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US-6,772,374 Continuous language-based prediction and troubleshooting tool
A real time, computerized, method, system, and method of doing business with respect to troubleshooting and resolving installed base product failures. A client...
US-6,772,285 System and method for identifying busy disk storage units
A busy disk evaluation system includes a busy disk evaluation module and a control module. The busy disk evaluation module is configured to perform a busy disk...
US-6,772,279 Method and apparatus for monitoring the status of CAM comparand registers using a free list and a busy list
According to one embodiment, a CAM system (100) may include a comparand register (CMPR) index block (106) for monitoring a status of comparand registers within...
US-6,772,167 System and method for providing a role table GUI via company group
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-6,771,953 Wireless centrex call transfer
The instant invention discloses a method and system for providing a novel wireless centrex service that untethers subscribers from the immobility associated with...
US-6,771,761 System and method for caller-selectable call routing from a single telephone number
The present invention is directed to a system and method for routing a call to an alternate destination associated with a subscriber of a universal number...
US-6,768,968 Method and system of an integrated simulation tool using business patterns and scripts
A method, system and article of manufacture for estimating the performance of a computer system are provided. Initially, a business pattern representative of the...
US-6,768,483 System and method of providing restrained, streamlined access to a computerized information source
The present disclosure is directed to a system for providing restrained, streamlined access to a computerized information source. The system--which works in...
US-6,766,302 Method and apparatus for advertisement
The invention provides methods for promoting ones business. According to one implementation, a promotional message is imprinted on the face of a charge card....
US-6,766,015 Method and device for hunting for communication channel
A method of hunting for a communication channel in a communication system where a plurality of communication lines each have a plurality of communication...
US-6,765,594 Method and system for managing fundraising campaigns
A system to maximize the effectiveness of managing capital campaigns, annual funds, and fund-raising projects. The invention in one embodiment includes a special...
US-6,764,311 System and method for training/managing basic ability
A training/managing system and method of basic ability which enables objective and efficient management for improving the basic ability of persons by training...
US-6,764,009 Method for tagged bar code data interchange
A method of tagged bar code data interchange includes creating electronic and/or printed documents with tagged bar coded information, capturing and decoding the...
US-6,763,924 Apparatus and method for changing currency
Automated currency changing machine (10) accepts twenty dollar bills and dispenses a combination of dollar and non-cash items in exchange. Bill intake module...
US-6,763,353 Real time business process analysis method and apparatus
A method for monitoring a business process model in which at least one business process object transitions between states. A query having at least one state for...
US-6,763,336 METHOD OF TRANSACTING AN ELECTRONIC MAIL, AN ELECTRONIC COMMERCE, AND AN ELECTRONIC BUSINESS TRANSACTION BY AN...
The present invention relates to a method of transacting e-mail, e-commerce, e-business and for transaction of other data communications having associated...
US-6,763,278 Operating a processing tool in a degraded mode upon detecting a fault
A method and apparatus is provided for operating a processing tool in a degraded mode upon detecting a fault and in accordance with one or more business rules....
US-6,760,727 System for customer contact information management and methods for using same
A system and method for providing complete customer contact management across a variety of customer contact channels so that businesses, or clients (i.e., those...
US-6,760,632 Computer method for providing optimization for business processes
A computer method for providing optimization for business processes for situations wherein there is defined a functional form y=f(x,b), where x comprises a set...
US-6,760,470 Extraction of bank routing number from information entered by a user
A computer-implemented method is disclosed for extracting a user's bank account information from information entered by the user from the face of a check. The...
US-6,760,419 Method and apparatus for interfacing a drive-thru intercom system with a telephone system
A method and system for interconnecting a telephone system and an intercom system. In one exemplary embodiment, telephone switchgear is connected to a telephone...
US-6,757,791 Method and apparatus for reordering packet data units in storage queues for reading and writing memory
A method and system for reordering data units that are to be written to, or read from, selected locations in a memory are described herein. The data units are...
US-6,757,739 Method and apparatus for automatically converting the format of an electronic message
A method and apparatus to automatically map between disparate message formats are provided. In one embodiment, the mapping begins by message selecting a target...
US-6,757,723 Methods and apparatus for remote configuration of an appliance on a network
A network appliance is capable of remote booting and obtaining its configuration information from a source located far away. The network appliance can be shipped...
US-6,757,708 Caching dynamic content
A method, system, and computer program product for caching dynamically generated content (including, but not limited to, dynamically generated Web pages), as...
