is adapted to a wireless network and a wired network is disclosed. The access point includes a transceiver to receive wireless frames from a plurality of wireless devices of the wireless network, respectively, and at least one component to process information extracted from the wireless...

System and method for providing dynamic qos to maximize bandwidth utilization
12/04/14 - 20140355427 - A network device is configured to implement a QoS function to optimize bandwidth utilization includes a memory configured to store a high priority throughput value and a low priority bandwidth value, a network device input to communicate a data stream including a plurality of data packets to and from at...

Methods and system for dynamic spectrum arbitrage policy driven quality of service
12/04/14 - 20140355428 - A dynamic spectrum arbitrage (DSA) system includes a dynamic spectrum policy controller (DPC) and a dynamic spectrum controller (DSC) that together dynamically manage the allocation and use of resources (e.g., spectrum resources) across different networks. The DSC component may include wired or wireless connections to eNodeBs, a policy and charging...

Interfacing between a dynamic spectrum policy controller and a dynamic spectrum controller
12/04/14 - 20140355429 - A dynamic spectrum arbitrage (DSA) system may include a dynamic spectrum policy controller (DPC) and a dynamic spectrum controller (DSC) that together dynamically manage the allocation and use of resources (e.g., spectrum resources) across different networks. A dynamic spectrum arbitrage application part (DSAAP) protocol/component/module may allow, facilitate, support, or augment...

Methods and systems for data context and management via dynamic spectrum controller and dynamic spectrum policy controller
12/04/14 - 20140355430 - A dynamic spectrum arbitrage (DSA) system may include a dynamic spectrum policy controller (DPC) and a dynamic spectrum controller (DSC) that together dynamically manage the allocation and use of resources (e.g., spectrum resources) across different networks. The DPC and DSC may store DSC context information, and use this information to...

Request modification for transparent capacity management in a carrier network
12/04/14 - 20140355431 - The process identifies a parameter of the carrier network and modifies the request when the parameter satisfies a threshold. The process passes the request to the content provider and the content provider provides content that consumes a first set of resources in response to an unmodified request and a second...

Adaptive bandwidth control with defined priorities for different networks
12/04/14 - 20140355432 - A computer implemented method, apparatus, and computer usable program code to receive data from a source at a plurality of gateways for distribution using a selected priority. The data is transmitted from the plurality of gateways to a plurality of receivers using the selected priority. Every gateway in the plurality...

Method and apparatus for scheduling communication traffic flows
12/04/14 - 20140355433 - In one or more embodiments of the disclosed technology, an Access Point (AP) schedules communication traffic flows or service tasks between an Access Point (AP) and one or more member stations in a Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN). The communication traffic flows or service tasks may include both control and...

Methods and apparatus for throttling unattended applications at user devices
11/27/14 - 20140347983 - Aspects of the present disclosure provide methods, apparatus and computer program products for throttling unattended applications at user devices (e.g., in an effort to limit transmission resource consumption by a user equipment (UE)). According to an aspect, the UE may receive an indication to restrict (throttle down) flow for traffic...

Data transfer in mobile networks
11/27/14 - 20140347984 - The present invention relates to a bandwidth managing unit (200) configured to manage unidirectional data transfers of data to mobile user entities (100) in a mobile communications network (300), the bandwidth managing unit comprising:—a data transfer detecting unit configured to receive data transfer requests of the mobile user entities (100)...

Method and apparatus for setting up link at high-speed in wireless communication system
11/27/14 - 20140347985 - Disclosed are a method and an apparatus for setting up a session at a high speed in a WLAN system or a LAN LTE system. A method for a station (STA) setting up a link at a high speed in a wireless communication system, according to one embodiment of the...

Wireless communication device, wireless communication method, and wireless communication control program
11/27/14 - 20140347986 - A radio communication apparatus is disclosed that increases the speed of arrival-guaranteed data communication with another radio communication apparatus. The radio communication apparatus includes a MAC layer section and a protocol adaptation layer (PAL) section located higher than the MAC layer. The protocol adaptation layer section indicates, to the other...

