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Home > Press > Cutting-Edge Software/Messaging/Computer Systems & Data Storage Patents To Be Sold at Live IP Auction on October 25th

Technology Recognized with "Nano 50 Award" Identifying Year's Top 50 Nanotech Inventions

Cutting-Edge Software/Messaging/Computer Systems & Data Storage Patents To Be Sold at Live IP Auction on October 25th

Chicago, IL | Posted on October 17th, 2007

One Lot in the Software/Messaging/Computer Systems category offers a patent addressing a self-destructing document or email messaging system that automatically destroys documents after a predetermined period of time. This patent would be a valuable acquisition opportunity for businesses that have implemented document retention policies or companies that distribute programs for time-limited sampling.

Another Lot in the Data Storage category, which includes a substantial portfolio of U.S. patents, generally relates to data storage devices, disk drives, and other aspects of storing digital information by magnetic and optical data storage technologies. This technology has been recognized with a Nano 50 Award from Nanotech Briefs identifying the years top 50 nanotech inventions.

Lots available in the Software/Messaging/Computer Systems and Data Storage categories present unique acquisition opportunities for Consumer Electronics Manufacturers, Optical Storage System Designers, Computer Manufacturers, Systems Providers and ISPs and Software Developers.

Summary Software/Messaging/Computer Systems and Data Storage Lots Offerings


  US Patent 7,207,004   Correcting misspellings in a document against frequently used words in the document body


  US Patent 6,658,004   Methods for identifying and discarding duplicate data messages sent to a receiving client


  US Patent 6,003,102   Increasing bus system productivity with a bus interface unit and a plurality of CPU module units


  US Patent 6,006,312   Maintaining a separate cacheable-in-virtual-cache bit for each memory page to optimize cache performance


  US Patent 7,191,219   Systems for automatically deleting documents or email messages after a predetermined time


  US Patent 6,615,244   Internet-based archive system for backup of a users data files


  US Patents 5,950,210 and 6,112,199   Database management systems


  US Patent 6,717,758   Methods for formatting low capacity data storage devices


  US Patent 6,549,506   Optical head photo detector mounted on a tab extending from the head gimbal assembly



US Patents 5,638,241; 5,657,181; 5,926,346; 5,930,074; 5,944,832; 5,963,399; 5,969,914; 6,226,150; 6,320,712; 6,327,105; 6,710,979; 6,762,912; 6,879,556; and 7,020,052


  Optical and magnetic storage of digital information, related devices, and other related technologies

For more information on the Software/Messaging/Computer Systems and Data Storage Lots or the event, and to register to attend or bid, please call 312.377.4851 or visit


About Ocean Tomo Auctions, LLC
Ocean Tomo Auctions, the auctions arm of Ocean Tomo, LLC ( ), the country’s leading Intellectual Capital Merchant Banc® firm, has received global recognition as the leader in the live auctioning of intellectual property assets for some of the world’s largest and most established companies. Hundreds of key decision makers in the intellectual property and financial communities attend and participate in the auctions and related workshops, including C-level executives, Fortune 500® IP professionals, investors, small to mid-size companies, inventors and media professionals. Ocean Tomo Auctions has been featured on CNBC, Bloomberg TV, The Wall Street Journal, Barron’s, Red Herring, BusinessWeek, Reuters and more. The live auctions are held in the spring and fall in the U.S. and in the summer in Europe.

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