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US-6,336,169 Background kill system bus transaction to optimize coherency transactions on a multiprocessor system bus
A method of maintaining cache coherency when a value is shared in one or more caches and an invalidation request for the corresponding memory block is issued, by...
US-6,335,964 Voice processing system
A voice processing system is connected to a switch via multiple telephone lines, and provides a set of line objects, each line object being associated with one...
US-6,334,158 User-interactive system and method for integrating applications
An application integrator that provides a user-interactive environment for integrating software applications having incompatible programming interfaces, such as...
US-6,332,939 Simple pressure seal methods
A simplified pressure sealing apparatus for acting on business forms having pressure activated cohesive to seal the cohesive has only two or three pressure-seal...
US-6,330,628 Memory including a data structure used for identifying a communication protocol of a received communication
A method and system which allows a remote monitoring and diagnostic computer or system to communicate using different communication protocols which are stored...
US-6,330,575 Web commerce tool kit for distributed payment processing
Methods and systems for designing a Web page, to be hosted on a Web page server. The development applications provide an object-oriented, template-driven...
US-6,330,323 Enhanced overflow call processing
A system and method for Enhanced Overflow Call Processing redirects calls which cannot be completed to alternate terminations. An originating switch queries a...
US-6,328,210 Card for driver and traffic-related business conducting apparatus and method using the same
An IC card for the operators of vehicles in traffic, with which a traffic-related business conducting apparatus is used, and a method using the same are...
US-6,327,578 Four-party credit/debit payment protocol
A method, system, program, and method of doing business are disclosed for electronic commerce that includes the feature of a "thin" consumer's wallet by...
US-6,327,570 Personal business service system and method
A system and method of computerizing companies with customized individual addressable electronic direct marketing, self-service automation, and customer care...
US-6,327,356 Call forwarding on busy or no answer when call waiting is active
A method and an apparatus for handling incoming calls when call waiting is active. If the called party is not on a call when an incoming call occurs and the...
US-6,324,541 System, method, and computer program product for providing relational patterns between entities
A contact intelligence data mining tool for storing, processing, displaying, and printing relational patterns between entities (e.g., business and other...
US-6,321,205 Method of and system for modeling and analyzing business improvement programs
An automated system (100) and method for evaluating the probable impact of user-specified or system generated changes in business value drivers on the other...
US-6,312,544 Simple pressure seal methods
A simplified pressure sealing apparatus for acting on business forms having pressure activated cohesive to seal the cohesive has only two or three pressure-seal...
US-6,312,208 Method and apparatus for business forms processing
A system for stacking continuous folded forms or web coming from a folder and separator and moving to a conveyor. A table is positioned adjacent and in line with...
US-6,311,191 Method and apparatus for improved contact and activity management and planning
Methods and apparatus for improved contact and activity management and planning where subject data, activity data and topic data are created and functionally...
US-6,310,950 Method, exchange and telecommunications network for controlling the establishment of connections to a...
Measurements are performed for detecting a mass calling to a subscriber (T) in a telecommunications network (KN), for controlling the establishment of ...
US-6,310,946 Method for interrupting a telephone call after receiving a busy signal
A telephone subscriber placing a telephone call through a telecommunications network (10) to a telephone line carrying an existing call may interrupt that call...
US-6,308,522 Method for manufacturing a vending machine for serving extremely cold frozen product and method for...
The present invention is generally directed to a method for modifying a vending machine to provide a vending machine for storing product at a temperature no...
US-6,308,161 System and method for business process space definition
A method and system for representing business processes such as in a workflow model. Each of a plurality of processes is defined as a 3-tuple including a noun, a...
US-6,303,539 Printable sheets which forms duplicate copies and methods for producing and using same
Business forms that provide duplicate images in heat fusing toner printers which comprise a base sheet and a thermosensitive, image-forming coating positioned on...
US-6,301,607 Arrangement and method for displaying and sharing images
According to an aspect of the disclosure, the present invention provides methods and arrangements for using the internet and an internet access appliance to...
US-6,301,574 System for providing business information
An apparatus, method and data structure for communicating business information, including outsourcing information. Contractor provide information regarding their...
US-6,301,565 System and method of verifying graphically displayed relative information
An electronic price label relative information verification system which ensures that first business information for an item is equal to second business...
US-6,301,533 Business trip computer
A tracking system for monitoring the use of a vehicle is provided. The tracking system includes a plurality of operational sensors, a location sensor and a data...
