05802312 is referenced by 262 patents and cites 12 patents.

A method and system in a data communication environment enables the exchange of information between a plurality of software applications through a selected communication device, such as a radio frequency modem. Messages received by modem are stored as files intended for one of a plurality of applications, even if the destination application is not currently active. The method and system may utilize the file system of the transmitting location to provide the address of the receiving location by embedding the address in the path of the file to be transmitted.

Title
System for transmitting data files between computers in a wireless environment utilizing a file transfer agent executing on host system
Application Number
8/312835
Publication Number
5802312
Application Date
September 27, 1994
Publication Date
September 1, 1998
Inventor
Gary Mousseau
Waterloo
CA
Barry Gilhuly
Waterloo
CA
Allan Lewis
Kitchener
CA
Mihal Lazaridis
Waterloo
CA
Agent
Jones Day Reavis & Pogue
Agent
Charles B Meyer
Assignee
Research in Motion
CA
IPC
G06F 15/16
G06F 9/00
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