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Nadav Kedem: Mass storage subsystem and backup arrangement for digital data processing system which permits information to be backed up while host computer(s) continue(s) operating in connection with information stored on mass storage subsystem. EMC Corporation, Richard A Jordan, John M Gunther, June 13, 2000: US06076148 (607 worldwide citation)

A computer system includes a host computer, a mass storage subsystem and a backup subsystem for backing up information stored on the mass storage subsystem. The mass storage subsystem stores information on a series of tracks. A backup bit map includes a plurality of bits each associated with a respe ...


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W Daniel Hillis, Clement K Liu: Storage system using multiple independently mechanically-driven storage units. Thinking Machines Corporation, David L Feigenbaum, Richard A Jordan, April 13, 1993: US05202979 (242 worldwide citation)

A storage system for data words in which error correction bits are generated for each data word and are stored independently from the data word on a separate mechanically-driven medium. In another aspect, the storage system serves a wide high throughput parallel bus by storing different portions of ...


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David Reiner, Jeffrey M Miller, David C Wheat: Apparatus and method for decomposing database queries for database management system including multiprocessor digital data processing system. Sun Microsystems, Richard A Jordan, September 11, 2001: US06289334 (226 worldwide citation)

An improved system for database query processing by means of “query decomposition” intercepts database queries prior to processing by a database management system (“DBMS”). The system decomposes at least selected queries to generate multiple subqueries for application, in parallel, to the DBMS, in l ...


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Gideon P Stein, Ofer Mano: System and method for estimating ego-motion of a moving vehicle using successive images recorded along the vehicle's path of motion. Richard A Jordan, March 9, 2004: US06704621 (207 worldwide citation)

An ego-motion determination system is disclosed for generating an estimate as to the ego-motion of a vehicle moving along a roadway. The ego-motion determination system includes an image information receiver and a processor. The image information receiver is configured to receive image information r ...


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Sharon Galtzur, Ariel J Ish Shalom: Space reclamation system and method for use in connection with tape logging system. EMC Corporation, Richard A Jordan, Mark J Casey, John M Gunther, July 7, 1998: US05778394 (182 worldwide citation)

A digital data processing system comprises a host information generating device, a mass storage subsystem, and a back-up information storage subsystem. The host information generating device generates information and provides it to the mass storage subsystem for storage. The mass storage subsystem r ...


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Brij M Masand, Stephen J Smith: Classification of data records by comparison of records to a training database using probability weights. Thinking Machines Corporation, Gary D Clapp, Richard A Jordan, October 5, 1993: US05251131 (166 worldwide citation)

Classification of natural language data wherein the natural language data has an open-ended range of possible values or the data values do not have a relative order. A training database stores training records, wherein each training record includes predictor data fields. Each predictor data field co ...


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Marc I Goodman: World wide web link referral system and method for generating and providing related links for links identified in web pages. Continuum Software, Richard A Jordan, December 7, 1999: US05999929 (149 worldwide citation)

A link referral system includes a classification arrangement for classifying Web pages that the system retrieves over the World Wide Web. In assigning a link in a Web page to a particular classification, the classification arrangement originally establishes the classification using the name for the ...


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Gary H Newman, Christopher J Enscoe: System and method for providing client side personalization of content of web pages and the like. Belarc, Richard A Jordan, July 4, 2000: US06085229 (139 worldwide citation)

A network includes one or more client computers which can retrieve Web pages and supplemental content items, such as advertisements, from one or more server computers, for display or other processing. Each Web page can have fixed content, one or more fixed URL's identifying supplemental content item ...


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William Gerner: Power supply system including power sharing control arrangement. Thinking Machines Corporation, Richard A Jordan, November 30, 1993: US05266838 (104 worldwide citation)

A power supply system for powering a plurality of loads. The system includes a plurality of energizeable power supply circuits each associated with one of the loads for supplying power thereto in response to a power supply circuit control signal. An actuable power sharing arrangement is connected to ...


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David C Douglas, John J Earls, W Daniel Hillis, Mahesh N Ganmukhi: Partition control circuit for separately controlling message sending of nodes of tree-shaped routing network to divide the network into a number of partitions. Thinking Machines Corporation, Richard A Jordan, October 4, 1994: US05353412 (104 worldwide citation)

A digital computer having a plurality of message generating elements each generating and receiving messages and a network for transferring messages among the message generating elements. The network includes a plurality of node clusters interconnected in a tree pattern from a lower leaf level to an ...