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US-6,741,697 Telephone call centre performance evaluation
A method of monitoring the performance of a CTI enabled business application for a call center is described. The method comprises the steps of acquiring...
US-6,740,189 Business accessory article with graphic image and method of making
An article such as a soft cover portfolio, or desk folder includes a graphic image thereon by transferring an image from a source to a processor which is...
US-6,738,905 Conditional access via secure logging with simplified key management
A method and apparatus for distributing content data from a content provider to a subscriber. The method includes encrypting content data by the content provider...
US-6,738,750 Method of using a network of computers to facilitate and control access or admission to facility, site,...
The present invention is a method and apparatus that allows for the verification and substantiation of the purchase of access or admission to those facilities,...
US-6,738,615 Wireless centrex caller ID
The instant invention discloses a method and system for providing a novel wireless centrex service that untethers subscribers from the immobility associated with...
US-6,738,377 System and method for dynamic micro placement of IP connection filters
Virtual Private Networking (VPN) is an emerging technology area enabling e-business on the Internet. A key underlying VPN technology is IP Security (IPsec), for...
US-6,735,178 Method for maximizing throughput for multiple links using directional elements
In an imperfect mesh network or in a star network, the directionality of transmission and reception at each node, as through a directional antenna, is selected...
US-6,732,109 Method and system for transferring information between a user interface and a database over a global...
A relational database residing on a second computer, and is accessed by a user interface via a global information network such as the Internet. The relational...
US-6,732,019 Business management system and method for a deregulated electric power market using online diagnostic services
A business management method for detection of anomalies with interaction between an electric distribution company and a plurality of customer energy consumers...
US-6,731,937 Call set-up control with automatic recall if busy subscriber
The invention relates to a control apparatus (AGNT), a telecommunication system (SYS), a control method and a subscriber station (SS1, TE, MT; SS2, TE, MT; SS3,...
US-6,731,323 Media-enhanced greetings and/or responses in communication systems
Methods, systems, computer program products, and methods of doing business by using various types of media to enhance greetings and/or responses provided to...
US-6,729,577 Tail-braced wing aircraft and configurations for achieving long supersonic range and low sonic boom
The present invention provides improvements for supersonic aircraft, joined-wing aircraft and sonic boom reduction, separately and in combination, for long range...
US-6,728,759 System and method of composing search free mail
A system and method which allows users to compose search free mail via a native identifier scheme. Users access a plurality of native oriented domains identified...
US-6,728,693 Method and apparatus for warning a user of potential limitations of a database request and/or the results...
Method and apparatus for warning the user of potential limitations of a database request or the results provided thereby and for warning the user of potential...
US-6,725,220 System and method for integrating paper-based business documents with computer-readable data entered via a...
In an Internet-based process, a method of integrating paper-based business documents requiring an original signature with electronic data about those documents,...
US-6,725,210 Process database entries to provide predictions of future data values
The present invention relates to a method and apparatus for processing entries stored in an electronic database where each entry comprises a succession of data...
US-6,725,048 Traffic congestion management when providing realtime information to service providers
Methods, systems, and arrangements facilitate information interexchange between a telecommunications network and an information service provider. For example, a...
US-6,724,878 Method and system for processing a telephone call
The invention discloses a method and system for processing a telephone call to an on-line subscriber, when the subscriber telephone line is busy as a result of...
US-6,724,867 Method and apparatus for automatic message transfer from a remote messaging system to a local communication device
The system comprises an off-premises voice or fax mail system and an on-premises CPE device that can periodically interrogate the telephone line to monitor for...
US-6,721,743 Value points exchanging managing method among first and second business entities where value points available...
A customer-use terminal unit 20 managed by a customer transmits exchange instructing information, which instructs an exchange of valuable points obtained by the...
US-6,721,714 Method and system for tactical airline management
The present invention provides a method and system for managing the assets of a user airline. In a preferred embodiment, this method comprises the steps of: (a)...
US-6,721,713 Business alliance identification in a web architecture framework
A system, method and article of manufacture are provided for identifying alliances among a plurality of business entities in components of a network framework....
US-6,721,408 Method and apparatus for recording or forwarding messages
A system and method provide the capability for a visitor to a home or business to leave an audio message for the occupants if they are not present. Outside the...
US-6,718,331 Method and apparatus for locating inter-enterprise resources using text-based strings
A standard format is provided for a text string called an enterprise identifier, which acts as a handle to access resources from disparate sources and...
US-6,718,226 Method of providing data for numerical control machining unit
An NC data service business is created, by making use of a numerical control (NC) data service provider company PC1 provided with associated devices necessary...
