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Reed Richard Bittinger, Michael Levi Fraenkel, Barron Cornelius Housel III, David Bruce Lindquist: Client/server communication system. International Business Machine, Jerry W Herndon, May 19, 1998: US05754774 (355 worldwide citation)

A method, apparatus and program product for increasing the performance of a client/server system having a client application resident on a first computer and communicating with a server application resident on a second computer remote from the first computer. The client application and the server ap ...


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Byron R Brown, Hung L Hu, Klaas B Klaassen, Joseph J Lum, Jacobus C L Van Peppen, Walter E Weresin: Method and apparatus for in-situ measurement of head/recording medium clearance. International Business Machine Corporation, Otto Schmid Jr, October 11, 1988: US04777544 (191 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for measuring the flying height of a slider supporting a magnetic transducer in-situ in a direct manner in an operational magnetic disk storage system. The method and apparatus produce relative motion between the magnetic transducer and a magnetic recording medium at a first v ...


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Reiner Kraft, Gaurav Tewari: System and method for dynamically associating keywords with domain-specific search engine queries. International Business Machine Corporation, Samuel A Kassatly, February 4, 2003: US06516312 (152 worldwide citation)

A computer program product is provided as a system for use with a search engine and a search engine repository to dynamically associate keywords within a search result set encountered in an abstract of a search result item with a domain-specific query. In the system, a local query database stores th ...


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Richard Bealkowski, Ralph Murray Begun, Louis Bennie Capps Jr: Method and apparatus for providing updated firmware in a data processing system. International Business Machine, Jeffrey L LaBau, Bruce D Johse, Joseph P Abate, March 2, 1999: US05878256 (143 worldwide citation)

A programmable firmware store for a personal computer system includes a plurality of nonvolatile alterable electronic memories connected in a mutually paralleled circuit arrangement. The memories are connected to a controller that controls the memories to read firmware from and write firmware into t ...


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James A Reimer, Roger A Reinsch: Computer program product and program storage device for linking and presenting movies with their underlying source information. International Business Machine Corporation, Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox P L L C, September 24, 1996: US05559949 (141 worldwide citation)

A system and method for providing on demand access to information related to a movie while the movie is being presented to a user, where the movie was generated from the movie related information, are described. The system operates by presenting the movie to the user, and then receiving from the use ...


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James A Reimer, Roger A Reinsch: System and method for enabling the creation of personalized movie presentations and personalized movie collections. International Business Machine Corporation, David J Kappos Esq, Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox P L L C, September 3, 1996: US05553221 (138 worldwide citation)

A system and method for providing on demand access to information related to a movie while the movie is being presented to a user, where the movie was generated from the movie related information. The system operates by presenting the movie to the user, and then receiving from the user a query perta ...


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Ann M Rudy: System for simulating memory arrays in a logic simulation machine. International Business Machine Corporation, Baker Maxham Jester & Meador, August 29, 1989: US04862347 (125 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for simulating memory devices in a logic simulation machine include a finite state machine (FSM) having input/output (I/O) sources, instruction storage resources, a real memory resource, and instruction execution resources. A plurality of memory device ports to be simulated ar ...


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Matthias Kaiserswerth, Erich Ruetsche: Method and apparatus for providing connection identifier by concatenating CAMs addresses at which containing matched protocol information extracted from multiple protocol header. International Business Machine, Jeanine S Ray Yarletts, November 4, 1997: US05684954 (118 worldwide citation)

The present application concerns a method and an apparatus, in a communication network, for processing the various fields of a protocol header preceding a data stream to provide a unique connection identifier for processing the data stream. All relevant protocol information is extracted from the pro ...


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Paul Haverstock, Miguel Estrada, Julio Estrada: Web server with integrated scheduling and calendaring. International Business Machine Corporation, Hunton & Williams, May 16, 2000: US06064977 (115 worldwide citation)

A system for enabling access to non-HTML objects from a web browser. The system includes a database for storing non-HTML objects. A system user requests a non-HTML object from a database using a web browser. The web browser transmits the request to a server via a HTTP server and module. The server l ...


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James M Dunn, Bruce P Semple, Edith H Stern, Barry E Willner: Wireless telecommunications system and method of operation providing users′ carrier selection in overlapping hetergenous networks. International Business Machine, Joseph C Redmond Jr, Morgan & Finnegan, July 8, 2003: US06591103 (115 worldwide citation)

An improved wireless telecommunication system enables a user to obtain communication services in overlapping wireless heterogeneous or homogeneous cellular networks at the most economical cost and bandwidth. A plurality of overlapping cellular networks includes a common command channel, a Central Se ...