Patents by Inventor Irvin Richard Strauss, Jr.

Irvin Richard Strauss, Jr. 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: 5727196
    Abstract: A database management system of the present invention includes a computer having a memory and a processor, a database for storing information in the memory as field values in a record, an indexing component for referencing a plurality of records by a value of the field(s), an input device for selecting desired records by entering a range of values corresponding to the field(s) (indexed on), and a component for accessing the desired records as an order set, where only records having a value within said range are included within the set. System and methods are also described for optimizing the access of information from the database management system.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 21, 1992
    Date of Patent: March 10, 1998
    Assignee: Borland International, Inc.
    Inventors: Irvin Richard Strauss, Jr., Lam H. Thai