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Donald E Curtis, James P Vincent, Mary E Weidmann: Method of scheduling meetings. International Business Machines, C Lamont Whitham, James H Barksdale, December 2, 1986: US04626836 (107 worldwide citation)

A method of scheduling a meeting among terminal users who are provided with calendaring applications for storing and retrieving timed and dated events. Included is presentation to a meeting scheduler of a prompting screen with blanks for keying in desired times and dates, and prospective attendees. ...


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Donald E Curtis, W Pettus Gewin, Thomas F Mitchell, Michael P Priven, William L Rich, Kathleen K Tubbs: Method and system for managing environments with a data processing system. International Business Machines Corporation, Kenneth A Seaman, Daniel E Venglarik, Andrew J Dillon, April 20, 1999: US05896531 (64 worldwide citation)

A method and system of increasing efficiency within a data processing system having multiple applications executing within the data processing system. Each of the applications requires a specific environment. A collection of parameters which specify an environment is stored within the data processin ...


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Donald E Curtis, James P Vincent, Mary E Weidmann: Calendar event description abbreviation. International Business Machines, C Lamont Whitham, James H Barksdale, John L Jackson, May 27, 1986: US04591840 (40 worldwide citation)

A method of building a monthly calendar screen having abbreviated event descriptions directly translated from event descriptions on day screens. Day screens are built from keyed in dates, times, and descriptions of events related to the dates and times. Monthly screens are built by combining and abb ...


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Donald E Curtis, W Peters Geuin, Thomas F Mitehell, Priven Michael P, William L Rich, Kathleen K Tabs: Method and system for managing environment by data processing system. Internatl Business Mach Corp &Lt IBM&Gt, October 28, 1994: JP1994-301557

PURPOSE: To improve the data processing efficiency of a data processing system by storing collected parameters specifying environments and, when one parameter matches the minimum requirement of an application requesting an environment, utilizing an already collected environment. CONSTITUTION: A serv ...