08112619 is referenced by 34 patents and cites 568 patents.

Systems and methods for providing accelerated loading of operating system and application programs upon system boot or application launch are disclosed. In one aspect, a method for providing accelerated loading of an operating system comprises the steps of: maintaining a list of boot data used for booting a computer system; preloading the boot data upon initialization of the computer system; and servicing requests for boot data from the computer system using the preloaded boot data. In another aspect, a method for providing accelerated launching of an application program comprises the steps of: maintaining a list of application data associated with an application program; preloading the application data upon launching the application program; and servicing requests for application data from a computer system using the preloaded application data.

Title
Systems and methods for accelerated loading of operating systems and application programs
Application Number
11/551211
Publication Number
8112619 (B2)
Application Date
October 19, 2006
Publication Date
February 7, 2012
Inventor
Stephen J McErlain
New York
NY, US
Paul F Pickel
Bethpage
NY, US
John Buck
Oceanside
NY, US
James J Fallon
Armonk
NY, US
Agent
Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox PLLC
Assignee
Realtime Data
NY, US
IPC
G06F 9/24
G06F 9/00
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