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US-7,174,338 Signaling events in workflow management systems
The present invention provides a computerized method for determining an addressee of a signaling request within a Workflow Management System or a computer system...
US-7,174,301 System and method for accessing geographic-based data
A system and method for creating a unified commercial real estate data model through collection, distribution and use of information in connection with...
US-7,171,583 For PPRC backup systems
A system and method for extending peer-to-peer remote copy system operations that transfer data contents written to a first storage system from a host device to...
US-7,171,455 Object oriented based, business class methodology for generating quasi-static web pages at periodic intervals
A method for providing a requestor with access to dynamic data via quasi-static data requests, comprising the steps of defining a web page, the web page...
US-7,171,406 OLAP-based web access analysis method and system
A method and system for analyzing web access. First, a plurality of web log records are received. Next, multi-dimensional summary information is generated based...
US-7,171,377 Workplace shopping system and merchandise picking system, and shopping method and picking method thereof
It is an object of the present invention to provide a system to receive orders of merchandise such as merchandise sold in a supermarket from a large number of...
US-7,171,372 Computerized method and system for guiding service personnel to select a preferred work site for servicing...
Computerized method and system for guiding personnel servicing equipment requiring repair while at an equipment work site are provided. The personnel is guided...
US-7,170,999 Method of and apparatus for encrypting and transferring files
A peer-to-peer connection is established by a receiving computer with a sending computer on which a desired file is located. The sending computer encrypts the...
US-7,170,995 Automatic dialing device, a system, and a method for automatically dialing a telephone number and/or placing an...
An automatic dialing device, system, and method for automatically dialing telephone numbers, placing orders and making announcements are provided. A user of the...
US-7,170,617 Method and apparatus for determining how to process incoming print jobs
The present invention efficiently directs the flow of print jobs and efficiently controls the spooling and printing of print jobs. The multiplexer system...
US-7,169,489 Hydrogen storage, distribution, and recovery system
Cassette based systems and methods of hydrogen storage, distribution, and recovery are disclosed. A cassette or other container may contain a hydrogen storage or...
US-7,167,863 System and method for building a distributed internet application
A system for providing client services with the assistance of a single source includes a distributed Internet application (DIA) maintained by an assisting party....
US-7,167,842 Architecture and method for operational privacy in business services
Consent-based application programming interfaces (APIs) are used to provide privacy access controls to operational systems for business services accomplished...
US-7,167,463 System and method for creating a spectrum agile wireless multi-hopping network
A system and method for creating a spectrum agile wireless multi-hopping network, such as a wireless ad-hoc peer-to-peer multi-hopping network. The spectrum...
US-7,165,714 Networked business system
A method of procuring goods and/or services using a merchant server coupled to a computer network is disclosed. The network (100) comprises at least one smart...
US-7,165,174 Trusted infrastructure support systems, methods and techniques for secure electronic commerce transaction and...
The present inventions provide an integrated, modular array of administrative and support services for electronic commerce and electronic rights and transaction...
US-7,165,094 Communications system and method with non-blocking shared interface
A communication system. One embodiment includes at least two functional blocks, wherein an first functional block communicates with a second functional block by...
US-7,165,060 Information access, collaboration and integration system and method
The present invention provides a computer implemented collaboration system and method for accessing multiple domain data sources and allowing data from those...
US-7,165,042 Interactive internet analysis method
A client establishes and/or modifies an interactive account on a server via proprietary sorting and filtering and reporting criteria as a means for timely...
US-7,165,036 System and method for managing a procurement process
A method of managing contracts is provided. The method includes storing a storing a plurality of electronic contracts including unstructured text. The method...
US-7,162,635 System and method for electronic transmission, storage, and retrieval of authenticated electronic original...
Exemplary embodiments include methods of handling stored electronic original objects that have been created by signing information objects by respective transfer...
US-7,162,470 Contextual search interface for business directory services
Business directory services allow definitions of custom category hierarchies and different search methods, such as, for example, search by location, distance...
US-7,162,450 Business method for determining quality and integrity of data content
A method and system for communicating data inspecting, monitoring and analysis information by signaling between digital devices is described. A process analyzes...
US-7,162,436 System and method for pairing providers with consumers of online goods and services
A method and system is provided that operates as an intelligent intermediary between online consumers and providers of goods and services. The system operates to...
US-7,162,427 Structure and method of modeling integrated business and information technology frameworks and architecture in...
An enterprise architecture (30) for a business is divided into a business architecture (32), an information technology architecture (34), and an enterprise...
