Resources Contact Us Home
Method and apparatus for managing location information in a network separate from the data to which the location information pertains

Image Number 17 for United States Patent #7233978.

A system and method for storing and retrieving location information across a network is disclosed. The system and method utilize a transfer protocol configured to transport an identifier/location relationship to allow one or more locations to be associated with an identifier in the location store of a location server, where the identifier represents a unique entity and the location represents a location of data pertaining to the identifier. The location server contains programming logic operative to provide responses to location queries and capable of scaling a plurality of location servers according to system performance and logistical requirements.

  Recently Added Patents
Identification of biomarkers in biological samples and methods of using same
Imaging apparatus for calculating a histogram to adjust color balance
Method and system for selecting a target with respect to a behavior in a population of communicating entities
Accessing device via communication protocol selection
Resin composition, prepreg, resin sheet, metal-clad laminate, printed wiring board, multilayer printed wiring board and semiconductor device
Side portion of a circular saw blade
  Randomly Featured Patents
Surgical fastener
Carriage for a separation element, separation element and device
Pedal device for a motor vehicle, particularly for a brake system
Apparatus and method for creating a data bus access contest
Workflow management system wherein ad-hoc process instances can be generalized
Variable signal delaying circuit, quadrature frequency converter and radio frequency tuner
Membrane filtration system with control valves for optimizing flow rates
Faucet valve with noise reduction structure
Ceiling fan