Wireless communication device and method for adjusting maximum access quantity
11/27/14 - 20140347987 - A wireless communication device and a method for adjusting a maximum number of accesses thereby are provided. The wireless communication device comprises a network speed providing module and a Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN) access number control module, wherein the network speed providing module is configured to provide a speed...

Network gateway and a method for transmitting packets of a data stream
11/27/14 - 20140347988 - A network gateway comprises a buffer and a transmission module that is configured to transmit packets of a data stream from a source device to a user device via a network medium. The packets of the data stream are received from the source device by an uplink connection between the...

Video service buffer management in a mobile rate control enabled network
11/27/14 - 20140347989 - A system for a mobile wireless device to receive and display a video stream while preventing overflow or starvation of a receive buffer of the mobile wireless device by requesting changes to video streaming or encoding rates of a video streaming device and by controlling a video playback frame rate...

Method and apparatus for enabling efficient resource allocation
11/20/14 - 20140341016 - A method and hub for enabling efficient resource allocation for point to multi-point signaling is also disclosed. In one embodiment, upstream traffic specification information is received from an intermediate label switch router. The upstream traffic specification information can be an upstream traffic specification list. The upstream traffic specification list is...

Differentiation of traffic flows for uplink transmission
11/20/14 - 20140341017 - In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, an apparatus comprising: at least one processor; and at least one memory including computer program code, wherein the at least one memory and the computer program code are configured to, with the at least one processor, cause the apparatus to...

Techniques for selecting subframe type or for interleaving signals for wireless communications over unlicensed spectrum
11/20/14 - 20140341018 - Methods and apparatuses are described in which an unlicensed spectrum is used for Long Term Evolution (LTE) communications. A first method includes comparing past transmission activity on an unlicensed spectrum to an activity threshold, transmitting a first subframe type in the unlicensed spectrum during a next active transmission when the...

Communication system, control apparatus, and communication method
11/20/14 - 20140341019 - A communication system includes: a forwarding node(s) in which a first packet handling operation(s) for processing incoming packets is set and which processes packets in accordance with the packet handling operation(s); a first control apparatus setting the first packet handling operation(s) in the forwarding node(s); a flow control node(s) arranged...

System for testing ethernet paths and links without impacting non-test traffic
11/20/14 - 20140341020 - A system for testing Ethernet paths or links without adversely impacting non-test traffic. The system includes a test traffic generator that includes a scheduler that determines when a new test packet is generated. The test traffic generator includes a packet creator that builds a test packet and a transmitter for...

Service rate control method, system and device
11/20/14 - 20140341021 - The present invention provides a service rate control method, system and device. The method includes: receiving, by a PGW, a PCC rule sent by a PCRF, wherein the PCC rule includes a service data flow identifier, a QCI and an ARP; and determining whether the PCC rule satisfies a new...

Network coding method, relay apparatus, and selection apparatus
11/20/14 - 20140341022 - Embodiments of the present invention relate to the field of communications, and provide a network coding method, a relay apparatus and a selection apparatus, which can avoid a case that a network coding system matrix is not full rank, and improve correctness of decoding. The network coding method includes: obtaining...

Symmetric service chain binding
11/13/14 - 20140334295 - A plurality of network nodes are deployed in a network, each network node configured to apply a service function to traffic that passes through the respective network nodes. A controller generates information for a service chain that involves application to traffic of one or more service functions at corresponding ones...

Aggressive transmission control protocol (tcp) retransmission
11/13/14 - 20140334296 - Selectively ignoring congestion conditions may allow for more efficient transmission control protocol (TCP) communication in instance where reducing the transmission rate for a flow will not meaningfully mitigate congestion in the network or is otherwise undesirable. By way of example, congestion conditions may be ignored when a specific type of...

