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US-8,488,173 Distributed computer architecture and process for document management
A system and/or method enables a typical PC user to add electronic paper processing to their existing business process. The system and/or method extends the...
US-8,488,150 Method and apparatus for analyzing usage of printers
The present invention provides a method and apparatus for analyzing usage of printers. A method in accordance with an embodiment includes: obtaining from at...
US-8,484,691 Copyright detection and protection system and method
A method for detecting against unauthorized transmission of digital works comprises the steps of maintaining a registry of information permitting identification...
US-8,484,662 Systems and/or methods for end-to-end business process management, business event management, and/or business...
The example embodiments disclosed herein relate to application integration techniques built around the publish-and-subscribe model (or one of its variants). In...
US-8,484,624 Test integration tool
A method of test integration for early application development is provided. The method comprises defining a business case, identifying a plurality of systems to...
US-8,484,346 Simultaneous maintenance of multiple versions of a web-based business information system
A method, system, computer program product, and related business methods for phased rollout of an upgraded version of a web-based business information system...
US-8,484,206 Generating report of identifiers and time values
Among other disclosure, a computer-implemented method for business process reporting includes receiving, at a server device, a first identifier of a business...
US-8,484,183 Automated regulatory guideline management system
A regulatory information retrieval system is disclosed. In one embodiment, the method comprises building ingredient data for manufacturing businesses. Then,...
US-8,484,117 Multi-input system that makes index-based adjustments
A common index fund system and method enables investment in entities that is indexed to a common index, rather than individual company performance. For small...
US-8,484,105 System and method for providing business audit responses from legal professional
A system and method facilitates the audit process involving a business client, an auditor, and a third-party by providing confirmations for the client upon the...
US-8,484,102 Automated accrual account reconciliation
Systems and methods of a reconciliation engine for accrual accounts associated with purchase order documents are provided. The reconciliation engine applies a...
US-8,484,070 Method and system for managing vending operations based on wireless data
A system coupled to one or more vending machines, such as soft drink vending machines, via a wireless data link can acquire operational vending data, for...
US-8,484,066 System and method for risk detection reporting and infrastructure
A method, a system, and a device for monitoring risks associated with at least one business process, including: evaluating at least one of a plurality of...
US-8,484,053 Method and system of combining money transfer services with life insurance
The present invention is a new business method that intends to reduce the risk, help, and protect the economic security of the foreign families who are...
US-8,484,041 System and method for reputation scoring
The present invention generally relates to online reputations. Specifically, this invention relates to a system and method for analyzing, determining, reporting...
US-8,483,092 Autonomous infrastructure wireless networks
A method for deploying a cellular wireless communication network is provided. The method consists of: providing one or more micro base stations; autonomously...
US-8,479,158 Business information warehouse toolkit and language for warehousing simplification and automation
A method for use with an information (or data) warehouse comprises managing the information warehouse with instructions in a declarative language. The...
US-8,479,111 Simplified views of meta model entities of data objects
Simplifying views of meta model entities of data objects can include determining, using a distribution function calculated for each data element of a plurality...
US-8,478,954 Prioritizing subgroups in a consistency group
A method which prioritizes the subgroups in a consistency group by usage and/or business process. Thereafter, in case of abnormal operation of the process for...
US-8,478,766 Unified data architecture for business process management
A computer-implemented method of processing business data, the method including storing data in SPO (subject-predicate-object) format in multiple databases;...
US-8,478,722 Enterprise level business information networking for changes in a database
Systems, apparatus, and methods for implementing enterprise level social and business information networking are provided. Users can receive relevant...
US-8,478,659 Method and system for vendor management
A method and system for managing business transactions, such as mortgages or other financial transactions. A business transaction between an end user and a...
US-8,478,633 Method and apparatus of on demand business activity management using business performance management loops
An architecture, system, and method are provided for a commitment loop solution for on demand business activity management. A Business Performance Management...
US-8,478,628 Component based risk system
System and method for risk assessment of compliance are disclosed. A database is provided, which contains mapped compliance data components related to...
US-8,478,622 System and method for scheduling conference resources
The present invention relates to managing and scheduling videoconferences. It introduces a novel mechanism for scheduling a virtual resource connected to an...
