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David A Farber, Richard E Greer, Andrew D Swart, James A Balter: Optimized network resource location. Digital Island, IP Group of Pillsbury Madison & Sutro, February 6, 2001: US06185598 (623 worldwide citation)

Resource requests made by clients of origin servers in a network are intercepted by reflector mechanisms and selectively reflected to other servers called repeaters. The reflectors select a best repeater from a set of possible repeaters and redirect the client to the selected best repeater. The clie ...


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David A Farber, Ronald D Lachman: Identifying and requesting data in network using identifiers which are based on contents of data. Kinetech, Digital Island, Pillsbury Winthrop Intellectual Property, July 2, 2002: US06415280 (401 worldwide citation)

In a system in which a set of data items are distributed across a network of servers, at least some of the data items being cached versions of data items from a source server, a content delivery method includes determining a data identifier for a particular data item, the data identifier being deter ...


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David A Farber, Ronald D Lachman: Data processing system using substantially unique identifiers to identify data items, whereby identical data items have the same identifiers. Kinetech, Pillsbury Madison & Sutro, November 2, 1999: US05978791 (351 worldwide citation)

In a data processing system, a mechanism identifies data items by substantially unique identifiers which depend on all of the data in the data items and only on the data in the data items. The system also determines whether a particular data item is present in the database by examining the identifie ...


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David A Farber, Richard E Greer, Andrew D Swart, James A Balter: Internet content delivery network. Cable & Wireless Internet Services, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, November 25, 2003: US06654807 (318 worldwide citation)

Resource requests made by clients of origin servers in a network are intercepted by reflector mechanisms and selectively reflected to other servers called repeaters. The reflectors select a best repeater from a set of possible repeaters and redirect the client to the selected best repeater. The clie ...


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David A Farber, Richard E Greer, Andrew D Swart, James A Balter: Controlling subscriber information rates in a content delivery network. Level 3 Communications, May 24, 2011: US07949779 (194 worldwide citation)

A plurality of content providers provide multiple resources to multiple clients. At least some of said resources are to be served to clients from a shared content delivery network (CDN) formed by a plurality of repeater servers. Each content provider provides at least some resources via one or more ...


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David A Farber, Richard E Greer, Andrew D Swart, James A Balter: Controlling subscriber information rates in a content delivery network. Level 3 Communications, May 17, 2011: US07945693 (145 worldwide citation)

A plurality of content providers provide multiple resources to multiple clients. At least some of the resources are to be served to clients from a shared content delivery network (CDN) formed by a plurality of repeater servers. Each content provider provides at least some resources via one or more c ...


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David A Farber, Richard E Greer, Andrew D Swart, James A Balter: Optimized network resource location. Level 3 Communications, October 2, 2012: US08281035 (137 worldwide citation)

A method for delivering resources in a distributed computing environment, wherein at least a first resource and a second resource are associated with a content provider, and wherein the first resource references the second resource via a first uniform resource locator (URL), the first URL having a f ...


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David A Farber, Richard E Greer, Andrew D Swart, James A Balter: Internet content delivery network. Savvis Communications Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, May 30, 2006: US07054935 (129 worldwide citation)

Resource requests made by clients of origin servers in a network are intercepted by reflector mechanisms and selectively reflected to other servers called repeaters. The reflectors select a best repeater from a set of possible repeaters and redirect the client to the selected best repeater. The clie ...


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David A Farber, Ronald D Lachman: Enforcement and policing of licensed content using content-based identifiers. Kinetech, Savvis, Davidson Berquist Jackson & Gowdey, August 9, 2005: US06928442 (127 worldwide citation)

Data files are distributed across a plurality of computers. The computers may form a network such as a content delivery network (CDN) or a peer-to-peer network. The network may operate as a TCP/IP network such as the Internet. Data files may represent may represent digital messages, images, videos o ...


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Ronald H Gruner, Gerald F Clancy, Craig J Mundie, Steven J Wallach, Stephen I Schleimer, Walter A Wallach Jr, John K Ahlstrom, David H Bernstein, Michael S Richmond, David A Farber, John F Pilat, Richard A Belgard, Richard G Bratt: Digital computer system including apparatus for resolving names representing data items and capable of executing instructions belonging to general instruction sets. Data General Corporation, Robert F O Connell, April 30, 1985: US04514800 (86 worldwide citation)

A digital computer system including a memory and a processor. The memory operates in response to memory commands received from the processor. Items of data stored in the memory include instructions to which the processor responds. Each instruction contains an operation code which belongs to one of s ...