Parallel registration to offload plmn with single sim
11/13/14 - 20140334297 - A method, an apparatus, and a computer program product for wireless communication are provided. The apparatus establishes a first cellular communication link with a first cellular network based on a subscriber identifier, establishes a second cellular communication link with a second cellular network based on the subscriber identifier, and maintains...

Apparatus and method for controlling traffic
11/13/14 - 20140334298 - An apparatus and a method for controlling traffic are disclosed. The apparatus for controlling traffic in accordance with the present invention includes: a communication unit configured to receive packets corresponding to a terminal; a service checking unit configured to check for a service corresponding to the packets by analyzing the...

Overload control and supervision for wireless devices
11/13/14 - 20140334299 - Methods, systems, and/or devices are described for are provided for transmission overload control and/or supervision of wireless devices. Tools and techniques may be provided for resolving issues associated with numerous wireless devices connected to a base station. For example, a transmission cycle for an uplink channel may be identified where...

Transmission message generating device and vehicle-mounted communication system
11/13/14 - 20140334300 - Each ECU transmits a frame to a frame generator. Then, the frame generator decomposes data contained in the received frame and then stores the data into a buffer memory, for each message type. The frame generator generates a message containing data to be transmitted to each ECU, and then transmits...

Apparatus, system and method of adjusting transmission intervals for discovery frames
11/06/14 - 20140328168 - Some demonstrative embodiments include apparatuses, systems and/or methods of adjusting transmission intervals for discovery frames. For example, an apparatus may include a wireless communication unit to communicate over a wireless communication medium according to a discovery scheme including a plurality of contention-based discovery windows, the wireless communication unit is to...

Network simulation and analysis using operational forwarding data
11/06/14 - 20140328169 - A hybrid approach to populating forwarding tables in a virtual network obtains forwarding data both by simulating routing protocol behavior in the virtual network to build forwarding tables, and by importing operational forwarding data from corresponding physical nodes in a physical network. The use of operational forwarding data improves the...

Enhanced performance service-based profiling for transport networks
11/06/14 - 20140328170 - A method is presented of transporting data packets over a telecommunications transport network. The data packets are carried by a plurality of bearers. For each of the bearers, independently of the other bearers, bandwidth profiling is applied to the data packets of the bearer to designate as ‘green’ data packets...

Method for operating a communications network and network arrangement
11/06/14 - 20140328171 - A method for operating a communications network, in particular an Ethernet network is provided. Network devices that are coupled to the network have a switch device and a control device that is coupled to the switch device, and the switch device has at least one receiving port and a sending...

Signal reduction based on radio load
10/30/14 - 20140321271 - According to one embodiment, an Evolved Node B (eNodeB) determines that a UE communicatively coupled to the eNodeB is congested, and sends a UE congestion status message destined for the PDN-GW....

Apparatus and method for congestion control in wireless communication networks
10/30/14 - 20140321272 - Embodiments of wireless communication devices and method for congestion control in a wireless network are generally described herein. Some of these embodiments describe a method, performed by an evolved NodeB (eNodeB), that includes operations of determining that a congestion condition exists on the network. An example method can also include...

System and method for routing data on a packet network
10/30/14 - 20140321273 - The disclosed embodiments include system and method for routing communications over a communications network. In one embodiment, a determination is made as to whether to establish a communication along a communication path based on network performance information. The disclosed embodiments provide several alternatives for establishing the communication and improving communications...

Communication node having traffic optimization capability and method for optimizing traffic in communication node
10/23/14 - 20140313887 - The present invention provides an apparatus for optimizing traffic of packets produced in a user terminal and a remote node with a WAN link between the user terminal and the remote node. The apparatus includes a flow information table configured to have identification information about the respective packets that are...

System and method for limiting access to an ip-based wireless telecommunications network based on access point ip address and/or mac address
10/23/14 - 20140313888 - A system and method manages call connections between mobile subscribers and an EP-based wireless telecommunications network through a wireless access point. Communications between the mobile subscribers and the IP-based wireless telecommunications network are initiated by a registration request. During the registration request various identifiers (IMSI, MAC address, IP Address, etc.)...

Method and apparatus for controlling user equipment access in mobile communication system
10/23/14 - 20140313889 - A method for a Mobility Management Entity (MME) to control a connection of a User Equipment (UE) in a mobile communication system is provided. The method includes a first standby method including an MME in a wireless communication system that includes predicting an overload durating time when an overload duration...

Profiling wi-fi channel congestion and interference to optimize channel selection
10/23/14 - 20140313890 - A method and apparatus are described including receiving, in a wireless receiver, channel interference and congestion window measurements, storing the received channel interference and congestion window measurements, determining a time period of interest, performing data aging responsive to the time period of interest, calculating channel interference and congestion score for...

Method and apparatus for reducing wireless traffic by controlling management frame in wireless local area network (wlan)
10/16/14 - 20140307545 - Provided is a method and apparatus for reducing wireless traffic by controlling a management frame of an access point (AP) in a wireless local area network (WLAN), the AP including a beacon frame generator to generate a beacon frame, a probe response generator to generate a probe response frame, and...

Method for selecting bearer mode, packet gateway, and policy and charging rule function entity
10/16/14 - 20140307546 - The present invention provides a method for selecting a bearer mode, a packet gateway, and a policy and charging rule function entity, relating to the field of communications technologies, and solving the problem that a base station selects a suitable air interface transmission mode for a bearer of a mobile...

Flow based packet manipulation congestion control
10/16/14 - 20140307547 - The present disclosure avoids that inappropriate PDUs are discarded, which else would inappropriately affect the user performance....

Credit-based link level flow control and credit exchange using dcbx
10/09/14 - 20140301187 - In one embodiment, a system includes a network having one or more devices interconnected therebetween, the network including a first device having a first port and logic integrated with and/or executable by a first processor, the logic being adapted to exchange credit exchange (CE) capabilities between the first port and...

Delivery of protocol data units
10/09/14 - 20140301188 - Delivery of protocol data units or other suitable data or information units in various communication systems can be enhanced by appropriate methods and devices. For example, in-sequence delivery of protocol data units received in parallel from several lower-layer acknowledged-mode protocol entities may benefit from timers and/or forwarding status reports. A...

Information providing apparatus and wireless communication apparatus
10/09/14 - 20140301189 - An information providing apparatus has a first communication part to perform communication with a communication apparatus, a main-information storage to store main information to be transmitted to the communication apparatus via the first communication part, a sub-information acquisition part to acquire sub-information reproducible separately from the main information and related...

Systems and methods for collision management in a neighborhood aware network
10/09/14 - 20140301190 - Methods, devices, and computer program products for collision management of wireless devices in a peer-to-peer network are described herein. In one aspect, a method of communicating via a wireless medium by a wireless communications apparatus within a network is provided. The method includes determining first and second contention windows. The...

User plane traffic handling using network address translation and request redirection
10/09/14 - 20140301191 - For handling user plane traffic in a communication network, a NAT node (100) determines a mapping between a network address (200-e) of a server (200) and a replacement network (200-i) address matching a packet classification rule implemented in the communication network. If the NAT node (100) receives an UL data...

Software defined networking (sdn) controller orchestration and network virtualization for data center interconnection
10/09/14 - 20140301192 - A data center interconnection (DCI) network may comprise a data center controller (DCC) managing a plurality of data centers (DCs) interconnected by a provider network managed by a network provider controller (NPC). The provider network may be an OpenFlow based software defined networking (SDN) transport network. The DCC may initiate...

Uplink load control method and apparatus used in a wireless communication system
10/09/14 - 20140301193 - The present invention discloses schemes to perform load control taking uplink BLER statistics into account. An uplink load control method and apparatus are provided in a wireless communication system. The uplink load control method comprises estimating uplink load budget in a cell of the wireless communication system; determining whether the...

