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US-7,016,854 Loyalty link method and apparatus with audio performance for integrating customer information with dealer...
A customer data capture system integrated with a dealership data management system allows customer and vehicle maintenance data to be exchanged between a kiosk...
US-7,015,950 Picture taking method and apparatus
Method and apparatus is disclosed to enhance the quality and usefulness of picture taking and other image acquisition for pleasure or business purposes. In a...
US-7,013,388 Vault controller context manager and methods of operation for securely maintaining state information between...
Techniques for use in establishing a secure exchange of information between an end user and a server in a distributed network environment are provided in...
US-7,013,323 System and method for developing and interpreting e-commerce metrics by utilizing a list of rules wherein each...
A system, method and computer program product for developing and interpreting e-commerce metrics is disclosed. The method involves collecting pages that are...
US-7,013,112 Method, system and computer readable medium for making a business decision in response to information from a...
A method, system, and computer readable medium allows a short distance wireless network or networks to provide information to a telecommunication server, or...
US-7,011,401 Under-eye anti-glare sport tattoos
A temporary under-eye anti-glare sport tattoo comprised of a solid dermatological composition with anti-glare properties. The composition forms a film that is...
US-7,010,725 Method and apparatus for getting dump of a computer system
According to the present invention, as regards a computer system that uses virtual storage management, because content of auxiliary storage utilized by paging is...
US-7,010,596 System and method for the allocation of grid computing to network workstations
In a network of workstations implementing a grid for sharing workstation resources while maintaining local workstation workloads, grid workloads are assigned to...
US-7,010,523 System and method for online analytical processing
A system and method for analyzing data is described, in which an application programming interface (API) is provided to permit an online analytical processing...
US-7,010,518 System and method for user defined data object hierarchy
The invention provides a configuration tool to allow a user to build a custom-selected data object hierarchy, for business intelligence or other purposes. Under...
US-7,010,496 Supplier performance reporting
A system and method is provided for improved reporting of supplier performance. A system receives and processes data to enable reporting of on-time performance...
US-7,010,104 Pre-biller capability in enhanced charging collection function (CCF) applications
This invention relates to a method and apparatus for charging and billing of Circuit Switch, Packet Switch, and IP Multimedia Subsystems in third generation...
US-7,010,002 Broadband network with enterprise wireless communication method for residential and business environment
The present invention sets forth a network-centric service distribution architecture and method that integrates a wireless access system/service in the...
US-7,008,300 Advanced wafer refining
A refining apparatus having magnetically responsive refining elements that can be smaller than the workpiece being refined are disclosed. The refining apparatus...
US-7,007,266 Method and software system for modularizing software components for business transaction applications
A system for modularizing a business application, the system including a computer having a first computer-readable medium encoded with a browser and an...
US-7,007,088 Method and apparatus for providing an E-business audit trail in a distributed computing system
A system, apparatus, and a method of memorializing an e-business audit trail are described. As a method, if a message is to be sent to a subscriber by a message...
US-7,007,068 Systems and methods for managing contact information
A service provider maintains a database with subscribers' updated contact information, such as address book entries and other personal and business information....
US-7,007,020 Distributed OLAP-based association rule generation method and system
A distributed OLAP-based method and system for generating association rules. An architecture is provided for processing transaction data to generate summary...
US-7,006,992 Risk assessment and management system
A method of analyzing and presenting a series of risk factors associated with the operation of a business, such as a bank. Quantifiable risk factors are...
US-7,006,980 Method and system for selecting optimal commodities based upon business profile and preferences
A system and method for assisting a customer in choosing among commodities based on a business profile of the customer that includes asking the customer for a...
US-7,006,883 Production system for composite product and production method for manufacturing of same
To provide a product development and manufacturing system to be used in the increasingly competitive electronic equipment market, which enables the process from...
US-7,003,781 Method and apparatus for correlation of events in a distributed multi-system computing environment
A method and system is disclosed for monitoring an operation of a distributed data processing system. The system can include a plurality of applications running...
US-7,003,565 Clickstream data collection technique
Methods, systems, computer program products, and methods of doing business by improving collection of clickstream data in network exchanges comprising a...
US-7,003,517 Web-based system and method for archiving and searching participant-based internet text sources for customer...
A text mining system for collecting business intelligence about a client, as well as for identifying prospective customers of the client, for use in a lead...
US-7,003,090 Method of establishing a communication channel to intelligent support for ebusiness applications
The present invention relates to method and system for providing online information in a networked user environment in which an end-user runs an application...
