Efficient server side data retrieval for execution of client side applications

  • US 6,615,253 B1
  • Filed: 08/31/1999
  • Issued: 09/02/2003
  • Est. Priority Date: 08/31/1999
  • Status: Expired due to Term
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1. A method for efficiently retrieving data comprising the steps of:

  • (a) determining a total amount and type of data that may be used during an application executed by a client, wherein the total amount and type of data is determined in response to a first client request, and wherein the total amount and type of data that may be used during execution of the application is a superset of the data required to satisfy the first client request;

    (b) requesting the total amount and type of data from a server over a network in a single call;

    (c) bundling the requested data into a data structure by the server in response to the single call;

    (d) sending the bundled data structure to the client over the network;

    (e) caching the data of the data structure on the client; and

    (f) using the cached data of the data structure during execution of the application on the client in response to a second client request.

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