Ue control of downlink data
10/09/14 - 20140301194 - The present invention relates to control of downlink data in a packet based telecommunications network and in particular to UE control of downlink data. This is provided in devices and methods for handling such control, for instance a user equipment (101), UE, in a telecommunications network (100). The UE has...

Load-dependent transmission in communication networks
10/02/14 - 20140293777 - In one embodiment, a first network device detects load information transmitted by a second network device and selects one of a plurality of modes of communication responsive to the detected load information. The modes of communication include at least a first mode of communication that is selected responsive to a...

Method for network resources allocation in tispan based service architectures
10/02/14 - 20140293778 - A method for improving the network resources allocation in a TISPAN network, when a network user requests at least one communication service between an access node of the TISPAN network and a destination node, the TISPAN network using MPLS packet based transport technologies and GMPLS circuit switched based transport technologies....

Route selecting apparatus, route selecting method, and communication system
10/02/14 - 20140293779 - A first route selecting apparatus that is included among a plurality of route selecting apparatuses includes an acquiring unit that acquires for handover of communication currently relayed by the first route selecting apparatus, a selection state of a relay route of a second route selecting apparatus that is included among...

Mechanism to limit signaling storms over a network
10/02/14 - 20140293780 - Methods performed by a user equipment (UE) for wireless communication, the method comprising receiving an authentication load indicator from an access point (AP), and determining whether to attempt authentication with a network entity based at least in part on the authentication load indicator....

System and method for selecting a message transport for a multi-mode communication device
10/02/14 - 20140293781 - The present disclosure relates to a system and method for selecting a network for use by a communication device to process a data transmission. The method comprises: determining whether an amount of data sent by the communication device over a first network in communication with the communication device has reached...

Configuring subscriber systems in wireless mesh networks
10/02/14 - 20140293782 - A wireless network may be managed by identifying one or more wireless subscriber systems included in a lobe pool of a wireless network, identifying at least one candidate subscriber system outside of the lobe pool with which to enable communications, and reconfiguring the antenna such that the lobe pool includes...

Method for transmitting data from terminal in wireless communication system, and device for same
10/02/14 - 20140293783 - Disclosed in the present application is a method for transmitting signals from a cooperative terminal in a wireless communication system, which supports client cooperative communication. Specifically, the method comprises the steps of: receiving, from a source terminal, at least one packet comprising a predetermined unit; configuring the data burst corresponding...

Wireless local area network (wlan) traffic offloading
09/25/14 - 20140286159 - Technology for communicating access point (AP) information for traffic offloading is disclosed. A request may be received, at a wireless local area network (WLAN) domain manager (DM) from an evolved node B (eNB), for access point (AP) information about one or more WLAN access points (APs) for traffic offloading. The...

Methods for adjusting network transmission service level and data terminals
09/25/14 - 20140286160 - This disclosure relates to methods for adjusting network transmission service levels, data terminals, and network servers. The method for adjusting a network transmission service level, used in a data terminal, comprises: obtaining data to be transmitted; inserting the data into specified queues or assigning priorities to the data according to...

Uplink congestion control
09/25/14 - 20140286161 - The present disclosure relates to an uplink congestion control scheme. In one embodiment, an uplink congestion control method is provided, comprising steps of: determining whether or not a congestion status of a serving cell is changed based on a rise over thermal, RoT, measurement; sending to a set of user...

Method and device for supporting mtc trigger of serving node in wireless communication system
09/25/14 - 20140286162 - One embodiment of the present invention discloses a method for allowing a serving node to support a trigger request of a machine type communication-interworking function (MTC-IWF) in a wireless communication system, and the method for supporting the trigger request comprises the steps of: receiving, from a terminal, capability information which...

Scheduled transmission of data
09/18/14 - 20140269270 - A method and system may allow for the scheduling of transmissions. A device may send a transmission request over a network where the request may be an upload request or a download request. Traffic may be monitored on the network and the traffic may determine when the transmission is to...

