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US-6,968,535 Service mapping method of enterprise application modeling and development for multi-tier service environments
A method for modeling an enterprise application to be performed over multiple tiers in a distributed computer system. The method includes generating a model,...
US-6,968,513 On-line localized business referral system and revenue generation system
An online interactive system comprising a business referral and income generation system linked to one or more listed web sites of businesses in a particular...
US-6,968,453 Secure integrated device with secure, dynamically-selectable capabilities
A method, system, computer program product, and method of doing business by providing a secure integrated device (such as a pervasive computing device) for which...
US-6,968,343 Methods and systems for integrating process modeling and project planning
Methods and system consistent with the present invention provide a workflow modeling and project planning integration tool that allows a user to model a business...
US-6,968,336 Method for generating, organizing table codes either code is highest code level or code is linked to parent...
A business method for converting and storing classification data of existing codes having different number of levels and different number of digits in each level...
US-6,968,334 Method and business process to maintain privacy in distributed recommendation systems
A distributed recommendation system and method are disclosed that provides greater privacy for the user's private data. The method distributes the tasks of a...
US-6,968,325 System and method for automatically adjusting merchandise pricing at a service-oriented interface terminal...
A business method prompts users of electronic payment cards and automatically adjusts automobile fuel pricing based upon the number of passengers in a vehicle at...
US-6,968,316 Systems, methods and computer program products for producing narrative financial analysis reports
Systems, methods, and computer program products for generating a narrative financial analysis of a financial statement of a business entity are provided....
US-6,968,314 Enhanced security features for an automated order fulfillment system
A method is described for facilitating implementation of an automated system for transacting business, where the system users are subject to predetermined rules...
US-6,968,312 System and method for measuring and managing performance in an information technology organization
An IT measurement system is aligned with the IT organization's business goals by examining the IT organization's current state-of-affairs with respect to...
US-6,967,580 Emergency and disabled persons communication business model algorithm and method and apparatus
This invention is an algorithm and method and apparatus for communication in emergency situations and for persons who are disabled. The invention features unique...
US-6,967,277 Audio tone controller system, method, and apparatus
Embodiments of the invention comprise a new device and technique to realize a utilization for providing a system, method, and apparatus for providing an improved...
US-6,965,957 Automatic cluster join protocol
A method for new nodes to join a cluster in a serial sequence includes (a) a new node transmitting a first type of request to join the cluster and (b) the new...
US-6,965,938 System and method for clustering servers for performance and load balancing
A hybrid Notes/DB2 environment provides a requisition catalog on the Web. Client browsers are connected to a GWA infrastructure including a first network...
US-6,965,914 Negotiated wireless peripheral 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-6,965,902 Method and apparatus for managing functions
A method and apparatus for managing functions (e.g., that express business rules) to allow calling functions, maintaining functions, and providing of an...
US-6,965,886 System and method for analyzing and utilizing data, by executing complex analytical models in real time
A system and method for collecting, filtering, analyzing, distributing and effectively utilizing highly relevant events (such as key business events) in real...
US-6,965,872 Systems, methods and computer program products for facilitating the sale of commodity-like goods/services
The invention provides systems and methods for facilitating the sale of commodity-like goods/services. The commodity-like goods/services at which the invention...
US-6,963,845 Business card as electronic mail authorization token
The present invention provides a method of enabling a first user to obtain, using a business card of a second user, authority to transmit electronic mail to the...
US-6,963,826 Performance optimizer system and method
Information is received from a plurality of CRM/SFA sources within an operating environment and is mapped to specific business processes. Transactional data,...
US-6,961,940 Dynamically adapting events to capabilities of a management system
Methods, systems, computer program products, and methods of doing business by automatically and dynamically annotating events in an event management system...
US-6,961,760 Transforming data automatically between communications parties in a computing network
Methods, systems, and computer program products for automatically transforming data or business messages to enable communication between parties in a distributed...
US-6,961,714 Method of quantifying royalty owner rights
The invention is a business method for calculating royalty owner rights--specifically, calculating a metric of use corresponding to an aspect of royalty owner...
US-6,961,562 Method and apparatus for acquiring, processing, using and brokering location information associated with mobile...
An information broker operates a location server coupled to a wireless network and a wireline network, which acquires and processes information indicating...
US-6,959,475 Vehicle body business methods
Various vehicle body business processes are described which capitalize upon the interchangeability of vehicle bodies on a flat rolling chassis. The ability to...