US-8,478,615 Meta data model for managing work products and deliverables
A method and program product for managing work products by utilizing a data model that provides traceability between business requirements and implemented...
US-8,475,781 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-8,475,779 Methods of treating disease with random copolymers
The invention relates to novel methods and kits for treating or preventing disease through the administration of random copolymers comprising amino acids...
US-8,473,735 Systems and methods for managing digital certificates
A method of managing a digital certificate by a computer system can include the steps of receiving, the at the computer system, a business request for a digital...
US-8,473,592 Storage system and management method in storage system
An object of the present invention is to recognize the presence of a business-use computer that can be a management target of a management computer, and to...
US-8,473,542 Interaction between business system and mobile device
A computer program product tangibly embodied in a computer-readable storage medium includes instructions that when executed by a processor perform a method for...
US-8,473,491 Systems and methods of detecting keyword-stuffed business titles
The present invention relates generally to identifying fraudulent businesses and business listings. More specifically, the invention relates to determining a...
US-8,473,399 Invoice data object for a common data object format
Embodiments of the invention provide methods and data structures for the effective and efficient synchronization or inter-exchange of invoice information...
US-8,473,359 Methods and system of conducting business-to-business operations by registered sellers and buyers using an...
A method for using an internet accessible computer system to conduct business to business operations among a plurality of buyer companies and a plurality of...
US-8,473,329 Methods, systems, and articles of manufacture for developing, analyzing, and managing initiatives for a...
A system, method, and article of manufacture is disclosed for developing and managing a the test of a business initiative for a business network including...
US-8,473,323 Method and apparatus for managing and synchronising variant business structures
The invention to which this application relates is the provision of a method and apparatus which allows the graphical representation of organizations and the...
US-8,473,303 System and method for establishing electronic business systems for supporting communications services commerce
A comprehensive electronic business support system comprises three layers: (1) the business layer, including various smart components which unify data and...
US-8,472,335 Selecting transmission technology for communications in wide area mobile networks
Method and RNC for selecting transmission technology when a UE enters the network, which checks whether the UE is MIMO and, if so and only one carrier is...
US-8,468,491 Systems and methods for integrating process perspectives and abstraction levels into process modeling
Methods and systems for integrating process perspectives and abstraction levels into business process modeling are described. In one example embodiment,...
US-8,468,369 System, method and apparatus for controlling the dissemination of digital works
A system, business methodology and apparatus for facilitating controlled dissemination of digital works is disclosed. An audio and video organizer,...
US-8,468,265 Task-oriented communication filter method and apparatus
A variety of mechanisms are used to determine a user's task orientation. Rich presence detection could be used to identify whether a person is at home, at work,...
US-8,468,246 System and method for allocating resources in a distributed computing system
According to a particular embodiment of the present invention, a system and method for allocating resources in a distributed computing system are provided. In...
US-8,468,090 Account opening computer system architecture and process for implementing same
The present invention provides, in alternative embodiments, a computer architecture and/or computer implemented methods for account opening. In some...
US-8,468,079 Index-based liquidity system and method
A system and method for creating liquidity relative to one or more small businesses or assets provides liquidity to the small business or asset holder in return...
US-8,468,075 Engine, system and method of providing third party business valuation and associated services
A computer-implemented engine, system and method for generating business valuations, scoring, and/or flagging over a network, responsively to information input...
US-8,468,067 Remanufactured part core return process and system
One aspect of the present invention is a computer-implemented method for processing remanufactured part cores. The method includes receiving manufactured part...
US-8,468,045 Automated specification, estimation, discovery of causal drivers and market response elasticities or lift factors
In some embodiments, a software facility performs a method of automated specification of models, estimation of elasticities, and discovery of drivers using the...
US-8,467,817 Generic business notifications for mobile devices
The present disclosure involves systems and computer-implemented methods for providing generic push notifications to mobile devices. One process includes...
US-8,467,767 Method and apparatus to manage mobile payment account settlement
A transaction operations server receives multiple transactions of the mobile communication device. One transaction adds a first amount of money to the stored...
US-8,464,357 Methods and systems for fingerprint-based copyright protection of real-time content
The present invention provides methods and systems for fingerprint-based copyright protection of real-time content. A first fingerprint is provided for content...
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