US-7,161,487 System, method, and logic for processing raw data comprising tag identifiers
Processing raw data includes receiving raw data. The raw data includes tag identifiers associated with one or more tags detected during a number of detection...
US-7,159,192 System and method for customizing electronic messages
A plug-in is provided to existing electronic message programs, such as electronic mail message programs, to provide a virtual toolbar therein. The virtual...
US-7,159,119 Method and system for efficiently retrieving secured data by securely pre-processing provided access information
A method and system for efficiently retrieving secured data by securely pre-processing provided access information, provides data store security based on only a...
US-7,158,954 System and method for processing protected video information
A method and apparatus of encouraging distribution, registration, and purchase of free copyable software and other digital information which is accessed on a...
US-7,158,941 Residential and business logistics system and method
A method for delivering and shipping parcels using a secure receptacle. The secure receptacle has an access device that controls a lock which is used to secure...
US-7,158,623 Method and apparatus for dial stream analysis
Interests of a person may be analyzed based on the dial stream to/from the person. When a call is being made to/from a person, signaling information from the...
US-7,158,619 Remote call monitoring
Methods and systems are provided for monitoring calls routed to a telephone network voice mail system from a variety of remote telephone locations. When a...
US-7,158,617 TTY enhancement of busy condition prompt
A method and system are disclosed for providing an indication of the busy condition to a calling party on a telecommunications system. The calling party may be...
US-7,157,107 Method for producing eggs with low cholesterol level
The present invention relates to a process for producing eggs with low cholesterol level. Different concentrations of fermented red mold rice are added to hens...
US-7,155,510 System and method for forecasting information using collective intelligence from diverse sources
System, method, computer program product, and business operating model. Information processing system comprising: server computer having processor for executing...
US-7,155,468 Common index securities
A common index fund system and method enables investment in entities that is indexed to a common index, rather than individual company performance. For small...
US-7,155,455 Method and system for business information networks
Sharing business information. Establishing a plurality of user access profiles visible. Establishing small-to-medium enterprise (SME) client processes operative...
US-7,155,425 Mobile web services
A method is disclosed to enable a mobile phone or wireless PDA to discover Internet businesses and services by accessing the Universal Description, Discovery and...
US-7,155,424 Sales management system and method thereof
An SFA (Sales Force Automation) server stores a customer database. The customer database stores: a customer name and/or staff name of corresponding customer; a...
US-7,155,336 System and method for automatically collecting images of objects at geographic locations and displaying same in...
A method and system are provided for collecting images of objects at geographic locations for publication in an online directory, such as online Yellow Pages. A...
US-7,155,210 System and method for short-range wireless retail advertising aimed at short-range wireless protocol-enabled...
A system, method and apparatus is presented that provides advertising transmitted from a business to prospective customers that are proximate the business...
US-7,155,157 Method and system for asynchronous online distributed problem solving including problems in education,...
Systems and methods facilitating authoring and problem solving by joint contributors working separately but against a common goal. On-line asynchronous...
US-7,152,858 Guiding and positioning apparatus and method thereof
A guiding and positioning apparatus for accurate guiding and input of a print media sheet to a business machine. The guiding and positioning apparatus includes a...
US-7,152,137 Method for exchanging data between a plurality of subscribers by means of a data bus
The invention relates to a method for exchanging data between a plurality of subscribers (K1, K2, K3, K) by means of a data bus. The subscribers are located in...
US-7,152,016 Usability evaluation support apparatus and method
There is disclosed an apparatus for supporting evaluation of usability in consideration of situations particular to each business and ISO evaluation standards....
US-7,150,039 Information processing system, portable electronic device, access apparatus for the portable electronic device,...
The invention provides an information processing system, a portable electronic device, an access apparatus for the portable electronic device, as well as a...
US-7,149,977 Virtual calling card system and method
A novel virtual calling card system and method aid in the formation of online relationships, serving as an introduction tool and as a contact mechanism. The...
US-7,149,874 Memory hub bypass circuit and method
A computer system and a method used to access data from a plurality of memory devices with a memory hub. The computer system includes a plurality of memory...
US-7,149,752 Method for simplifying databinding in application programs
A method for communicating between an application and a database by using a lightweight stored procedure data-binding framework for applications written in...
US-7,149,727 Computerized system and method for providing cost savings for consumers
A computerized system and method for providing cost savings for utility users is shown and which includes defining a database in a host computer; storing in the...
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