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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...
US-6,259,672 Method and apparatus for providing delayed communications within a communication system
A method of providing delayed communications within a communication system begins with the steps of detecting (201) selection of simultaneous transmission of a...
US-6,258,746 Thermally imagable business record and method of desensitizing a thermally imagable surface
A thermally imagable business record, such as a form, label, tag, or the like is provided which may be activated to form human and/or machine readable images as...
US-6,257,693 Automatic optimization of hardcopy output
A method of automatically optimizing the controllable parameters related to producing printed material on a hardcopy output device is provided, along with a...
US-6,254,527 Apparatus for biophilically promoting personal relaxation, for reducing physical and/or psychological personal...
A method and apparatus for relaxing a person in a stressful environment, such as a health care, business, hospitality or educational setting, provides a person...
US-6,254,001 Electronic business card device
A method of transferring business card information from a first user to a second user includes the steps of providing said first and second users with an...
US-6,253,251 Information handling system, method, and article of manufacture including integration of object security...
A system, method and article of manufacture for integrating object security service authorization in a distributed computing environment, includes one or more...
US-6,253,244 System and computer-implemented method for providing access to host-based screen applications using...
A method in a computer system, having a client, a server and a host, is disclosed which provides access to host-based legacy screen applications. The method...
US-6,253,206 Method and apparatus for a commercial network system designed to facilitate, manage and support the...
A system in which the implementation and integration of technology systems is facilitated, managed and supported regardless of the type of technology system...
US-6,253,190 Programmable shelf tag and method for changing and updating shelf tag information
A shelf tag comprising a liquid crystal display having optical states which are stable without power and an interface that allows for each character element to...
US-6,253,071 Method and apparatus for a cross-connect system with automatic facility information transference to a remote...
Automatic facility information transfer to remote locations in cross-connect systems is accomplished by providing limited telephone services to wired premises...
US-6,252,954 System and method for delaying the ringing of a line
With respect to processing a communication, a method and system for delaying the ringing of a line until the status of the communication is determined when...
US-6,249,800 Apparatus and accompanying method for assigning session requests in a multi-server sysplex environment
Apparatus and accompanying methods for use preferably in a multi-system shared data (sysplex) environment (100), wherein each system (110) provides one or more...
US-6,249,778 Integrated electronic scale, and a system and method which uses the scale automatically to compute...
An electronic scale integrally formed within the housing of a piece of office equipment increases a user's work space in a home or business environment. The...
US-6,249,774 Method for owning, managing, automatically replenishing, and invoicing inventory items
A method by which a distributor owns, manages, and automatically replenishes the inventory of a business that is a customer of the distributor. The distributor...
US-6,249,769 Method, system and program product for evaluating the business requirements of an enterprise for generating...
The information technology environment and requirements of a business entity are evaluated via an interactive engagement process, system and program product to...
US-6,246,880 Determining subscriber demands on a communications system
A method and system in a wireless communications system enables a network operator to accommodate subscriber demands by matching resources to current, congested...
US-6,246,485 Printer communication system and method
A printer communication system includes a printer (20) having a printer controller (34) with memory (38) and a processor (36). The printer (20) receives and...
US-6,243,842 Method and apparatus for operating on a memory unit via a JTAG port
A method of controlling the operations of an on-chip memory unit includes the steps of receiving an indication of at least the ready or busy state of the memory...
US-6,243,378 Method and apparatus for minimizing contention losses in networks
Contention losses are minimized in path searching, circuit-switched networks by adding intelligence to the last stage of the network. A count of number of bytes...
US-6,241,641 Method for establishing exercise activities using recyclable materials and related structures
An exercise device and business method for employing an existing plastic container as the exercise device. The exercise device is an existing plastic container...
US-6,240,486 System and method for on-line, real time, data migration
A system and method for providing on-line, real-time, transparent data migration from an existing storage device to a replacement storage device. The existing...
US-6,240,470 Magnetic disk control unit, and firmware active-interchange method therefor
The present invention relates to a magnetic disk control unit which can accomplish active interchange of firmwares. Thus, in this invention, a firmware...
US-6,240,415 Corporate and entertainment management interactive system using a computer network
A system, method, and apparatus is provided for computerized management of a method of corporate, business or sports management by a remote party comprising...
US-6,233,653 Hierarchical data storage system and data caching method
In a hierarchical data storage system that supplies data, on request, from a library apparatus in which the data are stored on removable media and from a...
US-6,233,572 Computer implemented system and method for high level controlled searching through a problem space
A system and method for searching a problem space. In an exemplary application, the search constructs a plan associated with a business enterprise and the...
US-6,233,493 Computer-implemented product development planning method
A computer-implemented system (10) for product development planning. The system (10) models a business enterprise in terms of its proposed products and the tasks...
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