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Charles William Frank, Thomas Earl Ludwig, Richard W Hull, Mark Adams, Rochak Sharma, Adnan Khan, Samuel K Baughman, Nicholas J Witchey: Datagram identifier management. Rateze Remote Mgmt L L C, Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt P C, April 12, 2011: US07924881 (11 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods ensure that datagrams retain integrity in light of the problems associated with the internetworking protocol's use of datagram identifiers drawn from a first pool of datagram identifiers. The methods involve controlling the use of datagram identifiers to ensure that only certain ...


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Thomas Earl Ludwig, Charles William Frank: Topology independent storage arrays and methods. Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt P C, April 20, 2010: US07702850 (11 worldwide citation)

A topology independent storage array. In a preferred embodiment the topology of the array is reconfigurable due to information control packets passed among storage nodes comprising the array. The topology of the array, as determine by the relationship between data sets stored within the array's stor ...


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Charles William Frank, Thomas Earl Ludwig, William R Babbitt Jr, Mark Adams, Nicholas James Witchey: Virtual devices and virtual bus tunnels, modules and methods. Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt P C, November 17, 2009: US07620981 (7 worldwide citation)

Modules and methods that provide virtual device communication via information packets addressed to the virtual devices. Virtual devices aggregate capabilities of target devices and represent the aggregate as an operational device to remote systems. Physical device elements and virtual devices contai ...


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Thomas Earl Ludwig, Mark Adams: Disaggregated resources and access methods. Rateze Remote Mgmt L L C, Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt P C, August 26, 2014: US08819092 (5 worldwide citation)

Disaggregated resources distributed among resource nodes provide access to resource consumers by offering resource node information to the resource consumers. Resource node information supplied by each individual resource node comprises incomplete information with respect to the complete disaggregat ...


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Mark Adams, Thomas Earl Ludwig, Samuel K Baughman, Nicholas J Witchey, Nauzad Sadry: Generating storage system commands. Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt P C, June 22, 2010: US07743214 (4 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for generating storage system commands are presented. Logical volumes comprise one or more storage areas. The methods include providing a map of the logical volume from information relating to the types of the storage areas composing the volume. Storage commands referencing the l ...


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Charles William Frank, Thomas Earl Ludwig, William R Babbitt Jr, Mark Adams, Nicholas James Witchey: Information packet communication with virtual objects. Rateze Remote Mgmt L L C, Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt P C, February 26, 2013: US08387132 (3 worldwide citation)

Modules and methods that provide virtual device communication via information packets addressed to the virtual devices. Virtual devices aggregate capabilities of target devices and represent the aggregate as an operational device to remote systems. Physical device elements and virtual devices contai ...


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Mark Adams, Thomas Earl Ludwig, Charles William Frank, Nicholas J Witchey: Resource command messages and methods. RATEZE REMOTE MGMT L L C, February 23, 2016: US09270532 (1 worldwide citation)

Resource command messages comprise commands and command urgency or importance information that is interpreted by a resource device and is coupled with information relating to the resource device to determine when to process the command within the resource command message. Resource devices comprising ...


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Charles William Frank, Thomas Earl Ludwig, William R Babbitt Jr, Mark Adams, Nicholas James Witchey: Information packet communication with virtual objects. Rateze Remote MGMT L L C, Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt P C, May 13, 2014: US08726363

Modules and methods that provide virtual device communication via information packets addressed to the virtual devices. Virtual devices aggregate capabilities of target devices and represent the aggregate as an operational device to remote systems. Physical device elements and virtual devices contai ...


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Charles William Frank, Thomas Earl Ludwig, William R Babbitt, Mark Adams, Nicholas James Witchey: Virtual devices and virtual bus tunnels, modules and methods. Robert D Fish, Rutan & Tucker, November 30, 2006: US20060272015-A1

Modules and methods that provide virtual device communication via information packets addressed to the virtual devices. Virtual devices aggregate capabilities of target devices and represent the aggregate as an operational device to remote systems. Physical device elements and virtual devices contai ...


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Thomas Earl Ludwig, Mark Adams: Disaggregated resources and access methods. Robert D Fish, Rutan & Tucker, February 22, 2007: US20070043771-A1

Disaggregated resources distributed among resource nodes provide access to resource consumers by offering resource node information to the resource consumers. Resource node information supplied by each individual resource node comprises incomplete information with respect to the complete disaggregat ...