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Clifford E Kahn: Methods and apparatus for controlling access to a resource. EMC Corporation, Chapin IP Law, Barry W Chapin Esq, February 27, 2007: US07185192 (323 worldwide citation)

An input/output interface receives an access request from a requester. A processor associated with the input/output interface applies a filter operation to select a subset of rules from a master set of rules maintained within an authorization database. Rules can be selected in this manner using filt ...


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Pasha Roberts, Firdaus Bhathena, Francis A Honoré: Call center system where users and representatives conduct simultaneous voice and joint browsing sessions. Cisco Technology, Barry W Chapin, Chapin & Huang L L C, September 25, 2001: US06295551 (275 worldwide citation)

A call center system allows a representative and a user to jointly browse World Wide Web content while simultaneously conducting a voice conversation over either a circuit switched or packet switched network. A user may initiate a joint browsing, or synchronous collaboration, session by accessing a ...


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Farrukh S Najmi: Methods and apparatus for indexing content. Sun Microsystems, Chapin IP Law, Barry W Chapin Esq, March 28, 2006: US07020654 (254 worldwide citation)

Mechanisms and techniques provide a system that operates in a computerized device to index content. Such a system allows registration of content indexing services and then receives repository content of at least one type. The system identifies a content indexing service associated with the at least ...


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Christopher H Lamb, Scott B Petrack, Frank G Slaughter III, James E Toga: Methods and apparatus for providing communications services between connectionless and connection-oriented networks. David E Huang Esq, Barry W Chapin Esq, Chapin & Huang L L C, June 8, 2004: US06747970 (245 worldwide citation)

A telecommunications system uses software applications called user agents, that are preferably Internet-based and that operate on behalf of users in a telecommunications hosting server to control call connections under control of a telecommunications network server that interfaces with the telecommu ...


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Olexiy Ivchenko, Denys L Kraplin: Methods and apparatus for performing data acquisition and control. United Electronic, Chapin & Huang L L C, Barry W Chapin Esq, February 28, 2006: US07007107 (236 worldwide citation)

Mechanisms and techniques provide a data acquisition basic input output system between a central controller and a set of modules networked to the central controller. The central controller obtains at least one command to be sent to at least one module of the set of modules networked to the central c ...


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James O&apos Toole, M Frans Kaashoek: Methods and apparatus for remote configuration of an appliance on a network. Cisco Technology, Barry W Chapin, Chapin & Huang L L C, February 5, 2002: US06345294 (230 worldwide citation)

A network appliance is capable of remote booting and obtaining its configuration information from a source located far away. The network appliance can be shipped to a business location or office environment without requiring a local boot server in that location or environment and without requiring t ...


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Stephen R Quatrano, Charles D Cummings, Andrew R Cleasby, Brian S Gladstein, Jeffrey J Anuszczyk: Methods and apparatus for providing shared access to an application. Cisco Technology, Barry W Chapin Esq, Chapin & Huang, June 8, 2004: US06748420 (188 worldwide citation)

The system of the invention provides a collaboration adapter which can be integrated into a web server or a web/application server to allow multiple computer user participants to access a single shared session to an application in a collaborative manner. The system of the invention allows a particip ...


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Barbara Liskov: Methods and apparatus for processing content requests using domain name service. Cisco Technology, Chapin IP Law, Barry W Chapin Esq, October 30, 2007: US07289519 (179 worldwide citation)

Mechanisms and techniques provide a system that operates in content routers and content engines in peered content distribution networks. Using domain name specifications associated with the content distribution networks, a content router may provide a forward domain resolution response to redirect a ...


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Barbara Liskov, Mark Day: Methods and apparatus for processing client requests in a content distribution network using client lists. Cisco Technology, Chapin IP Law, Barry W Chapin Esq, August 21, 2007: US07260598 (173 worldwide citation)

Mechanisms and techniques operating in a content distribution network in a peering relationship with a second content distribution network. The system maintains a first client list identifying a first set of client devices associated with a first content distribution network. The system also obtains ...


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Bryon Scott Andersen: Methods and apparatus for backing up and restoring data portions stored in client computer systems. Sun Microsystems, Barry W Chapin Esq, Chapin & Huang, March 8, 2005: US06865655 (169 worldwide citation)

Mechanisms and techniques operate in a computerized device to perform backup and restore operations on data portions such that if a backup server already has a copy of the content of a data portion, no client computer systems need to transfer a copy of the data portion to the backup server, even if ...