US-6,301,523 Apparatus and method of dispensing asphalt sealant during non-business hours
An asphalt sealant dispensing system includes an electronic user interface adapted to allow customers during non-business hours access to asphalt sealant. A...
US-6,301,466 System and method for optimization of call forwarding on busy for an optimized mobile station within a...
A telecommunications system and method is disclosed for optimizing the Call Forwarding on Busy (CFB) feature for optimized mobile stations (MSs) within a...
US-6,298,406 Method of and apparatus for detecting direction of reception of bus packets and controlling direction of...
A node on a bus structure includes a physical interface to the bus structure. The physical interface determines the port on which an inbound bus packet is...
US-6,298,352 Apparatus and method for managing number sources
A number resource management system for automatically managing number resources implements a Web-based client-server application for accessing and updating...
US-6,295,279 System and method for measuring reverse-link carrier-to-interference ratio for a time division multiple access...
A telecommunications system and method is disclosed for obtaining an accurate reverse-link Carrier-to-Interference (C/I) measurement for a Time Division Multiple...
US-6,292,785 Business system and method of compiling mailing list of interested customers
A system and method for using a mailing label to be applied to magazines, newspapers, circulars or other mass mailing items, which has a subscriber's name and...
US-6,292,494 Channel hopping protocol
A method and means for information transmission over a medium for a wireless communication system comprising a network of stations capable of sending and...
US-6,286,046 Method of recording and measuring e-business sessions on the world wide web
A monitor located between a Web browser and a server upon which a server application is running. The monitor is useful for recording a set of URLs (sometimes...
US-6,286,028 Method and apparatus for conducting electronic commerce
A generic interface between an electronic commerce frontend and a business management backend is provided via an object oriented computer program product. In...
US-6,286,005 Method and apparatus for analyzing data and advertising optimization
The most preferred embodiment of the present invention is a computer-based decision support system that includes three main components: a database mining engine...
US-6,282,284 Method and system for establishing voice communications using a computer network
A method and system (100) establishes voice communications between a computer operator (102) and an agent (104) of a business over a computer network, such as...
US-6,282,232 Methods and apparatus for burst-mode CDMA DSSS communications receiving systems
A method and apparatus for receiving and processing burst-mode code-division multiple access (CDMA) direct-sequence spread-spectrum (DSSS) signals is provided....
US-6,278,940 Input method for selecting destination, navigation system using the same, and information storage medium for...
A destination input method and apparatus in which points of interest in an input category are listed and displayed, and a destination is input by selecting a...
US-6,275,977 Application cooperation method and apparatus
In an application cooperation apparatus for supporting configuration/reconfiguration of a business process support system, node class object information defining...
US-6,275,873 System for data communication between disk adapter and disk cartridge drive where adapter controller sending...
A method of communication between an adapter and a drive improves the data processing efficiency of the adapter and data transfer efficiency between the adapter...
US-6,275,809 Business processing system employing a notice board business system database and method of processing the same
A notice board business system database stores therein collectively the contents of all the data heads relating to a series of business processes, and is held in...
US-6,275,572 Congestion control method and system in an exchange
The present invention is provided to improve congestion control without changing a quality of a connection service of communications even if congestion occurs...
US-6,275,200 Method and apparatus for a transparent network guest controller
A method and apparatus for controlling an electronic display comprises a guest controller transparently linked to an existing host computer system or network....
US-6,272,482 Managing business rules using jurisdictions
A method of managing a set of rules used by a computer program, by defining jurisdictions adapted to exert authority over a decision to be made by the program,...
US-6,272,211 On-hold messaging system and method
An on-hold messaging system is provided for use with a business telephone system having an on-hold audio input. The system includes an optical disc having one or...
US-6,269,457 Technology regression and verification acceptance method
A method for regression and verification of hardware, network, and/or software technology platforms to deliver acceptance status details. This method variously...
US-6,265,842 Cross-connect method and apparatus
A remotely controlled cross-connection switching matrix, particularly suited for telephone systems, has a jumper pin picker and placement mechanism selectively...
US-6,263,498 Method and apparatus for enabling server side distributed object modification
A method and apparatus in a distributed data processing system for managing application modification in a distributed data processing system. The first portion...
US-6,263,023 High definition television decoder
A video decoder for decoding data at a high rate uses a plurality of slower slice decoders. A common memory is shared by all slice decoders drastically reducing...
US-6,262,918 Space management for managing high capacity nonvolatile memory
In accordance with an embodiment of the present invention, a method and apparatus is disclosed for use in a digital system having a host coupled to at least two...
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