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US-8,521,932 Arbitrator and arbitrating method applied to system management bus system
A system management bus (SM Bus) system includes an arbitrator; a slave device connected to the arbitrator via an SM Bus; a first master device connected to the...
US-8,521,762 Automated business process modeling
In a method for generating a business process model project, a computer receives a data file comprising text, descriptive of a business process. The computer...
US-8,521,729 Methods, systems, and computer program products for generating data quality indicators for relationships in a...
The disclosed methods, systems, and computer-program products allow a business to generate data quality indicators for relationships in a database. In an...
US-8,521,655 Engine, system and method for providing cloud-based business intelligence
An engine, system and method for providing cloud-based business intelligence data, responsively to received company information, including a local front end...
US-8,521,646 System and method for assigning an initial transaction fee tier to a vendor in a payment system with a variable...
A system makes payments from a payer to a vendor and assesses a variable transaction fee to the vendor. The system comprises a database which associates, for...
US-8,521,617 Related product system and method
Computer-implemented systems and methods for automatically creating a second customized product design incorporating information from a first customized product...
US-8,521,575 Systems and methods for classifying computer video game genres utilizing multi-dimensional cloud chart
Features of electronically embodied games are logically categorized, analyzed, and compared. Features are preferably organized according to a hierarchical...
US-8,521,571 System, method and computer program product for managing business hours in an on-demand service
In accordance with embodiments, there are provided mechanisms and methods for managing multiple business hours in an on-demand service. These mechanisms and...
US-8,520,810 Performing speech recognition over a network and using speech recognition results
Systems, methods and apparatus for generating, distributing, and using speech recognition models. A shared speech processing facility is used to support speech...
US-8,520,563 Interface device, communications system, non-volatile storage device, communication mode switching method and...
A host device and a slave device are set to a full-duplex mode by temporarily switching the communication direction of a first transmission channel or a second...
US-8,520,554 Methods, systems, and computer program products for implementing a standardized interpretive engine
Implementing a standardized interpretive engine includes externalizing a business requirement into a component class of a data control structure, defining a...
US-8,518,388 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-8,516,539 System and method for inferring access policies from access event records
A method of security gateway policy definition to quickly infer a new policy based on event data extracted and analyzed using business logic and workflow from a...
US-8,516,435 System and method for generating implementation artifacts for contextually-aware business applications
A method for generating implementation artifacts for contextually-aware business applications includes utilizing a platform independent model (PIM) of a...
US-8,516,301 Visualizing transaction traces as flows through a map of logical subsystems
A method for diagnosing problems in a computer system by visualizing flows through subsystems of the computer system. Diagnostic tools include a user interface...
US-8,516,076 System and method for compiling statistics in an IP marketplace
A comprehensive platform for merchandising intellectual property (IP) and conducting IP transactions is disclosed. A standardized data collection method enables...
US-8,516,057 Subscriber list system and method
The present invention is related to a software system that solves the above-mentioned problems. In accordance with one embodiment of the invention, a...
US-8,515,897 Automatically generating reports matching user interests represented in a dynamically adjusted user interest...
A method and program product for automatically generating reports matching user interests represented in a dynamically adjusted user interest analytic model...
US-8,515,863 Systems and methods for measuring data quality over time
Systems, methods, and computer-readable media are disclosed for evaluating data quality. An exemplary embodiment includes storing a plurality of records, the...
US-8,515,861 System and method for facilitating sale of a loan to a secondary market purchaser
A method for facilitating sale of a loan by a seller to a purchaser where the seller and the purchaser have an agreement regarding the sale of loans including...
US-8,515,831 People's task management framework
The invention pertains to a system and method for people's task management developed with the concept of a system adapting to people's needs as opposed to...
US-8,515,807 Methods and systems for retail customer referral compensation programs
Embodiments of the present invention relate generally to business methods and systems for retail marketing, and specifically to Retail Customer Referral...
US-8,515,801 Automated methods and apparatus for analyzing business processes
A method of identifying losses in a transactional environment is described. The method includes collecting transactional information related to a business...
US-8,515,800 Method and system for estimating risk in the financial metrics of a business case
The system and method of the present disclosure allow the user to enumerate a set of risk factors for each financial metric time-profile projection, and respond...
US-8,515,798 Closed-loop supply chain in the paper packaging sector
Apparatuses and methods for providing a closed loop supply chain in a paper packaging business sector. A closed loop supply chain, as provided by a paper...
