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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, 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 ...