US-6,715,514 Method and apparatus for fluid transport, storage and dispensing
A highly efficient apparatus and method for managing the transport, delivery, holding, dispensing, and removal of fluid material from a source to a user is...
US-6,715,073 Secure server using public key registration and methods of operation
A secure-end-to-end communication system for electronic business system and method of operation, e.g., the Internet, includes a web server--vault controller...
US-6,714,931 Method and apparatus for forming user sessions and presenting internet data according to the user sessions
Conventionally, a web site stores Internet data indicating file access status for the files that have been accessed in response to requests from web browsers....
US-6,714,642 System and methods for call decisioning in a virtual call center integrating telephony with computers
An apparatus and methods for a call routing system is disclosed whereby the call routing service provider is associated with a series of partners. By providing a...
US-6,711,589 Method of doing business by identifying customers of competitors through world wide web searches of job listing...
A business method for identifying business competitors' customers through Web searches of job listing databases or job boards and company Web sites where jobs...
US-6,711,450 Integration of business rule parameters in priority setting of wafer processing
A method and a system for managing the movement of material lots through a semiconductor fabrication facility. In an example embodiment of the method, the...
US-6,711,240 Systems and methods for per use message delivery
A calling party dials a called party, leaves a message on a voice messaging system after either receiving a busy status or a no-answer status, and the messaging...
US-6,705,942 Method and apparatus for managing golf related information obtained in part by using impulse radio technology
An apparatus, system and method are provided that can overcome the shortcomings of traditional golf course positioning systems by utilizing impulse radio...
US-6,704,723 Method and system for providing business intelligence information over a computer network via extensible markup...
A method and system is provided for exchanging information over a computer network. A network server computer system receives a query request from at least one...
US-6,701,299 Real-time delivery feasibility analysis systems and methods
Systems and methods for scheduling deliveries, in real time, to be made within one or more delivery time windows. For each requested delivery, the system...
US-6,700,972 System and method for processing and collecting data from a call directed to a call center
The present invention provides a method and system for processing and collecting, at a telephone network central office, information for a call directed to a...
US-6,700,966 System, apparatus and method for processing calls based on place detection of moving personnel or objects
In ordinary telephones, a communication partner is called without considering the location of the communication partner and whether or not the communication...
US-6,699,551 Printable form with removable label and method for producing same
Printable forms such as business forms having removable labels integrated therein are produced by applying a silicone release layer to the front face thereof and...
US-6,697,960 Method and system for recovering data to maintain business continuity
A system and method to allow mirroring of data into a recovery site in real time so that as data is written to disk in a primary data center location, it is...
US-6,697,815 Method and apparatus for application program specification and run time execution providing for the separation...
A method and apparatus for conducting business via the worldwide Web in which business programming is isolated from Web user interface programming. In accordance...
US-6,697,812 Method and system for eliminating error when packing or packaging sets of serialized products or otherwise...
A method of preparing a set of items for future business processes includes the step of grouping the items to be included in the set, each of the items...
US-6,697,809 Data retrieval and transmission system
Methods and apparatus are disclosed for modifying data for use by a business. Data including one or more values are obtained. At least a portion of the data is...
US-6,695,145 Unique sequencing and sorting system for garments in the uniform rental business
A method for organizing the picking up of soiled garments, cleaning them and returning of them to a customer is disclosed that greatly improves the efficiency...
US-6,694,384 Method and system to remotely configure business office devices to user defined parameters
A method and system for configuring and/or re-configuring an office device to satisfy each user's particular needs. Such a system allows a user to determine at...
US-6,694,328 Method for creating queries on version objects
A method is disclosed for performing a query in a Long Running Business Process framework system. The method has steps of: (a) generating a modified base search...
US-6,694,316 System and method for a subject-based channel distribution of automatic, real-time delivery of personalized...
This invention relates to an automatic real-time personalized intelligence network that actively delivers a plurality of channels of personalized and timely...
US-6,694,003 Method and apparatus for prepaid inbound call forwarding service
A telecommunication service is disclosed which allows customers to prepay a telephone service to allow them to receive inbound calls forwarded anonymously to a...
US-6,693,877 Data discard avoidance method
A method of avoiding the discarding of data in congested data networks includes receiving a data packet sent from a first station (15) to a first transceiver...
US-6,692,260 Business method and device for marketing automobile fluid replacement services
A method and sampling system are provided for sampling and marketing fluid replacement services. Once an automobile arrives at the service facility, the...
US-6,691,547 Method of doing business and manufacturing in a stamping and extrusion facility
A method of manufacturing a stamped, extruded finished part includes permanently attaching upper and lower shoes to a moveable ram and a stationary bolster plate...
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