James D Rogan, Brian K Forbes, Michael G Birdsall: Local-remote apparatus with specialized image storage modules. Unisys Corporation, Alfred W Kozak, Mark T Starr, June 14, 1994: US05321816 (768 worldwide citation)

An apparatus provides a network combining a local site having a host computer and a specialized storage and retrieval module for storing image information which is connected to a remote site having document processing equipment working with remote specialized storage retrieval modules for storage of ...

Anagha Raipurkar, Alma Navarro de Jesus, Donald Ralph Hart: Method for reducing database recovery time. Unisys Corporation, Alfred W Kozak, Charles A Johnson, Richard J Gregson, May 22, 2007: US07222133 (624 worldwide citation)

A method is provided to automatically select the correct order of backups from selected DUMP files in order to recover and rebuild a complete database in reduced time without requiring the user to search, find and select the correct order of items for the backup.

Paul D Urevig, James R Malnati, Donald J Ethen, Herbert L Weber: Grouping shared resources into one or more pools and automatically re-assigning shared resources from where they are not currently needed to where they are needed. Unisys Corporation, Charles A Johnson, Mark T Nawrocki Rooney & Silverston P A Starr, November 28, 2000: US06154787 (606 worldwide citation)

Method and apparatus for providing a timely, automated re-assignment of resources, such as peripheral devices, memory, and/or processing capacity, among a number of host data processing systems. In a preferred embodiment, the present invention allows peripheral devices, such as tape drives, to be co ...

Donn B Baker, David R Johnson, Ralph E Sipple: Multi-cast digital video data server using synchronization groups. Unisys Corporation, Charles A Johnson, Mark T Starr, December 10, 1996: US05583561 (500 worldwide citation)

A system and method for distributing real-time, compressed, digital video data from a video library composed of multiple mass storage devices through a digital video data server to large numbers of viewers via distribution networks is provided. The server obtains selected frames of video data for vi ...

Randal Lee Guck: Automatic format conversion system and publishing methodology for multi-user network. Unisys Corporation, Alfred W Kozak, Mark T Starr, Steven R Petersen, June 15, 1999: US05911776 (488 worldwide citation)

A network providing a server using an object-database enables an author to create and store an original document, as a source file with a first format. Software in the data base will provide multiple sets of shadow file-converter groups connected to the source file of the original document. Each sha ...

Randal Lee Guck: Selective multiple protocol transport and dynamic format conversion in a multi-user network. Unisys Corporation, Alfred W Kozak, Mark T Starr, Steven R Petersen, December 8, 1998: US05848415 (321 worldwide citation)

A content server using an object database supports a network of multiple User clients. The database is loaded with virtual objects which constitute source documents in the form of a multiplicity of resource objects, which may be file-oriented objects or message-oriented objects, which enable the for ...

Stan T Barone, Ian R Hepburn, Gary E Fladmoe, Robert D Vavra: Method and apparatus for remotely and centrally controlling a plurality of host processors. Unisys Corporation, LeRoy D Maunu, Charles A Johnson, Mark T Starr, May 24, 1994: US05315711 (317 worldwide citation)

A method is disclosed for controlling a plurality of host processors from either a single remote workstation or a plurality of remote workstations. The user interface and level of control at the remote workstation is identical to that which is available at the host processor operations console. Oper ...

William J Buffam: Self-authentication apparatus and method. Unisys Corporation, Rocco L Adornato, Mark T Starr, February 6, 2001: US06185316 (275 worldwide citation)

An apparatus, method, and computer program for providing authenticating indicia and verifying the image thereby. One particular embodiment is a biometric application such as a fingerprint-based authentication system. The apparatus includes an image receiver for receiving the original image with true ...

Joseph S Donnelly, Morris G Robinson, James R Reese: Human resource management system for staffing projects. Unisys Corporation, Albert B Cooper, Mark T Starr, Steven B Samuels, April 11, 2000: US06049776 (246 worldwide citation)

A Resource Management System (RMS) including an RMS server having an RMS database containing files storing information on employees, employee skills, employee schedules and projects. The information in the files of the RMS database is obtained from external corporate databases as well as from direct ...

Bailochan Behera: Archival document image processing and printing system. Unisys Corporation, Alfred W Kozak, Mark T Starr, February 16, 1993: US05187750 (239 worldwide citation)

A document processing, archival storage and printout system such as for handling customer checking accounts. Original checks/documents are processed into digital image data then stored temporarily in magnetic media and transferred to optical long-term archival storage. The system retrieves and accum ...