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David U Shorter: Method for scheduling execution of distributed application programs at preset times in an SNA LU 6.2 network environment. IBM, Richard E Cummins, James H Barksdale, November 6, 1990: US04969092 (112 worldwide citation)

A method for scheduling time initiated tasks from an Intelligent Work Station (IWS) of an SNA network in which a host processor has created a plurality of run ready virtual machines which are assigned under control of a Virtual Machine Pool Manager in response to an LU 6.2 allocate verb to establish ...


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David U Shorter: System for executing segments of application program concurrently/serially on different/same virtual machine. IBM, Richard E Cummins, James H Barksdale, November 5, 1991: US05063500 (75 worldwide citation)

A method to preserve system resources during the execution of distributed application programs in an SNA type data processing network that supports program to program communication between an Intelligent Work Station (IWS) and a host processor in accordance with SNA Logical Unit 6.2 protocols when a ...


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David U Shorter, John S Kapernick: Method to provide concurrent execution of distributed application programs by a host computer and an intelligent work station on an SNA network. IBM, Richard E Cummins, James H Barksdale, John E Jobe, March 1, 1994: US05291597 (68 worldwide citation)

A method for processing distributed application programs in SNA type networks employing LU 6.2 protocols, including an information processing system having a host processor, a virtual machine type Operating System, and a plurality of Intelligent Work Stations (IWSs). The Operating System is provided ...


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David U Shorter: Method to manage concurrent execution of a distributed application program by a host computer and a large plurality of intelligent work stations on an SNA network. IBM, Richard E Cummins, James H Barksdale, August 14, 1990: US04949254 (65 worldwide citation)

A method for processing a distributed application program in a SNA type network having a host processor executing a virtual machine type operating system and a relatively large plurality of terminals, in which a plurality of run ready virtual machines are established at the host and primed by pre-in ...


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David U Shorter: System for executing applications program concurrently/serially on different virtual machines. International Business Machines Corporation, Andrew J Dillon, April 6, 1993: US05201049 (59 worldwide citation)

A method to preserve system resources during the execution of distributed application programs in an SNA type data processing network that supports program to program communication between an Intelligent Work Station (IWS) and a host processor in accordance with SNA Logical Unit 6.2 protocols when a ...


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David U Shorter: Method for establishing current terminal addresses for system users processing distributed application programs in an SNA LU 6.2 network environment. IBM, Richard E Cummins, James H Barksdale, February 5, 1991: US04991089 (38 worldwide citation)

A method is described which permits a user of an Intelligent Work Station (IWS) in an SNA type network in which communication with the host processor employs LU 6.2 advanced program to program protocols and in which the host processor does not assign a dedicated virtual machine to the user during th ...


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Jorge A Arroyo, Paul McDaid, David U Shorter, Filip J Yeskel: Method and apparatus for ensuring data consistency amongst a plurality of disparate systems having multiple consumer channels. International Business Machines Corporation, Akerman Senterfitt, November 28, 2006: US07143094 (30 worldwide citation)

The present invention describes a method and system for ensuring data consistency amongst a plurality of disparate computing systems that communicate in order to provide an electronic transactional service. Information or data that is common between various databases associated with each of the disp ...


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Jorge A Arroyo, David U Shorter, Robert M Szabo, Filip J Yeskel: Method and apparatus for creating and exposing order status within a supply chain having disparate systems. International Business Machines Corporation, Akerman Senterfitt, April 29, 2008: US07366772 (7 worldwide citation)

The present invention describes a method and system for creating and exposing order status within a supply chain of trading partners having disparate systems. A trading partner exchange (TPE) interfaces with each of the disparate systems and gathers information pertaining to a particular transaction ...


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Stephen E Bello, Tze Rong Fu, Kevin P McAuliffe, John F Palmer, Emily C Plachy, Kathryn Priest Reece, David U Shorter: Method and system for matching complex customer requirements with provider solutions. International Business Machines Corporation, James D Palmer, Hoffman Warnick & D Alessandro, May 22, 2007: US07222116 (4 worldwide citation)

A method and system for forming and procuring an integrated solution to meet a set of requirements. The invention includes an electronic exchange for providing an information technology (IT) solution, comprising: a matching system for matching IT requirements with a set of candidate IT components th ...


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David U Shorter, Brian P Shorter: Method and system for routing data repository messages between computing devices. International Business Machines Corporation, Akerman Senterfitt, April 8, 2008: US07356607 (1 worldwide citation)

A message router for routing data repository messages between a plurality of computer systems, wherein the computer systems include data repositories having disparate syntaxes. The message router can include a conversion engine for translating content in a received message from a syntax correspondin ...