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US-7,222,093 System and method for facilitating investment account transfers
The present invention is directed toward a system and method that facilitates investment account transfers where the time standard for reliably accomplishing a...
US-7,222,084 System and method for automatic pricing of remotely hosted applications
Automatic pricing of remotely hosted applications permits users to enter customer data and flexibly prices various product offerings, product lines, and...
US-7,222,077 Billing method and system for collaboration solutions
Methods and systems for service providers to provide hosted enterprise solutions to businesses, allowing these businesses to collaborate with other business...
US-7,221,750 Intelligent association of nodes with pan coordinator
Methods, apparatuses, and systems directed to managing wireless node access to one or more wireless networks. According to one implementation, a business logic...
US-7,221,653 Fast flow control methods for communication networks
Reverse link flow control in a high data rate network determines current reverse link data channel rates for access terminals served by a network sector to...
US-7,219,836 Visitor badge and visitor business card photo identification system and method
A system and method of supplying visitor badges and business cards for visitors to a facility includes an image capture device and/or storage device, a user...
US-7,219,828 Cross folded, pressure sealed multi-page paper assembly and methods of making same
A cost effective, pressure-sealed, multi-page paper assembly is configured as a mailer-type of assembly for use as a business form, direct mail piece or other...
US-7,219,346 System and method for implementing a client side HTTP stack
A software components and methods are provided for implementation of a client side HTTP stack, which provide high performance and scalability. Multithreading and...
US-7,219,096 Method for migrating open files on a busy file system
A process by which a system moves an open file from one location to another, then closes the open file on the former open file system. This migration affects all...
US-7,219,071 Administering incentive award program
Provided are computer based methods and apparatus for carrying out an incentive award program by a business entity, comprising the steps of participating in a...
US-7,218,855 System and method for communicating optical signals to multiple subscribers having various bandwidth demands...
The present invention is generally drawn to optical network architecture that can include a multi-subscriber optical interface that can service a plurality of...
US-7,218,722 System and method for providing call management services in a virtual private network using voice or video over...
A system and method for providing call management services in a Virtual Private Network of the present invention uses the advantages of end-to-end Internet...
US-7,216,113 Remote Execution of Materials Library Designs
Methods, apparatus, and business processes enabling individual chemists to design, order, and obtain data for multiple experiments or measurements in a timely...
US-7,216,106 Method and system for processing financial instrument deposits physically remote from a financial institution
A system that includes computer hardware, computer software, apparatus, and methodology that enables individuals, businesses, and all types of organizations...
US-7,216,100 Method for obtaining and allocating investment income based on the capitalization of intellectual property
The present invention relates to methods of valuing property assets and methods of securitizing such assets. The present invention provides a means whereby...
US-7,216,093 Method of, apparatus for, and computer program product for trading goods
A method, an apparatus, and a computer program product are disclosed for trading goods, or services, or both, using an electronic network. In the method, two or...
US-7,215,968 Positional information tracking and forwarding method for conducting optimal forward destination control in...
A positional information tracking and forwarding method is disclosed for conducting an optimal forward destination control method to estimate the situations of a...
US-7,213,235 Method for using a business model user interface
Method and apparatus for providing a user interface application programming interface (API) for providing extended access to the database by third-party and user...
US-7,213,232 System and method for configuring software using a business modeling tool
A method for configuring software includes communicating a business configuration interface to a user and receiving a selection of a business configuration from...
US-7,213,201 Meta editor for structured documents
Methods, systems, computer program products, and methods of doing business by using a meta-editor to generate components (e.g., a specification of a rules...
US-7,213,071 Quality of service improvements for network transactions
Methods, systems, computer program products, and methods of doing business by improving quality of service ("QoS") in network exchanges comprising a plurality of...
US-7,213,064 Methods and systems for job-based accounting
The present invention relates to an automated, mobile method for remotely managing the resources of a job-based business through real-time allocation of the...
US-7,213,022 Enterprise content management network-attached system
A method and system for providing services in an enterprise content management network attached system are provided, where the enterprise content management...
US-7,213,013 Method, apparatus, and system for remote client search indexing
In one embodiment, a method is provided in which search indices are configured on a server. The search indices are associated with corresponding business...
US-7,213,001 Business method for acquisition of debtor real-estate and restructuring of debt
A method for restructuring the debt of a debtor who has an interest in a distressed property by a third party including the steps of comparing a present...
US-7,212,991 Method for optimizing a business transaction
A system for coordinating business transactions between multiple vendors of consumer products, referred to herein as selling vendors and shipping vendors. This...
