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US-7,149,700 Method of determining task costs for activity based costing models
A method of carrying out activity based costing in a professional practice, such as a healthcare practice or hospital is provided. The costs of activities...
US-7,149,698 Business alliance identification in a web architecture Framework
A method is provided for identifying alliances among a plurality of business entities in components of a network framework. First, alliances are identified among...
US-7,149,299 System and method for call completion on busy subscribers
System and methods for allowing the extension of the ISDN/GSM Call Completion to Busy Subscriber Supplementary Service across a Network Boundary between a...
US-7,149,292 System and method for creating a billing record with a called party's name
A method and system are provided for creating a billing record with a called party's name. Providing the called party's name on the billing record facilitates...
US-7,146,608 Method and system for a software release process
The present invention provides a system and method of using highly structured program testing, regression testing, final test and fix procedures and commit...
US-7,146,401 Method for communicating business messages
A method for performing business training communications includes determining a targeted business and performing a needs analysis to determine a plurality of...
US-7,144,551 Mold remediation system and method
Provided herein are systems and methods associated therewith for killing molds and reducing other contaminating bioburden that may include bacteria and their...
US-7,143,420 Strategic technology architecture roadmap
The preferred embodiments relate to a system and method for creating an end-to-end e-business system for an enterprise. In some embodiments, a strategic...
US-7,143,175 Methods and systems for interchanging documents between a sender computer, a server and a receiver computer
A method for storing, accessing and interchanging voluminous confidential documents for review by a plurality of parties and for notifying selected ones of a...
US-7,143,056 Method for automated print ordering utilizing the internet
An automated print order system for institutional business cards and stationery products generally comprises a requestor interface for entry of a distributed...
US-7,143,052 Transitive trust network
Methods, data structures, and systems by which entities can efficiently discover, extend, validate and establish business relationships over a digital network...
US-7,142,852 Method and gateway for controlling call routing
A gateway (111, 200) and method for routing calls for a wireless communication unit (113) via a selected network (105, 124, 131) comprises an access point (217)...
US-7,142,842 Hyperkey access to network-based services
A method, system, and device for providing access to network-based services by analyzing a symbol associated with a network service. A representation of a symbol...
US-7,142,659 Directory assistance method and apparatus
A cellular telephone subscriber who wishes directory assistance services is connected in the conventional manner to an operator who identifies a destination...
US-7,142,652 Apparatus and method to identify potential work-at-home callers
A method of identifying work at home users of a telecommunications network based on call detail records. The phone numbers of the work at home users are...
US-7,140,001 Method for constructing business application system and computer-readable storage medium having stored...
A framework for a business application system, which is used for constructing the business application system, is described by an object-oriented language having...
US-7,139,664 System and method for providing personalized storm warnings
A system and method for generating storm warnings which are precisely tailored automatically for a particular individual or business user's geographic location...
US-7,139,383 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-7,136,996 One-time logon method for distributed computing systems
Prior to authentication, a business system generates a password list and sends the password list to a commercial service system. A request for use of the...
US-7,136,880 Method and apparatus for compiling business data
The present invention provides a method and apparatus of compiling and providing business data in a distributed computer system, preferably the Internet or any...
US-7,136,865 Method and apparatus to build and manage a logical structure using templates
A flowchart-based tool can be used to build a logical structure. In the context of a customer relationship management (CRM) system, the logical structure can...
US-7,136,827 Method for evaluating a business using experiential data
A method for evaluating and quantifying the risk, performance and potential of a business is disclosed. Experiential data generated by the business' activities...
US-7,136,823 Business method for quality assurance of services
The quality of information technology services provided by an organization to a customer is assured. Assurance reviews of a first solution are performed and a...
US-7,136,792 Computerized method and system for maturity assessment of business processes
A computer implemented method and system for comparative analysis of business processes, in particular for process maturity evaluation. A process vitality index...
US-7,136,480 Methods and apparatus for processing a call
A system, method, apparatus, computer program code, and other embodiments for allowing a call to a busy telephone number extension to be queued and/or handled in...
