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US-8,019,762 Binary data classification method, binary data classification device, computer program, and storage medium
An information processing apparatus 100 for realizing a binary data classification method of the present invention includes a CPU for computing a column vector...
US-8,019,761 Recording medium storing a design support program, design support method, and design support apparatus
A design support apparatus extracts feature data corresponding to design data to be searched upon receiving the design data to be searched. The apparatus checks...
US-8,019,760 Clustering system and method
An increase in information available to a user of computing technologies has a tendency to increase the number of topics that are similarly related. Given the...
US-8,019,759 Conversion of data from a first file type to a second file type for use by a telecommunications equipment...
Data files produced by one inventory scan are converted for use by a different inventory process so that multiple inventory scans to address multiple inventory...
US-8,019,758 Generation of a blended classification model
Methods for updating an information retrieval system are disclosed. In one embodiment, search terms affiliated with mappings or associations that represent a...
US-8,019,757 Distributed globally accessible information network implemented to maintain universal accessibility
A distributed information network is constructed for gathering information from sites distributed across a globally accessible computer network, i.e., the...
US-8,019,756 Computer apparatus, computer program and method, for calculating importance of electronic document on computer...
A computer program, method and computer apparatus for calculating the total importance of an electronic document on the basis of (i) a plurality of electronic...
US-8,019,755 Internet-user accessible system database computer method and system for analyzing government legsilationand...
The present invention relates to a computer method and system for analyzing, critiquing and providing feedback on or for government legislation and legislative...
US-8,019,754 Method of searching text to find relevant content
A method of locating relevant documents wherein documents are given a fingerprint comprising weights associated with particular topic categories of a...
US-8,019,753 Method and system for generating a dynamic help document
A method for generating a dynamic help document involves obtaining question-answer pairs associated with a client-server application, determining rankings of...
US-8,019,752 System and method for information retrieval from object collections with complex interrelationships
A data-driven information navigation system and method enable search and analysis of a set of objects or other materials by certain common attributes that...
US-8,019,751 Query costing in a multidimensional database
The cost of running a query (having a query range) on a multidimensional database may be estimated using a process factors criteria beyond merely the number of...
US-8,019,750 System and method for automatically generating database queries
A method of tuning a database query includes selecting a database query, parsing the selected database query to determine relationships between portions of the...
US-8,019,749 System, method, and user interface for organizing and searching information
A computer-implemented system, method, and user interface for searching and organizing information, particularly large information sets such as those found on...
US-8,019,748 Web search refinement
Similar queries are identified so that suggested search queries may be provided to a user. A first search query having at least one term associated with a...
US-8,019,747 Facilitating flexible windows in data stream management systems
Facilitating flexible windows in querying continuous data streams. In one embodiment, a software code is associated with a window, wherein execution of the...
US-8,019,746 Optimized search result columns on search results pages
Computer-implemented system and methods are disclosed for optimizing the relative positions of sponsored and organic search results on a search results page...
US-8,019,745 Data retrieval from a plurality of distinct storage devices using an index value
A first processor receives a request for records from a requester. The records include an index field and the records are stored in a plurality of storage...
US-8,019,744 Search ranking estimation
A searcher can be configured to improve relevance ranking of search results through iterative weighting of search ranking results. A Search Auto Categorizer...
US-8,019,743 Method of presenting search results to a user of a social network site
Method of presenting search results to a user of a social network site on the Internet, in which each user of the social network site has a user profile with...
US-8,019,742 Identifying related queries
A method includes receiving search queries. Images are generated that represent the volume of each search query relative to all search queries over a period of...
US-8,019,741 Apparatus and methods for locating data
The present invention provides for quick and efficient searches. In one embodiment, a search system, comprises an email search interface having at least a first...
US-8,019,740 Communications in an item tracking system
System and methods for communicating tracking information about tagged items. A tagged item is a tangible item that carries a self-identifying tag. The tracking...
US-8,019,739 Method and system for an online-like account processing and management
The present invention is embodied in an online-like transaction processing method and system for processing account information contained in batch process...
US-8,019,738 Use of fixed field array for document rank data
An archive in a computer based search server can include a fixed-width field array storing numeric rank data associated with documents. The search server can...
