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US-8,281,129 Direct authentication system and method via trusted authenticators
Fraud and identity theft are enabled by two faulty assumptions about the way that the identity of a person is verified in our society. The first is that someone...
US-8,280,982 Personal content server apparatus and methods
Personal content server apparatus and associated methods that allow a user (e.g., cable or satellite network subscriber) to access content, such as a video...
US-8,280,873 System for capturing a business context of a user's interaction with a website and method for the same
The present invention relates to a system for capturing a business context of a user's interaction with a website. The system has a web server containing web...
US-8,280,800 System and method for an exchange of financial instruments
Provided is a method and system for an online marketplace for the buying, selling and Servicing of financial instruments, such as accounts receivable, where the...
US-8,280,755 Context-specific modeling of collaborative business process
Among other disclosure, a computer-implemented method for context-specific modeling of a collaborative business process includes receiving an identification of...
US-8,280,754 System and method for modeling slow changing dimension and auto management using model driven business...
A system for generating a model for tracking a changing dimension feature of data in a business model includes a memory for storing the business model and a...
US-8,280,745 Systems and methods for applying secondary information to business addresses
Systems and methods are provided for determining secondary address information. In one implementation, a method is provided that uses a data processing...
US-8,280,410 Virtual recycling system
A method for enabling users over the world wide web and cellular phone networks to interact with an interactive recycling system, assisting the user in...
US-8,280,031 Method and system for managing interactive communications campaign using a hold queue
A web-based hosted solution (a managed service or system) through which business entities create and manage communications campaigns, such as interactive...
US-8,279,785 System and method for asynchronous wireless collision detection with acknowledgment for ad hoc wireless networks
The present disclosure relates generally to a system and method for asynchronous busy-tone multiple access with acknowledgement for ad hoc wireless networks. In...
US-8,278,046 Methods for testing milk
The disclosure is related generally to methods for testing mammary fluid (including milk) to establish or confirm the identity of the donor of the mammary...
US-8,276,814 System and method for carrying out secure transactions
A multi-function stored-value debit card system includes smart cards carried by a user, as well as associated hardware, software, and communications networks...
US-8,276,161 Business systems management solution for end-to-end event management using business system operational constraints
The present invention provides a method, apparatus, and computer program product for implementing a business systems management solution for end-to-end event...
US-8,276,115 Automated construction and deployment of complex event processing applications and business activity monitoring...
A system and method for constructing and deploying a business activity monitoring (BAM) dashboard associated with an event-based process are disclosed. A...
US-8,275,985 Infrastructure to secure federated web services
A federation participant in communication with other participants of a federation according to a federation protocol is described. The web service participant...
US-8,275,757 Apparatus and method for process monitoring
A method is described for monitoring a plurality of process instances, such as business process instance. The method comprises: providing a model object...
US-8,275,742 Data importation and exportation for computing devices
A system is disclosed that allows users of computing devices to control the copying of business information between computing systems and various computing...
US-8,275,739 User interface display for monitoring a database load engine
The invention described herein provides a load engine and method for efficiently accomplishing mass conversions of customer data into an existing customer...
US-8,275,667 System for concurrent optimization of business economics and customer value satisfaction
A method of dynamically formulating value options that maximize customer satisfaction and company profitability includes identifying a set of demand segments...
US-8,275,647 Method for assembling a business process and for orchestrating the process based on process beneficiary information
A system for assembling a business process or a portion thereof includes a rules base containing executable rules and defined business process elements, a...
US-8,275,646 Intellectual property assessments based on component business models
An embodiment of the invention provides a method for IP assessment based on a component business model (CBM). The method assesses components in the CBM via a...
US-8,275,627 Wave planter method and device
A method of seed planting in a "serpentine" pattern called the wave planter is demonstrated. It consists of a manner of placing the seeds that essentially...
US-8,271,992 Load based file allocation among a plurality of storage devices
A method for balancing loads among a plurality of data storage devices, includes: receiving a request from a user device to download a data file; identifying a...
US-8,271,935 Methods and tools for data-driven application engineering
The invention generally relates to enterprise computer applications, and more particularly to methods and tools for data-driven engineering of computer...
US-8,271,643 Method for building enterprise scalability models from production data
The invention provides a method for preparing a discrete event simulation model of a production network including a client and a plurality of servers on a...
