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US-7,415,106 Network-based voice activated auto-attendant service with B2B connectors
In a particular embodiment, a method of processing enterprise information system data for use by a voice activated auto-attendant service network is disclosed....
US-7,412,489 Method and system for electronic archival and retrieval of electronic communications
There is provided a method and system for archival and retrieval of communications and related documents that uses hardware and software to selectively monitor,...
US-7,412,481 Method and apparatus for distributed rule evaluation in a near real-time business intelligence system
A method for optimally monitoring a set of data elements for an event. The method includes determining a set of data elements, each of which further comprises a...
US-7,412,407 Method for electronically publishing a single organization's requirements in an electronic publication
A system for electronically publishing the requirements of a buyer that reduces the time and paperwork required by vendors to transact business with the buyer....
US-7,412,352 Computer diagnostic system and method
A method used on a computer system for determining a most likely cause of a system problem associated with the computer system. By performing the method, the...
US-7,411,984 Method of providing tone information to nodes in a packet network
Telephone tones such as dialing tones and busy or engaged tones differ in different countries and in traditional telephone networks it has been possible to deal...
US-7,411,501 Method to verify or track a physical address while providing a service
Buildings such as residences and commercial locations may have a data marker such as a barcode and/or RF device. A data marker may store/carry data indicative of...
US-7,409,559 System and method of exchanging information via electronic mail
The present invention provides an electronic communication system and method for conducting business transactions. The present invention requires a customer to...
US-7,409,448 Method, system, and storage medium for resolving contention issues during channel program execution
An exemplary embodiment of the invention relates to a method, system, and storage medium for resolving contention issues by a channel in a fiber optic switch...
US-7,409,444 Method and apparatus for managing business cell phone usage
A process and apparatus to remotely gather data about cellphone hardware and software configurations and usage. The system uses agents which are resident on the...
US-7,409,393 Data gathering and distribution system
A system and method for gathering and distributing data. The system is for extracting information from the world wide web and classifying the information in...
US-7,409,356 Method and system for intelligent supply chain collaboration
An improved supply chain management system and method is disclosed for assisting companies to improve the efficiency of supply chains. One embodiment includes a...
US-7,409,224 Method and apparatus for selection of one data set from among multiple related data sets and beaming the...
A method and system of selecting one set of data from among multiple related data sets and beaming the data set from one handheld electronic device to another...
US-7,407,600 Heat-transfer systems
An improved system for transferring heat, utilizing diols, specifically 1,3-propanediol (PDO). The system reduces the energy consumption, maintenance costs,...
US-7,406,471 Scalable multi-database event processing system using universal subscriber-specific data and universal global data
Methods and architectures for implementing a scalable multi-database event processing system are provided. In one embodiment, selected account data is aggregated...
US-7,406,434 System and method for improving the performance of electronic media advertising campaigns through...
Automated system, methods, algorithms, procedures, and computer software programs and computer program products for improving and optimizing the performance of...
US-7,406,309 Cellular radio system
A method for forwarding incoming cellular communications to an aircraft is provided. A request is received to divert incoming calls for a cellular telephone...
US-7,406,307 System and method for providing interoperable and on-demand telecommunications service
The present invention relates in general to the field of voice and data communications, and in particular, to a novel system for providing interoperable...
US-7,404,763 Modified playing cards and method of use
A deck of modified playing cards enhances traditional wagering card games. In a first example, traditional card ranks are replaced with letters. For example,...
US-7,404,561 Lemonade stand playing card game and method
A Lemonade Stand playing card game has a box; playing cards and a set of rules and a die, the playing cards including financial cards which constitute the...
US-RE40,444 Four-party credit/debit payment protocol
A method, system, program, and method of doing business are disclosed for electronic commerce that includes the feature of a "thin" consumer's wallet by...
US-7,404,188 Method and software for publishing a business process orchestration as a web service
A method of generating code that permits client access to a business process orchestration running on a server as a web service using the Simple Object Access...
US-7,404,185 Method and apparatus of adaptive integration activity management for business application integration
An adaptive integration activity management framework for on demand business process integration provides a mechanism to enable easy integration of legacy and...
US-7,404,175 Smart generator
The Smart Generator of the present invention allows the designer/developer/user to model the EJB components in a natural way without being concerned with...
US-7,403,994 Method of doing business over a network by transmission and retransmission of digital information on a network...
The present invention is a method of doing business over a network that: receives a request for transmitting digital information after a start time and before an...
