Charles Albin Hanson, Thomas Winston Johnson, Carol Jean O&apos Hara, Koon yui Poon, Roger Anthony Redding: Method and apparatus for high speed parallel accessing and execution of methods across multiple heterogeneous data sources. Unisys, Phuong Quan Hoang, Mark T Starr, Lise A Rode, July 6, 2004: US06760719 (42 worldwide citation)

Heterogeneous data at a plurality of remote nodes is accessed automatically in parallel at high speed from a user site using a simple script request containing a data source object name wherein the heterogeneous data is treated as a single data source object, the script further containing at least o ...

Eugene Otto Mutschler III: Method for generating simple document type definitions. Unisys, Alfred W Kozak, Mark T Starr, Lise A Rode, September 11, 2001: US06289501 (41 worldwide citation)

A method is disclosed for use in a software development framework that has a repository and at least two software systems. The repository contains a meta-model and the software systems store instances of the meta-model. The method enables exchange of the instances of the meta-model among the softwar ...

Donald Edward Baisley: Method for controlling access to a multiplicity of objects using a customizable object-oriented access control hook. Unisys Corporation, Nathan Cass, Mark T Starr, Lise A Rode, July 20, 2004: US06766457 (41 worldwide citation)

A computer-implemented object-oriented method for controlling access to a multiplicity of objects is disclosed. The method includes creating specific access control object types, each including a pre-check method for implementing a pre-defined access control policy. Each one of the multiplicity of o ...

Adrian Parvulescu, Andrew Todd Zidel: Messaging terminal with voice notification. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Lise A Rode, Jerry A Miller, October 19, 1999: US05969636 (40 worldwide citation)

A method for receiving and processing an incoming message in a wireless messaging terminal. The method includes providing a receiver which receives the message and a memory for storing the message. The method further includes matching the message with a pre-recorded voice prompt stored in the memory ...

Steven Lee Forbes, John Robert Cox, Amy Liu Miura, Jason Collins: Failover method of a simulated operating system in a clustered computing environment. Unisys Corporation, Alfred W Kozak, Mark T Starr, Lise A Rode, April 27, 2004: US06728896 (40 worldwide citation)

A system and method for managing a cluster of servers each of which operate on a first and second operating system, while enabling a single instance use of a single-licensed second operating system whose utilization is transferred to a second server when a first server has failed.

Jeffrey Allen Moore, Charles Eugene Steel, Joseph Peter Stefaniak: Object-oriented repository, a system and method for reusing existing host-based application assets for the development of business-centric applications. Unisys, Alfred W Kozak, Mark T Starr, Lise A Rode, February 19, 2002: US06349404 (40 worldwide citation)

A computer system is disclosed which has data contained in a plurality of objects described by a model representing host-based application assets. The model is use in the development of business-centric applications. The computer system comprises a data storage means for storing said plurality of ob ...

P J Landresse: Multi-processor system for database management. Unisys Corporation, Alfred W Kozak, Mark T Starr, Lise A Rode, February 26, 2002: US06351744 (39 worldwide citation)

A multi processor system is interconnected through a memory means to multiple numbers of database engines on which there can operate multiple numbers of user programs in order to select buffers which have been modified so that the data in the buffers can be written or copied to a storage medium hold ...

John L Homan, Merline T Cherian, Sandra A Howat Haftl: Multiple language electronic mail notification of received voice and/or fax messages. Unisys Corporation, Lise A Rode, Mark T Starr, Woodcock Washburn Kurtz Mackiewicz & Norris, May 15, 2001: US06233317 (38 worldwide citation)

In a messaging system of the type that receives a voice and/or fax message intended for a subscriber, an electronic mail message notifying the subscriber of the received message is composed in a language selected by the subscriber and then sent to one or more subscriber supplied electronic mail addr ...

Chith K Puram: Method and computer program product for evaluating the performance of an object-oriented application program. Unisys Corporation, Mark T Starr, Lise A Rode, Woodcock Washburn Kurtz Mackiewicz & Norris, July 31, 2001: US06269479 (38 worldwide citation)

A measure of the performance of an object-oriented application program is obtained by measuring, for a plurality of the user input functions of the application program for which a response is provided by the application program, an elapsed time between the initiation of the user input function and t ...

Tommy Kay Teague: Method for searching multiple file types on a CD ROM. Unisys Corporation, Alfred W Kozak, Nathan Cass, Lise A Rode, November 25, 2003: US06654758 (38 worldwide citation)

While multiple different document files on a CD-ROM can occur in several different file formats, there is no efficient way to topic-search these differently formatted files since search engines can only operate on one particular type of formatted file. The present method operates to convert the mult ...