06279042 is referenced by 89 patents and cites 107 patents.

The present invention relates to message-based workflow systems and methods for computer networks. In one embodiment, the present invention provides three elements: (1) an e-mail system; (2) PC's, terminals, or workstations connected by the e-mail system; and (3) a form route manager connected by the e-mail system.

Title
Methods of performing an interdependent task on a document
Application Number
9/417875
Publication Number
6279042 (B1)
Application Date
October 13, 1999
Publication Date
August 21, 2001
Inventor
Norman Ken Ouchi
San Jose
CA, US
Agent
&commat Patentplanet
US
Agent
Robert Moll
US
Assignee
Solectron Corporation
CA, US
IPC
G06F 15/173
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