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Philippe Choquier, Jean Francios Peyroux, William J Griffin: System for on-line service in which gateway computer uses service map which includes loading condition of servers broadcasted by application servers for load balancing. Microsoft Corporation, Leydig Voit & Mayer, June 30, 1998: US05774668 (841 worldwide citation)

An on-line services network includes application servers and Gateway microcomputers that are interconnected by a LAN. The Gateway microcomputers receive service requests which are transmitted over a WAN from client microcomputers operated by end users. Upon receiving a request to open a service, the ...


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Philippe Choquier, Jean Francios Peyroux, William J Griffin: Method of redirecting a client service session to a second application server without interrupting the session by forwarding service-specific information to the second server. Microsoft Corporation, Leydig Voit & Mayer, September 14, 1999: US05951694 (580 worldwide citation)

An on-line services network includes application servers and Gateway microcomputers that are interconnected by a LAN. The Gateway microcomputers receive service requests which are transmitted over a WAN from client microcomputers operated by end users. Upon receiving a request to open a service, the ...