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US-6,141,705 System for querying a peripheral device to determine its processing capabilities and then offloading specific...
The present invention is directed to a method and computer program product for offloading specific processing tasks that would otherwise be performed in a...
US-6,141,660 Command line interface for creating business objects for accessing a hierarchical database
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for generating class specifications for an object-oriented application that accesses a hierarchical database. The...
US-6,141,647 System and method for integrating a business environment, a process control environment, and a laboratory...
A system and method for integrating a business transaction processing system, a process control system, and a laboratory system provides a computer integrated...
US-6,141,006 Methods for executing commercial transactions in a network system using visual link objects
Apparatus and methods for executing business transactions and transferring subscribed for and periodically updated information across networks by means of...
US-6,138,139 Method and apparatus for supporting diverse interaction paths within a multimedia communication center
A programmable diverse interaction code module (DIM) in an enterprise-hosted multimedia call center (MMCC) for facilitates and monitors diverse interactions...
US-6,138,088 Method and apparatus for process control by using natural language processing (NLP) technology
Natural language processing is used in a method and apparatus for the computer-backed control of business processes and process sequences. The method involves...
US-6,138,008 Wireless telephone menu system
A method for completing a telephone call originating from a calling party to a called party. The method determines the time zone at a first cell location...
US-6,134,706 Software business objects in a multi-level organizational structure
The present invention relates to a method of developing a software system using Object Oriented Technology. The present invention addresses the problem of...
US-6,134,584 Method for accessing and retrieving information from a source maintained by a network server
A method and system is disclosed for scheduling data download, such as web pages, databases or softwares, over a network such as the internet. The method...
US-6,134,539 System, method and article of manufacture for a goal based education and reporting system
A system is disclosed that provides a goal based learning system utilizing a rule based expert training system to provide a cognitive educational experience. The...
US-6,134,530 Rule based routing system and method for a virtual sales and service center
A rule based routing system and method is disclosed. The rule based routing system and method matches employee skills with a customer profile thereby ...
US-6,134,307 Call conversion process for a business system for a global telecommunications network
The present invention provides a method for converting call events. The method includes receiving a plurality of call events from a plurality of sources in a...
US-6,134,151 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-6,133,195 Package shipment-facilitating business forms and method of utilization thereof
A shipping facilitating business form allows an outgoing address label to be imaged at the same time that a record copy is being imaged, and has both outgoing...
US-6,131,151 Processing high-speed digital datastreams with reduced memory
Methods and apparatus are described for managing high-bandwidth incoming digital data streams, such as MPEG encoded data streams, while reducing memory...
US-6,131,099 Print and mail business recovery configuration method and system
A print and mail recovery system configuration method enables the efficient configuration of a customized executable plan to ensure continuation of critical...
US-6,130,935 Virtual networking work at home system and method
A system and method for virtual networking work at home provides the capability to bill business calls from an employee's home telephone to the business and to...
US-6,130,934 Method and telecommunication system for transmitting a facsimile message
A method and system for transmitting a facsimile message uses a public-switched telecommunications network, the public-switched telecommunication network having...
US-6,128,611 Internet-enabled generic application program for accessing hierarchical data
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for accessing a hierarchical database. An objects framework models the database as one or more objects. An...
US-6,128,504 Apparatus and method of contention resolution for a plurality of handset units in a cordless telephone system
A cordless telephone arranged for operation in a frequency hopping system includes an arrangement which allows multiple cordless telephone portable units to...
US-6,125,730 Dual web singulating cutter
A method and apparatus for producing an array of individual business forms from a web allow two or more sets of forms from a single web to be formed and...
US-6,125,358 System, method and article of manufacture for a simulation system for goal based education of a plurality of...
A system is disclosed that provides a goal based learning system utilizing a rule based expert training system to provide a cognitive educational experience. The...
US-6,125,171 Method and telecommunication system for transmitting a facsimile message
A method and system for transmitting a facsimile message uses a public-switched telecommunications network, the public-switched telecommunication network having...
US-6,125,126 Method and apparatus for selective call forwarding
The present invention provides a selective automatic call forwarding method and system. In response to a request from a subscriber for the selective call...
US-6,124,879 Visual telephone system and method capable of controlling the use of a telephone line
A visual telephone system is disclosed which comprises a modem for transmitting and receiving video and voice signals so as to perform a visual communication via...