US-6,959,307 Process and system for a client object to perform a remote method invocation of a method in a server object
An adapter is generated by introspecting on the interfaces of an Enterprise JavaBean (EJB) running on a CORBA server. The adapter resides on the Java client-side...
US-6,959,306 Methods for dynamically accessing, processing, and presenting data acquired from disparate data sources
Methods for acquiring and transforming data for business analysis, and computer readable media having program instructions for enabling the same are provided....
US-6,959,284 Containerized liquid coating product supply business method
A consumer places an order for liquid coating product directly with a supplier via the internet or telecommunications. Customer order information is entered into...
US-6,959,183 Operations method for providing wireless communication services and network and system for delivering same
The present invention is directed to an improved operations method for a wireless communication system. The improved business method, operations method, network...
US-6,957,199 Method, system and service for conducting authenticated business transactions
The invention pertains to a method, online service, and system, for creating partnerships based on trust relationships over a public network, authenticating...
US-6,957,186 System method and article of manufacture for building, managing, and supporting various components of a system
A system, method and article of manufacture are provided for identifying various components of a system for building, management, and support purposes. A...
US-6,956,941 Method and system for scheduling inbound inquiries
A method and system schedules inbound inquiries, such as inbound telephone calls, for response by agents in an order that is based in part on the forecasted...
US-6,956,157 Portable travel guitar
A portable travel guitar that can be quickly disassembled to fit in a business briefcase. A string keeper disengages from the end of the neck and maintains the...
US-6,955,883 Life sciences business systems and methods
Improved life sciences business systems and methods are disclosed. One or more genomes are scanned for single nucleotide polymorphisms. The polymorphisms are...
US-6,954,821 Crossbar switch that supports a multi-port slave device and method of operation
A crossbar switch (12) arbitrates for access from multiple bus masters (14, 16, 18, 20 and 22) to multiple addressed slave ports (3 and 4) that have overlapping...
US-6,954,757 Framework, architecture, method and system for reducing latency of business operations of an enterprise
A framework, architecture, system and method are provided for reducing business transaction latencies thereby enabling an enterprise to run as a zero latency...
US-6,954,731 Methods and system for optimizing a campaign
Methods and a system of optimizing campaigns are provided. A campaign is identified and associated with a campaign contact list. Moreover, factors which indicate...
US-6,952,718 Method, system, storage medium and server apparatus for controlling workflow
Flow control for a workflow controlling system is achieved wherein a business document flows among a plurality of participants by, at a system which includes a...
US-6,952,679 Method and system for evaluating quality services
A method and system for evaluating quality service though the use of anonymous shoppers. The method and system provide executives and managers of retail...
US-6,952,558 Wireless sports view display and business method of use
An on-location local multicast distribution system and business method therefor. Contemporaneous information is continuously provided to a local distribution...
US-6,952,399 Method and apparatus for synchronizing the coding and decoding of information in an integrated services hub
A method and system for extrapolating a sampling rate from received digital cells in an integrated services hub in residential or business telecommunication...
US-6,950,983 System and method for populating HTML forms using relational database agents
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-6,950,868 Method of and apparatus for remote monitoring
A method and apparatus is described for remote monitoring of a business site network. One or more remote satellite systems may be strategically positioned at...
US-6,950,805 System for funding, analyzing and managing life insurance policies funded with annuities
The invention relates to a program that administers a method of funding life insurance policies using annuities that are purchased at least in part using...
US-6,948,066 Technique for establishing provable chain of evidence
A method, system, computer program product, and method of doing business by providing a provable chain of evidence for data stream(s) created by one or more...
US-6,947,730 Method enabling mobile telephones to have automatic multiple telephone number dialing capability to a same...
The invention is to provide a method enabling mobile telephones to have automatic multiple telephone number dialing capability to a same called party consisting...
US-6,947,063 System and method for data transfer with respect to external applications
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-6,944,828 System and method for retrieving and editing the data structure of an HTML UI Control
The present invention provides a system and method for retrieving and editing the data structure of a HTML UI Control, such as a treeview. The system and method...
US-6,944,724 Method and apparatus for decoupling tag and data accesses in a cache memory
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that decouples a tag access from a corresponding data access within a cache memory. The system operates...
US-6,944,661 Internet domain names with regional associations
Disclosed is a system and method for providing redirection services, for public networks like the Internet, based upon requests containing both a functional term...
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