David Sherrer
David W Sherrer, Noel Heiks, Dan Steinberg: Inductive magnetic recording head having inclined magnetic read/write pole and method of making same. Shipley Company L L C, Brown Rudnick Berlack Israels, December 31, 2002: US06501619 (31 worldwide citation)

A thin film magnetic read/write head which has a return pole and a read/write pole adjacent to the return pole. The return pole has a vertical sidewall which has a predetermined height and is perpendicular to a substrate. An insulating layer is disposed on the sidewall between the return pole and re ...

David Sherrer
David W Sherrer, Dan A Steinberg, Mindaugas F Dautartas: Optical fiber array for preventing flow of glue between fibers and waveguide. Shipley Company, Brown Rudnick Berlack Israels, February 25, 2003: US06526204 (15 worldwide citation)

An optical fiber array having wick stop grooves in a front face of the array. The wick stop grooves control the movement of liquid adhesive (e.g. UV curable adhesive, solder, sol-gel). Particularly, the wick stop grooves prevent liquid adhesive from flowing between the optical fibers in the array an ...


David Sherrer
David W Sherrer, Noel A Heiks, Dan A Steinberg: Optoelectronic device-optical fiber connector having micromachined pit for passive alignment of the optoelectronic device. Joseph P Quinn Esq, Brown Rudnick Berlack Israels, February 20, 2003: US20030034438-A1 (2 worldwide citation)

A connector for optically connecting an array of optoelectronic device (e.g. VCSELS or photodetectors) and an array of optical waveguides (e.g. optical fibers or integrated optical waveguides). The device has a submount chip for holding the optoelectronic device. The submount chip has a micromachine ...

David Sherrer
Dan A Steinberg, David W Sherrer, Mindaugas F Dautartas: Optical device package. Maria M Eliseeva Esq, Brown Rudnick Berlack Israels, May 1, 2003: US20030081914-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

An optical device package includes a substrate having a top portion with an a recess for receiving an optical semiconductor component and an elongated linear groove for receiving an optical fiber. The optical fiber is positioned within the groove in said substrate such that the top surface of the op ...

David Sherrer
David W Sherrer, Mindaugus F Dautargas, Neal Ricks, Dan A Steinberg: Wafer level packaging for optoelectronic devices. Maria M Eliseeva, Brown Rudnick Berlack Israels, December 30, 2004: US20040264866-A1

An optical device package includes a substrate having an upper surface, a distal end, a proximal end, and distal and proximal longitudinally extending notches co-linearly aligned with each other. A structure is mounted to the substrate and has at least one recessed portion. The structure can be a li ...

Vijay R Basani, Krishna Mangiapudi, Lynne M Murach, Leroy R Karge, Vitaly S Revsin, Azer Bestavros, Mark E Crovella, Domenic J LaRosa: Method and apparatus for reliable and scalable distribution of data files in distributed networks. Network Appliance, Brian L Michaelis, Brown Rudnick Berlack Israels, April 6, 2004: US06718361 (972 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a system and apparatus for efficient and reliable, control and distribution of data files or portions of files, applications, or other data objects in large-scale distributed networks. A unique content-management front-end provides efficient controls for triggering dis ...

Erik J Bartone, Ernest L Mendenhall Jr, John H McClutchy Jr, Devang N Patel: System and method for monitoring and controlling energy usage. Nxegen, David D Lowry, Joseph P Quinn, Brown Rudnick Berlack Israels, October 14, 2003: US06633823 (351 worldwide citation)

A system and method for real time monitoring and control of energy consumption at a number of facilities to allow aggregate control over the power consumption. A central location receives information over a communications network, such as a wireless network, from nodes placed at facilities. The node ...

William Zahavi, Lee W Sapiro, Saymai Thammavong, Ron Arnan: Method and apparatus for storage system metrics management and archive. EMC Corporation, Brian L Michaelis, Joseph P Quinn, Brown Rudnick Berlack Israels, April 26, 2005: US06886020 (275 worldwide citation)

A data management and archive method and apparatus, such as for implementation in an automated system to monitor and manage status, performance and configuration data for a plurality of networked storage components. Analysis and cross-correlation of data related to the plurality of storage component ...

Krishna Mangipudi, Vijay Basani: Method and apparatus for policy based class of service and adaptive service level management within the context of an internet and intranet. Network Appliance, Brian L Michaelis, Brown Rudnick Berlack Israels, April 27, 2004: US06728748 (222 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for robustly enhanced Class of Service (COS) at the application layer permits highly flexible privilege based access and enables implementation of complex policies and rules for classification and differentiation of services. Differentiation facilitates categorization of traff ...