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Peter Page, Ruediger Warns, Terence G Kennedy, Omid Ejtemai Jandaghi: Cooperative processing interface and communication broker for heterogeneous computing environments. Software, Howrey & Simon, July 12, 1994: US05329619 (503 worldwide citation)

An object interface is disclosed that supports three modes of inter-object communication--message processing (store and forward), conversational communication, and remote procedure call. A service broker manages service requests from, and responsive services provided by, a plurality of clients and s ...


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Peter Page, Ruediger Warns, Terence Graham Kennedy, Omid Ejtemai Jandaghi: System for allocating adaptor to server by determining from embedded foreign protocol commands in client request if the adapter service matches the foreign protocol. Software, Jeffrey I Auerbach, Joseph P Lavelle, Howrey & Simon, September 22, 1998: US05812768 (89 worldwide citation)

An object interface is disclosed that supports three modes of inter-object communication--message processing (store and forward), conversational communication, and remote procedure call. A service broker manages service requests from, and responsive services provided by, a plurality of clients and s ...