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Ralph John Gerlach, Dale Arthur Legband, Scott Lyon Porter: Method and system for automatically configuring redundant arrays of disk memory devices. International Business Machines Corporation, Robert M Carwell, Jack V Musgrove, Andrew J Dillon, May 2, 2000: US06058454 (619 worldwide citation)

A method and system for autoconfiguring redundant arrays of memory storage devices contained within receptacles having one or more slots containing hardware sufficient to accept and electrically communicate with such memory storage devices. The capacities of the memory storage device receptacles for ...


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Robert A Fabbio: Access control policies for an object oriented database, including access control lists which span across object boundaries. International Business Machines Corporation, Wayne P Bailey, Robert M Carwell, August 2, 1994: US05335346 (294 worldwide citation)

The system and method of this invention provides an access control list which spans across object boundaries in an object oriented database. In addition to providing read and write access permissions, the access control list provides execute semantics which apply to the execution of methods in an ob ...


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Anthony Fyles, Andrew Key, Vincent Sethi: System and method for efficient computer workstation screen updates. International Business Machines Corporation, Robert M Carwell, February 13, 1996: US05491780 (197 worldwide citation)

A local computer 132 is connected to a remote computer 136 over a network for collaborative processing, whereby changes to the screen of the local computer are to be reflected on the screen of the remote computer. A hook routine 110 is used to intercept requests to update the screen of the local com ...


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Robert Cecil Gore Jr: System and method for improving problem source identification in computer systems employing relevance feedback and statistical source ranking. International Business Machines Corporation, Robert M Carwell, August 11, 1998: US05794237 (189 worldwide citation)

Objects or files are created containing problem source identification information. The database of problem source identification methods is provided to the user through a computer user interface with statistical ranking according to the problem symptom provided by the user. The user provides to the ...


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Joel Gerard Goodwin, Scott Harlan Isensee, Ricky Lee Poston, I hsing Tsao: Tactile feedback keyboard. International Business Machines Corporation, Robert M Carwell, April 17, 2001: US06218966 (178 worldwide citation)

A key assembly includes a cover disposed over a transducer which is connected to a key acutator/interface disposed between the key transducer and a CPU. A tactile signal generator generates control signals from the CPU to activate the actuator/interface. The actuator/interface provides a signal appr ...


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James O Cox, James M Mott: System and method for secure initial program load for diskless workstations. International Business Machines Corporation, Robert M Carwell, September 20, 1994: US05349643 (169 worldwide citation)

A client workstation generates a network request for an initial program load. The request is serviced by a server which preferably includes in the reply to the client the addresses of an authentication server (AS), client, and a secure initial program load server (SECIPL). The client then requests a ...


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Marc A Auslander, Albert Chang, Stephen P Morgan, John T O Quin II, John C O Quin III: Data processing method to create virtual disks from non-contiguous groups of logically contiguous addressable blocks of direct access storage device. International Business Machines Corporation, Robert M Carwell, July 7, 1992: US05129088 (166 worldwide citation)

A data processing method for storing groups of related information in a storage subsystem of a data processing system in which the storage subsystem includes one or more storage devices having a plurality of block addressable storage locations (blocks or sectors) each of which stores a predetermined ...


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Frank Dea, Son Hung Lam, Spencer Shepler, Gary Yuh Tsao: Programmable power management system and method for network computer stations. International Business Machines Corporation, Robert M Carwell, April 21, 1998: US05742833 (150 worldwide citation)

A frame-address matching function of a network controller is enhanced. In a full power-on mode, the controller performs conventional functions. In the low-power mode, the controller includes frame-address and frame-data matching, as well as pre-determined and programmable autonomous response to netw ...


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Frances C Brown, Susan Crayne, Samuel R Detweiler, Peter Gustav Fairweather, Vicki Lynne Hanson, Richard Scott Schwerdtfeger, Beth Rush Tibbitts: Method and system for providing browser functions on a web page for client-specific accessibility. International Business Machines Corporation, Robert M Carwell, Dillon & Yudell, March 7, 2006: US07010581 (134 worldwide citation)

A method and system that provide browser-based functions by injected into a web page a control button, form text field or similar browser-based function control such that both the browser controls and the content of the web page can be transformed for accessibility. A proxy machine retrieves a web p ...


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Timothy Roger Kells, Thomas Frank Peebles: System and method for supporting distributed computing mechanisms in a local area network server environment. International Business Machines Corporation, Robert M Carwell, June 9, 1998: US05764887 (110 worldwide citation)

LAN server machines are configured to utilize their existing mechanisms to pass generic security subsystem (GSS) distributed computing environment (DCE) credentials. The server management block (SMB) protocol is extended to facilitate exchange of such credentials wherein the server utilizes the GSS ...