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David C Lee, Peter S S Wang, Anne G O&apos Connell: Transparent access to network attached devices. 3Com Corporation, Ernest J Beffel Jr, Haynes Beffel & Wolfeld, July 29, 2003: US06601101 (299 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to transparent access to network attached devices, such as network attached storage devices, Web servers or database servers. In particular, the present invention provides hand-off protocols that are transparent to a network client, with the advantage that physical devi ...


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Darren P Briggs, Brady O Bruce, Michael W Mitchell, Emile L Reed IV: Method and apparatus for selectively sharing and passively tracking communication device experiences. Fatbubble, Ernest J Beffel Jr, Haynes Beffel & Wolfeld, July 18, 2006: US07080139 (260 worldwide citation)

The present invention includes methods and devices for passively tracking and selectively sharing user experiences with communication devices, including computers, web-enabled telephones, and PDAs. User rating or comments on their experiences can be captured. Particular aspects of the present invent ...


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Kelly Schwarzhoff, Ramshankar Venkat: Method of retrieving schemas for interpreting documents in an electronic commerce system. Commerce One Operations, Ernest J Beffel Jr, Haynes Beffel & Wolfeld, July 8, 2003: US06591260 (234 worldwide citation)

A method and computer system are described for conducting commercial transactions by the exchange of electronic documents. The computer system includes a transaction services network, which comprises a plurality of transaction servers for providing services to support commercial transactions. Tradin ...


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Hsiang Lan Lung: Spacer chalcogenide memory method and device. Macronix International, Ernest J Beffel Jr, Haynes Beffel & Wolfeld, March 8, 2005: US06864503 (230 worldwide citation)

The present invention includes devices and methods to form memory cell devices including a spacer comprising a programmable resistive material alloy. Particular aspects of the present invention are described in the claims, specification and drawings.


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Peter S S Wang, David C Lee, Anne G O&apos Connell: Virtually addressing storage devices through a switch. 3Com Corporation, Ernest J Beffel Jr, Haynes Beffel & Wolfeld, November 30, 2004: US06826613 (222 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to transparent access to network attached storage devices, configured to any of several protocols, such as SCSI over IP, NAS or NASD. In particular, the present invention provides for using a switch to transparently aggregate storage devices. The switch appears as a vir ...


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Chris LaRue, Jeff Gray, Roy W Feague: System and methods for synchronizing data between multiple datasets. Starfish Software, Ernest J Beffel Jr, Haynes Beffel & Wolfeld, October 26, 2004: US06810405 (212 worldwide citation)

Methods for synchronizing PIM data between a wireless telephone and a synchronization server. A communication in interface is established between the telephone and the server, using a wireless network and the Internet. The telephone initiates the synchronization by placing a data call to the server ...


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Hsiang Lan Lung: Self-aligned small contact phase-change memory method and device. Macronix International, Ernest J Beffel Jr, Haynes Beffel & Wolfeld, May 22, 2007: US07220983 (201 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a novel memory cell structure and process to fabricate chalcogenide phase change memory. More particularly, it produces a small cross-sectional area of a chalcogenide-electrode contact part of the phase change memory, which affects the current/power requirement of the chalco ...


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Craig Weissman, Kevin Oliver, Benji Jasik, Kedar Doshi: Methods and systems for controlling access to custom objects in a database. salesforce com, Haynes Beffel & Wolfeld, Ernest J Beffel Jr, January 10, 2012: US08095531 (193 worldwide citation)

In embodiments, methods and systems for controlling access to custom objects are provided. These techniques for controlling access to custom objects can enable embodiments to utilize a key for the protection of the security of data that is to remain private while not compromising efficiency of a que ...


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Robert E Dvorak, Richard W Pasternack, Ronald Samuel Cope, Beth Li Ju Chen: Method and apparatus for planning analysis. Bluefire Systems, Ernest J Beffel Jr, Haynes Beffel & Wolfeld, August 15, 2006: US07092929 (192 worldwide citation)

Methods of and apparatus for simulating and projecting future sales, inventory and gross margin are described. Some methods provide bottom-up item-by-item, per location simulation of unit inventory and unit sales. Notional deliveries and other features of simulations and projections are reflected in ...


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Peter S S Wang, David C Lee: RAID method and device with network protocol between controller and storage devices. 3Com Corporation, Ernest J Beffel Jr, Haynes Beffel & Wolfeld, December 21, 2004: US06834326 (172 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to transparent access to a redundant array of inexpensive devices. In particular, it provides a method and device for connecting redundant disk drives to a controller, preferably an intelligent switch, via a network. The disks are controlled by commands transported acro ...