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Hybrid location and keyword index
A method and system for generating a hybrid index for indexing objects based on location and keyword attributes and performing location-based searching is...
System and method for enhanced direction of automated content
identification in a distributed environment
The successful development of digital production content within a development organization requires that the intellectual property rights of the multiple...
Embodiments are provided to enable a user to easily and conveniently assign, share, and/or locate characteristic and other information associated with others....
Identifying media assets from contextual information
Contextual information is received, and a chosen event is identified based at least upon an analysis of the contextual information. A set of media assets is...
Information processing apparatus and computer-readable medium
A computer-readable medium stores a program causing a computer to execute information processing. The information processing includes: reading user information...
Storage resource management across multiple paths
According to an embodiment of the invention, a filer or other storage server is coupled to a network to store files for users of the network. Agents are coupled...
Electronic previous search results log
A method for providing a viewable search results log to allow determination of the effectiveness of search strategies and sharing results of searches with...
Information processing apparatus and information processing method
This invention has as its object to easily verify alterations etc. of files stored in a folder. To achieve this object, an information processing method of this...
Hash-based access to resources in a data processing network
Provided are methods, apparatus and computer programs for enhanced access to resources within a network, including for controlling use of bandwidth-sensitive...
Updating a data warehouse schema based on changes in an observation model
A method, information processing system, and computer readable medium for modifying at least one data warehouse schema based on detected changes in an...
Document classification toolbar
Electronic document classification is disclosed. A toolbar adds the ability to classify documents based on specific properties such as security classification,...
Software release validation
Software release validation is disclosed. A plan of record is provided, having entity information for a software application associated with a plurality of...
Meta data management for media content objects
Meta data associated with multiple pieces of content (e.g., songs, movies, other audio/video clips, etc.) stored on multiple pieces of media (e.g., CDs, DVDs,...
Automatic database diagnostic usage models
One or more usage models are provided for a database. Each usage model includes a set of rules that are used to analyze database performance. A usage model in...
Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and storage medium
In an image forming apparatus, a first document manager stores image data in an image storage device, associates the image data with a first identifier, outputs...
Client-driven functionally equivalent database replay
A method and apparatus for capturing database system workload and replaying that workload in a database system is provided. According to one aspect, in order to...
Backing-up and restoring files including files referenced with multiple
Provided are a method, system, and article of manufacture for backing-up and restoring files including files referenced with multiple file names. Files to...
Data logging system and method thereof for heterogeneous data
The present invention provides a data logging system and a data logging method for heterogeneous data. The record file and the index file according to the...
Method and apparatus for agent-less auditing of server
A method and apparatus for agent-less auditing of a server, wherein the apparatus processes data for auditing a server. One or more portions of audit...
Method and apparatus for archiving and unarchiving objects
The invention is directed towards methods and apparatuses for archiving and unarchiving objects. Some embodiments of the invention archive and unarchive objects...
Systems and methods for performing replication copy storage operations
A system and method are provided for performing storage operations relating to a first secondary copy of electronic data. A storage policy or storage...
Method for spooling experimental data
Methods and system for efficient collection and storage of experimental data allow experimental data from high-throughput, feature-rich data collection systems,...
Creation of a single snapshot using a server job request
Systems and methods for backing up and/or restoring data. When a backup operation is initiated, systems and methods are provided for creating a single snapshot...
A message generator for use in a publish/subscribe system, the publish/subscribe system having a broker for receiving a plurality of messages from one or more...
Data synchronization and device handling
In one example, a synchronization server includes logic operable to engage in a first synchronization session with a client device, wherein client modifications...
System and method for efficiently providing content over a thin client
A system, method and computer readable instructions for controlling streaming audio in real time in a thin client terminal server environment that can be used,...
Block compression using a value-bit format for storing block-cell values
Particular embodiments store multidimensional block data using a value-bit format. A block of data is determined that includes a first dimension and a second...
Apparatus and method for dynamically materializing a multi-dimensional
data stream cube
A computer readable storage medium comprises executable instructions to generate a stream cube to store data received from multiple data sources. A plurality of...
Independent column detection in selectivity estimation
Techniques for independent column detection in selectivity estimations are provided. Values for database statistics are sampled and two independent tests are...
Determining quality of tier assignments
Described herein is a method that includes receiving user history data and generating an indication of quality of a tier assignment used to store searchable...
Accurately inferring physical variable values associated with operation of
a computer system
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that monitors a physical variable associated with an electronic component within a computer system....
Enforcing rule selection on user inboxes
Rule selection is enforced on user email inboxes using an inbox monitor and administrative rules at an email server. The inbox monitor includes a first agent...
Method for reliable classification of samples in clinical diagnostics
using an improved method of classification
A system for classification of a test object using a training set comprising a plurality of objects, each of which is assigned as a member of a class....
Alpha node hashing in a rule engine
Some embodiments of alpha node hashing in an exemplary rule engine have been presented. In one embodiment, constraints are added into a constraint set in...
Techniques are described herein for analyzing textual responses to questions by evaluating the responses according to varying sets of rules. The text of a...
At least one resonator is disclosed having a plurality of nanoscale resonator elements, the at least one resonator having at least two, different resonant...
System for dynamic performance modeling of computer application services
using a serial parallel queueing...
A generic queueing network model of a Web services environment is introduced. The behavior of a service is abstracted in three phases: serial, parallel and...
Reconstruction of gene networks and calculating joint probability density
using time-series microarray, and a...
Gene regulation network is reconstructed using time series microarray data under the method of the Bayesian network. Particular power-law function is used to...
Method for interactive learning and training
Provided is a method comprising delivering a video of an event to a learner that includes a still menu that effectuates and simulates a pause; recording a video...
Method and system for monitoring a business process
A method and system for monitoring and fine tuning a business process are disclosed. A system for monitoring and fine tuning a business process, according to an...
Practical secrecy-preserving, verifiably correct and trustworthy auctions
A system and method for conducting verifiably correct auctions that preserves the secrecy of the bids while providing for verifiable correctness and...
Establishing patient consent on behalf of a third party
A database system, which stores electronic medical records, may assign a child-application-identification-code to a healthcare provider via a clinical system...
Methods and systems for exchanging/transferring gift cards
Methods and systems for exchanging various forms of value, including coins, currency, credit, debit, and/or bank account funds, for prepaid cash cards, credit...
Purchasing alert methods and apparatus
Systems and techniques for receiving transaction information at an authentication system. The transaction information may be processed using different rule...
Operating a communications infrastructure on a pre-payment basis
Subscribers to a communications infrastructure, such as a GPRS network, can pre-pay for use of metered resources of the infrastructure. When a pre-payment...
Remote image capture with centralized processing and storage
A system for remote data acquisition and centralized processing and storage is disclosed called the DataTreasury.TM. System. The DataTreasury.TM. System...
Altering card-issuer interchange categories
This document describes tools capable of determining ways in which to alter interchange categories assigned to credit-card transactions. In some embodiments,...
Centralized transaction record storage
Various methods and systems are provided to permit the storage of online transaction records associated with user-merchant transactions facilitated by a payment...
Method for secure, closed-loop money transfer via electronic mail
A method of providing for a money transfer over a network by providing a stamp having a face value and a lifespan both indicated on the stamp, the stamp being a...
System and method for verifying loan data at delivery
A system for verifying loan data for a loan being delivered by a seller to a purchaser includes underwriting logic that generates a set of underwriting data for...