Patents by Inventor Ramana Gollamudi

Ramana Gollamudi 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: 20060268877
    Abstract: A method and apparatus that includes processing for providing distributed communication routing that, in one embodiment, begins by obtaining registration information from a plurality of forwarding engines, for identifying the plurality of forwarding engines based on the registration information, for generating at least one specific forwarding table for at least one corresponding forwarding engine of the plurality of forwarding engines, and for forwarding the specific forwarding table to the corresponding forwarding engine. In an alternate embodiment, the processing determines internal routing connections and external routing connections for the plurality of forwarding engines after identifying the forwarding engines, generates at least one external forwarding table for at least some of the plurality of forwarding engines, and generates at least one specific internal forwarding table for a corresponding forwarding engine. The tables are forwarded to the corresponding forwarding engine or engines.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 24, 2006
    Publication date: November 30, 2006
    Inventor: Ramana Gollamudi
  • Patent number: 6335926
    Abstract: A configuration server is incorporated into a distributed router to support multiple route servers in an internetworking system. The multiple route servers in the system provide load sharing and/or standby functionality. In the system route servers provide routing decisions while edge forwarders are the packet forwarding elements. The configuration server is responsible for mapping edge forwarders to route servers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 5, 1998
    Date of Patent: January 1, 2002
    Assignee: Newbridge Networks Corporation
    Inventors: Roderick P. Silton, Richard A. Chan, Ramana Gollamudi