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Philip M Neches: Relational database system having a network for transmitting colliding packets and a plurality of processors each storing a disjoint portion of database. Teradata Corporation, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter & Schmidt, April 9, 1991: US05006978 (189 worldwide citation)

A multiprocessor system intercouples the processors with an active logic network having a plurality of priority determining nodes. Messages applied concurrently to the network in groups are sorted, using the data content of the messages, to a single or common priority message which is distributed to ...


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Philip M Neches, David H Hartke, Richard C Stockton, Martin C Watson, David Cronshaw, Jack E Shemer: Multiprocessor intercommunication system and method. Teradata Corporation, Fraser and Bogucki, October 25, 1983: US04412285 (171 worldwide citation)

A system using a sorting network to intercouple multiple processors so as to distribute priority messages to all processors is characterized by semaphore means accessible to both the local processors and the global resource via the network. Transaction numbers identifying tasks are employed in the m ...


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Philip M Neches, David H Hartke, Richard J Baran, Darryl L Woodcock, Alexandros C Papachristidis: Dynamically partitionable parallel processors. Teradata Corporation, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter & Schmidt, May 15, 1990: US04925311 (168 worldwide citation)

A system for dynamically partitioning processors in a multiprocessor system intercoupled by a network utilizes, in association with each processor, a network accessible, locally changeable memory section. An available one of a number of common dynamic group addresses in each of the memories is reser ...


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Philip M Neches: Multi processor sorting network for sorting while transmitting concurrently presented messages by message content to deliver a highest priority message. Teredata Corporation, Merchant Gould Smith Edett Welter & Schmidt, January 4, 1994: US05276899 (145 worldwide citation)

A multiprocessor system intercouples the processors with an active logic network having a plurality of priority determining nodes. Messages applied concurrently to the network in groups are sorted, using the data content of the messages, to a single or common priority message which is distributed to ...


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Philip M Neches: Data processing systems and methods. Teradata Corporation, Fraser and Bogucki, September 24, 1985: US04543630 (121 worldwide citation)

A multiprocessor system intercouples the processors with an active logic network having a plurality of priority determining nodes. Messages applied concurrently to the network in groups are sorted, using the data content of the messages, to a single or common priority message which is distributed to ...


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Philip M Neches, Robert J McMillen, M Cameron Watson, David J Chura: Multiprocessor computer system. NCR Corporation, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter & Schmidt, April 12, 1994: US05303383 (110 worldwide citation)

A multistage interconnect network (MIN) capable of supporting massive parallel processing, including point-to-point and multicast communications between processor modules (PMs) which are connected to the input and output ports of the network. The network is built using interconnected switch nodes ar ...


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Philip M Neches: Methods of selecting simultaneously transmitted messages in a multiprocessor system. Teradata Corporation, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter & Schmidt, September 11, 1990: US04956772 (73 worldwide citation)

A multiprocessor system intercouples the processors with an active logic network having a plurality of priority determining nodes. Messages applied concurrently to the network in groups are sorted, using the data content of the meassages, to a single or common priority message which is distributed t ...


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Philip M Neches: Data processing systems and methods. Teradata Corporation, Fraser and Bogucki, April 24, 1984: US04445171 (48 worldwide citation)

A multiprocessor system intercouples processors with an active logic network having a plurality of priority determining nodes. Messages are applied concurrently to the network in groups from the processors and are sorted, using the data content of the messages to determine priority, to select a sing ...


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Philip M Neches: Network to transmit prioritized subtask pockets to dedicated processors. Teradata Corporation, Merchant & Gould, March 21, 1989: US04814979 (43 worldwide citation)

A multiprocessor system intercouples the processors with an active logic network having a plurality of priority determining nodes. Messages applied concurrently to the network in groups are sorted, using the data content of the messages, to a single or common priority message which is distributed to ...


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Philip M Neches: Message transmission system for selectively transmitting one of two colliding messages based on contents thereof. Teradata Corporation, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter & Schmidt, July 31, 1990: US04945471 (38 worldwide citation)

A multiprocessor system intercouples the processors wtih an active logic network having a plurality of priority determining nodes. Messages applied concurrently to the network in groups are sorted, using the data content of the messages, to a single or common priority message which is distributed to ...