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Joseph E Halpern, David A Martz, James Sangroniz, Walter J Scheiderich III: Method for more efficiently installing software components from a remote server source. Hewlett Packard Company, August 28, 2001: US06282711 (335 worldwide citation)

This invention includes a method for more efficiently installing a subset of software components and data files contained in a component pool in a distributed processing network such as the Internet. An installation package delivered to a requesting end user is custom configured at a remote server l ...


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James J Wolff: Dynamic load balancing of a network of client and server computers. Hewlett Packard Company, February 6, 2001: US06185601 (328 worldwide citation)

Methods for load rebalancing by clients in a network are disclosed. Client load rebalancing allows the clients to optimize throughput between themselves and the resources accessed by the nodes. A network, which implements this embodiment of the invention, can dynamically rebalance itself to optimize ...


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Tore J M Risch: Method of monitoring changes in attribute values of object in an object-oriented database. Hewlett Packard Company, July 21, 1992: US05133075 (325 worldwide citation)

A method of monitoring objects in an interactive object-oriented database system. Any of a plurality of client programs can request monitoring of attributes of objects in the database. A record is kept of update transactions initiated by a client. When the client commits the changes, any client whic ...


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You Wen Yi, Mitsuchika Saito: Electrostatically-driven light modulator and display. Hewlett Packard Company, Ian Hardcastle, April 28, 1998: US05745281 (322 worldwide citation)

A light modulator having the small volume and low power consumption of LCD displays together with the higher resolution and faster response time of CRT displays. The light modulator includes a substrate pair, an opaque light shielding layer, a shutter assembly composed of a shutter plate and a shutt ...


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Michael K Dempsey, Brian S Rosnov: Handheld clinical terminal. Hewlett Packard Company, May 2, 2000: US06057758 (315 worldwide citation)

A system for monitoring a physiological condition of a patient includes a primary station and a portable station. The primary station includes a transmitter configured to transmit a signal, which represents a physiological condition of the patient, via a wireless communication link. The portable sta ...


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John J Youden, Albert W Kovalick, Paolo L Siccardo, Christopher R Adams, James E Jensen, David J Coggins, Manu Thapar, Kari Santos: Video on demand system with multiple data sources configured to provide vcr-like services. Hewlett Packard Company, Jonathan B Penn, February 25, 1997: US05606359 (307 worldwide citation)

A video server for providing Video-On-Demand is disclosed. A plurality of data sources are coupled individually to a first and second bi-directional data/instruction switch. The first switch is additionally coupled to a data storage system and the second switch is coupled to a network interface. A r ...


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Tad Decatur Simons, Michael Greenstein, Dominique Freeman, Leslie Anne Leonard, David A King, Paul Lum: Reproducible lancing for sampling blood. Hewlett Packard Company, Philip S Yip, February 16, 1999: US05871494 (299 worldwide citation)

A blood analysis apparatus for obtaining blood for analysis from the skin of a patient with a controlled degree of lancing. The apparatus including a cartridge and a driver. The cartridge includes a cartridge case and a lancet. The lancet has a tip and is housed in the cartridge case. The lancet can ...


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Weimin Du, Graham Eddy, Ming Chien Shan: Distributed workflow resource management system and method. Hewlett Packard Company, October 20, 1998: US05826239 (299 worldwide citation)

A system and method for distributed resource management in a computer network operating under control of workflow management software system (WFMS) to manage plural resources to perform a workflow process that includes multiple process activities, uses two-step resource assignment to manage resource ...


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Ming C Hao, Alan H Karp, Daniel Garfinkel, Charles Young, Thomas G Fincher: Mechanism to control and use window events among applications in concurrent computing. Hewlett Packard Company, December 1, 1998: US05844553 (299 worldwide citation)

A new application sharing technology that enables sharing of many single-user non-modified applications between two or more workstations. It provides concurrent sharing of existing multiple applications with no change in a distributed environment. It permits real-time sharing of distributed applicat ...


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Glenn A Kramer, Jay C Weber: Settlement of aggregated electronic transactions over a network. Hewlett Packard Company, November 27, 2001: US06324525 (288 worldwide citation)

In one embodiment, an architecture that consummates an electronic transaction between a first electronic device, such as an acquirer device, a second electronic device, such as an issuer device, and a plurality of electronic terminals, such as merchant terminals, by establishing a communication betw ...