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Cary Lee Bates, Paul Reuben Day, Jeffrey Michael Ryan, John Matthew Santosuosso: Distributed system and method for detecting traffic patterns. International Business Machines Corporation, Gero G McClellan, Thomason Moser & Patterson L, August 28, 2001: US06282486 (66 worldwide citation)

A computer system for determining traffic patterns and congestion and using the determined traffic patterns and congestion to determine an appropriate route using a global positioning system and related route map calculator. A vehicle is provided with an onboard computer system adapted to determine ...


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Brian John Cragun: Method and apparatus for displaying information in a vehicle. International Business Machines Corporation, Gero G McClellan, Thomason Moser & Patterson L, March 12, 2002: US06356812 (66 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for displaying information in a vehicle is provided. Initially, navigation information is received from at least one of a remote database via a wireless network and a local sensor. A driver attention threshold is then determined from the received navigation information. Inform ...


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Cary Lee Bates, Paul Reuben Day, Jeffrey Michael Ryan, John Matthew Santosuosso: Distributed system and method for detecting traffic patterns. International Business Machines Corporation, Gero G McClellan, Moser Patterson & Sheridan L, May 7, 2002: US06385531 (52 worldwide citation)

A computer system for determining traffic patterns and congestion and using the determined traffic patterns and congestion to determine an appropriate route using a global positioning system and related route map calculator. A vehicle is provided with an onboard computer system adapted to determine ...


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John Matthew Santosuosso: Disabling and reloading enterprise java beans using database trigger programs. International Business Machines Corporation, Gero G McClellan, Moser Patterson & Sheridan, May 20, 2003: US06567809 (28 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems for maintaining coherency of data such as between data contained in executable code and a source location of the data (e.g., a table of a database). In a particular embodiment, an enterprise Java Bean (EJB) is hydrated with data retrieved from a database data structure having a t ...


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Cary Lee Bates, Michael Martin Tomashek: Vehicle warning system and method based on speed differential. International Business Machines Corporation, Gero G McClellan, Thomason Moser & Patterson L, January 8, 2002: US06337638 (28 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a method, apparatus and article of manufacture for detecting the presence of one or more target vehicles and determining a distance and speed of the targeted vehicles relative to a targeting vehicle. When predetermined threshold conditions are satisfied, warning signal ...


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Cary Lee Bates, Paul Reuben Day, John Matthew Santosuosso: Real-time bookmarks. International Business Machines Corporation, Gero G McClellan, Moser Patterson & Sheridan, June 3, 2003: US06574625 (24 worldwide citation)

The present invention generally provides a method, article of manufacture and apparatus for selecting and displaying real-time bookmarks. Bookmarks are configured and displayed according to predetermined parameters when relevancy conditions established between a currently displayed network address a ...


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Clifton Malcolm Nock, Schuman M Shao: System for reconfiguring an existing server process without ending and restarting. International Business Machines Corporation, Gero G McClellan, Moser Patterson & Sheridan L, January 28, 2003: US06513115 (21 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a method, program product, computer system and apparatus for configuring an existing server process without the need to end and restart the server process. Specifically, a new server process is started with updated configuration information. If an existing server process is ...


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Gordon James Smith, George Willard Van Leeuwen: Preemptive control of a vehicle computer system based on local and environmental sensing. International Business Machines Corporation, Gero G McClellan, Moser Patterson & Sheridan L, February 19, 2002: US06349246 (18 worldwide citation)

Method and apparatus for controlling data communications in response to environmental cues. The transmission and/or reception of data by a computer disposed onboard a vehicle may be controlled to avoid loss of data, unintentional transmission of data, etc., where predetermined environmental conditio ...


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Cary Lee Bates, Jeffrey Michael Ryan, John Matthew Santosuosso: Automotive emergency awareness system. International Business Machines Corporation, Gero G McClellan, Moser Patterson & Sheridan, March 26, 2002: US06363325 (11 worldwide citation)

A vehicular emergency awareness system and method is provided. A vehicle is provided with an onboard computer system adapted to receive and process signals generated at an external source. Under predetermined conditions, the emergency awareness system alerts the driver of the vehicle of a proximal h ...


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Kenneth Dale Aaker: Method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for providing access to data stored in compressed files. International Business Machines Corporation, Gero G McClellan, Moser Patterson & Sheridan, January 21, 2003: US06510499 (5 worldwide citation)

A method, article of manufacture, and apparatus for ordering and retrieving pages of data in a computer operating system is provided. The invention provides for ordering pages of data in a computer operating system during execution of a program file according the order in which the pages are accesse ...