US-7,212,625 System and method for presenting queue lengths of various media used by service centers
There is provided, in a first form, a system and method for the holistic presentation of multiple media queue depths, which allows the customer to decide what...
US-7,212,574 Digital production services architecture
Methods, units, systems, architectures and/or storage media for video and/or audio processing. An exemplary architecture includes one or more layers selected...
US-7,210,620 System for facilitating online electronic transactions
The invention provides systems and methods within existing business and technology infrastructures and processes for facilitating an electronic transaction...
US-7,210,407 Wallpaper printing franchise method
Franchising an on-demand wallpaper printing business comprises a number of steps. Franchisees are provided with an on-demand printer. The printer is built into a...
US-7,210,163 Method and system for user authentication and authorization of services
An extended authorization system and method implementing a second layer of access authorization. The first layer of access authorization corresponds to...
US-7,209,946 Negotiated wireless peripheral security systems
Methods, apparatus, and business techniques are disclosed for use in mobile network communication systems. A mobile unit such as a smart phone is preferably...
US-7,209,899 Management device, network apparatus, and management method
A terminal management device manages the sharing by at the least one business entity of costs related to distributed terminal devices. In a case that a new...
US-7,207,008 Method, system, apparatus, and computer-readable medium for interactive notification of events
A method, system, apparatus, and computer-readable medium for the interactive notification of events is provided. A notification client application program...
US-7,206,931 Aggressive content pre-fetching during pre-boot runtime to support speedy OS booting
A method and system for content pre-fetching during a processing system pre-boot runtime. First, it is determined when a processor of a processing system is in...
US-7,206,848 Intelligently classifying and handling user requests in a data service system
A data service system includes a server system. The server system includes a request processor that schedules external requests to be serviced by the server...
US-7,206,840 Dynamic frequency selection scheme for IEEE 802.11 WLANs
Disclosed is a method and system for dynamically selecting a communication channel between an access point (AP) and a plurality of stations (STAs) in an IEEE...
US-7,206,758 Method, system and computer program product for identifying and implementing collected privacy policies as...
Parties involved in transacting business in an E-marketplace (E-marketplace participants) each identify and submit to the E-marketplace relevant characteristics...
US-7,206,751 Value chain optimization system and method
The activities and interactions between participants in a collaborative business scenario are displayed as various views of polygons that are positioned to...
US-7,206,750 Method of assisting in forming plans of measures of management reforms and system thereof
The present invention provides a technique of assisting in forming plans of measures for management reforms, which are specific to an individual enterprise, and...
US-7,206,646 Method and apparatus for performing a function in a plant using process performance monitoring with process...
A process control system uses a data collection and distribution system and an asset utilization suite to collect data or information pertaining to the assets of...
US-7,204,415 Methods and systems for providing secondary address information
Systems and methods maintain a database of recipient names and addresses where the delivery point addresses contain secondary address. Data that is stored in the...
US-7,204,259 Dishwasher operable with supply distribution, dispensing and use system method
An appliance supply distribution and dispensing system and method for distributing appliance supplies to a home or business and which involves a computerized...
US-7,203,953 Method and apparatus for two-way internet access over a CATV network with channel tracking
Internet access is provided over a digital cable television system using Internet protocol (IP) over MPEG digital video. Simultaneous Internet access and TV...
US-7,203,945 Import/export utility and a method of processing data using the same
A method of processing data in a system including an utility, includes the steps of starting a session, selecting a file on a local drive or by URL, wherein the...
US-7,203,864 Method and system for clustering computers into peer groups and comparing individual computers to their peers
A method and system for identifying clusters of similarly-configured computers. The method, for example, comprises gathering system and business configuration...
US-7,203,839 Method for providing secure access to information held in a shared repository
A method for providing secure access to information held in a shared repository, for example to electronic business cards stored on a server. A data owner...
US-7,203,734 Methods and apparatus for selecting an insurance carrier for an online insurance policy purchase
Methods and apparatus for selecting an insurance carrier for an online insurance policy purchase are disclosed. A user at a client device, such as a personal...
US-7,203,670 Method and system for maintaining enhanced file availability
A method and system for enhancing the availability of VSAM files is provided. According to one exemplary method performed by a batch program, a `1` file is...
US-7,203,663 System and method for converting information on paper forms to electronic data
The invention is a system and method for converting paper forms to electronic data. More specifically, a special purpose system and technique are described for...
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