07600234 is referenced by 51 patents and cites 129 patents.

An originating application in a process plant is able to launch multiple desired applications, with one or more of the desired applications having a different application programming interface. In one example, the originating application is able to launch multiple desired applications via an application launcher program. The originating application provides the application launcher program with an indication of the desired application to be launched, and the application launcher program then launches the indicated desired application.

Title
Method for launching applications
Application Number
10/315857
Publication Number
7600234 (B2)
Application Date
December 10, 2002
Publication Date
October 6, 2009
Inventor
Fred G Middendorf
Eagan
MN, US
Scott N Hokeness
Lakeville
MN, US
Patrick M Dobrowski
Burnsville
MN, US
Agent
Marshall Gerstein & Borun
Assignee
Fisher Rosemount Systems
TX, US
IPC
G06F 19/00
G06F 9/54
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