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Israni Vijaya S, Ashby Richard A, Bouzide Paul M, Jasper John C, Fernekes Robert P, Nyczak Gregory M, Smith Nicholas E, Lampert David S, Meek James A, Crane Aaron I: System and method for storing geographic data on a physical storage medium. Navigation Tech, April 29, 1998: EP0838663-A2 (34 worldwide citation)

An improved method and system for storage of geographic data on physical storage media. The geographic data are stored in a manner that facilitates and enhances use and access of the data by various navigation application functions in navigation systems that use the data. The geographic data include ...


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Ashby Richard A, Israni Vijay S, Lampert David S, Natesan Senthil K, Killey Grant S, Jasper John C, Feigen Jerry S, Bouzide Paul M, Fernekes Robert P: Interface layer for navigation system. Navigation Tech, April 29, 1998: EP0838771-A2 (20 worldwide citation)

An improved method and system that provides for a data access interface layer in a navigation system. The navigation system is of the type that includes a navigation application software program that provides navigating features to a user of the system and a geographic database stored on a computer- ...


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Israni Vijaya S, Fernekes Robert, Ashby Richard A, Lampert David, Jaugilas John M: Method and system for using real-time traffic broadcasts with navigation systems. Navigation Tech, May 31, 2000: EP1004852-A2 (15 worldwide citation)

A system and method are disclosed that allow a navigation system that uses a geographic database to also use the data in traffic messages broadcast by a traffic broadcast system. One aspect of a present system and method includes the formation, storage, and use of location reference data records in ...


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Livshutz Michael, Israni Vijaya S, Ashby Richard A: Interleaving of data types in a geographic database and methods for use thereof in a navigation application. Navigation Tech, September 22, 1999: EP0943894-A2 (6 worldwide citation)

A geographic database for use with a navigation application program that provides navigation features to an end-user. The geographic database includes a plurality of data records of a first type and a plurality of data records of a second type. The plurality of records of the first type are organize ...


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Ashby Richard A, Bouzide Paul M, Doddapaneni Srinivasa, Fernekes Robert P, Friederich Matthew, Israni Vijaya S, Jasper John C, Kavakh Asta, Mcdonough William, Meek James A, Natesan Senthil K, Smith Nicholas E: Geographic database. Navigation Tech, September 22, 1999: EP0943895-A2 (5 worldwide citation)

A geographic database for use with a navigation application program that provides navigation features to an end-user. The geographic database includes data entities that represent segments of roads and additionally includes data entities that represent aggregations of segments of roads. The data ent ...


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Ashby Richard A: Method and system for updating geographic databases. Navigation Tech, January 28, 2004: EP1385102-A2 (3 worldwide citation)

A method and system for updating geographic databases used in systems that provide navigation-related features are disclosed. An original version of a geographic database is formed in which the data are organized into parcels. An updated version of the geographic database is formed that includes upd ...


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Ashby Richard A, Bouzide Paul M, Israni Vijaya S, Lampert David S, Natesan Senthil K, Killey Grant S, Jasper John C, Fernekes Robert P, Feigen Jerry S: Couche dinterface pour systeme de navigation, Interface layer for navigation system. Navigation Technologies Corporation, Navigation Technologies Corporation, CASSAN MACLEAN, October 12, 2004: CA2219037 (2 worldwide citation)

An improved method and system that provides for a data access interface layer in a navigation system. The navigation system is of the type that includes a navigation application software program that provides navigating features to a user of the system and a geographic database stored on a computer- ...


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Israni Vijay S, Ashby Richard A, Bouzide Paul M, Jasper John C, Fernekes Robert P, Nyczak Gregory M, Smith Nicholas E, Lampert David S, Meek James A, Crane Aaron I: System and method for using and storing geographic data by physical medium. Navigation Technol, January 18, 2007: JP2007-010678 (1 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To supply geographic information by an efficient, economical and flexible technique of wide use, onto a computer-readable storage medium, with one potential disturbance when imparting an intensified function to a navigation system.SOLUTION: A parcelization method supplies a par ...


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Ashby Richard A: Method and system for updating geographical data base. Navigation Technol, March 4, 2004: JP2004-070323 (1 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a method and system for updating a geographical data base used in a system for providing features associated with navigation.SOLUTION: An original version of the geographical data base constituted with data in parcels is formed. An updated version of the geographical ...


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Israni Vijaya S, Ashby Richard A, Bouzide Paul M, Jasper John C, Fernekes Robert P, Nyczak Gregory M, Smith Nicholas E, Lampert David S, Meek James A, Crane Aaron I: System and method for storing geographic data on a physical storage medium. Navigation Tech, November 26, 2003: EP1365212-A1

An improved method and system for storage of geographic data on physical storage media. The geographic data are stored in a manner that facilitates and enhances use and access of the data by various navigation application functions in navigation systems that use the data. The geographic data include ...