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William R Belknap, Martha R Henley, Lorenzo Falcon Jr, Thomas E Frayne, Mei Lan Luo, Ashok R Saxena: Video optimized media streamer with cache management. IBM Corporation, Ohlandt Greeley Ruggiero & Perle, December 17, 1996: US05586264 (405 worldwide citation)

A data storage system includes a mass storage unit storing a data entity, such as a digital representation of a video presentation, that is partitioned into a plurality N of temporally-ordered segments. A data buffer is bidirectionally coupled to the mass storage unit for storing up to M of the temp ...


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William R Belknap, Larry W Fitchett, Buddy F Stansbury: Video optimized media streamer having communication nodes received digital data from storage node and transmitted said data to adapters for generating isochronous digital data streams. International Business Machines Corporation, Ohlandt Greeley Ruggiero & Perle, February 11, 1997: US05603058 (138 worldwide citation)

A media streamer (10) includes at least one control node (18); at least one storage node (16, 17) for storing a digital representation of a video presentation; and a plurality of communication nodes (14) each having an input port that is switchably coupled under the direction of the control node to ...


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Lisa Amini, William R Belknap: Systems, methods, and computer program products for accelerated dynamic protection of data. International Business Machines Corporation, Christine H Smith, Elissa Y Wang, Janet M Skafar, October 9, 2007: US07280658 (56 worldwide citation)

A system, method, and computer product that accelerates encryption and decryption of data while using both a static key and a dynamic key. The present invention eliminates intermediate decryption of data that is transmitted between computer systems. More particularly, encryption efficiency is improv ...


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William R Belknap, Jane K Doong: Methods to facilitate efficient transmission and playback of digital information. International Business Machines Corporation, Sughrue Mion PLLC, April 8, 2008: US07356245 (19 worldwide citation)

Systems, methods, and computer products that facilitate transmission of information used for fast and responsive video and audio playback at non-standard, trick mode speeds. An embodiment of the present invention uses low resolution, compressed, and independent frames derived from the encoded digita ...


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William R Belknap, Jane K Doong: Systems and computer program products to facilitate efficient transmission and playback of digital information. International Business Machines Corporation, Sughrue Mion PLLC, May 18, 2010: US07720352 (15 worldwide citation)

Systems, methods, and computer products that facilitate transmission of information used for fast and responsive video and audio playback at non-standard, trick mode speeds. An embodiment of the present invention uses low resolution, compressed, and independent frames derived from the encoded digita ...


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William R Belknap: Scene change marking for thumbnail extraction. International Business Machines Corporation, Gates & Cooper, July 6, 2010: US07751683 (15 worldwide citation)

A technique for marking scene changes within video files. A video file with multiple frames is stored on a data store connected to a computer. Initially, the video file is received by an encoder or other processor. The frames of the video file are analyzed to identify scene changes between frames. E ...


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William R Belknap, Glenn E Brew, Jeffrey B Lotspiech, Stefan Nusser, Peter Westerink: Secure IP based streaming in a format independent manner. International Business Machines Corporation, Andre Gibbs, Jon A Gibbons, Fleit Kain Gibbons Gutman Bongini & Bianco P L, July 24, 2007: US07249264 (15 worldwide citation)

A system, method and computer readable medium for providing secure IP-based streaming in a format independent manner is disclosed. The method on a content mastering system begins with an encoded media file consisting of content data and associated metadata. First, the metadata is read from the encod ...


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Charles P Moehs, Paul V Allen, David R Rockhold, Andrew Stapleton, Mendel Friedman, William R Belknap: DNA sequences from potato encoding solanidine UDP-glucose glucosyltransferase and use to reduce glycoalkaloids in solanaceous plants. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of Agriculture, M Howard Silverstein, Curtis P Ribando, Nancy J Parsons, September 28, 1999: US05959180 (4 worldwide citation)

DNA sequences from potato which encode the enzyme solanidine UDP-glucose glucosyltransferase (SGT) are disclosed. Recombinant DNA molecules containing the sequences, and use thereof, in particular, use of an antisense DNA construct to inhibit the production of SGT and thereby reduce glycoalkaloid le ...


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Kent F McCue, Paul V Allen, David R Rockhold, Louise V T Shepherd, Mary M Maccree, Howard V Davies, William R Belknap: β-solanine/β-chaconine rhamnosyl transferase sequences and uses thereof. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of Agriculture, Elizabeth R Sampson, Margaret A Connor, Leslie Shaw, October 21, 2008: US07439419 (2 worldwide citation)

Nucleic acid sequences from potato that encode the enzyme β-solanine/β-chaconine rhamnosyltransferase (SGT3) are disclosed. Recombinant DNA molecules containing the sequences, and use thereof, in particular, use of the sequences and antisense constructs to inhibit the production of SGT3 and thereby ...


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Teruko Osumi, William R Belknap, David R Rockhold, Mary M Maccree, Kent F McCue, Kenneth L Deahl: late blight resistance gene and use thereof. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of Agriculture, Margaret A Connor, Curtis P Ribando, John D Fado, December 12, 2006: US07148397 (1 worldwide citation)

A Solanum bulbocastanum gene has been cloned from a late blight-resistance locus and its sequence provided, together with the sequence of the encoded protein. DNA encoding the resistance protein has been introduced into potato plants and confers resistance to Phytophthora infestans, the causal agent ...