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US-6,862,573 Automated transaction management system and method
An automated knowledge dependent transaction management system for processing both the front-end and back-end of a transaction is provided. The system contains...
US-6,862,572 System and method for facilitating interaction between businesses, delivery agents, and customers
A system for facilitating interaction between businesses, independent delivery agents, and customers. The system includes a customer product order interface that...
US-6,860,657 Printing method, printing system and image forming apparatus
When a print process command is outputted from a port terminal, an MFP displays first print information related to the print process command of the port terminal...
US-6,860,236 Method for processing and recycling animal waste and method for doing business using the same
A method for processing animal waste reduces ammonia levels and moisture and eliminates darkling beetles by heating and compressing the animal waste (such as...
US-6,859,795 Method for carrying out transactions and device for realizing the same
A method for effecting payments is suggested which allows protecting the financial interests of each participant of a payment during payments via open...
US-6,859,785 Diagnostic method and apparatus for business growth strategy
A method and apparatus for quantitatively determining the optimal mix of strategies to drive growth (i.e., in company profits). The growth strategy mix includes...
US-6,859,781 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-6,857,877 Recorded medium on which program for displaying skill, achievement level, display device, and displaying method
A recorded medium on which a program for displaying an index of skill achievement level of vocational field concerning the skills that one or more users have is...
US-6,857,020 Apparatus, system, and method for managing quality-of-service-assured e-business service systems
One or more SLA-specified service-level monitors and/or one or more provider-owned service-level management monitors are used by the invention to monitor one or...
US-6,856,992 Methods and apparatus for real-time business visibility using persistent schema-less data storage
The invention provides methods for enterprise business visibility that transform any of marketing, e-commerce and transactional from a plurality of legacy and...
US-6,856,980 Hybrid use of rule and constraint engines
A method and apparatus that allow business users to dynamically add, modify, and delete business rules and associated constraints, and then to apply these...
US-6,856,978 Method and apparatus for interfacing application systems via the internet
A method and apparatus is provided in which the exchange of data between businesses is facilitated by an electronic interface that comprehends the data mapping...
US-6,853,994 Object oriented based, business class methodology for performing data metric analysis
A method for extracting desired data from a digital database comprising the steps of specifying desired data elements to be extracted from an operational...
US-6,853,974 Workflow system, workflow control method and storage medium
In a workflow system capable of simultaneously executing a plurality of business processes, an exception handling unit extracts an exception condition from a...
US-6,853,952 Method and systems of enhancing the effectiveness and success of research and development
Methods of doing business and systems for implementing those methods which improve the effectiveness and success of the research and development of technology...
US-6,853,929 Pipeline control for power management
A method and apparatus for managing power consumption in logic modules without causing power surges. A first and second logic module operate in response to a...
US-6,853,717 Method and apparatus for eliminating unwanted telephone calls
In accordance with the principles of the present invention, unwanted calls may be prevented. In particular, information about a particular destination is stored...
US-6,853,647 System method and network for providing high speed remote access from any location connected by a local loop to...
A telecommunication system for providing a remote access connection having a bandwidth of 128 Kbps or 144 Kbps to any location (homes, small businesses, etc.)...
US-6,851,604 Method and apparatus for providing price updates
A computer implemented method and system for providing price updates is provided. Data is received by a system. The received data is filtered by the system to...
US-6,850,988 System and method for dynamically evaluating an electronic commerce business model through click stream analysis
A system and method for dynamically evaluating an electronic commerce business model through click stream analysis is disclosed. An electronic commerce business...
US-6,850,905 Modular service payroll system
A payroll system and method for determining compensation of employees for work during a pay period on one or more projects. The invention utilizes minimum...
US-6,850,893 Method and apparatus for an improved security system mechanism in a business applications management system...
The present invention provides a solution to the needs described above through an improved method and apparatus for an improved security system mechanism in a...
US-6,850,837 Method and system for providing reminders about points of interests while traveling
A navigation system includes a feature that allows a user to specify a type of point of interest (or business chain) and then receive a reminder when the user is...
US-6,847,981 System and method for generating EJB components from reusable business logics in servlet program
Disclosed is a system and method for generating EJB components by extracting reusable business logic from servlet programs that is one of web program languages...
US-6,847,957 Dynamically extensible rule-based expert-system shell for database-computing environments
A computer-implemented method for flexibly and efficiently representing and applying business rules in a transaction-processing relational database management...
