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Randal Chilton Burns, Edward Gustav Chron, Darrell Long, Benjamin Clay Reed: Decentralized remotely encrypted file system. International Business Machines Corporation, Khanh Q Tran, Marc D McSwain, June 11, 2002: US06405315 (196 worldwide citation)

A decentralized file system based on a network of remotely encrypted storage devices is disclosed. The file system includes a network to which a network client, a secure remotely encrypted storage device, a key manager, and a lock manager are attached. The system organizes data as files and director ...


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Randal Chilton Burns, Edward Gustav Chron, Darrell Long, Benjamin Clay Reed: Secure array of remotely encrypted storage devices. International Business Machines Corporation, Khanh Q Tran, August 3, 1999: US05931947 (190 worldwide citation)

A network storage device is disclosed for use in a secure array of such devices to support a distributed file system. Each device is an independent repository of remotely encrypted data objects to be accessed by authorized network clients. All encryption is done by the clients, rather than by the de ...


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Michael P Peercy, Benjamin Clay Reed, Edward Robinson, Hovey Raymond Strong Jr: Multiple reference hotlist for identifying frequently retrieved web pages. International Business Machines Corporation, Merchant & Gould, September 28, 1999: US05960429 (137 worldwide citation)

A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for locating web pages from a network server. A count of retrievals of a web page is accumulated and the accumulated count and an address for the web page are stored in a record of a history log database at the network server. A multiple reference hotl ...


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Stephen P Morgan, Lance W Russell, Benjamin Clay Reed: Security method and system for persistent storage and communications on computer network systems and computer network systems employing the same. International Business Machines Corporation, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter & Schmidt, February 6, 2001: US06185685 (71 worldwide citation)

A multi-stage login procedure and system involves a first stage in which a login ID and a public key (encrypted) is transmitted from a client computer to a server computer and a key-exchange key (encrypted) is provided from the server computer to the client computer. In a second stage, a first split ...


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Stephen P Morgan, Lance W Russell, Benjamin Clay Reed: Security method and system for persistent storage and communications on computer network systems and computer network systems employing the same. International Business Machines Corporation, Mark C McCabe, Altera Law Group, November 9, 2004: US06816970 (69 worldwide citation)

A multi-stage login procedure and system involves a first stage in which a login ID and a public key (encrypted) is transmitted from a client computer to a server computer and a key-exchange key (encrypted) is provided from the server computer to the client computer. In a second stage, a first split ...


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Benjamin Clay Reed, Steven R Welch: Network address assignment using physical address resolution protocols. International Business Machines, Merchant & Gould P C, May 9, 2000: US06061739 (60 worldwide citation)

A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for initial network address configuration using physical address resolution protocol. A device attempts a connection to the network, which causes address resolution (ARP) packets to be generated. The device monitors communications on the network for a ...


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Utkarsh Hriday Srivastava, Benjamin Clay Reed, Yang Zhang, Erwin Sing Tam, Brian Frank Cooper: Distributed publish/subscribe system. Yahoo, Dentons US, July 16, 2013: US08489674 (26 worldwide citation)

In one embodiment, a first one of a plurality of message processors receives a request with respect to a topic, and determines whether the first message processor itself is currently responsible for the topic. If so, then the first message processor services the request. If not, then the first messa ...


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Marcus Felipe Fontoura, Vanja Josifovski, Shanmugasundaram Ravikumar, Christopher Olston, Benjamin Clay Reed, Andrew Tomkins: Formal language and translator for parallel processing of data. Yahoo, James J Woods, Mauriel Kapouytian & Treffert, April 5, 2011: US07921416 (19 worldwide citation)

The present invention, in an example embodiment, provides a special-purpose formal language and translator for the parallel processing of large databases in a distributed system. The special-purpose language has features of both a declarative programming language and a procedural programming languag ...


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Ying Chen, Benjamin Clay Reed: Method and apparatus for providing a single system image in a clustered environment. Lenovo, Gates & Cooper, May 23, 2006: US07051115 (13 worldwide citation)

A method of providing a single system image in a clustered environment. An internet protocol (IP) address is assigned as a cluster IP address. The cluster IP address is bound to a node in a cluster. A client request directed to the cluster IP address is received in the node. The node multicasts the ...


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Amruta Sadanand Joshi, Shanmugasundaram Ravikumar, Benjamin Clay Reed, Andrew Tomkins: System and method for characterizing a web page using multiple anchor sets of web pages. Yahoo, March 22, 2011: US07912831 (3 worldwide citation)

A system and method are provided to accessing a set of web pages within a context. The set of web pages may be represented using a graph comprising a set of nodes and a set of edges. First and second probability distributions may be generated over a set of nodes of the graph using a first algorithm ...