US 9,811,603 B2
Transport and administration model for offline browsing
Richard Redpath, Cary, NC (US)
Assigned to International Business Machines Corporation, Armonk, NY (US)
Filed by Richard Redpath, Cary, NC (US)
Filed on Sep. 3, 2003, as Appl. No. 10/654,214.
Prior Publication US 2005/0050172 A1, Mar. 3, 2005
Int. Cl. G06F 17/30 (2006.01)
CPC G06F 17/30899 (2013.01) 7 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
1. A mobile device for displaying information comprising page elements defining web site content stored on a server in a network, the mobile device comprising:
a memory containing:
a web browser for displaying a web site;
a local web server connected to the web browser through a loopback connection, the local web server including decompression manager for receiving a compressed file containing compressed page elements, for decompressing the compressed file into page elements, and storing the page elements to the memory, the local web server reading the stored page elements and serving the page elements to the web browser; and
a device management system client for updating the locally stored page elements, the device management system client periodically issuing to the server, when the mobile device is connected to the network, a request for an update to the compressed file, wherein the request contains a listing of stored page element names and their associated last modified date locally stored.