International Business Machines Assigned Patent for Method and System for Creating Executable Document and Repository Links Within Virtual Workplace...
(Targeted News Service Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) International Business Machines Assigned Patent for Method and System for Creating Executable Document and Repository Links Within Virtual Workplace Environments
By Targeted News Service
ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 22 -- International Business Machines, Armonk, N.Y., has been assigned a patent (8,515,992) developed by Edward E. Kelley, Wappingers Falls, N.Y., and Tijs Y. Wilbrink, Populierendreef, The Netherlands, for a "method and system for creating executable document and repository links within virtual workplace environments."
The abstract of the patent published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office states: "A method for creating executable document and repository links within a virtual workplace environment includes capturing steps corresponding to a user navigation through a central database accessible by defined members of a collaborative groupware application, and creating and inserting one or more executable scripts as an attachment to an electronic communication initiated by the user, the executable scripts corresponding to the captured steps taken in accessing a specific database file, wherein any of the defined members of the collaborative groupware application receiving the electronic communication has the capability of directly navigating to the location of the specific database file by activating the attachment."
The patent application was filed on Jan. 9, 2007 (11/621,238). The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=8515992.PN.&OS=PN/8515992&RS=PN/8515992
Written by Sudarshan Harpal; edited by Jaya Anand.
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