04825354 is referenced by 236 patents and cites 3 patents.

A method of performing remote process execution in a computer network. A remote process execution request, including an identification of a process to be executed, is transmitted from a requesting computer to a serving computer. At both the requesting and the serving computers, a file addressing structure is established, so that a file reference by the remote process at the serving computer addresses a file located at the requesting computer. The remote process is activated at the serving computer in response to the remote process execution request. In response to a file reference by the remote process, the file is automatically accessed from the requesting computer in accordance with the addressing structure. The method includes a technique by means of which files may be selectively and automatically accessed from either the requesting or the serving computer, as desired by a user. A computer administrator may selectively override the file accessing instructions, if desired, thereby providing the ability to maintain file security for certain files.

Title
Method of file access in a distributed processing computer network
Application Number
6/796863
Publication Number
4825354
Application Date
November 12, 1985
Publication Date
April 25, 1989
Inventor
Ahmed K Ezzat
New Providence
NJ, US
Rakesh Agrawal
Chatham
NJ, US
Agent
Jerry W Herndon
Assignee
American Telephone and Telegraph Company AT&T Bell Laboratories
NJ, US
IPC
G06F 15/16
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