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Leslie G Seymour: Distributed computer system with network and resource status monitoring. Motorola, Walter W Nielsen, Paul F Wille, Raymond J Warren, April 28, 1992: US05109486 (248 worldwide citation)

A requesting manager sends a message to its local configuration processor requesting notice of status changes in a general or particular, resource or node. The configuration manager establishes a record in its status monitoring file containing the information from the requesting process' message. Th ...


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Lorene S Nolan, Ronald E Norden Paul, Richard E Shelton, Sandra L Stewart: Method for storing, retrieving, and indicating a plurality of annotations in a data cell. Emtek Health Care Systems, Harold C McGurk, Walter W Nielsen, Raymond Warren, October 12, 1993: US05253362 (206 worldwide citation)

Annotations to data objects are stored in the object instance and may be stored in an annotation file or a reference may be store in a reference file. Once annotated, a cell displaying the data object will provide a notation indicating that the data object has an annotation associated therewith. Ret ...


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John E Brimm, Oscar R Diaz, Murray A Fein, Ronald E Norden Paul, Michael M Stern, Sandra L Stewart: Medical information system with automatic updating of task list in response to entering orders and charting interventions on associated forms. Emtek Health Care Systems, Walter W Nielsen, December 10, 1991: US05072383 (205 worldwide citation)

A hospital information system comprises a data processing system including a plurality of terminals having display means and data entry means. Patient information is entered into the system via the terminals, is organized hierarchically in the system, and may be displayed to users having proper acce ...


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John E Brimm, Oscar R Diaz, Murray A Fein, Ronald E Norden Paul, Michael M Stern, Sandra L Stewart: Medical information system with automatic updating of task list in response to charting interventions on task list window into an associated form. Emtek Health Care Systems, Walter W Nielsen, December 31, 1991: US05077666 (202 worldwide citation)

A hospital information system comprises a data processing system including a plurality of terminals having display means and data entry means. Patient information is entered into the system via the terminals, is organized hierarchically in the system, and may be displayed to users having proper acce ...


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Frank C Kolnick: Computer human interface comprising user-adjustable window for displaying or printing information. Motorola, Walter W Nielsen, October 29, 1991: US05062060 (198 worldwide citation)

In a computer human interface an adjustable "window" enables the user to view a portion of an abstract, device-independent "picture" description of information. More than one window can be opened at a time. Each window can be sized independently of another, regardless of the applications running on ...


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Ronald Norden Paul, John Brimm, Richard Shelton: Spreadsheet cell having multiple data fields. Emtek Health Care Systems, Harold C McGurk IV, Walter W Nielsen, Raymond Warren, September 21, 1993: US05247611 (172 worldwide citation)

A spreadsheet comprised of a plurality of cells is described wherein each cell is separately identified by one or more parameters. The cells are dynamically configured so that the size may be changed depending on the information to be displayed. Each cell has an accompanying form which contains info ...


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Ronald E Norden Paul, Murray A Fein, Sandra L Stewart: Method for generating patient-specific flowsheets by adding/deleting parameters. Emtek Health Care Systems, Raymond J Warren, Walter W Nielsen, October 31, 1989: US04878175 (159 worldwide citation)

A hospital information system comprises a data processing system including a plurality of terminals having display means and data entry means. Patient information is entered into the system via the terminals, is organized hierarchically in the system, and may be displayed to users having proper acce ...


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Kristine P Maine, Ann K Miller, Phillip E Hall: Wide area paging with roaming subscriber units. Motorola, Walter W Nielsen, Gregory J Gorrie, April 9, 1996: US05506886 (144 worldwide citation)

A paging system (10) includes any number of spaced apart transmitters (12), each of which has its own area (15) of coverage. A population of subscriber units (24) freely roams between the areas (15). When a subscriber unit (24) roams to a new area (15), a call is placed from a telephone instrument ( ...


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John E Gatti, Carl R Tarver: Computer peripheral shock mount for limiting motion-induced errors. Motorola Computer Systems, Walter W Nielsen, December 15, 1987: US04713714 (144 worldwide citation)

A disk drive shock mount is provided which attenuates shocks and vibrations to a disk drive (1, FIG. 1). The mount comprises a cradle 20 which is affixed to the disk drive housing, and a mounting plate 10 which may be used to suitably secure the disk drive assembly 1 to the next higher level of asse ...


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Bernhard P Weisshaar, Frank C Kolnick, Andrew I Kun, Bruce M Mansfield: Method of inter-process communication in a distributed data processing system. Computer X, Walter W Nielsen, September 15, 1987: US04694396 (132 worldwide citation)

A multi-processor, multi-tasking virtual machine comprises processes, messages, and contexts. Processes communicate only through messages. Contexts are groups of related processes. The virtual machine is implemented in a distributed data processing system comprising a plurality of individual cells c ...