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Danny M Nessett, William Paul Sherer: Multilayer firewall system. 3Com Corporation, Kent R Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Richardson, October 19, 1999: US05968176 (667 worldwide citation)

A system provides for establishing security in a network that include nodes having security functions operating in multiple protocol layers. Multiple network devices, such as remote access equipment, routers, switches, repeaters and network cards having security functions are configured to contribut ...


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David A Fisher, Lawrence M Burns, Stephen E Muther: Power transfer apparatus for concurrently transmitting data and power over data wires. 3Com Corporation, Kent R Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Richardson, November 30, 1999: US05994998 (454 worldwide citation)

Electrical supply current, sufficient to power a wireless access point, is transmitted concurrently with a network data signal across a transmission line. A power and data coupler couples the network data signal and the power signal, received through a data input and a power input respectively, and ...


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Richard Lee Marks: Method of tracking objects with an imaging device. Autodesk, Kent R Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Richardson, May 9, 2000: US06061055 (182 worldwide citation)

A method of tracking a target object using a computer system. The computer system includes a computer, a display device, and an imaging device. The computer is coupled to the display device and the imaging device. The method comprises the following steps. Capture a first image using the imaging devi ...


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Donald M Bellenger: Atomic network switch with integrated circuit switch nodes. 3Com Corporation, Mark A Haynes, Kent R Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Richardson, September 1, 1998: US05802054 (121 worldwide citation)

An atomic type switch mesh is combined with standard local area network links, such as high speed Ethernet, and a bridge-like protocol to provide a high performance scalable network switch. The network switch comprises a plurality of switch nodes, a first set of communication links which are coupled ...


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Craig R Powers, Vladimir Gorelik: Extensible database retrieval and viewing architecture. Sagent Technology, Kent R Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Richardson, March 14, 2000: US06038558 (63 worldwide citation)

One embodiment of the invention includes an architecture for extending the data requesting and data viewing capabilities of a database system. Data from the database is requested and viewed using a plan. The plan defines the steps to perform to request and view the data. The extensible architecture ...


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Richard Lee Marks: Three dimensional modeling system with visual feedback. Auto Desk, Kent R Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Richardson, February 15, 2000: US06025847 (57 worldwide citation)

One embodiment includes a method of generating a 3D model from an image using a computer system. The image is of an arrangement of physical objects. The method comprises the following. Display the image. Create a 3D model primitive to represent at least a portion of a physical object in the image by ...


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David A Tanguay, Peter J Fraser: Method for selectively and incrementally displaying the results of preprocessing. Thnkage, Kent R Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Richardson, August 31, 1999: US05946488 (44 worldwide citation)

The present invention makes it possible for computer programmers to selectively examine the effects of preprocessing operations on computer source code. Where a preprocessor construct, such as a macro, appears in the source code, a user may selectively expand the construct to see the effects of expa ...


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Marwan A Fawal, Anthony Liem Pan, Eric Roger Davis, Richard Sidney Reid: Isolation and signal filter transformer. 3Com Corporation, Kent R Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Richardson, April 11, 2000: US06049258 (33 worldwide citation)

One embodiment of the invention includes a transformer that is at least partially formed on a substrate. The transformer is for electrical isolation and signal filtering. The transformer includes the following elements. A portion of the substrate has two holes through the substrate. A ferrite core i ...


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Steven P McEvoy, Emilian S Ochotta, Kent R Richardson, David C Hatcher, Raymond T Mah: Secure digital x-ray image authentication method. MedFX Systems, Kent R Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Richardson, March 28, 2000: US06044131 (28 worldwide citation)

A security system for digital x-ray images is disclosed. In one example system, a direct capture digital x-ray imaging device is used to capture digital x-ray images. The direct capture digital x-ray imaging device then associates an identifier with the image. This identifier identifies the source o ...


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Naotaka Yoshimatsu, Hideki Inoue: Image display device and simulation device. Namco, Kent R Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Richardson, October 5, 1999: US05961195 (9 worldwide citation)

One embodiment of the invention includes an image display device. The image display device includes a projector for emitting an image, a screen on which the image is projected, and a mirror for reflecting the image from the projector toward the screen. The mirror has a planar surface reflection area ...