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US-6,876,988 Enhanced computer performance forecasting system
A method and system for computing a performance forecast for an e-business system or other computer architecture to proactively manage the system to prevent...
US-6,876,977 Shared shopping basket management system
A computer implemented method is provided for conducting business-to-business electronic commerce over the Internet. The method includes the step of providing a...
US-6,876,893 Order-receiving/manufacturing system for oscillators, control method therefor, business center server, and...
A blank oscillator 300' is prepared for each office, and control data is written into this blank oscillator 300', thereby manufacturing an oscillator 300. Upon...
US-6,873,964 Method and system for recruiting personnel
A method for recruiting personnel for a business entity including a plurality of distinct business units each having individual hiring requirements, wherein at...
US-6,873,861 Business card presentation via mobile phone
A method for providing an electronic business card to a contact via a cellular phone is disclosed. Several business card menu options are provided to a user of a...
US-6,873,622 Broadband circuit identification method for controlling service access
A method for controlling customers' access to services on a broadband network. The method uses a circuit identifier, unique to each customer, to compare service...
US-6,873,254 Multicondition detection apparatus and method providing interleaved tone and verbal warnings
An apparatus for the detection and enunciation of hazardous conditions within an environment comprises at least two detection circuits positioned to sense...
US-6,872,138 System and method for tracking game of chance proceeds
A system and method for tracking game of chance proceeds are provided. The invention includes a point of sale computer electronically communicating registered...
US-6,871,213 System and method for web co-navigation with dynamic content including incorporation of business rule into web...
A method and system for exchanging information over a communications network are described. According to one embodiment, an exemplary method of the invention...
US-6,871,184 Method of delivering groceries purchased over the internet
Groceries ordered over the Internet by a particular time in the early evening may be delivered by the next morning to a location within a 5-6 hour delivery...
US-6,871,140 System and method for collection, distribution, and use of information in connection with commercial real estate
A system and method for creating a unified commercial real estate data model through collection, distribution and use of information in connection with...
US-6,870,926 Method of optimizing call center resources based upon statistics
A method and apparatus are provided for allocating resources within a call center based upon a predetermined business rule of an enterprise controlling the call...
US-6,870,917 Methods and systems for call interruption services
Methods and systems are provided that can automatically facilitate busy line validation (BLV) and emergency interrupt (EI) services with the aid of various...
US-6,870,832 Telecommunications provider agent
The invention is a provider agent product and method that operates as a software interface between a telephony card and a session manager in an advanced...
US-6,868,545 Method for re-using system-on-chip verification software in an operating system
The time, effort and expense required to develop verification software for testing and de-bugging system-on-chip (SOC) designs represents a considerable...
US-6,868,540 Recycling events to take advantage of 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-6,868,445 Low-impact method and apparatus for maintaining network access servers
A method of performing maintenance on a network access server having associated channels carrying incoming digital or analog traffic determines whether...
US-6,868,413 System and method for customizing and processing business logic rules in a business process system
Systems and methods for customizing business logic rules within a business process automation system and for processing business logic rules in a business...
US-6,868,150 Method for use with caller ID system
An apparatus and method are disclosed for accessing telephone or cellular originating central office equipment to control the disclosure of a calling party...
US-6,868,147 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-6,866,515 Method for providing business conduct training
The present invention relates to a computer-implemented method for providing business conduct training. The trainee is identified using an identifier input by...
US-6,863,311 Self-laminating strip label and method for assembling same
A business form is provided comprising two layers of material. A first of the layers comprises a strip label layer and a second of the layers comprises a...
US-6,862,589 System and method for performing diagnostics using a portable device displaying diagnostic data using templates
A diagnostic tool suite is made available to technicians servicing equipment at residential and business locations using a portable device such as a PDA. The PDA...
US-6,862,574 Method for customer segmentation with applications to electronic commerce
The customer segmentation software according to the present invention automatically finds or creates profiles of prototypical customers in a large e-commerce...
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...
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