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US-8,606,602 Systems and methods for automated transactions processing
Systems and methods are disclosed for processing transactions between a customer and a business. An exemplary system includes a server used by the business and...
US-8,606,564 Extracting rich temporal context for business entities and events
Methods and apparatus for performing computer-implemented extraction of temporal information for business entities and events are disclosed. In one embodiment,...
US-8,605,887 Method and system for managing interactive communications campaign using a hold queue
A web-based hosted solution through which business entities create and manage communications campaigns is described. To reduce latency of customer-to-agent...
US-8,605,869 Method and apparatus for forcing a call to a carrier provided voice mail facility
Disclosed are systems and techniques by which a caller may specify a callee's telephone number and be connected directly to a carrier provided voice mail...
US-8,605,533 Apparatus and method for protecting data in flash memory
An apparatus for securely protecting data in a flash memory upon power off is disclosed. In the apparatus, a power detector monitors a voltage output from a...
US-8,603,454 Cyclodextrin-based polymers for therapeutics delivery
The present invention relates to novel compositions of therapeutic cyclodextrin containing polymeric compounds designed as a carrier for small molecule...
US-8,602,302 Exception notification system and method
A system and method for distributing prepaid cash alternatives and resolving exceptions related to the sale of prepaid cash alternatives such as traveler's...
US-D695,408 Laser system for treatment of the eye
US-8,601,551 System and method for a business data provisioning for a pre-emptive security audit
Embodiments of the present invention may provide a system and method for business data provisioning for a pre-emptive security audit. In one aspect, a method...
US-8,601,360 Network-based data consolidation, calculation and reporting engine
Methods and computerized apparatus for shared business modeling involving multiple spreadsheet-based business models in a network of computers, report...
US-8,600,990 Interacting methods of data extraction
Extraction methods can interact on a common data source using identifiers that correspond to events or other actions. These identifiers can be updated, whenever...
US-8,600,951 Systems, methods and programming for routing and indexing globally addressable objects and associated business...
Methods, apparatus, and programming recorded in machine readable memory are provided for the index, search and retrieval of objects on a global network. This...
US-8,600,924 Method and system to manage multiple party rewards using a single account and artificial intelligence
Systems and methods for storing a transaction history with respect to a business entity, and an incentive regarding a business entity, previously offered to an...
US-8,600,845 System and method for reconciling one or more financial transactions
A system, method and computer program product for reconciling one or more financial transactions of one or more business units. The method includes capturing...
US-8,600,817 Using alerts to bring attention to in-store information
A method and system is provided that uses alerts to bring in-store information that is of interest to the attention of team members working in a retail store....
US-8,600,795 System and method for filtering, distributing and routing sales leads
A system and method of managing leads by filtering, distributing and routing leads to a representative using business intelligence.
US-8,600,793 Method and system for managing an enterprise resource planning project
A project management server automatically monitors the progress of an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) project represented by developing business...
US-8,600,792 Business process visibility at real time
Various embodiments of systems and methods for providing business process visibility at real time are described herein. One or more business activity events are...
US-8,600,791 Progressive refinement model for business processes
In one embodiment, a method for refining a business process model includes receiving business process data pertaining to a first phase of a business process...
US-8,600,780 System and method for determining a cost of insurance based upon monitoring, collecting and communicating data...
A system/method of determining a cost of workers compensation insurance for a selected period based upon monitoring, collecting and communicating data...
US-8,600,769 Medical bill analysis and review
A method and business technique for reviewing medical service provider bills, recalculating and providing payment recommendation to a paying party for the...
US-D694,890 Laser system for treatment of the eye
US-8,595,792 Method to automatically map business function level policies to IT management policies
A method, system, computer program product, and computer program storage device for transforming a high-level policy associated with a high layer to a low-level...
US-8,595,694 System and method for developing software or a software component, as well as method for operating said software
To make functional expansions of business objects possible in a simple manner, it is proposed that one or more function units is assigned to the business object...
US-8,595,618 Dynamic variable-content publishing
A product creator system includes a business application and a distribution utility. The business application enables a user to specify and/or edit (via a user...
US-8,595,344 Integration middleware virtualization
A computer-implemented method includes displaying virtualization level options for a business network to a user, the virtualization level options including at...
