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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...
US-7,389,517 Method and system for creating and providing a multi-tier network service using separated function and...
A multi-tier application for interaction with a user interface comprises a presentation tier (e.g. a web server with a JSP/servlet engine) and a business logic...
US-7,389,345 Filtering approach for network system alarms
A method for creating an updateable report representing the alarm status of a network. Network alarms are categorized based on the source and type of alarm, the...
US-7,389,306 System and method for processing semi-structured business data using selected template designs
A method for processing semi-structured data. The method includes receiving semi-structured data into a first format from a real business process. Preferably,...
US-7,389,276 Method of determining pricing to ensure profitability
A method of determining pricing to ensure profitability for performance of a task by a business includes entry of employee data, business costs, job costs and...
US-7,389,261 Method for structuring a debt issue utilizing a closed block business entity
A method for structuring a debt that comprises: establishing a holding company as an owner of a closed block business entity, wherein the holding company is a...
US-7,389,260 Continuously updated data processing method for measuring financial value creation
A data processing method and system that measures performance in creating value by a business enterprise based upon past and anticipated future events....
US-7,389,259 On-line interactive system and method for transacting business
The present invention includes a method for transacting business over a network between multiple buyers and sellers. In an exemplary embodiment, the invention...
US-7,389,217 Method for delivering a technical framework
An Enterprise Service Delivery Technical Architecture includes a Technical Model, and a Technical Delivery Framework, and is designed to facilitate the...
US-7,389,211 System and method of predictive modeling for managing decisions for business enterprises
A system and method is provided for predictive modeling of technical and non-technical components in a business infrastructure that implementing one or more...
US-7,388,952 Method and system for providing enhanced call waiting
A system and method for providing information about a calling party to a called party is disclosed. Generally, a network element obtains information about a...
US-7,387,234 Electronic business card processing device and method
The present invention provides an electronic business card processing device and an electronic business card processing method which can effectively utilize...
US-7,386,949 Special precautions self-laminating wristband business form and method
A preferably two ply, page sized business form particularly adapted for use in a medical or hospital environment includes a wristband that is die cut thereinto...
US-7,386,571 Object oriented based, business class methodology for performing data metric analysis
A method for extracting desired data from a digital database comprising the steps of specifying desired data elements to be extracted from an operational...
US-7,386,512 Method and system for controlling and auditing content/service systems
An improved interactive network system is provided that allows the Network Operator to control the transfer of information to and from the network end users, the...
US-7,386,505 System and method for automated compliance with loan legislation
A computer-based system and method, and a computer readable medium comprising software, for automatically determining whether a financial transaction, such as a...
US-7,386,492 Inventory and revenue maximization method and system
A method is provided for enterprise management and bundling of radio, outdoor and entertainment inventory to achieve maximum revenue on perishable products. An...
US-7,386,476 Small business service buying club systems and methods
Systems and methods allow small businesses and other buyers to aggregate their purchases to obtain volume discounts from suppliers. The systems are especially...
US-7,386,466 Continuously updated data processing system and method for measuring and reporting on value creation...
The invention affords a data processing system and method for assessing the performance of a business enterprise in creating and realizing value. More...
US-7,386,463 Data/presence insurance tools and techniques
Methods for insurance of online presence (202) and/or data (200) are described. An insurer (302) contracts with an insured entity (304) in an agreement (308)...
US-7,386,459 Filtered peer-to-peer business communication in a distributed computer environment
A method for filtered peer-to-peer business communication in a distributed computer environment includes accessing offers associated with one or more offerors...
US-7,386,318 Location based service provider
The disclosed method and system provide extensible or stand-alone location enabled services at granularity down to a stand-alone service. The various interfaces...
US-7,385,500 System and method for effectuating the acquisition and distribution of tracking data on mobile assets,...
A method and system for effectuating the optimum configuration of a duplex tracking device used to track the location and attributes of a mobile asset during a...
US-7,384,778 Methods and devices for the detection of pathogenic microorganisms and their antimicrobial susceptibility
The present invention provides devices and methods for determining the presence or absence of pathogens in a biological sample and for the concurrent...
US-7,384,624 Oral contrast and method of producing the oral contrast
Oral contrast compositions are used as an aid for CAT scans and are ideally fast-flowing and good tasting for assisting in quick preparation of a patient in...
US-7,383,302 Method and system for providing a common collaboration framework accessible from within multiple applications
The invention provides a system adapted to enable contextual collaboration within a computer network. The invention provides a collaboration manager that...
US-7,383,267 Standardized integration model for distributed business processes
A system and method for integrating distributed business processes that govern message exchange between loosely coupled business applications. The system and...
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