1
Ardeshir Jamshidi, Farzad Farahod, Hardeep Singh: Binding data from data source to cells in a spreadsheet. International Business Machines Corporation, Michael J Buchenhorner, Romualdas Strimaitis, October 7, 2003: US06631497 (202 worldwide citation)

A method including importing data objects from different data sources to define a data source model, associating each data object with one or more cells in a spreadsheet, and binding data from the data objects to the one or more cells upon request. The binding is based on information from the data s ...


2
David Darden Chambliss, Divyesh Jadav: Method for improving performance in a computer storage system by regulating resource requests from clients. International Business Machines Corporation, Michael J Buchenhorner, June 5, 2007: US07228354 (176 worldwide citation)

A method and system for optimizing the performance of a storage system by classifying each client request for resources based on operational limits of the resources and controlling when to submit the request for processing based on service class. The operational limits are determined from performanc ...


3
Yoshinori Sakaue, Hideto Niijima: External information storage system with a semiconductor memory. International Business Machines Incorporated, Michael J Buchenhorner, June 4, 1996: US05524230 (170 worldwide citation)

To provide an external storage system using a semiconductor memory in which the data reading and writing between the host CPU can be processed faster than the conventional magnetic disk, and only a particular sector is not frequently written and erased so that the whole memory is effectively used ov ...


4
John D Reed, R Mark Harrison, Walter J Rozanski Jr: Remote voice control system. Motorola, Robert S Babayi, Michael J Buchenhorner, Pedro P Hernandez, December 6, 1994: US05371901 (153 worldwide citation)

A portable communication device (10) is controlled by voice recognition circuitry (20) remote from the portable communication device. The portable communication device includes apparatus for producing and transmitting a parametric representation of voice commands. The remote circuitry (which could p ...


5
Chester A Heath, John K Langgood, Ronald E Valli: Method and apparatus for automatic initialization of pluggable option cards. International Business Machines, Winfield J Brown Jr, Michael J Buchenhorner, February 13, 1996: US05491804 (134 worldwide citation)

A data processing system includes a planar board having a central processing unit (CPU), a main memory unit, and input/output (I/O) sockets or slots, each adapted to receive a selected one of a plurality of different and/or similar option cards. Each card contains (or is connected to) and controls a ...


6
Jeffrey V Ford, Robert Amezcua: Proactive calendar notification agent. International Business Machines Corporation, Michael J Buchenhorner, Jon A Gibbons, Fleit Kain Gibbons Gutman & Bongini P L, April 15, 2003: US06549939 (123 worldwide citation)

In a data processing system, a method for fetching information through a data network includes the following steps: (1) receiving a user profile comprising user preferences; (2) using an agent for periodically accessing current information from the data network as specified in the user profile; (3) ...


7
Thomas V D Amico, Ronald E Sharp: Secure over-the-air registration of cordless telephones. Motorola, Michael J Buchenhorner, December 31, 1991: US05077790 (122 worldwide citation)

A method for registration of a portable unit that may be utilized in a communication system that comprises a network controller, having a data base for storing portable identification numbers, a base station, and a portable unit, wherein a subscriber communicates to the network controller a first in ...


8
Richard C Sagers, William D Werner, Scott M Hall, David W Heinzelmann: Location-based adaptive radio control. Motorola, Michael J Buchenhorner, Daniel K Nichols, M Mansour Ghomeshi, August 15, 1995: US05442805 (113 worldwide citation)

A method (200) and apparatus (100)is provided for a radio having adjustable operating parameters to adjust at least one such adjustable operating parameter based on the current location of the radio. Operating parameters which may be so adjusted include, but are not limited to, the following: transm ...


9
David L Brown, Stelios Patsiokas: Registration and automatic call redirecting for cordless telephone systems. Motorola, M Mansour Ghomeshi, Michael J Buchenhorner, June 22, 1993: US05222123 (104 worldwide citation)

A method for redirecting calls to a cordless telephone wherein the user of the cordless telephone registers a location code at a call redirecting module. The location code informs the call redirecting module to redirect calls, that are directed to a first telephone unit, to a base station which is p ...


10
Thomas R Puzak, Allan M Hartstein, Mark Charney, Daniel A Prener, Peter H Oden, Vijayalakshmi Srinivasan: Branch history guided instruction/data prefetching. International Business Machines Corporation, Michael J Buchenhorner, Casey P August, May 6, 2003: US06560693 (101 worldwide citation)

A mechanism is described that prefetches instructions and data into the cache using a branch instruction as a prefetch trigger. The prefetch is initiated if the predicted execution path after the branch instruction matches the previously seen execution path. This match of the execution paths is dete ...