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PER-THREAD, PER-INSTANCE DATA STORAGE
A method of storing per-thread, per-instance data, includes identifying a unique index value corresponding to a first instance, identifying type parameters...
DATA CLASSIFIER SYSTEM, DATA CLASSIFIER METHOD AND DATA CLASSIFIER PROGRAM
A data classifier system of the present invention selects a plurality of classifications correlated to data groups so as to output classification axes based on...
Methods and Apparatuses For Abstract Representation of Financial Documents
Systems and methods are provided for creating abstracted, normalized, and reuseable and combinable representations of information contained in multiple...
CITATION NETWORK VIEWER AND METHOD
A visualization-based interactive legal research tool that generates from a multi-dimensional citation network a semantics-constrained citation sub-network that...
Information processor, method of processing information, and program
An information processor carrying out statistical natural language processing for a document, the information processor includes a characteristic amount...
MULTI-PASS DATA ORGANIZATION AND AUTOMATIC NAMING
A method and a system to organize a data set into groups of data subsets in multiple passes using different parameters and to automatically name the groups is...
CONCEPTUAL WORLD REPRESENTATION NATURAL LANGUAGE UNDERSTANDING SYSTEM AND
A Natural Language Understanding system is provided for indexing of free text documents. The system according to the invention utilizes typographical and...
CONFIGURATION INFORMATION MANAGEMENT DEVICE, DISTRIBUTED INFORMATION
MANAGEMENT SYSTEM, AND DISTRIBUTED...
A configuration information management device includes a configuration information storage unit for storing a configuration item indicative of information about...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR INDEXING SUFFIX TREE IN SOCIAL NETWORK
A method for indexing a suffix tree in a social network includes: scanning an input string and dividing the string into partitions each having a common prefix;...
EXPERIENCE INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR SOCIAL
An experience information processing apparatus for a social networking service, includes an ontology unit for providing a social ontology including social...
AGGREGATING DATA FROM A WORK QUEUE
One or more techniques and/or systems are disclosed herein for aggregating web-based data stored in a distributed data store so that it can be retrieved in a...
AUTOMATIC LINKING OF POINTS OF INTEREST FOR INDOOR LOCATION BASED
A database of the location based relationships of points of interest within an environment is automatically generated using a digital representation of the...
Related Concept Selection Using Semantic and Contextual Relationships
A system and method for ranking results derived from various analytical processes for a concept selector is disclosed. The method ranks the concepts extracted...
SOCIAL AND CONTEXTUAL SEARCHING FOR ENTERPRISE BUSINESS APPLICATIONS
A process for performing a search of data includes creating a search index of a data base system comprising data associated with an enterprise business...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR RANKING DOCUMENTS
Systems, methods, and computer-readable media are provided for ranking documents. An exemplary method includes receiving a plurality of queries from a user that...
Methods and Apparatus for Employing Usage Statistics in Document Retrieval
Methods and apparatus consistent with the invention provide improved organization of documents responsive to a search query. In one embodiment, a search query...
METHOD OF ANALYZING CLAIMS OF A PATENT DOCUMENT AND PATENT ANALYSIS SYSTEM
A method of analyzing claims of a patent includes retrieving a patent document. The patent document includes at least one claim. The method further includes...
DYNAMIC KEYWORD SUGGESTION AND IMAGE-SEARCH RE-RANKING
A content-based re-ranking (CBR) process may be performed on query results based on a selected keyword that is extracted from previous query results, and...
SCALABLE TOPICAL AGGREGATION OF DATA FEEDS
Data items of various data feeds (such as articles posted to a website or entries in an RSS feed) may be associated with various topics, but a user may be...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR FINDING UNEXPECTED, BUT RELEVANT CONTENT IN AN
INFORMATION RETRIEVAL SYSTEM
An improved method for information retrieval in web query and recommendation systems, where items that are likely unfamiliar to the users of the system, but...
METHOD AND DEVICE FOR STORING AND ACCESSING RETAIL CONTACTS
A method and device for storing and accessing retail contacts. The retail contact data includes retail contact information detailing a plurality of retail...
DETECTING SPIKING QUERIES
Methods, systems, and media are provided for identifying and clustering queries that are rising in popularity. Resultant clustered queries can be compared to...
Collection of Performance Information for Search Queries Executed in a
An execute request is sent to a search component. The execute request specifies a search query. Subsequently, an execute response is received from the search...
DATABASE QUERY RESOURCE MANAGEMENT USING SELECT STATEMENT CONDITION
A resource allocation system for a database environment. In a specific embodiment, the resource allocation system is adapted to implement a method that includes...
MANAGING DATA QUERIES
One method includes receiving a database query, receiving information about a database table in data storage populated with data elements, producing a...
Search Log Online Analytic Processing
A suffix-tree index may be constructed from search engine search logs. This suffix-tree is scalable and suitable for use in a distributed computing environment....
NETWORK-ORIENTED INFORMATION SEARCH SYSTEM AND METHOD
A search system responds to a search query initially by identifying a set of network locators that are deemed relevant to the search query. The system then...
DATA OBFUSCATION SYSTEM, METHOD, AND COMPUTER IMPLEMENTATION OF DATA
OBFUSCATION FOR SECRET DATABASES
A data obfuscation system, method, and computer implementation via software or hardware allows a legitimate user to gain access via a query to data of...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PROVIDING SUPPLEMENTAL VIDEO CONTENT FOR THIRD
A method, apparatus and article of manufacture for providing supplemental video content for third party websites is disclosed. In one embodiment, coded...
INTERNET-BASED OPINION SEARCH SYSTEM AND METHOD, AND INTERNET-BASED
OPINION SEARCH AND ADVERTISING SERVICE...
The present invention relates to an Internet-based opinion search system and an opinion search and advertisement service system and method for same, wherein...
HOSTING MULTIPLE LOGICAL DATABASES CONTAINED IN PHYSICAL DATABASE
Architecture that defines a logical database that shares physical resources with a containing physical database. The architecture isolates the relational engine...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR WEB SERVICE ARCHITECTURES
Web service registry systems and methods, and web service architectures are disclosed. A web service registry system can include a web service registry, a...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING A NATURAL LANGUAGE INTERFACE TO A DATABASE
A system and method for providing a natural language interface to a database or the Internet. The method provides a response from a database to a natural...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PERFORMING A SEARCH
A method and apparatus for generating search results with higher relevancy. More specifically, the present invention provides a listing of narrowing or related...
METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR AN INTERNET BROWSER ADD-ON PROVIDNG SIMULTANEOUS
MULTIPLE INTERACTIVE WEBSITES
The present invention describes a system and method of displaying and queuing search results and comprises a method of Internet browser add-ons or a web-based...
System for Sharing Emotion Data and Method of Sharing Emotion Data Using
The present invention relates to a system for sharing emotion data and a method of sharing emotion data using the same, which are capable of obtaining...
System and Method for a Vector-Space Search Engine
A system and method for a search engine is disclosed. A method for operating a search engine may include calculating a plurality of document vectors, receiving...
ANNOTATING MEDIA CONTENT WITH RELATED INFORMATION
A method 300 for retrieving media content (120). The method can include receiving metadata (118) associated with a first media file, receiving the first media...
DATABASE SYSTEM PROVIDING HIGH PERFORMANCE DATABASE VERSIONING
A database system providing high performance database versioning is described. In one embodiment, for example, in a database system employing a transaction log,...
DEVICE AND METHOD FOR CHECKING THE INTEGRITY OF PHYSICAL OBJECTS
The invention relates to a device for monitoring physical objects that comprises one or more short-range remote readers (13), memory elements (5) to be attached...
System and Method for Data Management
A system, method, and computer program product for data transfer. The method includes receiving a request to transfer a principal object from a source location...
METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR ATTRIBUTE ENCAPSULATED DATA RESOLUTION AND
A computer readable medium having software instructions that, when executed, perform a method for preserving data stored in a file system with a plurality of...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR CREATING A DE-DUPLICATED DATA SET
The present invention is directed to a system and method for creating a non-redundant data set from a plurality of data sources. Generally, the system and...
MICROBLOG SEARCH INTERFACE
Methods, systems, and computer-readable media for searching microblog entries. The microblog entries may be generated through a single microblog website or...
CONTACTLESS IC MEMORY ON REMOVEABLE MEDIA
Method, system, and computer program product embodiments for recording data on a contactless integrated circuit (IC) memory associated with a data storage...
TECHNIQUES FOR DETERMINING AN IMPLEMENTED DATA PROTECTION POLICY
Described are techniques for determining an implemented data protection policy. One or more recovery points corresponding to each of one or more storage objects...
FILE MANAGEMENT METHOD OF SERVER
A file management method of a server is implemented on a Linux operating system of the server. The method includes the steps of determining if there is a file...
METHOD FOR OPERATING AN ARCHIVING SYSTEM FOR DATA SETS, IN PARTICULAR
MEDICAL IMAGE DATA SETS, AND ARCHIVING SYSTEM
A method is disclosed for operating an archiving system for data sets, in particular medical image data sets, by way of a storage device having at least one...
INFORMATION PROCESSOR, INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEM, DATA ARCHIVING
METHOD, AND DATA DELETION METHOD
An information processor may include a command receiving unit that receives an immediate processing command in which a deletion target to be deleted from the...
REMEDYING METHOD FOR PROBLEMS IN VIRTUAL SERVER SYSTEM AND SYSTEM THEREOF
According to the invention, a managing server, using a snapshot-appended information table which stores management information for identifying snapshots of a...