Patents by Inventor Robert C. Abrams

Robert C. Abrams has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 9736231
    Abstract: Examples of techniques for routing a representational state transfer (REST) request among a plurality of virtual processing systems are disclosed. In one example implementation according to aspects of the present disclosure, a computer-implemented method may include: receiving, at a load balancer, the REST request; assigning, by the load balancer, the REST request to one of a plurality of web servers, each of the plurality of web servers executing on a virtual processing system; routing, by the one of the plurality of web servers, the REST request to one of the plurality of virtual processing systems; and storing, by the one of the plurality of web servers, state information regarding the REST request to a data store.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 23, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 15, 2017
    Assignee: INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION
    Inventors: Robert M. Abrams, Victor G. Alonzo, Yuk L. Chan, Gisela C. Cheng, Kin Ng, Vaughn C. Page
  • Patent number: 9720750
    Abstract: Examples of techniques for invoking a restricted access service through a representational state transfer (RESTful) interface are disclosed. In one example implementation according to aspects of the present disclosure, a method may include: receiving, at a web server, a RESTful application program interface (API) request to access a RESTful API from a user on a mobile device; determining whether the user is authorized to access the RESTful API using an authorization service; responsive to determining that the user is authorized to access the RESTful API, routing the RESTful API request from the web server to the restricted access service to process the request; receiving, by the web server, return data from the restricted access service after processing the request; and invoking a data transformer associated with the RESTful API to transform the return data into transformed data.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 23, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 1, 2017
    Assignee: INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION
    Inventors: Robert M. Abrams, Victor G. Alonzo, Gisela C. Cheng, Kin Ng, Vaughn C. Page
  • Patent number: D318635
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 3, 1987
    Date of Patent: July 30, 1991
    Assignee: Highland Supply Corporation
    Inventors: Donald E. Weder, Erwin H. Weder, deceased, Wanda M. Weder, Franklin J. Craig, Wilma M. Donnelly, Phyllis J. Bolk, John W. Bergstrand, Robert C. Abrams
  • Patent number: D319034
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 13, 1987
    Date of Patent: August 13, 1991
    Assignee: Highland Supply Corporation
    Inventors: Donald E. Weder, Erwin H. Weder, Wanda M. Weder, Franklin J. Craig, Wilma M. Donnelly, Phyllis J. Bolk, John W. Bergstrand, Robert C. Abrams
  • Patent number: D319417
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 13, 1987
    Date of Patent: August 27, 1991
    Inventors: Donald E. Weder, Erwin H. Weder, Wanda M. Weder, Franklin J. Craig, Wilma M. Donnelly, Phyllis J. Bolk, John W. Bergstrand, Robert C. Abrams
  • Patent number: D321332
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 13, 1987
    Date of Patent: November 5, 1991
    Assignee: Highland Supply Corporation
    Inventors: Donald E. Weder, Erwin Weder, deceased, Wanda M. Weder, Franklin J. Craig, Wilma M. Donnelly, Phyllis J. Bolk, John W. Bergstrand, Robert C. Abrams
  • Patent number: D326069
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 16, 1991
    Date of Patent: May 12, 1992
    Assignee: Highland Supply Corporation
    Inventors: Donald E. Weder, Erwin H. Weder, Wanda M. Weder, Franklin J. Craig, Wilma M. Donnelly, Phyllis J. Bolk, John W. Bergstrand, Robert C. Abrams
  • Patent number: D329407
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 25, 1988
    Date of Patent: September 15, 1992
