Global Patent Index - EP 1034490 A1

EP 1034490 A1 2000-09-13 - DATA STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL USING UNIQUE IDENTIFIERS

Title (en)

DATA STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL USING UNIQUE IDENTIFIERS

Title (de)

DATENSPEICHER UND WIEDERAUFFINDUNG UND VERWENDUNG VON EINDEUTIGER INDENTIFIKATION

Title (fr)

EXTRACTION ET STOCKAGE DE DONNEES A L'AIDE D'IDENTIFICATEURS UNIQUES

Publication

EP 1034490 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98955217 A

Priority

  • US 9823125 W
  • ZA 9709873 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9923583A1] An arrangement of data in a database is provided. The arrangement includes a selected number of file locations (34), each file location (34) including a document which includes a unique primary identification number (34-1). The arrangement further includes a plurality of groups (36) of the file locations, each group (36) including a specific number of locations NFG for files in the group and including a unique secondary identification number (40) which is defined by the absolute value of the first unique primary identification number of a file location in said group of file locations divided by NFG files. The number of a file locations is a preselected number of file locations which corresponds to a number of documents which are capable of being stored in at least a particular section of the database.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G06F 17/30

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G06F 17/30 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G06F 17/30091 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9923583 A1 19990514; AP 200001798 A0 20000630; AU 1207499 A 19990524; CA 2307226 A1 19990514; EP 1034490 A1 20000913; EP 1034490 A4 20010207

INPADOC legal status


2001-09-26 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20010309

2001-02-07 [A4] SUPPLEMENTARY SEARCH REPORT

- Effective date: 20001227

2001-02-07 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A4

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

2000-09-13 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000518

2000-09-13 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE