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Incident command system
A portable electronic command board includes a computer for inputting incident data, a database for storing incident data locally within the computer and a...
Method and system for providing a user directory
Techniques for providing a graphic environment to facilitate communication with one or more users in a directory. The directory includes a plurality of...
Handling an audio conference related to a text-based message
A client for a text-based messaging application for a dual-mode mobile communication device may initiate an audio conference based on a text-based message....
Collaborative agent for a work environment
A system and method for connecting information resources in a collaborative work environment. A system includes at least one information source providing...
Method of remotely controlling a user interface
A method of remotely controlling a user interface which includes peer-peer client/server software modules that allow the user interface on a host computer to be...
Processing selected browser requests
Processing a browser request that specifies a destination network resource generally includes intercepting a browser request that specifies a selected...
Video-switched delivery of media content using an established
A strategy is described for delivering media content to clients using a combination of switched media technology and established broadcast delivery technology...
Assigning tasks in a distributed system
A method and apparatus are provided for assigning tasks in a distributed system. The method comprises indicating to one or more remote systems in the...
Systems and methods for domain name registration by proxy
A system and method of proxy domain name registration permits a would-be domain name registrant anonymity. A registrar affords customers the opportunity to use...
Document distribution recommender system and method
A document management system monitors proposed recipients for documents and provides recommendations on alterations to the distribution set, such as by adding...
System and method for providing dynamic roll-back reservations in time
A systems, method and computer-readable media are disclosed for providing a dynamic roll-back reservation mask in a compute environment. The method of managing...
Method and apparatus for performing complex calculations in a
A method and apparatus for performing complex mathematical calculations. The apparatus includes a multicore processor 10 where the cores 15 are connected 20...
Methods and apparatus for providing an efficient FFT memory addressing and
FFT butterfly data sets may be stored in memory in a predetermined order. Such an order may allow a butterfly data set to be read from a single memory address...
Pulse domain hadamard gates
A hadamard gate includes two strongly cross-coupled limit cycle oscillators. Each limit cycle oscillator includes an amplifier, a summing node, an integrator, a...
System, method, and multi-level object data structure thereof for browsing
System, method, and multi-level object data structure thereof for browsing a multi-media data, the method for browsing a multimedia data using a multilevel...
Network-based file access system
A network-based file access system obtains an identifier for a resource stored on a remote storage system to an application. The application can use the...
Storage medium storing audio-visual data including metadata, reproducing
apparatus, and method of searching for...
A reproducing apparatus for reproducing audio-visual data stored in a storage medium includes a storage unit which stores metadata used to search for desired...
Recording medium, and method and apparatus for reproducing data from the
A method and apparatus for reproducing data from a recording medium are disclosed. The method and apparatus calls for downloading data associated with data read...
Method and system for optimal file system performance
An automated system for determining an optimal file system on which to store data files is provided. The system includes a data storage device having multiple...
Scheduling and performing garbage collection in a real-time system with
guaranteed space bounds
A method for performing garbage collection for a real-time application uses a memory for determining an amount of memory required to run the garbage collection...
Block reallocation planning during read-ahead processing
A data storage system pre-fetches data blocks from a mass storage device, then determines whether reallocation of the pre-fetched blocks would improve access to...
Creation of pre-filters for more efficient X-path processing
A system and method is provided for XML query processing includes an execution compiler for transforming an XML query into an executable XML query plan. A query...
Schema grammar and compilation
The subject innovation provides a system and/or a method that facilitates developing schemas for a file storage system. A type definition component can provide...
Method and system for comparing and re-comparing data item definitions
A method, system, and computer program product provides the capability to compare data object definitions in a database in a less costly and less time-consuming...
Enterprise proposal management system
A system and method for managing an enterprise is provided. The system and method may be based on a layered architecture including a data center that may store...
Extraction of attributes and values from natural language documents
One or more classification algorithms are applied to at least one natural language document in order to extract both attributes and values of a given product....
Automatic document exchange and execution management
The exchange of documents for signature can be performed efficiently using an automatic routing system that associates a document with appropriate identifying...
Device and process for remote management of a network of audiovisual
information reproduction systems
Management device for a network of audiovisual information reproduction systems or jukeboxes, including a database with a plurality of sets of arrays, each...
Program for mapping of data schema
A data item name constituting a source data schema is extracted (1051), a data item name constituting a target data schema is extracted (1052), element concepts...
Media management system
Media management systems and methods are provided for authoring, managing, navigating, and collaborating electronic media. The media management systems and...
Apparatus and method for comparing computer documents using tree
Embodiments of the present invention include a computer-implemented method of comparing computer documents such as programs and XML. A hierarchical level may be...
System and method for creating and managing universally unique identifiers
A method is provided for creating a Universally Unique Identifier (UUID) for a web service. The UUID is stored in service metadata associated with the web...
NUMA system resource descriptors including performance characteristics
A method and article for efficiently accessing resources in a multiprocessor computer system. Multiple resources are grouped into nodes and system resource...
Systems, methods and computer program products for the creation of
annotations for media content to enable the...
The exemplary embodiments of the present invention provide a method for generating an annotation for media content, that includes retrieving a media content...
Systems, methods and computer program products for generating metadata and
visualizing media content
The exemplary embodiments of the present invention provide a method for generating metadata for media content that includes a digital media file and includes...
File retrieval device and file retrieval method
A file retrieval device, operable to retrieve a valid file name for reading a plurality of file main bodies from a recording medium in which the plurality of...
Mechanisms to persist hierarchical object relations
Mechanisms to persist object relations are provided. A project is defined as a series of interrelated objects having dependencies and relationships with one...
Text-based searches of numeric data
The present invention can allow a user to locate items in a database based on numeric characteristics of the items using words to describe those...
Unified system for accessing metadata in disparate formats
A method and system for accessing media metadata from metadata stored in different native formats is disclosed. A repository contains a plurality of containers...
Storing element-based descriptions of documents in a database
A method, computer program, and database system are disclosed for storing element-based descriptions of documents in a database. The database system includes...
Methods and systems for multi-pattern searching
Embodiments of the present invention relate to systems and methods for optimizing and reducing the memory requirements of state machine algorithms in pattern...
Method for web-based exploration of network infrastructure
In accordance with the teachings of the present invention, a method of data drilling is presented. A network database is deployed in a network, such as the...
System and method for adaptive media playback based on destination
Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and computer readable-media for adaptive media playback based on destination. The method for adaptive media playback...
Method, computer program product, and system for coordinating access to
locally and remotely exported file systems
Application access to locally and remotely exported file systems is coordinated to allow caching data for exported file systems accessed by remote clients. In...
Searching for user interface objects
A computer-implemented method includes searching resources related to an application in response to receiving a query, identifying an operation in the...
Query rewriting with entity detection
A system determines whether a received search query includes an entity name, determines whether to rewrite the received search query based on information...
Suggesting long-tail tags
Technologies are described herein for suggesting long-tail tags. A first group of tags and a second group of tags are identified from a plurality of tags. The...
Dynamic language translation of web site content
A method, system and computer program product for providing translated web content is disclosed. The method includes receiving a request from a user on a web...
Parameter type prediction in object relational mapping
Techniques for object relational mapping in database technologies are described herein. According to one embodiment, in response to a query statement for...
On-the-fly pattern recognition with configurable bounds
Some embodiments of on-the-fly pattern recognition with configurable bounds have been presented. In one embodiment, a pattern matching engine is configured...