07272605 is referenced by 47 patents and cites 28 patents.

A database appliance having multiple internetworked data storage units and central database processing units. The central database processors and storage units communicate as network nodes. Execution of a distributed database application is coordinated by a communication process such that data blocks are passed by using data block reference information. Operations executing within the same context as the communication process may include join, sort, aggregate, restrict, reject, expression evaluation, statistical analysis or other database operations.

Title
Network interface for distributed intelligence database system
Application Number
10/145564
Publication Number
7272605 (B1)
Application Date
May 13, 2002
Publication Date
September 18, 2007
Inventor
Barry M Zane
Wayland
MA, US
David A Utter
Princeton
MA, US
Steven T Almy
Westborough
MA, US
Foster D Hinshaw
Somerville
MA, US
Agent
Hamilton Brook Smith & Reynolds PC
Assignee
Netezza Corporation
MA, US
IPC
G06F 15/173
G06F 15/16
G06F 17/30
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