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Michael E Landry, Erik J Wagner, Stephen H Hochschuler, David J Krueger: Instrument and method for implanting an interbody fusion device. Spinal Concepts, Eric B Meyertons, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, February 25, 2003: US06524312 (161 worldwide citation)

A holder is provided which couples to the spine. In an embodiment, the holder has two conduits into which sleeves may be inserted during a spinal fusion procedure. The holder may have a distractor extending from the bottom of the holder. The distractor secures the holder to the spine and maintains a ...


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Bjorn Carlson: System and method for caching JavaServer Pages™ responses. Sun Microsystems, B Noël Kivlin, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, February 24, 2004: US06697849 (161 worldwide citation)

System and method for caching JavaServer Page™ (JSP) component responses. The JSP components may be components that execute on an application server that supports networked applications, such as web applications or other Internet-based applications. One or more client computers, e.g., web servers, m ...


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Robert Gerard Holman: Disposable scalpel with retractable blade. Trevor John Milton, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, Eric B Meyertons, January 1, 2008: US07314471 (159 worldwide citation)

A scalpel is provided having a handle with a longitudinally extending cavity therein, a blade carrier within the cavity and movable longitudinally relative to the handle between an operative position in which a blade carried thereby is exposed for use at an open end of the cavity and an inoperative ...


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Brett B Stewart: Distributed network system which transmits information to users based on past transactions of the users. Wayport, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, Jeffrey C Hood, June 6, 2006: US07058594 (156 worldwide citation)

A geographic-based communications service system has a mobile unit for transmitting/receiving information, and access points connected to a network. The access points are arranged in a known geographic locations and transmit and receive information from the mobile unit. When one of the access points ...


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Brett B Stewart: Providing geographic based promotion services to a computing device. Wayport, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, Jeffrey C Hood, March 7, 2006: US07009556 (155 worldwide citation)

A geographic-based communications service system has a mobile unit for transmitting/receiving information, and access points connected to a network. The access points are arranged in a known geographic locations and transmit and receive information from the mobile unit. When one of the access points ...


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Gradimir Starovic, Martin P Mayhead: Software fault tolerant computer system. Sun Microsystems, B Noël Kivlin, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, September 23, 2003: US06625751 (153 worldwide citation)

A software fault tolerant computer system includes a primary virtual machine and a secondary virtual machine. The secondary virtual machine is operable to replicate the primary virtual machine by replicating operations performed on the primary virtual machine. The primary and the secondary virtual m ...


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William J Yeager, Rita Y Chen: Managing distribution of content using mobile agents in peer-topeer networks. Sun Microsystems, Robert C Kowert, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, August 7, 2007: US07254608 (152 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of a system and method for using mobile agents for managing distribution of content in peer-to-peer networks. An initiating peer node may launch a mobile agent including an itinerary of a group of peer nodes configured to receive and share content from a distributor. The mobile agent may ...


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Todor G Georgiev, Andrew Lumsdaine: Methods and apparatus for reducing plenoptic camera artifacts. Adobe Systems Incorporated, Robert C Kowert, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, May 29, 2012: US08189089 (151 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for reducing plenoptic camera artifacts. A first method is based on careful design of the optical system of the focused plenoptic camera to reduce artifacts that result in differences in depth in the microimages. A second method is computational; a focused plenoptic camera rend ...


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Thomas E Saulpaugh, Gregory L Slaughter, Robert Rodriguez: System and method for migrating processes on a network. Sun Microsystems, Robert C Kowert, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, August 23, 2005: US06934755 (151 worldwide citation)

A method and system is provided for migrating processes from one virtual machine to another on a network. To migrate the external state of a process, the process may use a network service connection system or a compact network service connection system for accessing resources external to the virtual ...


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Thomas E Saulpaugh, Gregory L Slaughter, Bernard A Traversat, Mohamed M Abdelaziz: Message gates in a distributed computing environment. Sun Microsystems, Robert C Kowert, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, February 1, 2005: US06850979 (145 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of message gates are described. A message gate is the message endpoint for a client or service in a distributed computing environment. A message gate may provide a secure endpoint that sends and receives type-safe messages. Gates may perform the sending and receiving of messages between ...