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Edwin Jou, James H Jeppesen III: Flash memory wear leveling system providing immediate direct access to microprocessor. Unisys Corporation, Alfred W Kozak, Mark T Starr, Steven R Petersen, October 22, 1996: US05568423 (128 worldwide citation)

A system for equal utilization of blocks of flash memory whereby a processor using algorithmic software functions to sort the usage-value of each block of flash memory so that the system will select the least-used memory block for the next cycle of memory usage. The described system provides direct ...


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Robert A Lindsay: Reflective binary encoder for vector quantization. Unisys Corporation, John B Sowell, Mark T Starr, Thomas J Scott, June 4, 1991: US05021971 (128 worldwide citation)

A binary encoder for vector quantization is provided which comprises a plurality of identical two-level branch selectors connected in a turnaround cascade pipeline array. The upper levels of the two-level selectors are connected in series and the first selector receives a formatted digital data vect ...


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Lewis M Norton, Deborah A Dahl, Marcia C Linebarger: Task oriented dialog model and manager. Unisys Corporation, Woodcock Washburn, Lise A Rode, Mark T Starr, January 21, 2003: US06510411 (127 worldwide citation)

A simplification of the process of developing call or dialog flows for use in an Interactive Voice Response system is provided. Three principal aspects of the invention include a task-oriented dialog model (or task model), development tool and a Dialog Manager. The task model is a framework for desc ...


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Eugene Otto Mutschler III: Method and system for generating a hierarchial document type definition for data interchange among software tools. Unisys, Alfred W Kozak, Mark T Starr, Lise A Rode, April 30, 2002: US06381743 (126 worldwide citation)

A method is disclosed for use in a software development framework having a repository and at least two software systems. The repository contains a meta-model and the software systems, which store instances of the meta-model. The method enables exchange of the instances of the metadata among the soft ...


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Vera L Barnes, Thomas J Dodds Jr, Harold F Gibson, Carl M Campbell Jr: Communications line authentication device. Burroughs Corporation, Mark T Starr, June 26, 1979: US04159468 (125 worldwide citation)

A device for insertion in a communications line for verifying message integrity within a significant portion of existing communications networks. At the transmitter end, the device receives plain text messages from the communications line, generates an authentication field by encrypting the plain te ...


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Charles Edward Nogales, William Glenn Sooy: Apparatus for fibre channel transmission having interface logic, buffer memory, multiplexor/control device, fibre channel controller, gigabit link module, microprocessor, and bus control device. Unisys, J Ronald Richebourg, Mark T Starr, Steven R Petersen, September 15, 1998: US05809328 (125 worldwide citation)

The present invention is an apparatus for adapting transmissions between an industry standard data bus of a host computer having a host memory and a fiber channel coupled between said host computer and a peripheral storage subsystem having at least one disk drive, which apparatus comprises an interf ...


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Donald Edward Baisley, C Suresh Kumar: Method for versioning a UML model in a repository in accordance with an updated XML representation of the UML model. Unisys, Alfred W Kozak, Mark T Starr, Lise A Rode, December 11, 2001: US06330569 (122 worldwide citation)

In a computer system executing a repository program and having a memory, a method is disclosed for versioning a UML model in the repository in accordance with an updated XML representation of the UML model. The method includes the steps of identifying differences between UML objects in the UML model ...


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James D Rogan, Gerhard M Werner Jr, Mark A Stewart, Martin J Danko: Real time storage/retrieval subsystem for document processing in banking operations. Unisys Corporation, Alfred W Kozak, Mark T Starr, April 5, 1994: US05301350 (120 worldwide citation)

A storage/retrieval module apparatus for use in a document imaging system can receive digitized optical image and related information data, convert it to electrical digital data for storage on disk at high rates of speed. Concurrently with storage operations, the storage/retrieval module apparatus c ...


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Archie E Lahti: Apparatus for out-of-order program execution. Unisys Corporation, Mark T Starr, January 26, 1988: US04722049 (117 worldwide citation)

A first load vector instruction signal V1 is read from an instruction buffer into an instruction read register. V1 is decoded and routed simultaneously to scalar and vector processor instruction issue registers. V1 is next routed to a vector instruction stage register and from there to a vector load ...


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Eugene Otto Mutschler III, Joseph Peter Stefaniak: Method for dynamically embedding objects stored in a web server within HTML for display by a web browser. Unisys, J Ronald Richebourg, Mark T Starr, Steven B Samuels, October 26, 1999: US05974430 (115 worldwide citation)

A method in a computing system having at least one server and a multiplicity of clients coupled thereto by means of a network. The server executes a Web Server program and at least one of the clients executes a Web browser program. The method operates in the server and at least one of the clients fo ...