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Maurice J Bach, Robert B Hoppes, Clifford B Meltzer, Kenneth J Parchinski, Gary J Whelan: Network processor for transforming a message transported from an I/O channel to a network by adding a message identifier and then converting the message. International Business Machines Corporation, Gerald R Woods, April 8, 1997: US05619650 (182 worldwide citation)

A system and method for distributing application-to-application network communications protocol processing. Host computers implement distributed API processing across a high speed I/O channel increasing throughput. The application API conforms to standard protocols but protocol processing is distrib ...


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Clifford B Meltzer, Krishnamurthi Kannan, Thomas G Burket, Deborah J Kruesi, Gordon W Braudaway: Protocol for handling transmission errors over asynchronous communication lines. International Business Machines Corporation, Thomas P Dowd, December 8, 1987: US04712214 (63 worldwide citation)

A system or scheme for automatic detection of and recovery from transmission errors in the asynchronous communication mode at the data link level with complete transparency at the higher levels is disclosed wherein the transmissions are in the form of a sequence of data packets, and an improved comb ...