US-8,515,787 System and method for processing and transmitting payroll-related data for insurance transactions
A computer system accesses payroll-related insurance premium data at an individual employee level and provides the data at the individual employee level,...
US-8,515,781 Benefit management
Methods, devices and systems are provided for benefit management. One system includes a server including an application interface and access to a data store...
US-8,515,459 Systems and methods to provide a reminder relating to a physical business location of interest to a user when...
In general, the invention relates to methods and systems that facilitate the discovery of business locations of interest to a user and record visits of the user...
US-8,515,394 Method for controlling access of subscribers in wireless communication system supporting femto cell and...
Disclosed is a method for controlling access of subscribers of a gateway in a communication system supporting a femto cell, the method including: by user...
US-8,515,047 Method and system for prioritizing the presentation of information within a directory assistance context...
A method of operating a directory assistance system is provided. The method includes receiving a number of directory assistance requests for information...
US-8,510,761 Method and system for modeling of system content for businesses
A method and system of managing content at a network site can allow easier use by business users. A higher level of abstraction can be used to allow business...
US-8,510,755 Automatically re-starting services
The present invention extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for automatically re-starting services. Embodiments of the invention can be...
US-8,510,732 Distributed asset management system and method
The present invention provides a method and system for managing remote applications running on devices that acquire, process and store data locally in order to...
US-8,510,480 Memory system and method having uni-directional data buses
A memory system and method includes a unidirectional downstream bus coupling write data from a memory controller to several memory devices, and a unidirectional...
US-8,510,454 Mapped parameter sets using bulk loading system and method
A system and method are provided that allows users to define a set of parameters for Uniform Resource Locator (URL) mapping rules. A URL may be defined for each...
US-8,510,445 System management method and system management apparatus
Provided is an IT system to minimize occurrence of a bottleneck on a network while effectively making use of the bandwidth of the network. A system management...
US-8,510,320 Silent migration of business process binaries
The present disclosure describes methods, systems, and computer program products for migrating business process content. One method includes (i) identifying a...
US-8,510,259 XBRL database mapping system and method
XBRL instance data configured according to a given XBRL hypercube specification (or an extension thereof) may be automatically mapped to a multidimensional...
US-8,510,230 Cohesive team selection based on a social network model
A method is disclosed that enables the selection of a team of people in an organization, such as a business enterprise, to participate in a task that involves...
US-8,510,185 Systems and methods for obtaining automated third-party audit confirmations including client physical...
Systems and methods are defined for facilitating the audit process involving a business client, an auditor, and a third-party providing confirmations for the...
US-8,510,183 System and method for distributed and integrated asset management
In an embodiment, a plurality of logical deployment units are distributed throughout a system. Each logical deployment unit is provided with one or more...
US-8,510,180 System and method for increasing asset utilization using satellite aided location tracking
A system and method for increasing asset utilization using satellite aided location tracking. Smart sensor technology incorporated into mobile tracking hardware...
US-8,510,176 Method and system using search terms to accumulate, aggregate and price data from a plurality of data originators
A business method that enables a user or owner of one or a plurality of data sources to set fees or other consideration(s) for exchanges and links to a second...
US-8,510,151 Integrated production loss management
Current monitoring systems often provide the operating condition of a specific component and do not consider the impact of a specific failure upon an entire...
US-8,510,149 Method of constructing causality network graphs and visual inference presentations for business rule applications
A method is described for collecting inference execution events from forward-chaining business rule engines and constructing causality network graphs for visual...
US-8,510,147 System and method for calculating a comprehensive pipeline integrity business risk score
A method and system for calculating pipeline integrity business risk score for a pipeline network is provided. The method includes a step of first calculating a...
US-8,510,143 Architectural design for ad-hoc goods movement software
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer program products, for implementing a software architecture design for a software application implementing...
US-8,509,154 Communication switching system and method thereof
A communication switching method is provided. The method is implemented by a communication switching system. The system includes mobile phones, landline phones,...
US-8,508,570 Method to populate contact list from recent call log
A method for efficiently accessing pertinent information retrieved from a videoconferencing system call log. System call logs typically contain a chronological...
US-8,505,047 Method and system for policy-based re-broadcast video on demand service
A content provider broadcasts content to subscribers through a content distribution system. The content distribution system operator can capture broadcast...
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