US-6,757,689 Enabling a zero latency enterprise
Methods are provided for enabling an enterprise to run as a zero latency enterprise (ZLE) and for running an enterprise as a ZLE. Such methods allow the...
US-6,757,371 Method for divisional billing and device thereof
The present invention relates to a method for billing and a device thereof and more particularly relates to the method and the device for dividing the monthly...
US-6,757,364 Voice-activated telephone directory
A method of operating a telecommunications network (10) for providing a voice-activated telephone directory is disclosed. The directory is toll-free to the...
US-6,755,659 Interactive training system and method
The present disclosure relates to a system and method for facilitating personnel education and training, and more particularly to a system and method that allows...
US-6,755,148 Dual magnetic register for a utility meter
The present invention provides a device, system, and method for detecting and measuring the bi-directional flow of a fluid through a fluid meter, such as a...
US-6,754,881 Field programmable network processor and method for customizing a network processor
A network processor is disclosed. The network processor comprises a plurality of standard cells; and at least one field programmable gate array (FPGA) cell that...
US-6,754,847 Methods and systems for monitoring quality assurance
Methods and systems are provided for monitoring a loosely coupled system, such as a web-based system and a business-to-business (B2B) system. In the case of a...
US-6,754,833 Method for generating and distributing telecom and internet revenue
The present invention is directed to a business model and method for generating and distributing Telecom and Internet revenue between a wireless network operator...
US-6,754,654 System and method for extracting knowledge from documents
A program product characterizes a set of information to determine common characteristics among subsets of the set of information. The program product includes...
US-6,754,641 Dynamic identification interchange method for exchanging one form of identification for another
The present invention relates to a system having access to the Internet for the purposes of transacting e-mail, e-commerce, and e-business and for communicating...
US-6,754,486 Method and system for directory assistance services having messaging or paging capability
A mobile telephone, or personal communication services subscriber who wishes directory assistance services is connected in the conventional manner to an operator...
US-6,754,326 Method and apparatus for monitoring telephonic members and providing directory assistance
Telephone users desiring directory assistance services are connected via standard telephone procedures to a directory assistance provider, such as an operator....
US-6,753,889 Platform independent business to business messenger adapter generation tool
A method, apparatus, and system for providing a reliable message adapter generation tool are described. As a method, a first partner schema for the business...
US-6,751,741 Computer power management apparatus and method for optimizing CPU throttling
A method to reduce the power dissipation of a system by omitting an unnecessary CPU throttling operation in a power management apparatus that performs the CPU...
US-6,751,657 System and method for notification subscription filtering based on user role
An approach for providing notification services using rules-based technology is disclosed. A Business Rules Manager module maps the business rules to business...
US-6,751,595 Multi-stage large vocabulary speech recognition system and method
Multiple processing stages are provided with different vocabulary databases to improve processing time, efficiency, and accuracy in speech recognition. The...
US-6,751,581 Method for simulating the formation of an adhesive joint
A method for simulating the formation of an adhesive joint and/or for determining the attributes of the adhesive joint is disclosed. The method allows an...
US-6,751,525 Beverage distribution and dispensing system and method
The present invention is a beverage distribution and dispensing system and method for distributing drinks such as soda, juice and punch, to a home or business...
US-6,749,230 Business form with imaging compatible punch-out card and method
A business form with laser compatible punch-out card and the methods of making the combination. The card is permanently adhered to a perforated backer sheet, the...
US-6,747,761 Delivery expert system and method
An automated rule-based system for facilitating delivery of a fax document from a source to a destination over a network where an initial delivery attempt has...
US-6,747,688 Apparatus and method for reproducing real colors in a video system
The present invention relates to an apparatus and a method for reproducing real colors of a video system. The apparatus comprises a video signal generating...
US-6,747,557 System and method for signaling a weather alert condition to a residential environment
As system and method are provided for communicating weather conditions to remote locations, such as inside of residential homes, offices, or businesses. In...
US-6,747,273 Methods of detecting protein arginine methyltransferase, and uses related thereto
This invention relates to methods and reagents for detecting the presence of symmetrically and asymmetrically methylated arginine residues, either along or in...
US-6,745,382 CORBA wrappers for rules automation technology
A method, system, and software product in which wrappers for rules automation technology are provided. Business rules, business objects, and at least one object...
US-6,745,381 Method and apparatus for annotating static object models with business rules
A method and apparatus for providing a methodology and notation which enables an explicit distinction between those features of an object-oriented object model...
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