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Title: Method and apparatus for collaborative use of application program

Abstract

Method and apparatus permitting the collaborative use of a computer application program simultaneously by multiple users at different stations. The method is useful with communication protocols having client/server control structures. The method of the invention requires only a sole executing copy of the application program and a sole executing copy of software comprising the invention. Users may collaboratively use a set of application programs by invoking for each desired application program one copy of software comprising the invention.

Inventors:
 [1]
  1. (Sandia Park, NM)
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Sandia National Laboratories (SNL), Albuquerque, NM, and Livermore, CA
OSTI Identifier:
869186
Patent Number(s):
5293619
Assignee:
Sandia Corporation (Albuquerque, NM) SNL
DOE Contract Number:  
AC04-76
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
method; apparatus; collaborative; application; permitting; computer; simultaneously; multiple; users; stations; useful; communication; protocols; client; server; control; structures; requires; sole; executing; copy; software; comprising; collaboratively; set; programs; invoking; desired; communication protocol; multiple users; application programs; /707/709/

Citation Formats

Dean, Craig D. Method and apparatus for collaborative use of application program. United States: N. p., 1994. Web.
Dean, Craig D. Method and apparatus for collaborative use of application program. United States.
Dean, Craig D. Sat . "Method and apparatus for collaborative use of application program". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/869186.
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year = {1994},
month = {1}
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