US 9,813,303 B1
Enabling cross-realm authentication between tenant and cloud service provider
Michael Guigli, Natick, MA (US)
Assigned to IP Company 8, LLC
Filed by IP Company 8, LLC, Natick, MA (US)
Filed on Mar. 30, 2017, as Appl. No. 15/473,873.
Int. Cl. G06F 15/177 (2006.01); H04L 12/24 (2006.01); H04L 29/12 (2006.01); H04L 12/46 (2006.01); H04L 29/08 (2006.01); H04L 29/06 (2006.01)
CPC H04L 41/12 (2013.01) [H04L 12/4641 (2013.01); H04L 61/1511 (2013.01); H04L 61/2015 (2013.01); H04L 63/029 (2013.01); H04L 63/0807 (2013.01); H04L 67/10 (2013.01)] 58 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A method comprising:
inserting a first network adapter into a first resource server of each tenant of a plurality of tenants serviced by a cloud service provider, the first network adapter configured to be controlled by the cloud service provider, the first resource server of each tenant including a second network adapter configured to be controlled by the tenant;
operably coupling each of the first network adapter with an interconnection network infrastructure; and
operably coupling the interconnection network infrastructure with cloud service provider infrastructure.