8-K 1 s101752_8k.htm 8-K







Current Report

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Date of report (Date of earliest event reported):  August 18, 2015


Vertical Computer Systems, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)


(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)


000-28685   65-0393635
(Commission File Number)   (I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)


101 West Renner Road, Suite 300

Richardson, Texas

(Address of Principal Executive Offices)   (Zip Code)


(972) 437-5200
(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)


(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)


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ITEM 8.01           OTHER EVENTS.


The United States Patent and Trademark Office issued the Company a patent (US Patent #9,112,832) titled “System and Method for Running a Web Server on a Mobile Internet Device” on August 18, 2015.


This patent has 25 claims and covers the TinyWebServer, which is also a component of our Mobile Framework (the “MLE Framework”). It provides a system and method for a web server that remains active even when the mobile internet device (MID) is being use for telephony.   It also enables two MIDs to communicate directly to each other via the HTTP protocol (the main protocol used on the internet) on a peer-to-peer basis.







Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.





  Vertical Computer Systems, Inc.
Date: August 24, 2015 By: /s/ Richard Wade  
              Richard Wade