US-7,003,083 Selectable audio and mixed background sound for voice messaging system
Methods, systems, computer program products, and methods of doing business by selectably mixing one or more sound files with a telephone caller's voice message,...
US-7,002,903 Automatic verification of Walsh code orthogonality
A method of verifying that a CDMA code allocator maintains mutual orthogonality between all concurrently busy codes includes the steps of identifying a code...
US-7,000,041 Method and an apparatus to efficiently handle read completions that satisfy a read request
A method and an apparatus to combine and to send data dynamically are presented. The method comprises receiving data that partially satisfies a read request from...
US-6,999,964 Support for domain level business object keys in EJB
A method, system and program product for providing domain level business object keys in Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB) applications. An instance of an EntityBean...
US-RE38,976 Method of labeling a package
A business form is provided which is particularly useful in shipping products where certain preprinted information can be provided and then individualized...
US-6,996,589 System and method for database conversion
A database conversion engine comprising a method and system to convert business information residing on one system to another system. A generic, extensible,...
US-6,996,423 Portable information terminal and information transmitting method
The disclosed invention provides a portable information terminal making it possible to easily transmit a plurality of kinds of information. The portable...
US-6,996,396 Method of and apparatus for use in forwarding calls intended for roaming subscriber units
A method for use in forwarding a call intended for a GSM-roaming subscriber unit (106) is performed by a mobility gateway (102) connected between an ANSI-41...
US-6,994,432 Early transparency detection routine for inkjet printing
A system of classifying incoming media entering an inkjet printing mechanism identifies transparency media without requiring any special manufacturer markings....
US-6,993,763 Technique for scheduling execution of jobs for or by network-connected devices
Methods, systems, computer program products, and methods of doing business by improving the scheduling of execution of jobs for or by network-connected devices,...
US-6,993,535 Business method and apparatus for employing induced multimedia classifiers based on unified representation of...
This invention is a business system and method to perform categorization (classification) of multimedia items and to make business decisions based on the...
US-6,993,505 Method and system for performing CRA, HMDA, and fair lending analysis and reporting for a financial institution
The present invention discloses a method and system for collecting, standardizing, and analyzing lending data from all the offices of a financial institution,...
US-6,993,500 System and method for electronic business transaction of trading cards
An electronic business transaction system of a trading card typically uses the Internet. That is, when a site for the electronic business transaction of the...
US-6,993,400 System and method for real-time assignment of jobs to production cells
System and method for real-time job cell-assignment using soft-computing is provided. The system includes a work-in-progress module, a load estimation module and...
US-6,993,122 System and method for consumer-initiated business solicitation calling system
The present invention discloses a telecommunications system initiating telephone connections between, for example, a consumer and a service provider based on the...
US-6,991,259 Apparatus and method for improved business form with integrated card
The present invention is a business form with an integrated card. The form comprises a base paper layer having top and bottom surfaces and a periphery, a primary...
US-6,990,586 Secure data transmission from unsecured input environments
An apparatus, business method and program product for selectively providing access to a service facility such as a financial institution or bank. Client access...
US-6,990,532 Context-sensitive help for thin client-based business operations platform
An apparatus and method are provided to support the provision of context-sensitive help functions in a back-end HTML/XML server. The apparatus provides...
US-6,990,466 Method and system for integrating core banking business processes
A system and method are provided for integrating core banking business processes which includes a business platform in which two or more selected banking...
US-6,990,461 Computer implemented vehicle repair analysis system
A computer-implemented method is provided for analyzing and prioritizing business aspects of a vehicle-related multi-step process. The method calculates a...
US-6,990,460 Dynamic demand management
A system, method, and apparatus for allocating demand for a number of time periods is presented herein. The business volume is monitored during each time period,...
US-6,990,459 System and method for developing a farm management plan for production agriculture
A system comprised of hardware, software and business processes for developing an optimal custom farm management plan, and in particular, a single year or...
US-6,990,444 Methods, systems, and computer program products for securely transforming an audio stream to encoded text
A method, system, computer program product, and method of doing business by providing improved audio compression wherein an audio stream is securely transformed...
US-6,990,437 Systems and method for determining performance metrics for constructing information systems
A method and apparatus for designing an optimal IS architecture of a business entity is disclosed. In different levels of abstraction, a business operations...
US-6,988,195 Vault controller supervisor and method of operation for managing multiple independent vault processes and...
A vault controller manages resources in a secure environment or vault dedicated to an authorized user(s) for conducting electronic business in a distributed...
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