Partial mesh communication in hub based system

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 7515566
APP PUB NO 20060126576A1
SERIAL NO

11154928

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A partial mesh link channel is established within a satellite communication system by allocating return link channel resources to the partial mesh link channel.

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
VIASAT, INC.CARLSBAD, CA545

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Dale, Mark Hudson, US 32 260
Gedney, Richard Avon, US 2 52

Cited Art Landscape

Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (1)
2005/0125,798 Method and apparatus for load balancing a distributed processing system 44 2004
 
WI NETWORKS LTD. (1)
2005/0055,729 Video broadcasting with return channel 33 2004
 
HUGHES ELECTRONICS CORPORATION (1)
6574794 System and satellite payload architecture for interactive data distribution services 58 1998
 
GILAT SATELLITE NETWORKS LTD. (1)
* 2004/0136,334 Efficient access in satellite communication system 12 2003
 
INTEL CORPORATION (1)
* 7251224 Communications meshes 14 2001
 
ADVANTECH SATELLITE NETWORKS INC. (2)
* 6975647 Enhancements for TCP performance enhancing proxies 67 2002
* 2005/0058,229 Hybrid frequency offset estimator 40 2004
 
QWEST COMMUNICATIONS INTERNATIONAL INC. (1)
2004/0172,657 ADSL/DBS network interface device and methods and systems for using the same 29 2003
 
MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, LLC (1)
* 6487183 Activity based resource assignment medium access control protocol 42 2001
 
LINKABIT WIRELESS, INC. (1)
* 5959999 Providing control-function data in communication-data channel of a full-mesh satellite communication network by dynamic time-slot assignment in TDMA-frame communication channel 41 1996
 
ALCATEL (1)
* 2002/0006,118 Integrated multispot satellite communication system in a multimedia broadcasting network 2 2001
 
INMARSAT GLOBAL LIMITED (1)
* 2005/0037,764 Cellular channel allocation scheme with multi-user detection 21 2003
 
VIASAT, INC. (5)
* 7215650 Adaptive data rate control for narrowcast networks 9 2000
* 6839332 Method for transmission of circuits, packets, and cells in a satellite/wireless TDMA system 6 2000
* 6894990 IP multicasting in mesh TDMA satellite networks 14 2000
* 7200185 Star receiver burst processing 6 2001
* 7054391 Receiver based saturation estimator 5 2004
 
COMSAT CORPORATION (1)
* 6052364 CDMA system architecture for satcom terminals 84 1997
 
TRIMBLE NAVIGATION LIMITED (1)
* 5450395 Code position modulation system and method for multiple user satellite communications 60 1994
 
NORTEL NETWORKS LIMITED (1)
* 6570859 Satellite communication system and satellite for such a system 16 1999
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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
VIASAT, INC. (29)
8031711 Assignment modes for a shared communication medium 0 2007
* 7822010 Reservation request improvements 1 2007
* 2008/0186,975 RESERVATION REQUEST IMPROVEMENTS 8 2007
* 2008/0186,940 ASSIGNMENT MODES FOR A SHARED COMMUNICATION MEDIUM 7 2007
* 2008/0144,713 ACM AWARE ENCODING SYSTEMS AND METHODS 38 2007
7953060 Quasisynchronous reservation requests 0 2008
7940790 Multiple request intervals 1 2008
* 2008/0304,506 MULTIPLE REQUEST INTERVALS 10 2008
* 2008/0304,507 QUASISYNCHRONOUS RESERVATION REQUESTS 7 2008
* 2009/0041,100 LINK AWARE MOBILE DATA NETWORK 13 2008
8358690 Predictive adaptive coding and modulation 0 2008
7961665 Terminal aware multicasting 3 2008
7944872 Adaptive coding and modulation aware network load balancing 1 2008
* 2009/0073,876 ADAPTIVE CODING AND MODULATION AWARE NETWORK LOAD BALANCING 17 2008
* 2009/0060,086 TERMINAL AWARE MULTICASTING 35 2008
* 2009/0060,033 PREDICTIVE ADAPTIVE CODING AND MODULATION 13 2008
8144680 Contention-based communications 0 2008
* 2009/0141,680 FLEXIBLE ASSIGNMENT OF SCHEDULED AND REQUEST TRANSMISSIONS 9 2008
* 2009/0141,736 CONTENTION-BASED COMMUNICATIONS 14 2008
8576858 Multiple transmission paths for hierarchical layers 1 2010
8456986 Video and data network load balancing 4 2010
8411571 Video and data network load balancing with video drop 0 2010
8411572 ACM and fixed coding and modulation of hierarchical layers 1 2010
8395993 Video and data network load balancing with video placeholder 2 2010
* 2010/0260,043 VIDEO AND DATA NETWORK LOAD BALANCING 24 2010
* 2010/0260,259 ACM AND FIXED CODING AND MODULATION OF HIERARCHICAL LAYERS 20 2010
* 2010/0260,045 VIDEO AND DATA NETWORK LOAD BALANCING WITH VIDEO PLACEHOLDER 7 2010
* 2010/0260,254 MULTIPLE TRANSMISSION PATHS FOR HIERARCHICAL LAYERS 18 2010
9036716 Link aware mobile data network 0 2011
 
COMTECH EF DATA CORP. (2)
* 8718569 Method and system for adaptive coding and modulation (ACM) for supporting mesh network connectivity for multipoint networks 2 2012
8897718 Method and system for adaptive coding and modulation (ACM) for supporting mesh network connectivity for multipoint networks 0 2014
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