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Chris Blackburn
Christopher W Blackburn, Rory L Block, Thomas A Gentles, Vikram Swamy, Terry D Warkentin: Discovery service in a service-oriented gaming network environment. Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth PA, December 2, 2004: US20040242329-A1

A gaming network includes a discovery service, gaming machines and services providers. The discovery service receives service information from the service providers and publishes the service information to gaming machines and other entities on the gaming network. The discovery service and service pr ...


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Marek Brejl
Zhujiang Cao, Marek Brejl: Fully automatic vessel tree segmentation. Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth Pa, July 19, 2007: US20070165917-A1

A system including a memory to store image data corresponding to a three dimensional (3D) reconstructed image, and a processor that includes an automatic vessel tree extraction module. The automatic vessel tree extraction module includes a load data module to access the stored image data, a componen ...


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Chris Blackburn
Christopher W Blackburn, Rory L Block, Thomas A Gentles, Vikram Swamy, Terry D Warkentin: Boot service in a service-oriented gaming network environment. Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth PA, December 2, 2004: US20040242328-A1

A boot service for a gaming network including gaming machines provides communications addresses, boot file names and configuration details for gaming machine as the boot on the gaming network. The gaming services framework comprises a set of services, protocols, XML schemas, and methods for providin ...


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Chris Blackburn
Christopher W Blackburn, Rory L Block, Thomas A Gentles, Vikram Swamy, Terry D Warkentin: Name service in a service-oriented gaming network environment. Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth PA, December 2, 2004: US20040242330-A1

A name service for a gaming network including gaming machines provides systems and methods for returning name bindings to entities on the gaming network. The gaming services framework comprises a set of services, protocols, XML schemas, and methods for providing gaming system functionality in a dist ...


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Chris Blackburn
Christopher W Blackburn, Rory L Block, Thomas A Gentles, Vikram Swamy, Terry D Warkentin: Authentication service in a service-oriented gaming network environment. Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth PA, December 2, 2004: US20040243848-A1

An authentication service for a gaming network including gaming machines provides systems and methods for authenticating entities on the gaming network. The gaming services framework comprises a set of services, protocols, XML schemas, and methods for providing gaming system functionality in a distr ...


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Marek Brejl
Marek Brejl, Samuel W Peterson, Zhujiang Cao: Colon characteristic path registration. Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth Pa, May 31, 2007: US20070122016-A1

This document discusses, among other things, systems and methods for efficiently calculating a registration of multiple characteristic paths of a virtual three-dimensional object. Each path of discrete points is transformed into a piecewise linear parameterization as a function of path length. The p ...


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Marek Brejl
Samuel W Peterson, Thomas J Gleeson, Marek Brejl, Marguerite Kirkby: Systems and methods for virtual identification of polyps. Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth PA, December 7, 2006: US20060276708-A1

A method of operating on volumetric imaging data representing organ anatomy includes determining whether a polyp location within a specified range from a viewing point is visible, or hidden by an anatomical feature, and marking the polyp as visible or hidden with a viewable indicator.


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Chris Blackburn
Christopher W Blackburn, Rory L Block, Chih Hui Jan, James P Simmermon, Thomas A Gentles, Vikram Swamy, Terry D Warkentin: Event management service in a service-oriented gaming network environment. Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth PA, December 30, 2004: US20040266532-A1

An event management service for a gaming network including one or more gaming machines provides systems and methods for sending and receiving event related messages. The events include tilts, jackpot wins, software corruption, etc. The gaming services framework comprises a set of services, protocols ...


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Chris Blackburn
Christopher W Blackburn, Rory L Block: Directory service in a service-oriented gaming network environment. WMS Gaming, Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth Pa, June 7, 2007: US20070129145-A1

A gaming network includes a directory service, wagering game machines and service providers. The directory service receives requests for information from the wagering game machines and service providers on the gaming network and provides information relevant to the request to the requester. The dire ...


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Chris Blackburn
Christopher W Blackburn, Rory L Block, Chih Hui Jan, James P Simmermon, Thomas A Gentles, Vikram Swamy, Terry D Warkentin: Accounting service in a service-oriented gaming network environment. Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth PA, December 9, 2004: US20040248645-A1

An accounting service for a gaming network including gaming machines provides systems and methods for retrieving accounting information such as gaming machine meter information from gaming machines on the gaming network. The gaming services framework comprises a set of services, protocols, XML schem ...