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Mark William Farino, Mark Anthony Kolar, David Christopher Twinam, Robert Pryor Beliles Jr: Unified network and physical premises access control server. Cisco Technology, Trellis Intellectual Property Law Group PC, October 14, 2008: US07437755 (110 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides an access control server that holds information pertaining to both network access and facility access. The access control server enforces policies based on location, type of resource, time of day, duration, or other events, and logs all successful and unsuccessful atte ...


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Tonny Yu: Web page filtering including substitution of user-entered email address. Mailshell com, Charles J Kulas, Trellis Intellectual Property Law Group PC, August 15, 2006: US07092992 (102 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for using an intermediary to manage unwanted electronic messages is provided. The intermediary generates a unique address for each pairing of a user and an e-mail resource, such as a mail list. The intermediary maintains a database that identifies which user and which e-mail r ...


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Aloke Guha, Gary B McMillian, Chris T Santilli: Method and apparatus for efficient scalable storage management. Copan Systems, Brian N Young, Trellis Intellectual Property Law Group PC, February 20, 2007: US07181578 (98 worldwide citation)

A hybrid centralized and distributed processing system includes a switching device that connects a storage processor to one or more servers through a host channel processor. The switching device also connects the storage processor to one or more storage devices such as disk drive arrays, and to a me ...


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Gautam Bhargava, Slva V Kumar: System and methodology for control of, and access and response to internet email from a wireless device. Cisco Technology, Trellis Intellectual Property Law Group PC, May 20, 2008: US07376701 (96 worldwide citation)

The invention discloses a system and method for access and response to Internet emails, from a wireless device. The system extracts the emails from multiple Internet email accounts and forwards them, on the basis of pre-defined filter settings of the user, to the user's wireless device. The filter s ...


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Aloke Guha, Chris T Santilli, Gary B McMillian: Method and apparatus for power-efficient high-capacity scalable storage system. COPAN Systems, Charles J Kulas, Trellis Intellectual Property Law Group PC, April 25, 2006: US07035972 (69 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for providing scalable, reliable, power-efficient, high-capacity data storage, wherein large numbers of closely packed data drives having corresponding metadata and parity volumes are individually powered on and off, depending upon their respective usage. In one embodiment, the i ...


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Labhesh Patel, Shmuel Shaffer, Cullen Jennings, Shantanu Sarkar: System and method for securing transactions in a contact center environment. Cisco Technology, Trellis Intellectual Property Law Group PC, Charles J Kulas, October 30, 2007: US07287692 (68 worldwide citation)

A system and method for protecting confidential user information employed in an electronic transaction. The system and method provide for associating an expiration time/time period, use or other use-limiting authorization indicator with a credit card or other user information to be transferred to a ...


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Blaine Kubesh, Gerald Lathem, Mohit Jaggi, Amit Sinha, Michael Hall: Processing system using bitmap array to compress deterministic finite automation state table allowing direct indexing. Cisco Technology, Trellis Intellectual Property Law Group PC, December 4, 2007: US07305383 (48 worldwide citation)

A processing system wherein a bitmap array is first used to obtain an index. The index is used to obtain a value from an array. A predefined default value is used to improve compression and speed in cases where a single default value is often encountered. In this embodiment the size of each entry in ...


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Tai An Ly, Ka Kei Kwok, Vijaya Vardhan Gupta, Ross Andrew Ander, Ping Fai Yeung, Neil Patrick Hand, Lawrence Curtis Widdoes Jr: Metastability injector for a circuit description. Brian N Young, Trellis Intellectual Property Law Group PC, July 10, 2007: US07243322 (28 worldwide citation)

During verification of a description of a circuit containing a pre-determined assertion, in order to detect incorrect behavior of the circuit that may be caused by metastability occurring in signals that cross clock domains (“CDC” signals) in the circuit, the description of the circuit is automatica ...


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Tai An Ly, Ka Kei Kwok, Vijaya Vardhan Gupta, Lawrence Curtis Widdoes Jr: Metastability effects simulation for a circuit description. Brian N Young, Trellis Intellectual Property Law Group PC, April 8, 2008: US07356789 (27 worldwide citation)

A circuit design that contains at least two clock domains is simulated using a novel system and method for injecting the effects of metastability. The system includes detectors for detecting, during simulation, when a clock in a transmit clock domain and a clock in a receive clock domain are aligned ...


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Shinichi Araki, Christopher B Allenby: Movable lens mechanism. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Charles J Kulas, Trellis Intellectual Property Law Group PC, October 9, 2007: US07280290 (23 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a lens mechanism made of a flexible support with a lens positioned on the support. A sensor is positioned below the lens so that it senses photons passing through the lens. At least one actuator is positioned around the lens such that a change in an electric charge on the actuator cause ...