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Daniel L Amundson, Donald Ray Halley, Paul Douglas Koeller, Leonard William Koser, Lynda Marie Smith: Method and apparatus for data backup and recovery. International Business Machines Corporation, Joan Pennington, November 28, 2000: US06154852 (266 worldwide citation)

A method, computer program product and apparatus are provided for data backup and recovery in a computer system. The data backup and recovery method uses a plurality of tape drives in parallel. A unique token is associated with each data object being saved to a tape media. While saving backup data t ...


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Mark W Branstad, Jonathan W Byrn, Gary S Delp, Philip L Leichty, Jeffrey J Lynch, Kevin G Plotz, Lee A Sendelbach, Albert A Slane: Apparatus and method for segmentation and time synchronization of the transmission of multimedia data. International Business Machines Corporation, Joan Pennington, Owen J Gamon, Pryor A Garnett, July 2, 1996: US05533021 (244 worldwide citation)

Method and apparatus are provided for transmitting a stream of multimedia digital data over a distribution communications network. A multimedia stream server segments the multimedia digital data stream into data blocks on a first boundary and a second boundary. The first boundary is a set number of ...


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Gary Scott Delp, Roch A Guerin, Philip Lynn Leichty, Vinod Gerard John Peris, Rajendran Rajan, Albert Alfonse Slane: Method and apparatus for resource allocation with guarantees. International Business Machines Corporation, Joan Pennington, November 30, 1999: US05996013 (185 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus are provided for resource allocation with guarantees. A resource allocator is coupled to a controller. The resource allocator allocates resources between a plurality of arrival processes. A dedicated resource pool and a shared resource pool are provided. When an arrival proces ...


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Toshiharu Furukawa, Mark Charles Hakey, Steven John Holmes, David Vaclav Horak, Charles William Koburger III, Peter H Mitchell: Method for forming quadruple density sidewall image transfer (SIT) structures. International Business Machines Corporation, Joan Pennington, April 5, 2005: US06875703 (183 worldwide citation)

A method is provided for forming a quadruple density sidewall image transfer (SIT) structure. Oxide spacers are formed on opposite sidewalls of a first mandrel. The oxide spacers form a second mandrel. Then sidewall spacers are formed on opposite sidewalls of the oxide spacers forming the second man ...


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Brian John Cragun, Paul Reuben Day: Censoring browser method and apparatus for internet viewing. International Business Machines Corporation, Joan Pennington, November 3, 1998: US05832212 (182 worldwide citation)

A censoring browser method and apparatus are provided for internet viewing. A user profile including user selected censoring parameters is stored. Data packet contents are received and compared with the user selected censoring parameters. Responsive to the comparison, the received data packet conten ...


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Mark W Branstad, Jonathan W Byrn, Gary S Delp, Phillip L Leichty, Jeffrey J Lynch, Kevin G Plotz, Lee A Sendelbach, Albert A Slane: apparatus and method for segmentation and time synchronization of the transmission of multimedia data. International Business Machines Corporation, Joan Pennington, July 16, 1996: US05537408 (171 worldwide citation)

Method and apparatus are provided for transmitting a stream of multimedia digital data over a distribution communications network. A multimedia stream server segments the multimedia digital data stream into data blocks on a first boundary and a second boundary. The first boundary is a set number of ...


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David William Davenport, Gary Scott Delp, Jeffrey James Lynch, Kevin G Plotz, Philip Lynn Leichty: Apparatus and method for segmentation and time synchronization of the transmission of a multiple program multimedia data stream. International Business Machines Corporation, Joan Pennington, July 29, 1997: US05652749 (159 worldwide citation)

Method and apparatus are provided for segmenting a multiple program multimedia digital data stream for transmission over a distribution communications network. Each program multimedia digital data stream includes sequential transport system (TS) packets with program clock references (PCRs) at a set ...


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Cary Lee Bates, Brian John Cragun, Paul Reuben Day: Method and computer program product for implementing parental supervision for internet browsing. International Business Machines Corporation, Joan Pennington, June 1, 2004: US06745367 (155 worldwide citation)

A method and computer program product are provided for implementing supervision functions for Internet browsing. A user profile record is maintained. A universal resource locator (URL) is identified. Approval is determined for the identified URL. The URL is displayed according to the user profile re ...


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Steven Paul Jones, Robert Russell Williams: Method and insulin pump for providing a forgotten bolus warning. International Business Machines Corporation, Joan Pennington, November 18, 2003: US06650951 (123 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus are provided for providing a forgotten bolus warning for an insulin pump user. User selections for mealtimes are received and stored. A user selection for a warning wait period is received and stored. When a time past a mealtime plus the user selection for the warning wait per ...


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Cary Lee Bates, Paul Reuben Day: Intelligent method, apparatus and computer program product for automated refreshing of internet web pages. International Business Machines Corporation, Joan Pennington, August 14, 2001: US06275858 (122 worldwide citation)

An intelligent method, apparatus and computer program product are provided for automated refreshing of internet web pages. Page data are stored including a record of page data values for each user selected internet web page. The page data values include at least one refresh interval, a last time ref ...