05828833 is referenced by 237 patents and cites 12 patents.

The invention comprises a method and system for allowing remote procedure calls through a network firewall. In accordance with an embodiment of the method of the invention, a request is received from an application server to allow remote procedure calls to pass through a firewall. The request is processed to determine whether the application server is authorized to receive remote procedure calls that have passed through the firewall. If the application server was authorized, then an identification of the application server is placed in a filter table associated with the firewall and remote procedure calls are allowed to pass through the firewall to the application server if the identification of that application server appears in the filter table.

Title
Method and system for allowing remote procedure calls through a network firewall
Application Number
8/700617
Publication Number
5828833
Application Date
August 15, 1996
Publication Date
October 27, 1998
Inventor
George R Goble
Troy
MI, US
Daniel R Belville
Schwartz Creek
MI, US
Agent
L Joy Griebenow
David G Wille
Assignee
Electronic Data Systems Corporation
TX, US
IPC
G06F 1/00
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