US Patent Application No: 2001/0037,339

Number of patents in Portfolio can not be more than 2000

Directory searching methods and systems

ALSO PUBLISHED AS: 8065338

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Methods for arranging data in relational databases and for searching directory service databases and systems are provided. In particular, but not exclusively, systems and directories which implement or perform X.500 or LDAP services in a relational database are provided. The present application includes a database arrangement that stores data types in a table as components and searches the components for desired data entries.

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
COMPUTER ASSOCIATES THINK, INC.ISLANDIA, NY407

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Harvey, Richard Hans Ringwood, AU 35 240

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HEWLETT-PACKARD DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, L.P. (3)
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COMPUTER ASSOCIATES THINK, INC. (6)
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7,620,623 Directory services searching system and methods 3 2003
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