US-7,136,467 Customer-oriented telecommunications data aggregation and analysis method and object oriented system
The present invention involves obtaining telecommunications data of a business entity from its communications vendors and providing that business entity with...
US-7,135,286 Pharmaceutical and diagnostic business systems and methods
Improved pharmaceutical and diagnostic business systems and methods are disclosed. One or more genomes are scanned for single nucleotide polymorphisms. The...
US-7,133,868 System and method for catalog administration using supplier provided flat files
A hybird Notes/DB2 environment provides a requisition catalog on the Web. Client browsers are connected to a GWA infrastructure including a first network...
US-7,133,867 Text and attribute searches of data stores that include business objects
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, for performing text and attribute searches of data stores that include business objects. A...
US-7,133,846 Digital certificate support system, 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-7,133,422 Implementing enhanced distributed coordinating function (EDCF) with a single hardware backoff counter
A method for implementing a plurality of backoff counters on a hardware backoff counter for use in implementing a prioritized message transmission network is...
US-7,131,574 Optical memory card based e-commerce business method
In a system for reading data encoded on a single, secure, personal, portable database of private information, such as an optical memory card, a method of...
US-7,131,572 Automatic business reply mail funding
A method for enabling a mailer to infer the amount of business reply that he/she is going to receive on a given day and determine the amount of postage that is...
US-7,131,107 Method for mapping business processes using an emergent model on a computer network
Mapping business and engineering processes is accomplished by giving users access to a system for generating an emergent model and publishing inputs and/or...
US-7,130,885 Methods and apparatus providing electronic messages that are linked and aggregated
A method for associating related electronic messages in computer storage. A first transportable application is created and stored. User input requesting creation...
US-7,130,865 Methods and systems for developing market intelligence
Methods and systems are provided for characterizing market distribution for a business having multiple business representatives. The business is considered to be...
US-7,130,848 Methods for document indexing and analysis
The present invention describes a method that is based on an analysis of document information, and which can be used for conducting and potentially accelerating...
US-7,130,832 Energy service business method and system
If the energy service enterprise is responsible for paying costs for applying energy-saving measures to the object facilities, measures the energy consumption...
US-7,130,816 Digital distribution method and digital distribution system
Digital contents representing the entity of a product are incorporated in a control program, and the control program is transmitted from a vendor to a buyer over...
US-7,130,808 Method, algorithm, and computer program for optimizing the performance of messages including advertisements in...
Method, procedure, algorithm, system, and computer program for improving and attempting to optimize the performance of messaging campaigns, particularly to...
US-7,130,803 Unique virtual dynamically-capable addressing system and method of mail and parcel delivery and forwarding
A system and method for unique virtual dynamically-capable (UVDC) addressing relating to mail and parcel delivery and forwarding. The UVDC addressing system...
US-7,130,742 Electronic guide system, contents server for electronic guide system, portable electronic guide device, and...
Tour guide contents utilized by a user at a travel destination consist of guide information including POI information, map data and the like, and user...
US-7,130,620 Telecommunications services and apparatus regarding lost connectivity events
A telecommunications system and operations technique associated with unintentionally disconnected wireless communications. When a call is severed other than...
US-7,130,452 System and method for multi-party validation, authentication and/or authorization via biometrics
A system and method for multi-party authentication is described. The multi-party authentication process uses synchronous and persistent biometrics signals...
US-7,129,497 Method and system for normalization of a positron emission tomography system
A method and system for normalization of a positron emission tomography system are provided. The method includes determining a plurality of block busy fractions...
US-7,127,600 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-7,127,415 Method and system for acquiring branded promotional products
A method and system allows users to purchase branded promotional products over the Internet through a central, real-time exchange process. Users may include...
US-7,127,409 Methods and systems for aviation nonconformance component management
A computerized business process that captures component nonconformance data elements at an inspection process level is described. The nonconformance data is...
US-7,127,330 Business management system and method for a deregulated electric power market using consumer site anomaly detection
A business management method for remote detection of anomalies with interaction between an electric distribution company and a plurality of customer energy...
US-7,127,328 System and method for federated security in an energy management system
A system and method are disclosed for providing authentication of data source and integrity between applications and users in different Non Affiliated...
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