Patents by Inventor Timothy R. NESS

Timothy R. NESS 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: 8798039
    Abstract: A method is provided that includes: receiving, by one or more server devices, voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) traffic management rules from a network operations center; gathering, by the one or more server devices, VoIP traffic data from a VoIP network; analyzing, by the one or more server devices, the VoIP traffic data; creating, by the one or more server devices, a ticket based on the VoIP traffic management rules and the VoIP traffic data; and automatically sending, by the one or more server devices, the ticket to the network operations center based on the VoIP traffic management rules.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 26, 2012
    Date of Patent: August 5, 2014
    Assignee: Verizon Patent and Licensing Inc.
    Inventors: Michael R. Smith, Timothy R. Ness, Timothy J. Mason, Michael J. Coons
  • Publication number: 20130286861
    Abstract: A method is provided that includes: receiving, by one or more server devices, voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) traffic management rules from a network operations center; gathering, by the one or more server devices, VoIP traffic data from a VoIP network; analyzing, by the one or more server devices, the VoIP traffic data; creating, by the one or more server devices, a ticket based on the VoIP traffic management rules and the VoIP traffic data; and automatically sending, by the one or more server devices, the ticket to the network operations center based on the VoIP traffic management rules.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 26, 2012
    Publication date: October 31, 2013
    Applicant: VERIZON PATENT AND LICENSING, INC.
    Inventors: Michael R. SMITH, Timothy R. NESS, Timothy J. MASON, Michael J. COONS