Patents by Inventor Geetha Dabir

Geetha Dabir has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 8676980
    Abstract: In one embodiment, a method includes receiving a request packet at a flow director in communication with a plurality of servers, each server comprising a virtual load balancer module and one or more virtual machines and forwarding the request packet to one of the virtual load balancer modules at one of the servers. The virtual load balancer module is configured to select one of the virtual machines to receive the request packet and transmit a response packet. The response packet is transmitted without passing through the flow director. An apparatus for load balancing in a virtual machine environment is also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 22, 2011
    Date of Patent: March 18, 2014
    Assignee: Cisco Technology, Inc.
    Inventors: Lawrence Kreeger, Elango Ganesan, Michael Freed, Geetha Dabir
  • Publication number: 20120246637
    Abstract: In one embodiment, a method includes receiving a request packet at a flow director in communication with a plurality of servers, each server comprising a virtual load balancer module and one or more virtual machines and forwarding the request packet to one of the virtual load balancer modules at one of the servers. The virtual load balancer module is configured to select one of the virtual machines to receive the request packet and transmit a response packet. The response packet is transmitted without passing through the flow director. An apparatus for load balancing in a virtual machine environment is also disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 22, 2011
    Publication date: September 27, 2012
    Applicant: Cisco Technology, Inc.
    Inventors: Lawrence Kreeger, Elango Ganesan, Michael Freed, Geetha Dabir