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Marco A DeMello, Pavel Zeman, Vinay Krishnaswamy, Frank D Byrum: Server for an electronic distribution system and method of operating same. Microsoft Corporation, Woodcock Washburn, May 16, 2006: US07047411 (189 worldwide citation)

A server architecture for a digital rights management system that distributes and protects rights in content. The server architecture includes a retail site which sells content items to consumers, a fulfillment site which provides to consumers the content items sold by the retail site, and an activa ...


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Marco A DeMello, Vinay Krishnaswamy, John L Manferdelli: System and method for accessing protected content in a rights-management architecture. Microsoft Corporation, Woodcock Washburn, February 7, 2006: US06996720 (173 worldwide citation)

A digital rights management system for the distribution, protection and use of electronic content. The system includes a client architecture which receives content, where the content is preferably protected by encryption and may include a license and individualization features. Content is protected ...


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Marco A DeMello, Leroy B Keely, Frank D Byrum, Yoram Yaacovi, Kathryn E Hughes: Method and system for binding enhanced software features to a persona. Microsoft Corporation, Woodcock Washburn, May 10, 2005: US06891953 (154 worldwide citation)

A server architecture for a digital rights management system that distributes and protects rights in content. The server architecture includes a retail site which sells content items to consumers, a fulfillment site which provides to consumers the content items sold by the retail site, and an activa ...


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Robert Chris Hickman, Marco A DeMello: Storage system having error detection and recovery. Microsoft Corporation, Christensen O&apos Connor Johnson Kindness PLLC, February 18, 2003: US06523130 (145 worldwide citation)

A massively scalable architecture for providing a self-monitoring and self-correcting storage system that is capable of handling hundreds of millions of users and tens of billions of files. The system includes one or more clusters storing data elements that are received from a plurality of clients. ...


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Marco A DeMello, Attila Narin, Venkateshaiah Setty, Pavel Zeman, Vinay Krishnaswamy, John L Manferdelli, Frank D Byrum, Leroy B Keely, Yoram Yaacovi, Jeffrey H Alger: System and method for activating a rendering device in a multi-level rights-management architecture. Microsoft Corporation, Woodcock Washburn, March 21, 2006: US07017189 (107 worldwide citation)

A digital rights management system for the distribution, protection and use of electronic content. The system includes a client architecture which receives content, where the content is preferably protected by encryption and may include a license and individualization features. Content is protected ...


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Robert Chris Hickman, Marco A DeMello: Extensible storage system. Microsoft Corporation, Banner & Witcoff, May 21, 2002: US06393466 (60 worldwide citation)

A massively scalable architecture has been developed for providing an extensible storage system that is capable of handling hundreds of millions of users and tens of billions of files. The storage system includes to a plurality of storage clusters, each storage cluster having one or more storage ser ...


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Robert Chris Hickman, Alok K Sinha, Marco A DeMello: Scalable storage system with unique client assignment to storage server partitions. Microsoft Corporation, Christensen O&apos Connor Johnson Kindness PLLC, May 13, 2003: US06564252 (59 worldwide citation)

A massively scalable architecture for providing a highly reliable storage system that is capable of handling hundreds of millions of users and tens of billions of files. The system includes one or more clusters storing data elements that are received from a plurality of clients. Each cluster compris ...


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Marco A DeMello, Pavel Zeman, Vinay Krishnaswamy, Frank D Byrum: Inter-server communication using request with encrypted parameter. Microsoft Corporation, Woodcock Washburn, November 29, 2005: US06970849 (52 worldwide citation)

A server architecture for a digital rights management system that distributes and protects rights in content. The server architecture includes a retail site which sells content items to consumers, a fulfillment site which provides to consumers the content items sold by the retail site, and an activa ...


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John L Beezer, Marco A DeMello, Jerry J Dunietz, Leroy B Keely, Vikram Madan, David M Silver, Charles P Thacker: Method and apparatus for capturing and rendering annotations for non-modifiable electronic content. Microsoft Corporation, Banner & Witcoff, October 18, 2005: US06957233 (49 worldwide citation)

A system and method for capturing annotations for a non-modifiable document is disclosed. Once it is determined that an annotation is to be created, the system determines the file position of the selected object. The file position of the selected object is stored along with the created annotation in ...


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Marco A DeMello, Vikram Madan, Leroy B Keely, David M Silver: System method and user interface for active reading of electronic content. Microsoft Corporation, Banner & Witcoff, March 30, 2004: US06714214 (45 worldwide citation)

A system, method, and user interface for interacting with electronically displayed content is disclosed. In response to a selection of an object, a list of menu options is displayed close to the selected object. In one embodiment, the list of menu options is displayed in a font larger than that used ...