Patent Number: 6,167,441

Title: Customization of web pages based on requester type

Abstract: Customized Internet content is provided to a requesting client device using an intercepting agent based on the capabilities of the requesting client. The agent, typically at the web server to which the client request is directed intercepts a request made by a requesting client device for a file from a web server. The agent detects client device capability information about the requesting client device, such as display or memory capabilities. The client request is redirected to a Uniform Resource Locator (URL) according to the detected client device capability information to retrieve a version of the requested file.

Inventors: Himmel; Maria Azua (Austin, TX)

Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation

International Classification: G06F 17/30 (20060101); H04L 29/06 (20060101); H04L 29/08 (20060101); G06F 015/16 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2017