US-6,122,681 Super pipelined architecture for transmit flow in a network controller
A system and method of by pipelining the flow of data in a bus mastered network controller. The concept of successful completion on copy is used. The bus...
US-6,122,566 Method and apparatus for sequencing wafers in a multiple chamber, semiconductor wafer processing system
A method and apparatus for controlling a multiple chamber semiconductor wafer processing system. The processing system includes a plurality of process chambers...
US-6,122,358 Operator connection control method
A terminal management unit for executing control for connection to an operator when a communication apparatus is busy is provided in a network, and terminals...
US-6,122,073 Communications terminal and interfacing method therefor
A peripheral communications terminal and interfacing method whereby host terminal intercommunication can proceed when the communications terminal is off-line...
US-6,120,043 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-6,118,373 Method of remotely detecting an ambient condition
The present invention provides a remote detection device including a conventional measurement device, such as a thermostat, having an internal contact which is...
US-6,116,175 Method for sewing stretchable cloths
In a method of sewing stretchable cloths, one or two stretchable cloths and a stretchable base cloth operating as a supporting member are laminated together such...
US-6,115,770 System and method for coordinating competing register accesses by multiple buses
An electronic circuit coordinates accesses to a register shared among multiple system resources by managing the priority of each system resource relative to...
US-6,115,768 System and method for controlling main memory employing pipeline-controlled bus
A memory control system comprises a main memory including a plurality of banks; two or more requesters each of which includes an MPU or an I/O section which...
US-6,115,693 Quality center and method for a virtual sales and service center
A Quality Center for a Virtual Sales and Service Center. The Quality Center is responsible for monitoring the "customer experience" across the telephone customer...
US-6,115,642 Systems and methods for facilitating the exchange of information between separate business entities
Systems, methods, and computer program products synchronize product fabrication schedules with supplier schedules. A fabrication schedule is obtained from a...
US-6,115,641 Systems and methods for facilitating the exchange of information between separate business entities
A computer based product catalog system is provided for automatically distributing product information to members of a network. Electronically stored catalogs of...
US-6,115,613 System and method for providing telephone service to each member of a group of radio telephone subscribers
Mobile radio telephone service is provided to a plurality of members of a subscriber group. Members of the subscriber group, which may comprise, for example,...
US-6,112,188 Privatization marketplace
Computerized methods and tools for developing and implementing economic policies are provided. The methods and tools, which do not rely on advanced...
US-6,111,954 Steganographic methods and media for photography
Technology is now available permitting consumers to make amateur- or even professional-grade copies of photographs. For wedding and portrait photographers, in...
US-6,108,953 File folder business card organizer system
A file folder business card organizer system wherein a business card can be adhesively attached to the a tab portion of a file folder or alternatively, the...
US-6,108,748 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-6,108,700 Application end-to-end response time measurement and decomposition
A method, computer program product and a program storage device embodying software for measuring of the response time of an application (including distributed...
US-6,108,407 Method and telecommunications systems for transmitting a facsimile message
A method and system for transmitting a facsimile message uses a public-switched telecommunications network, the public-switched telecommunication network having...
US-6,106,569 Method of developing a software system using object oriented technology
A method of developing a software system using Object Oriented Technology and frameworks. The problem of allowing an object to acquire and lose ability and...
US-6,106,434 Apparatus and method for controlling gearshifts in response to gradient, vehicle speed and busy shift areas or...
An automatic transmission control apparatus for a vehicle and a control method thereof keep the optimum vehicle speed even on a road with a gradient such as an...
US-6,105,072 Method and apparatus for validating travelling object-oriented programs with digital signatures
A method of operating computers in accordance with an enhanced object-oriented programming methodology creates a framework for efficiently performing automated...
US-6,105,011 Security system and method for business transactions with customers
A security system and method by which customers may be readily identified prior to cashing of checks, other cash-out transactions, or other business ...
US-6,101,570 Method and apparatus for fair bus arbitration in multiple initiator SCSI systems
A SCSI bus arbitration controller includes a hub to which each of the SCSI devices having access to the bus is connected. The hub includes a controller that...
US-6,101,499 Method and computer program product for automatically generating an internet protocol (IP) address
A method and computer product for automatically generating an IP network address that facilitates simplified network connection and administration for...
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