Patents by Inventor Lee N. Goodman

Lee N. Goodman 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).

  • Publication number: 20090092126
    Abstract: An approach is provided for retrieving a system log. Packets that are destined for a predetermined network address and network port are detected and captured. The packets represent a log file corresponding to a customer premise equipment (CPE) for troubleshooting. A data file is generated to contain the log file, wherein the packets are discarded, by at a firewall, before reaching the predetermined network address and network port.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 3, 2007
    Publication date: April 9, 2009
    Applicant: Verizon Data Services Inc.
    Inventors: James Flynn, Lee N. Goodman
  • Publication number: 20080318561
    Abstract: An apparatus is provided for forwarding communications automatically. The apparatus includes a processing element that receives data from a local connection point or a network element regarding the presence of a device at or near the local connection point or other location. The device is associated with a first communications terminal and transmits a signal that can be detected by the local connection point or the network element. Upon receiving the data, including an indication of the presence of the device, the apparatus may automatically forward communications from one or more communications terminals to a particular communications terminal, as specified by forwarding instructions. The forwarding instructions may be provided by a user ahead of time or included in the data received by the apparatus, and the instructions may be stored in a storage element of the apparatus. Systems, methods, and computer program products for forwarding communications automatically are also provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 20, 2007
    Publication date: December 25, 2008
    Applicant: Verizon Data Services, Inc.
    Inventors: Robert OLSHANSKY, Lee N. Goodman
  • Patent number: 6735617
    Abstract: Disclosed are methods and systems for routing T-37 E-mail over an H 323 (VOIP) network. The methods and systems facilitate the obtaining and utilization of data from Gatekeepers with respect to the utilization of Gateways to be utilized to transmit the E-mail from the network over a conventional telephone network to the recipient. They thereby facilitate the choice of a Gateway which is less heavily utilized.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 10, 2000
    Date of Patent: May 11, 2004
    Assignee: BBNT Solutions LLC
    Inventor: Lee N. Goodman