US-7,403,948 Workflow system and method
A workflow system that automates work processes. The workflow system uses an open architecture to support multiple platforms and includes Application Programming...
US-7,401,858 Chair having automatically adjustable backrest
A system and method are presented for discovering mobile collaborators on a peer-to-peer (P2P) network. Each collaborator is identified on the P2P network by a...
US-7,401,737 Apparatus and method for a mobile personal computer system (MPC) with a built-in scanner
A method and apparatus for a mobile personal computer (MPC) system with built-in scanner. In one embodiment, the method includes detection of the insertion of an...
US-7,401,256 System and method for highly available data processing in cluster system
Even if business processing is transaction, a standby-type cluster system copes with double faults in a short time while holding down the standby computer cost...
US-7,401,117 System and method for composite business interactions in electronic commerce
A method, system, computer program product, and data structure for processing requests for services in a networked data processing system is provided. In one...
US-7,401,082 Method and apparatus for providing controlled access to software objects and associated documents
A method and device such as a database for storing and providing controlled access to objects and associated documents by multiple users according to...
US-7,401,049 System and method for a prepaid card issued by a foreign financial institution
A system and method for providing a reloadable prepaid card account maintained by a foreign financial institution is provided. The foreign financial institution...
US-7,401,011 Method for selective application of enterprise application integration practices
A method for selective application of enterprise application integration (EAI) for a project under consideration involves a computer implemented model. The...
US-7,398,512 Method, system, and software for mapping and displaying process objects at different levels of abstraction
A method, system, and software for mapping and displaying process objects at different levels of abstraction includes correlating business level objects to...
US-7,398,237 Rule based engine for validating financial transactions
A method and system for checking whether customer orders for transactions of financial instruments conform to business logic rules. Executable rule files are...
US-7,398,234 Method and system for organizing vendor information
A plurality of accounts payable items (14) are communicated over communications links (24) to a global purchasing information repository (GPIR) (12) by account...
US-7,398,225 System and method for networked loyalty program
The present invention provides a system for implementing a loyalty program on a network-wide level. The system associates UPC and SKU data on a network level to...
US-7,397,910 Method and apparatus for providing expanded telecommunications service
System and method for putting control of incoming telephone calls in the hands of subscribers with the aid of computer software and the Internet. In effect, a...
US-7,395,962 Pick up notice and method of using same
Generally described, the invention provides for an indicia that is associated with a pick up notice left at a pick up location. This indicia is "linked" to the...
US-7,395,233 Conditional fee ownership home financing system and business method
A method and system for financing the purchase of real property or refinancing real property utilizing a conditional fee simple deed. Under this method a...
US-7,395,219 Insurance on demand transaction management system
An intermittent risk exposure liability insurance method comprising the steps of: establishing an Internet business site enabled for communication with insurers...
US-7,395,134 Nail polish color selection system
A user interactive custom nail polish color and effects dispensing system and method of doing business, including for both point of sale and remote (e.g., via...
US-7,394,784 Providing packet data service in wireless telecommunication system
A method for arranging a packet radio service in a wireless telecommunication system comprising at least one mobile station. The method comprises activating in...
US-7,394,379 Unique method for embedding business process into RFID grid
A system and method is provided for embedding business process into an RFID grid. The system includes at least an RFID Transceiver (Reader) s and antennae that...
US-7,392,546 System and method for server security and entitlement processing
A pluggable architecture allows security and business logic plugins to be inserted into a security service hosted by a server, and to control access to one or...
US-7,392,524 Method, system, and storage medium for managing computer processing functions
Exemplary embodiments include a method, system, and storage medium for managing computer processing functions in a multi-processor computer environment that...
US-7,392,350 Method to operate cache-inhibited memory mapped commands to access registers
In a multiprocessor environment, by executing cache-inhibited reads or writes to registers, a scan communication is used to rapidly access registers inside and...
US-7,392,258 Method and computer program product for dynamic weighting of an ontological data model
A method, computer program product, and a data processing system that facilitates navigation through a directed graph for selection-of sub-processes of a...
US-7,392,240 System and method for searching and matching databases
A system and method for finding a business entity in a database that matches input data. A web services interface accepts a match request and provides a best...
US-7,391,859 Method and system for providing enhanced call waiting
A method and system are disclosed for providing an enhanced call waiting message to a customer when the customer is busy on a previous call and receives a...
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