Durham, N.H. — Aprisma Management Technologies, a leader in service level intelligence software, announced that it has received U.S. Patent number 6,141,720, entitled “Method and Apparatus for Shared Objects in a Distributed System.” More than 40 U.S. patents pertaining to its SPECTRUM Suite have already been issued to Aprisma.
In a distributed system, a special protocol allows independent processes to share the information and processes provided by an object. This patent covers a method of coordination and control among a variety of processes in a distributed system.
“With more than 40 U.S. patents, intellectual property is one of Aprisma’s greatest assets and we are tremendously proud of the company’s rich history of technological innovation,” said Mike Skubisz, president of Aprisma Management Technologies. “Each new patent is an example of our effort to better understand infrastructure management and continue to provide the most in-depth service level intelligence to our customers.”
Aprisma Management Technologies is a leader in service level intelligence that meet the requirements of network, enterprise and service provider customers. Aprisma’s SPECTRUM suite of management software offers automated, proactive service availability solutions that are integral components of today’s mission-critical business and service provider infrastructures. Aprisma’s many SPECTRUM customers include Sprint, Genuity, Alcatel KE, General Motors, NASA, WorldCom, Compaq and Earthlink. Additional information on SPECTRUM and related solutions are available at http:www.aprisma.com .