US-8,019,737 Synchronization of metadata
A system to synchronize metadata for a plurality of applications. The system includes content administration rules programmed to define policies for updating...
US-8,019,736 Systems and methods for combining a plurality of terrain databases into one terrain database
A present novel and non-trivial system and methods for exacting terrain elevation data contained in a plurality of terrain elevation databases or data sets,...
US-8,019,735 Systems and methods for query caching
A query caching system and method for enabling the caching of software object instances at the granularity of query level. A query component in a container can...
US-8,019,734 Statistical determination of operator error
Various embodiments of the invention provide systems and methods for estimating a frequency of errors for data processing operators, but without human...
US-8,019,733 Capture and transmit dense diagnostic data of a file system
A processor selects file system metadata. A processor identifies each unit of data in a file system. The processor determines if the unit of data contains file...
US-8,019,732 Managing access of multiple executing programs to non-local block data storage
Techniques are described for managing access of executing programs to non-local block data storage. In some situations, a block data storage service uses...
US-8,019,731 Method and system for updating an archive of a computer file
A method and system for updating an archive of a computer file to reflect changes made to the file includes selecting one of a plurality of comparison methods...
US-8,019,730 Method and system for updating an archive of a computer file
A method and system for updating an archive of a computer file to reflect changes made to the file includes selecting one of a plurality of comparison methods...
US-8,019,729 System and method for updating file
Provided is a system and method for updating a plurality of the same files consistently. The file update system comprises a first and a second data servers...
US-8,019,728 Dynamically quantifying and improving the reliability of distributed data storage systems
Data is stored in a distributed data storage system comprising a plurality of disks. When a disk fails, system reliability is restored by executing a set of...
US-8,019,727 Pull model for file replication at multiple data centers
Various embodiments of a system and method for replicating a file over multiple data centers are described. The method may comprise creating a plurality of file...
US-8,019,726 Method, apparatus, program and system for migrating NAS system
In a state where the migration source NAS apparatus is continuously operated, a migration processing program confirms the update date and time of files stored...
US-8,019,725 Software update management
A software update method permits a local software update server to act as a update source for client computer systems in its local network. The local update...
US-8,019,724 Software framework for evolving specifications in process control system
A software application architecture based on object oriented concepts. According to an aspect, upgrading the application to support newer versions of a standard...
US-8,019,723 Deferred copy target pull of volume data
A composite storage server employs a plurality of distributed storage sites including a mount site, a source copy site and one ore more copy target sites for...
US-8,019,722 Method and apparatus for synchronizing of databases
A method for synchronizing a first database including first data records with a second database including second data records. The method includes starting a...
US-8,019,721 Method and system for enhanced data transfer
A system and method for enhanced data transfer are disclosed, the method being applicable to a system comprising a computing device configured to transfer data...
US-8,019,720 Asynchronous method and system for performing an operation on metadata
In accordance with embodiments, there are provided mechanisms and methods for asynchronously performing an operation on metadata in the context of an on-demand...
US-8,019,719 Systems and methods for partitioning data on multiple servers
Systems and methods for partitioning information across multiple storage devices in a web server environment. The system comprises a web server database which...
US-8,019,718 Method and system for collaborative learning
A method for collaborative teaching and learning, while facilitating simultaneous and dynamic changes by multiple users, includes: receiving a command to add or...
US-8,019,717 Definition of context for specifying uniqueness of identifiers and context-based identifier mapping
Systems, methods, and apparatus, including computer program products, providing unique identifiers for data-bearing digital objects. Scheme-based definition of...
US-8,019,716 Reflective processing of TMK hierarchies
A method for the automatic examination of knowledge system hierarchies is disclosed. A target TMK hierarchy is represented as a plurality of records in a...
US-8,019,715 Data partitioning and critical section reduction for bayesian network structure learning
In a parallel system, multiple threads operate in parallel to perform network structure learning. A global score cache is partitioned into multiple split score...
US-8,019,714 Thinking system and method
A thinking system and method is provided by the present invention. In the present invention, the "thinking" system is capable of accepting information from...
US-8,019,713 Commonsense reasoning about task instructions
A system and method enable an autonomous machine such as an indoor humanoid robot to systematically process user commands and respond to situations. The method...
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