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Robert A Hirschfeld, Dave D McCrory: Virtualized logical server cloud providing non-deterministic allocation of logical attributes of logical servers to physical resources. Surgient, Gary R Stanford, April 12, 2005: US06880002 (159 worldwide citation)

A virtualized logical server cloud that enables logical servers to exist independent of physical servers that instantiate the logical servers. Servers are treated as logical resources in order to create a logical server cloud. The logical attributes of a logical server are non-deterministically allo ...


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Dave D McCrory, Robert A Hirschfeld: Virtual server cloud interfacing. Surgient, Gary R Stanford, August 11, 2009: US07574496 (81 worldwide citation)

A server cloud manager (SCM) for controlling logical servers and physical resources that form a virtualized logical server cloud. The SCM includes multiple core components and one or more interface components. The core components serve as a shared foundation to collectively manage events, validate a ...


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Robert A Hirschfeld, Dave D McCrory: Near on-line server. Surgient, Gary R Stanford, January 24, 2006: US06990666 (80 worldwide citation)

A dynamic state manager (DSM) for a server cloud manager (SCM) of a virtualized logical server cloud including a resource definition, a rules module and a state manager engine. The resource definition incorporates information of the available physical and logical resources of the server cloud, inclu ...


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Robert A Hirschfeld, C Evan Pollan, Dave D McCrory: Server file management. Surgient, Gary R Stanford, August 14, 2007: US07257584 (47 worldwide citation)

A virtual hard drive (VHD) file manager system for a virtualized logical server cloud including a master repository and a VHD file manager. The VHD interfaces virtualization software and a server cloud manager to manage VHDs for logical servers of the server cloud. The master repository stores multi ...


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Dave D McCrory, Robert A Hirschfeld: Shared nothing virtual cluster. Surgient, Gary R Stanford, October 23, 2007: US07287186 (34 worldwide citation)

A shared-nothing virtual cluster including multiple virtual servers located on a corresponding number of physical servers linked together via a network. The virtual servers collectively form an active/passive (A/P) cluster including an active virtual server and at least one passive server. The share ...


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Scott C Johnson, Dave D McCrory: Network abstraction and isolation layer for masquerading machine identity of a computer. Surgient, Gary R Stanford, August 3, 2010: US07769004 (11 worldwide citation)

A network abstraction and isolation layer (NAIL) for masquerading the machine identity of a computer in a network to enable the computer to communicate in the network with a different machine identity including an isolated network interface for communicating with the computer, an abstraction network ...


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Charles A Willman, Scott C Johnson, Dave D McCrory, Robert A Hirschfeld: Network abstraction and isolation layer rules-based federation and masquerading. Surgient, Gary R Stanford, January 5, 2010: US07643484 (9 worldwide citation)

A computer system of a federation coupled to a network including a server having an internal address associated with a first subnet and a network abstraction and isolation layer rules-based federation and masquerading (NAIL RBFM) interface that interfaces the server with the network. The NAIL RBFM i ...


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Hirschfeld Robert A, Mccrory Dave D: Near on-line servers. Surgient Networks, STANFORD Gary R, February 5, 2004: WO/2004/012038 (2 worldwide citation)

A dynamic state manager (DSM) (227) for a server cloud manager (SCM) of a virtualized logical server cloud (101) including a resource definition (301, 303, 305, 307, 309, 311, and 313), a rules module (315) and a state manager engine (300). The resource definition incorporates information of the ava ...


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Richter Roger K, Bailey Brian W, Canion Rodney S, Garvens Thomas E, Jackson Gregory J, Johnson Scott C, Webb Theodore S: Interprocess communications within a network node using switch fabric. Surgient Networks, ENDERS William W, June 13, 2002: WO/2002/046944 (1 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are provided for network connected computing systems that employ functional multi-processing to optimize bandwidth utilization and accelerate system performance. In one embodiment, the network connected computing system may include a switch based computing system. The switch empl ...


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Hirschfeld Robert A, Mccrory Dave D: Virtualized logical server cloud. Surgient Networks, June 16, 2004: EP1428135-A2

A virtualized logical server cloud (201) that enables logical servers (106) to exist independent of physical servers (108) that instantiate the logical servers. Servers are treated as logical resources in order to create a logical server cloud. The logical attributes of a logical server are non-dete ...