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James P Hughes, Steve A Olson: Policy caching method and apparatus for use in a communication device based on contents of one data unit in a subset of related data units. Storage Technology Corporation, Brooks & Kushman P C, November 24, 1998: US05842040 (290 worldwide citation)

A policy caching method for use in a communication device is provided. The communication device determines which instance of protocol data unit (PDU) network policy from a plurality of policies is to be applied to related-received PDUs based on contents of one of the related-received PDUs. Subsequen ...


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Ravi K Kavuri, Jon M Holdman, James P Hughes, Dale R Eichel, Randall K Hewitt: Clustered hierarchical file services. Storage Technology Corporation, Brooks Kushman P C, December 1, 2009: US07627617 (207 worldwide citation)

A system for object-based archival data storage includes an object-based storage subsystem having respective data storage devices, at least one file presentation interface that interfaces to client platforms, an administration interface having graphical user interface (GUI) and a command line interf ...


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Donald J Humphrey, James P Hughes, Wayne A Peterson, Wayne R Roiger: Network communications adapter with dual interleaved memory banks servicing multiple processors. Network Systems Corporation, Orrin M Haugen, Thomas J Nikolai, Frederick W Niebuhr, June 12, 1990: US04933846 (189 worldwide citation)

A network communications adapter interconnects a plurality of digital computing resources for mutual data exchange in which a high performance, large capacity common memory is provided with a pair of external buses which allows multiple processors to store information in and read information from th ...


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James P Hughes: Method and system for secure information handling. Storage Technology Corporation, Brooks Kushman P C, October 18, 2005: US06957330 (131 worldwide citation)

Information that must remain secure is often stored on untrusted storage devices. To increase security, this information is encrypted by an encryption value prior to storing on the untrusted storage device. The encryption value itself is then encrypted. The encryption value is decrypted by correctly ...


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James P Hughes: System and method for handling temporary errors on a redundant array of independent tapes (RAIT). Storage Technology Corporation, Brooks & Kushman P C, March 11, 2003: US06532548 (84 worldwide citation)

A system and method for storing data in a storage system having storage elements arranged in parallel for concurrent access such that data can be continuously communicated to the storage element array while one of the storage elements is in error recovery. Some of the storage elements receive data o ...


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Ravi K Kavuri, Jon M Holdman, James P Hughes, Dale R Eichel, Randall K Hewitt: Clustered hierarchical file services. Storage Technology Corporation, Brooks Kushman P C, May 5, 2009: US07529784 (72 worldwide citation)

A system for object-based archival data storage includes an object-based storage subsystem having respective data storage devices, at least one file presentation interface that interfaces to client platforms, an administration interface having graphical user interface (GUI) and a command line interf ...


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Thai Nguyen, Charles A Milligan, Michael L Leonhardt, Stephen S Selkirk, Gerald O Nions, James P Hughes: Simultaneous writing and reconstruction of a redundant array of independent limited performance storage devices. Storage Technology Corporation, Brooks Kushman P C, March 25, 2008: US07350101 (53 worldwide citation)

A method, computer program product, and data processing system for continuously writing new data to a redundant array of independent storage devices without interrupting the writing of new data to the array to reconstruct missing data from a failed device or failed media is disclosed. A fault-tolera ...


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Ravi K Kavuri, James P Hughes: Clustered hierarchical file system. Storage Technology Corporation, Brooks Kushman P C, August 25, 2009: US07580950 (38 worldwide citation)

A system for object-based archival data storage includes an object-based storage subsystem having respective data storage devices, at least one file presentation interface that interfaces to client platforms, an administration interface having graphical user interface (GUI) and a command line interf ...


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James W Hughes, James P Hughes: Low swing weight golf club set. Finnegan Henderson Farabow et al, December 19, 1989: US04887815 (31 worldwide citation)

A set of numbered golf clubs made from a plurality of progressively lofted clubs, each club having a club head, a shaft fixed at one end to the club head, and a grip fixed to the shaft at the other end. A counterweight is positioned at the distal end of the golf club opposite the club head, and the ...


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Steven H McCown, James P Hughes, Michael L Leonhardt, Charles A Milligan: Method and system for secure credit card transactions. Storage Technology Corporation, Yee & Associates P C, April 4, 2006: US07024395 (22 worldwide citation)

A customer making a credit card transaction inserts their smart card into a card reader attached to the merchant's system. The card reader activates the customer's card and passes certain merchant information. The merchant's system then requests a “billing digest” from the customer's card. The billi ...



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