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Ranjan Prasad, Layne C Izatt, Dale R Olds: System and method for synchronizing database information. Novell, Dinsmore & Shohl, March 25, 2003: US06539381 (224 worldwide citation)

A system and method for synchronizing database information over a communications network distributed among a plurality of servers. The system allows each server to track the state of a replica on each of the servers, and changes to the servers are communicated between the servers along with their st ...


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Ranjan Prasad, Dale R Olds: Method and apparatus for moving subtrees in a distributed network directory. Novell, Dinsmore & Shohl, March 4, 1997: US05608903 (95 worldwide citation)

A method of moving leaf objects and subtrees in computer networks that employ a distributed network directory is disclosed. The method employs the existing directories and an authentication procedure for each server. A first object that is under the physical control of the administrator of one parti ...


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Dale R Olds, Layne Izatt, Ranjan Prasad: Replicated object identification in a partitioned hierarchy. Novell, Computer Law, November 3, 1998: US05832487 (83 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems for managing replicated objects in a partitioned hierarchical database are disclosed. One method combines partition-wide object identifiers in order according to ancestry to form a database-wide object identifier that identifies a target object relative to all other objects in th ...


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Ranjan Prasad, Ramprasad Golla, Serge Zloto, Bo Li: Method and apparatus for managing network resources for externally authenticated users. Cisco Technology, March 7, 2006: US07010600 (73 worldwide citation)

A method is disclosed for managing network resources in multiple administrative domains. According to the method, a user is authenticated in a first administrative domain. A token is generated for the user that identifies the user as being assigned a role. The token is configured to identify the use ...


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Ranjan Prasad, Dale R Olds: Method and apparatus for moving subtrees in a distributed network directory. Novell, Dinsmore & Shohl, May 26, 1998: US05758344 (60 worldwide citation)

A method of moving leaf objects and subtrees in computer networks that employ a distributed network directory is disclosed. The method employs the existing directories and an authentication procedure for each server. A first object that is under the physical control of the administrator of one parti ...


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Ranjan Prasad, Dale Robert Olds: Method and apparatus for moving subtrees in a distributed network directory. Novell, Dinsmore & Shohl, September 21, 1999: US05956718 (51 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for reorganizing a distributed directory is disclosed. A source logical group, such as a partition, is identified for reorganization. A destination object is selected to which the source logical group will become subordinate. Multiple simultaneous reorganizations of the distri ...


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Ranjan Prasad, Vinod Dashora: Method and apparatus for using a role based access control system on a network. Cisco Technology, Hickman Palermo Truong & Becker, July 28, 2009: US07568217 (43 worldwide citation)

A role based access control system is described that assigns roles, which otherwise are mutually exclusive, to users based on detecting designated conditions when the user initiates actions or operations on the network. The assignment of the role to a particular user may be conditional upon one or m ...


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Ranjan Prasad, Ramprasad Golla, Serge Zloto: Method and apparatus for configuring access to a plurality of data repositories. Cisco Technology, Hickman Palermo Truong & Becker, July 12, 2005: US06917944 (35 worldwide citation)

A method is provided to configure access to a plurality of data repositories. The data repositories each provide data objects for applications operated by users. A request is received to access data objects in the plurality of data repositories. The request may specify a parameter. Metadata is retri ...


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Ranjan Prasad, Ramprasad Golla, Vijayaraghavan Parthasarathy, Max Lou: Method and apparatus for selecting and managing wireless network services using a directory. Cisco Technology, Hickman Palermo Troung & Becker, March 27, 2007: US07197125 (15 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus are disclosed for modifying a subscription of a subscriber to a telecommunications service based on subscriber information and service information that are stored in a directory repository. A directory-enabled service selection framework is coupled to the directory repository ...


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Praveen K Murthy, Fangqi Sun, Mukul Ranjan Prasad, Sreeranga P Rajan: Methods and systems for test automation of forms in web applications. Fujitsu, Baker Botts L, September 24, 2013: US08543986 (10 worldwide citation)

A method includes accessing a page of Web application that includes an interactive form having at least one field for entry of data, the interactive form rendered by the Web application based on code for the interactive form. The method also includes extracting input validation code from the code, t ...