US Patent "7,890,616" published
2011 February 20
On February 15, 2011, the US Patent Office published patent 7,890,616, which documents a system and method for validation of middleware failover behavior.
An information processing system containing middleware and backend server software components is augmented with the ability to validate the behavior of the middleware system when one or more backend servers are unavailable, based on dynamic reconfiguration of the network layer protocol software component in the operating system underlying the middleware software component.
This is the third US patent assignment for Informed Control Inc. (last year Informed Control Inc. received patent 7,747,645 for calendar-based anomalous access detection, and two years ago received patent 7,558,791 for ontology-based translation between directory schemas.)