Methods and systems for network congestion management
09/18/14 - 20140269271 - Methods and systems are disclosed for network congestion management. The methods and systems receive a first packet complying with a first network protocol comprising a first congestion indicator representative of a presence or absence of network congestion and further comprising a first set of data associated with a second network...

Wireless network communication nodes with opt out capability
09/18/14 - 20140269272 - Techniques are disclosed herein for providing wireless network communication nodes with opt-out capabilities. Such capabilities may, for example, allow particular customers to opt out of a typical full-scale communication mode such that their associated equipment operates at least temporarily in a limited communication mode. The limited communication mode may limit...

Metrics and forwarding actions on logical switch partitions in a distributed network switch
09/18/14 - 20140269273 - Techniques are provided for providing access control lists in a distributed network switch. The distributed network switch made of switch units is divided into logical switch partitions, or logical networks. Physical ports of the switch units are partitioned into logical ports, where each logical port is associated with a logical...

Credit-based flow control in lossless ethernet networks
09/18/14 - 20140269274 - In one embodiment, a system includes a hardware processor and logic integrated with and/or executable by the processor or media access control (MAC) functionality of a network port, the logic being adapted to initialize a link between a receiving endpoint and a sending endpoint, the receiving and sending endpoints being...

Apparatus and method for management of service requests in an overload environment
09/18/14 - 20140269275 - A system that incorporates the subject disclosure may include, for example, responsive to a determination that a number of failed service requests directed to a first access technology exceeds a threshold for a maximum number of failed service requests, performing cell selection associated with a second radio access technology during...

Trigger based recording of flows with play back
09/18/14 - 20140269276 - The various embodiments provide selective real-time monitoring of one or more flows of packets over a network, real-time buffering of packets for the one or more monitored flows, real-time recording of packets for one or more monitored flows and its corresponding buffered packets based on initiation of at least one...

Dynamic maximum transmission unit size adaption
09/18/14 - 20140269277 - An aspect includes dynamically adapting a maximum transmission unit (MTU) size in a computer network. A packet is received at a first link of a switch of the computer network. An MTU size of the received packet is determined based on an application programming interface (API) crossing value associated with...

Informational broadcast messages and its uses in wireless multihop networks
09/18/14 - 20140269278 - In a wireless multihop network having node devices within communication range neighboring node devices in a corresponding local neighborhood, the node devices generate visibility messages to be transmitted via connection-less broadcast. The visibility messages include at least an identifier of the corresponding node device. Visibility messages received by each of...

Triggering congestion control for radio aware applications
09/18/14 - 20140269279 - Currently, the radio on the device is the only one aware of network congestion while applications are not. At the same time, only the application is aware of the criticality of information it needs to send across the network. In order to address mobile network congestion more effectively, device radio...

Channel width configuration based on network conditions
09/18/14 - 20140269280 - A method includes determining an optimized channel width between client devices and access points based on network conditions in a wireless network. In particular, the channel widths may be optimized to reduce airtime usage on access points and eliminate a high density condition while the client devices are steered to...

Apparatus and method for providing sort offload
09/18/14 - 20140269281 - An apparatus includes a core processor and a hardware based sort coprocessor. In one embodiment, the core processor is able to generate an input array. The hardware based sort coprocessor is configured to sort the input array in accordance with a metric and flag of each element to be sorted...

Dynamic reconfiguration of network devices for outage prediction
09/18/14 - 20140269282 - According to one aspect of the present disclosure, a method and technique for dynamic reconfiguration of network devices for outage prediction is disclosed. The method includes: aggregating a plurality of network devices to form an input/output (I/O) link bundle; identifying a quality of service level of data throughput needed by...

Method and apparatus for machine-to-machine communication registration
09/18/14 - 20140269283 - Methods and apparatus are disclosed for Machine to Machine (M2M) communication registration. The methods provide single and periodic registration and may be device or network based. The devices in the system may be divided into groups. A single device member may perform the basic access steps for the group. Other...