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The present invention is directed of a method for centralized storage of user and application information where user and application information can be added, deleted, modified, updated, and enhanced to customize user compute environments and to improve overall system administration and oversight. The information is stored in a database file which is interfaced with the user and/or system administrator through a customization user interface (CUI). The CUI includes windowing functionality and allows the user to invoke the method steps for adding, deleting, and updating user information and for adding, deleting, and updating application information.

Title
Single access to common user/application information
Application Number
8/474396
Publication Number
5897635
Application Date
June 7, 1995
Publication Date
April 27, 1999
Inventor
Michael Collins
Keller
TX, US
Robert J Torres
Colleyville
TX, US
Agent
A Bruce Clay
Assignee
International Business Machines
NY, US
IPC
G06F 17/30
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