    Assignee: Highland Supply Corporation
    Inventors: Donald E. Weder, Erwin H. Weder, deceased, by Wanda M. Weder, legal co-representative, Franklin J. Craig, Wilma M. Donnelly, Phyllis J. Bolk, John W. Bergstrand, Robert C. Abrams
  • Patent number: D329408
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 31, 1991
    Date of Patent: September 15, 1992
    Assignee: Highland Supply Corporation
    Inventors: Donald E. Weder, Erwin H. Weder, deceased, by Wanda M. Weder, Franklin J. Craig, Wilma M. Donnelly, Phyllis J. Bolk, John W. Bergstrand, Robert C. Abrams
  • Patent number: D332421
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 22, 1992
    Date of Patent: January 12, 1993
    Assignee: Highland Supply Corporation
    Inventors: Donald E. Weder, Erwin H. Weder, Wanda M. Weder, Franklin J. Craig, Wilma M. Donnelly, Phyllis J. Bolk, John W. Bergstrand, Robert C. Abrams
  • Patent number: D332422
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 22, 1992
    Date of Patent: January 12, 1993
    Assignee: Highland Supply Corporation
    Inventors: Donald E. Weder, Erwin H. Weder, Wanda M. Weder, Franklin J. Craig, Wilma M. Donnelly, Phyllis J. Bolk, John W. Bergstrand, Robert C. Abrams
  • Patent number: D332423
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 22, 1992
    Date of Patent: January 12, 1993
    Assignee: Highland Supply Corporation
    Inventors: Donald E. Weder, Erwin H. Weder, Wanda M. Weder, Franklin J. Craig, Wilma M. Donnelly, Phyllis J. Bolk, John W. Bergstrand, Robert C. Abrams
  • Patent number: D332427
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 22, 1992
    Date of Patent: January 12, 1993
    Assignee: Highland Supply Corporation
    Inventors: Donald E. Weder, Erwin H. Weder, Wanda M. Weder, Franklin J. Craig, Wilma M. Donnelly, Phyllis J. Bolk, John W. Bergstrand, Robert C. Abrams
  • Patent number: D332428
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 22, 1992
    Date of Patent: January 12, 1993
    Assignee: Highland Supply Corporation
    Inventors: Donald E. Weder, Erwin H. Weder, Wanda M. Weder, Franklin J. Craig, Wilma M. Donnelly, Phyllis J. Bolk, John W. Bergstrand, Robert C. Abrams
  • Patent number: D332429
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 22, 1992
    Date of Patent: January 12, 1993
    Assignee: Highland Supply Corporation
    Inventors: Donald E. Weder, Erwin H. Weder, Wanda M. Weder, Franklin J. Craig, Wilma M. Donnelly, Phyllis J. Bolk, John W. Bergstrand, Robert C. Abrams
  • Patent number: D341549
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 22, 1992
    Date of Patent: November 23, 1993
    Assignee: Highland Supply Corporation
    Inventors: Donald E. Weder, Erwin H. Weder, Wanda M. Weder, Franklin J. Craig, Wilma M. Donnelly, Phyllis J. Bolk, John W. Bergstrand, Robert C. Abrams
  • Patent number: D341794
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 23, 1992
    Date of Patent: November 30, 1993
    Assignee: Highland Supply Corporation
    Inventors: Donald E. Weder, Erwin H. Weder, Wanda M. Weder, Franklin J. Craig, Wilma M. Donnelly, Phyllis J. Bolk, John W. Bergstrand, Robert C. Abrams
  • Patent number: D341795
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 23, 1992
    Date of Patent: November 30, 1993
    Assignee: Highland Supply Corporation
    Inventors: Donald E. Weder, Erwin H. Weder, Wanda M. Weder, Franklin J. Craig, Wilma M. Donnelly, Phyllis J. Bolk, John W. Bergstrand, Robert C. Abrams
  • Patent number: D355392
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 11, 1992
    Date of Patent: February 14, 1995
    Assignee: Highland Supply Corporation
    Inventors: Donald E. Weder, Erwin H. Weder, Wanda M. Weder, Franklin J. Craig, Wilma M. Donnellly, Phyllis J. Bolk, John W. Bergstrand, Robert C. Abrams
  • Patent number: D358113
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 22, 1989
    Date of Patent: May 9, 1995
    Assignee: Highland Supply Corporation
    Inventors: Donald E. Weder, Erwin H. Weder, Robert C. Abrams