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Optimizing correlated XML extracts
Queries that request fields that are contained in the same XML fragments are written to execute them more efficiently.
Querying joined data within a search engine index
Techniques and systems for indexing and retrieving data and documents stored in a record-based database management system (RDBMS) utilize a search engine...
System and method of peer to peer searching, sharing, social networking
and communication in one or more networks
A system for transmission, reception and accumulation of the knowledge packets to plurality of channel nodes in the network operating distributedly in a peer to...
Pseudo-anchor text extraction
A search method uses pseudo-anchor text associated with search objects to improve search performance. The pseudo-anchor text may be extracted in combination...
Method and apparatus for managing multimedia content
The invention includes a system, apparatus, and method for storing media content within a service provider network. The system includes multi-service servers...
System for viewing databases
A system and method allows for dynamic, parameterized linking of database views or tables. The database tables are related in a parent-dependent relationship,...
Systems and methods of building and using custom word lists
Standard word lists that are often used for such operations as predictive text, spell checking, and word completion are based on general linguistic data that...
Efficient handling of multipart queries against relational data
A query having multiple parts may be processed to form an intermediate results set. This intermediate results set may be partitioned into a plurality of groups....
Method and system for gathering information resident on global computer
A method and system for confidentially accessing and reporting information present on global computer networks. The present invention deterministically analyzes...
Estimating rank on graph streams
The rank of nodes in a graph may be inferred from a calculated probability that each node in the graph appears in a single random walk of the graph. Short...
Electronic shop providing method, site search method, and bulletin board
providing method for searching a...
A method searches a plurality of content registered onto a website. The method includes searching for a search text or a search character string sent from a...
Expanded text excerpts
A system provides a list of search results, where one of the search results in the list of search results includes a snippet from a corresponding search result...
HTTP cache with URL rewriting
URL rewriting is a common technique for allowing users to interact with internet resources using easy to remember and search engine friendly URLs. When URL...
Licensed rights clearance and tracking for digital assets
Rights clearances management for assets, such as media assets. A rights brokerage service enables potential licensees to clears rights to use assets within...
Processing device and processing method
A processing device inputs a first processing-descriptive document and generates a second processing-descriptive document by deleting at least one description...
Support for user defined functions in a data stream management system
A data stream management system (DSMS) is designed to support a new user-defined function, by creating and using at least two structures as follows. A first...
Data correction apparatus, data correction method and tangible
machine-readable medium thereof
A data correction apparatus, a data correction method and a tangible machine-readable medium thereof are provided. The data correction method comprises the...
Data indexing and compression
A method of indexing multidimensional data obtains (302) a data set (210) describing features defined over at least one dimension other than time. Index data...
Database management program
A database management method for updating data of a duplicated ID sequential arrangement table and arranging segments of data with respect to the arrangement...
Method and apparatus for managing electronic messages
A method is provided for the storage-efficient management of electronic messages, wherein a message that is to be managed is first received, the message is...
Method and apparatus for managing and archiving performance information
relating to storage system
A data management and archive method and apparatus, such as for implementation in an automated system to monitor and manage status, performance and...
Method and system for a database to monitor and analyze performance of an
Various methods and apparatuses are described that provide instrumentation and analysis of an electronic design having one or more bus interconnects. A...
System and method for storing element information
A system and method are disclosed for storing element information. A method incorporating teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, creating...
Co-location visual pattern mining for near-duplicate image retrieval
Described is a technology in which image near-duplicate retrieval is performed using similarities between patterns of query image words and patterns of database...
Method for generating an electronically storable digital map
A method for generating a digital map that can be stored on an electronic storage medium and in which a geographic area is described by a multitude of data sets...
Volume format conversion
Data storage volumes, such as a file system on a storage system, may utilize a particular operating system format. Converting a volume to a different format may...
Backup server architecture
A method for managing archived data includes creating a plurality of images of storage devices of computing systems and for, different users, each image being...
Hierarchical reference data management system and method
Embodiments of the present invention provide systems and methods of managing hierarchical reference data. According to one embodiment of the present invention,...
Refresh and filter anchors
Structured data on a device is synchronized with structured data on a host if the device and the host have a matching refresh anchor. Structured data on the...
Preserving user intention in distributed data systems
The present invention extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for preserving user intention in distributed data systems. Embodiments of the...
Online content collaboration model
A collaborative editing model for online content is described. A set of suggested edits to a version of the online content is received from multiple users. Each...
Shared view of customers across business support systems (BSS) and a
service delivery platform (SDP)
An identity management tool provides identity management across multiple domains, providing a single access point not only for information for runtime, network,...
Graphical model for data validation
Data may be received from the source and based on training; a confidence level may be determined that a specific element in the data is correctly assigned to a...
Systems, methods, and apparatus for automatic image recognition
A method of improving the accuracy and computation time of automatic image recognition by the implementation of association graphs and a quantum processor.
Inferring demographics for website members
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, implementing and using techniques for estimating an actual age of a member of a website. A set of...
Message log analysis for system behavior evaluation
A technique is disclosed that enables the run-time behavior of a data-processing system to be analyzed and, in many cases, to be predicted. In particular, the...
Sensory testing data analysis by categories
This invention is related to systems and methods of analyzing sensory ability data. One embodiment of the present invention includes a method comprising the...
System and method for type 2 KASER (Knowledge Amplification by Structured
A KASER (Knowledge Amplification by Structured Expert Randomization) engine reaches conclusions in a semantic format or which take the form of a series of...
Method for matching electronic advertisements to surrounding context based
on their advertisement content
A system for selecting electronic advertisements from an advertisement pool to match the surrounding content is disclosed. To select advertisements, the system...
Rules base systems and methods with circumstance translation
The invention provides, in one aspect, a method of finding a rule in a rules base that includes a plurality of rule entries, each having a rule and an...
Business decision modeling and management system and method
A business decision modeling system graphically models business decisions using a rule family structure that adheres to Decision Model principles. In tabular...
Valuing future information under uncertainty
The invention relates to a method of performing an oilfield operation of an oilfield having at least one well having a wellbore penetrating a subterranean...
Method for generating design requirements information technology
A method for generating design requirements for has been developed. First, a framework is created for decomposing and categorizing organizational information...
Dynamic domain abstraction through meta-analysis
A modeled-based reasoning system and method including dynamic domain abstraction, includes the use of an abstraction determining module configured to identify...
Method for solving combinatoral optimization problems
A method for solving a combinatorial optimization problem and applying the solutions to routing as employed in naval convoying and other transit point...
Obtaining a value via a rule engine implemented by a collection object
A system and computer program product for obtaining a value via a rule engine implemented by a collection object associated with an object-oriented application....
Location based services platform using multiple sources including a radio
frequency identification data source
System and methods are provided that facilitate integrated and seamless utilization of location data generated by multiple disparate positioning technologies...
Social behavior analysis and inferring social networks for a
Systems and methods are provided for determining items or people of potential interest to recommend to users in a computer-based network. Implied social...
Determining a common social context
A computer-implemented method of determining a common social context can include detecting a collaboration between a plurality of participants. The method can...
System and method for content development
This invention relates to a system and methods for developing content. In general, in one aspect, a method for developing content includes electronically...