US-8,271,602 System and method for conversation based on web service addressing
Embodiments of the present invention introduces mechanisms that allow conversational Web services to have long running business transactions between multiple...
US-8,271,541 Method and apparatus for developing composite applications
The claimed subject matter provides a system and/or a method that facilitates creating a composite application. A model architecture component can model a...
US-8,271,384 System and method for selection of payment systems from a payment system directory to process a transaction
Dynamically enabling and facilitating businesses or other entities to locate and transact with payment systems for the purpose of processing payments. A...
US-8,271,360 System and method for automatic approval of direct deposit payroll limit increases
A system and method for automatic approval of direct deposit payroll limit increases includes a computing system implemented process for automatic approval of...
US-8,271,350 Method and system for automatically publishing content
The publishing system and method automates at least some portion of a publishing process. The system publishes content using metadata, rights templates and/or...
US-8,271,336 Increased visibility during order management in a network-based supply chain environment
A system, method and article of manufacture are provided for a first business entity to provide a network-based supply chain framework for collaborative order...
US-8,271,319 Structured implementation of business adaptability changes
The present invention extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for structured implementation of business adaptability changes. In some...
US-8,271,316 Consumer to business data capturing system
Methods and apparatus of the present invention collect data associated with a consumer through generation of a consumer feedback communication via a wide area...
US-8,271,305 Account level participation for underwriting components
An account management system has been developed that enables customer or client-related information to be stored, viewed and manipulated in a manner that...
US-8,270,594 Method and system for managing interactive communications campaign with reduced customer-to-agent connection...
A web-based hosted solution (a managed service or system) through which business entities create and manage communications campaigns, such as interactive...
US-8,270,381 Method for a simple 802.11e HCF implementation
A Hybrid Coordination Function (HCF) implementation wherein an access point's existing (E)DCF transmit queues are augmented by at least one strict priority HCF...
US-8,266,148 Method and system for business intelligence analytics on unstructured data
Various embodiments of the present invention disclose a method for Business Intelligence (BI) metrics on unstructured data. Unstructured data is collected from...
US-8,266,096 Vendor portfolio management in support of vendor relationship management analysis, planning and evaluation
Various examples include a system and methods in support of vendor relationship management, analysis, planning and evaluation including dealing with collections...
US-8,266,072 Incident communication interface for the knowledge management system
Embodiments of the present invention include a method, system, computer program product, or a combination of the foregoing for creating a knowledge management...
US-8,266,021 System and method for providing reference cost of fraud data related to financial presentation devices that are...
A system for providing industry-wide reference cost of fraud data related to financial presentation devices that are presentable to providers of goods and...
US-8,265,990 Method and system for selecting and delivering media content via the internet
A system and method for selecting portions of content, and media content sets to be delivered over a packet based network is provided. The selected portions of...
US-8,265,983 System for collecting information for use in conducting an interview
One embodiment relates to a method or process for structuring and operating an integrated interviewing and capture process including providing a produced...
US-8,265,981 Method and system for identifying a business organization that needs transformation
A method and system for identifying a business organization that needs transformation is provided. In one implementation the method and system may include...
US-8,265,974 Technological infrastructure consumption index
Embodiments of the invention relate to systems, methods, and computer program products that provide for a technological infrastructure consumption index. The...
US-8,265,972 Software/hardware ranking method and system
A ranking method and system. The method includes receiving by a computing system, business requirements and associated weighting factors. The computing system...
US-8,265,970 Systems and methods for managing business processes in an enterprise
A method for managing a business process in an enterprise includes executing a business process model, wherein executing the business process model comprises...
US-8,265,969 Policy-based management of data elements in a document schema for data transactions
A framework and method for managing business data transactions resides outside individual business systems and allows creation of a policy for classification of...
US-8,265,871 Mobile record information entry and geotagging
Mobile record information entry and geotagging methods and systems are disclosed. A method for managing an accurate collection of geographical information...
US-8,265,261 Telephone channel personalization
The present invention is directed to systems and methods of personalizing a self-service option for customers. Customers are identified at call inception and...
US-8,265,104 Apparatus and methods for multi-stage multiplexing in a network
Methods and apparatus for performing multiplexing of video or other content (e.g., programs) within a network using feed-back from a subsequent digital program...
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