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Kevin C Gross, Charles J Digate, Eugene H Lee: Event-driven rule-based messaging system. Banyan Systems Incorporated, Hale and Dorr, September 1, 1998: US05802253 (173 worldwide citation)

A flexible, event driven and conditional rule based mail messaging system which can be transparently implemented for use in electronic mail applications. A rule mechanism is implemented having a "When-If-Then" event-driven, conditional, action-invoking paradigm or "triplet" which permits definition ...


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Joseph Brett, Mcconnell Kathleen: A naming service for maintaining lists for routing messages to users inside and outside of a network. Banyan Systems Incorporated, DIENER Michael A, June 19, 1997: WO/1997/022055

A naming service maintains lists of names (84) for receiving messages, with the names having a defined format portion (90) for routing messages in the network (60, 64). At least some names have additional routing information (92) that is passed to another server or service for routing the messages e ...