Enabling content security in a distributed system

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 7685416
APP PUB NO 20070289026A1
SERIAL NO

11737677

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A method and system are directed towards enabling content security in a distributed environment. The system includes a data store for content associated with an application that may be tagged as exclusively memory resident at a client. The content may also be encrypted and digitally signed. When an authenticated client requests the content, it is provided at a constrained rate that enables a portion of the content to start execution on the client before the application associated with the content is completely downloaded. Additional portions of the content are provided to the client when the additional portions are required for execution by the application.

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VALVE CORPORATIONBELLEVUE, WA50

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Birum, Derrick Jason Duvall, US 12 516
Ellis, Richard Donald Carnation, US 10 453
Jones, Paul David Renton, US 10 446
Newcombe, Christopher Richard Kirkland, US 16 552

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