Patents by Inventor Degelhan Truesaw

Degelhan Truesaw 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: 6721749
    Abstract: Described herein is a data collection and warehousing system that collects log files from a plurality of servers, and that transforms the entries of the log files prior to using them to populate a database. Nightly, the system provides a pre-processing program to each of the servers. The servers executing the pre-processing component to filter the logged data before sending it on to the data collection and warehousing system. The data collection and warehousing system pre-parses each received log file to create dimension and fact tables. During this process, strings are replaced by keys. These keys are calculated on-the-fly by taking a hash of each string. The resulting tables are then further parsed to create further dimension and fact tables that correspond to each of the dimension and fact tables of a relational database schema. After further processing, these tables are loaded into a data warehousing system.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 6, 2000
    Date of Patent: April 13, 2004
    Assignee: Microsoft Corporation
    Inventors: Tarek Najm, Ramesh Manne, Savithri N. Dani, Karl D. Johnson, Degelhan Truesaw, Daniel P. Boerner