06266669 is referenced by 957 patents and cites 10 patents.

A method of and system for collecting, storing, and retrieving data in a data base management system. The database management system includes a master database server (

4

), at least one workgroup server (

315

), and a plurality of workgroup user clients (

310

). The workgroup server (

315

) is interposed between the master database server (

4

) and said workgroup user clients (

310

). The method creating a transaction in a local database resident on one of the workgroup user clients (

310

), entering the transaction into a transaction log resident on the workgroup user client (

310

), and creating a transaction file corresponding to the transaction in an outbox of said workgroup user client (

310

). Next, the transaction file is copied to an inbox identified to the workgroup user client (

310

) and updating the transaction file into a workgroup database (

305

) resident on the workgroup server (

315

). The workgroup database (

305

) includes a transaction log.

Title
Partially replicated distributed database with multiple levels of remote clients
Application Number
9/373128
Publication Number
6266669 (B1)
Application Date
August 12, 1999
Publication Date
July 24, 2001
Inventor
Peter S Lim
Redwood City
CA, US
Prashant Chatterjee
Saratoga
CA, US
Robert A Brodersen
Redwood City
CA, US
Agent
Cooley Godward
US
Assignee
Siebel Systems
CA, US
IPC
G06F 17/30
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