1
Richard T Brandle, Don L Goodliffe, Donald E Keith, Randy A Robinette, Robert C Sizemore, Garry J Smithwick, Anthony J Zappavigna: Remote procedure calls in heterogeneous systems. International Business Machines Corporation, Andrew J Dillon, Paul W O Malley, Kenneth C Hill, June 8, 1993: US05218699 (167 worldwide citation)

A system for making procedure calls can be used with a network of computers. An application program on a local node calls a desired library procedure. The library procedure can be available on the local node or a remote node, and the location need not be known by the application. If the library proc ...


2
Richard T Brandle, Don L Goodliffe, Donald E Keith, Randy A Robinette, Robert C Sizemore, Garry J Smithwick, Anthony J Zappavigna: Procedure call interface. International Business Machines Corporation, Kenneth C Hill, September 8, 1992: US05146593 (60 worldwide citation)

A system software interface is provided which is called by applications programs using a standard format. All calls to system library routines are made through this interface. When called, the interface determines the location and original language of a desired library procedure. The interface then ...