US-8,595,245 Reference resolution for text enrichment and normalization in mining mixed data
A method for enrichment of text which enables mixed data mining includes generating a model for structured data found in tables of a database. In the model,...
US-8,595,148 Method and system for applicant salary and employment history verification
The invention is directed to a method and system to verify an employment history of an applicant. The method involves obtaining data from a plurality of data...
US-8,595,145 Electronic bond and guaranty process and business method
Disclosed is a method by which suretyship bonds and guaranties can be purchased and deployed over the Internet in real time, providing automatic application...
US-8,595,082 Consumer-to-business exchange marketplace
Systems and methods for implementing an item exchange service are usable to aid users in exchanging old items for newer items. According to one embodiment, a...
US-8,594,312 Method and system for managing interactive communications campaigns with call pacing
A web-based hosted solution (a managed service or system) through which business entities create and manage communications campaigns, such as interactive...
US-8,591,605 Methods, systems, and apparatus for obtaining biofuel from coffee and fuels produced therefrom
In some embodiments, the present disclosure provides a method for producing biofuel from a feedstock that includes one or more coffee sources, such as green...
US-8,590,056 Trusted infrastructure support systems, methods and techniques for secure electronic commerce electronic...
An integrated, modular array of administrative and support services are provided for electronic commerce and electronic rights and transaction management. These...
US-8,589,860 Method and apparatus for using service representations to align information technology with the strategy of an...
A service-oriented architecture for enterprise project management integrates business processes, human resources and project management within an enterprise or...
US-8,589,813 Population selection framework, systems and methods
Tools providing a flexible selection framework for automated processes. The framework can allow end-users to define their own selection criteria to select a...
US-8,589,632 Arbitration method for programmable multiple clock domain bi-directional interface
An embodiment of the present invention is directed to a system including a memory interface logic unit for receiving memory access requests and corresponding...
US-8,589,568 Method and system for secure handling of electronic business transactions on the internet
Disclosed is a computer-based technology for handling end-to-end business transactions in a TCP/IP-environment. A managing instance enables logon and provides a...
US-8,589,413 Concept-based method and system for dynamically analyzing results from search engines
A method, system and computer program for identifying a relationship between concepts in an object includes (i) selecting the object for inclusion in an initial...
US-8,589,308 Grant management system and method
A web-based grant management application and method is described. Registration information pertaining to a grant requestor is received at a web-based portal. A...
US-8,589,273 Methods and systems for managing risk management information
A server system is coupled to a centralized database and at least one client system. Business information relating to at least one second business entity is...
US-8,589,207 System and method for determining and visually predicting at-risk integrated processes based on age and activity
An information handling system comprises a connection via a network interface for receiving business process data from an integrated business process running at...
US-8,589,206 Service requests for multiple service level characteristics
A system, method, program product and service for processing a multiple service level bid in a resource management framework. A buyer's agent is provided to...
US-8,589,204 Business process estimating program, business process estimating method, and business process estimating apparatus
A business process estimating method, apparatus, and program for estimating a process of a business transaction utilizing an information system. The business...
US-8,589,190 System and method for underwriting a prepackaged business owners insurance policy
A method, computer program product and system are provided for underwriting an insurance product such as a business owners policy by establishing a prepackaged...
US-8,589,172 Automatic detection, summarization and reporting of business intelligence highlights from automated dialog systems
A method and system for reporting data from a spoken dialog service is disclosed. The method comprises extracting data regarding user dialogs using a dialog...
US-8,589,128 Methods and systems for creation of a dynamically configurable product design
The present disclosure features methods and systems for creation of a dynamically configurable product design, sometimes referred to as business driven...
US-8,589,125 Product design support system and method for simulating a prototype of a design object
The invention relates to a product design support system for supporting product design business so as to design and develop a product in a short time. The...
US-8,588,130 Distributed network communication system to provide wireless access to a computing device at a reduced rate
A system and method for providing access and/or roaming features on a network system. The network system includes a plurality of wireless and/or wired access...
US-8,588,068 Communication terminal and communication method
In a situation where a communication line is busy in a TCP communication, or in a situation where TCP data is continuously received, divided transmission of...
US-8,585,408 Method and system for providing game-related incentives to sales professionals in a virtual environment
A method, comprising the steps of (a) representing users within a virtual environment, the virtual environment residing on one or more computers, comprising the...
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