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Rory D Jackson, Willi K Rackl: Data expansion apparatus. International Business Machines Corporation, Edward S Gershuny, October 18, 1977: US04054951 (101 worldwide citation)

When a data stream includes long sections of data that are repeated periodically, storage space may be saved by not including full repetitions of such sections in the storage. However, when the data is to be read from storage for utilization, the omitted repetitious sections must be inserted. This i ...


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William C Brantley Jr, Wayne S Groh, Rory D Jackson, Vern A Norton: System for implementing to a packet switch protocol for a multinode data communications network utilizing separate data and control paths. International Business Machines Corporation, Ratner & Prestia, June 23, 1992: US05125096 (14 worldwide citation)

Packet switch protocol and circuitry for implementing it are disclosed. According to this protocol, a message transmitter of a first node in the network may send data through a data transmission link at a predetermined rate until it is signalled, via a control signal generated by a message receiver ...


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Yarsun Hsu, Rory D Jackson: Switch queue structure for one-network parallel processor systems. International Business Machines Corporation, May 17, 1994: US05313649 (13 worldwide citation)

A switch queue structure for one-network parallel processor systems minimizes chip count and reduces the possibility of deadlock which might otherwise occur with this type of switch structure. The switch queue structure comprises a plurality of input ports and a plurality of output ports equal in nu ...


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Alexander Keller, Uri Blumenthal, Rory D Jackson, Lorraine Jackson, Gautam Kar: Methods and apparatus for managing dependencies in distributed systems. International Business Machines Corporation, Ryan Mason & Lewis, March 11, 2004: US20040049509-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

Techniques for managing information in a computing environment. Information associated with components of the computing environment is obtained. Then, from at least a portion of the obtained information, a determination is made as to the existence of one or more relationships associated with at leas ...