US-6,847,945 Method for conducting a financial analysis
A method is disclosed for conducting a financial analysis. The method includes creating a financial analysis utility having a standardized format, and providing...
US-6,847,940 System and methods for providing a health care industry trade show via internet
This invention will serve as a new worldwide platform for "business-to-business" and "business-to-participants" tradeshows occurring in the healthcare industry...
US-6,847,854 System and method for dynamic multi-objective optimization of machine selection, integration and utilization
The invention provides control systems and methodologies for controlling a process having one or more motorized pumps and associated motor drives, which provide...
US-6,847,713 Method and apparatus for robust call routing
Apparatus and method for performing a recoverable routing of calls using an automatic call distributor to avoid loss of calls at busy agent terminals. Switching...
US-6,847,712 Reservation system and method
A reservation system and method are provided that allow a user, who wants to receive a telephone inquiry or consultation service but cannot get through because...
US-6,846,131 Methods and facilities for producing revenue from gypsum-based refuse sites
The invention pertains to business methods for enabling the creation of positive revenue streams from previously negative assets, and particularly from those...
US-6,845,366 Method of processing a check and an apparatus therefor
A device captures an image of a check having a payee and/or a payor field. Payee data and/or payor data contained in the payee field and/or the payor field is...
US-6,844,809 Passive optical network backhaul for powerline communications
System, apparatus and method for connecting a passive optical network ("PON") to a power line communications ("PLC") network using a PLC HeadEnd installed at the...
US-6,842,783 System and method for enforcing communications bandwidth based service level agreements to plurality of...
A method and system for controlling and guaranteeing a service level agreement (SLA) based on a communications outbound link bandwidth usage to a plurality of...
US-6,842,726 Method of determining RF coverage area in a point-to-multipoint transmission system
A method of determining RF coverage area in a point-to-multi-point RF transmission system and creating model maps showing serviceable business addresses within a...
US-6,842,622 User interface using speech generation to answer cellular phones
A method, computer program product, and system for answering a wireless telephone is provided. In one embodiment, the wireless telephone receives an incoming...
US-6,839,719 Systems and methods for representing and editing multi-dimensional data
Systems and methods for representing, editing, and operating on multi-dimensional data efficiently, compactly, and in real-time with an intuitive graphical user...
US-6,839,700 Load balancing content requests using dynamic document generation cost information
Methods, systems, computer program products, and methods of doing business by performing load balancing of content requests using information regarding the cost...
US-6,837,955 Method of forming printable media
Ultraremovable adhesive is applied to a paper sheet to form therewith a liner sheet and the liner sheet is laminated to a cardstock sheet to form a laminate...
US-6,836,889 Code wrapping to simplify access to and use of enterprise JAVA beans
An improved method to access software components on a server network, such as enterprise beans according to the Enterprise JavaBeans architecture, by using a...
US-6,836,476 Business model, system and method for voice and/or data communications with local business
An apparatus, computer readable medium and method for communicating over a telecommunications network, such as the Internet, with a provider of a service, such...
US-6,834,103 Caller control of call waiting services
A method and system are provided for caller control of telephone calls placed to telephone lines provisioned with a call waiting feature. A call waiting control...
US-6,832,377 Universal registration system
The present invention provides a business process feature for providing universal registration in an information appliance network. The business process feature...
US-6,832,351 Method and system for previewing and printing customized business forms
A method and system for previewing and printing customized pages, such as business forms including invoices and billing statements. An author-created template...
US-6,832,229 System and method for maintaining large-grained database concurrency with a log monitor incorporating...
A system and method for maintaining large-grained database concurrency with a log monitor incorporating dynamically redefinable business logic are described....
US-6,832,201 Method and system for optimizing request shipping in workflow management systems
A method for optimizing request shipping within a plurality of distributed networked computer systems holding a distributed application the usage of which...
US-6,832,130 Method and system for automated document processing
A business reply mail piece and associated processing system that allows information contained within business reply mail to be scanned and interpreted before...
US-6,831,575 Word aligned bitmap compression method, data structure, and apparatus
The Word-Aligned Hybrid (WAH) bitmap compression method and data structure is a relatively efficient method for searching and performing logical, counting, and...
US-6,829,603 System, method and program product for interactive natural dialog
This patent describes a novel system, method, and program product that are used in interactive natural language dialog. One or more presentation managers...
US-6,829,348 System for customer contact information management and methods for using same
The present invention is directed toward a system and method for providing complete customer contact management across a variety of customer contact channels so...
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