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US-8,249,992 Digital rights management and audience measurement systems and methods
Digital rights management and audience measurement systems and methods are disclosed. An example method includes receiving a request to upload media content to...
US-8,249,971 System and method for managing investments in infrastructure assets
A system comprises a memory operable to store financial data associated with a business entity having a plurality of shares. The business entity may receive,...
US-8,249,934 IMS network providing purchasing sessions to mobile devices that are located proximate to a business
IMS networks and methods are disclosed for providing purchasing sessions to mobile devices that are located proximate to a business. IMS network includes an...
US-8,249,926 Method for using environmental classification to assist in financial management and services
Managing risks of crop production can be performed by understanding the relative performance of different agricultural inputs under the same or similar...
US-8,249,903 Method and system of determining and evaluating a business relationship network for forming business relationships
A collective knowledge set of business relationship information from a plurality of sources is generated. The collective knowledge set is mapped as a plurality...
US-8,249,886 Global asset risk management systems and methods
Systems and methods for risk assessment are disclosed. In various embodiments, the systems and methods may include at least one risk information source...
US-8,249,574 Communication method and system
A software button and software agent downloaded to a computing in response to actuation of the button make it possible to create a communication connection...
US-8,249,077 Methods and apparatus for enhancing the scalability of IMS in VoIP service deployment
Methods for Enhancing the Scalability of IMS in VoIP Service Deployment lower the number of messages transmitted between functions of an IMS network. The number...
US-8,245,273 Sharing referenced content through collaborative business applications
An apparatus, system, and method are disclosed for sharing referenced content through collaborative business applications. The method includes detecting...
US-8,245,269 System and method for delivering video programs to a video distribution center
Embodiments of the present invention are systems and methods for delivering video programs to a video distribution center. An embodiment of the invention is a...
US-8,245,184 System and method for graphically building business rule conditions
A system and method are disclosed for graphically building business rule conditions. The method of graphically building business rule conditions comprises...
US-8,244,853 Method and system for non intrusive application interaction and dependency mapping
The present invention facilitates mapping dependencies between software applications, components, and business processes on a computer network. Packets...
US-8,244,794 Consolidated business service for integrating service oriented architecture services with customer resources
A processor-implemented method, system, and/or computer program product integrate Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) services with resources at multiple...
US-8,244,708 System and method for improving integrity of internet search
A system and method are provided to receive a search query from a user, typically via a web browser, the Internet, and a web server. A search engine obtains a...
US-8,244,696 Methods and systems for supporting multiple deployment models of enterprise business applications
Methods and systems for supporting multiple deployment models for enterprise business applications, are described. In one embodiment, the method may include...
US-8,244,640 Packet schema for pay-as-you-go service provisioning
Methods and a program of instruction provide a packet schema framework for communication between elements of a pay-as-you-go business model including a...
US-8,244,633 System, method, and business method for settling micropayment transactions to a pre-paid instrument
The invention provides a method, business method, and system for conducting micropayment transactions between consumers and merchants. A merchant offers...
US-8,244,613 System, method, and business method for settling micropayment transactions to a pre-paid instrument
The invention provides a method for conducting a transaction between a first and second consumer, and a merchant using one or more electronic communication...
US-8,244,577 Using web-mining to enrich directory service databases and soliciting service subscriptions
A system and method are provided for augmenting information on business directory databases and communicating with businesses is disclosed. Using the enriched...
US-8,244,575 Method and apparatus for creating due-to reports for activities that may not have reference value
Methods and apparatuses for computing a variance for the difference between two business metrics. In one embodiment, the method accesses a response model and a...
US-8,244,571 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-8,244,570 Business flow analysis method and apparatus
A series of transaction records is extracted for each case from a database storing processing results of respective performed jobs to generate, for each case, a...
US-8,244,566 Systems and methods for on-line scheduling of appointments and other resources
Computer-based system and computer-implemented methods for providing an automated computer network-based, or online, appointment scheduling service through...
US-8,243,912 Method and apparatus for providing transaction data in a packet network
A method and apparatus for providing transaction data in a packet network is described. In one embodiment, at least one routed call is received. Transaction...
US-8,243,902 Method and apparatus for mapping of conference call participants using positional presence
A method includes receiving audio electronic business card data during a conference; comparing said audio electronic business card data with voices of...
US-8,243,620 Method for setting the operation of a routing node of an asynchronous wireless communication network, network...
To reduce energy consumption in a duty-cycled asynchronous wireless communication network values of operation parameters, i.e. duration of the awake interval...
US-8,243,598 Load-balancing via modulus distribution and TCP flow redirection due to server overload
A method, system and/or computer program product route IP packet flows. An Ethernet switch is coupled to a load balancing control engine, which contains load...
US-8,239,851 Business scope dependent add-on content provisioning
A system and method to install a software enhancement supplement of a main software product, the method including receiving an installation recommendation for...
US-8,239,553 Providing services for multiple business consumers
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer program products, for providing services to business organization clients involve receiving a request for a...
US-8,239,531 Method and apparatus for connection to virtual private networks for secure transactions
A system and method are provided for use in establishing secure end-to-end communication links over a VPN gateway via a network interface unit. Illustrative...
US-8,239,467 Extending business processes to mobile devices
A system, method, and computer program product are provided for intercepting an e-mail from a backend system and converting the e-mail into a message which can...
US-8,239,408 Corporate and entertainment management interactive system using a computer network
A system, method, and apparatus is provided for computerized management of a method of corporate, business or sports management by a remote party comprising...
US-8,239,371 Fast search views over business objects
A method and means, the method includes selecting a plurality of data sources having attributes to be included in a view entity; defining join conditions on the...
US-8,239,312 Method and apparatus for net-pay and debt consolidation
A method and apparatus for consolidating net-pay and debt management of a sales representative or sales team is presented. A party associated with the sales...
US-8,239,296 System and method of assisting goods collection and recording medium
An exchange assisting system is provided in an exchange center. Each maker who trades in used goods, such as copying machines, for new ones from a business...
US-8,239,294 Method of generating multiple recommendations for multi-objective available-to-sell (ATS) optimization problem
Methods, systems and apparatus for providing a variety of end product build plans based on multiple business scenarios for exhausting excess inventory. Raw...
US-8,239,292 Method and apparatus for dealer connectivity
An adaptable application is installed throughout a distribution network for directly accessing a variety of different databases utilized by different business...
US-8,239,272 Electronic commerce transactions within a marketing system that may contain a membership buying opportunity
The present invention is directed to a system and method for providing complete electronic commerce ("E-Commerce") transactions and solutions for a marketing...
US-8,239,255 Consumer incentive system and business method
Consumer incentives are delivered by maintaining a database of consumer-customer club members and identification data. The retailing transaction is conducted by...
US-8,239,237 Adaptive product configuration model
The adaptive product conditioning is a computer-implemented method for identifying product configurations that can be provided to customers in reaction to...
US-8,239,226 Methods and apparatus for combining properties and methods from a plurality of different data sources
The disclosed system empowers technical and non technical users to author logical business objects, author intelligent business forms, and create automated...
US-8,238,543 System and methods for predicting future agent readiness for handling an interaction in a call center
A system for making outbound calls includes a first node connected to a network for placing outbound telephone calls, a second node connected to the network and...
US-8,238,533 Telecommunications least cost routing system
Methods, systems, and apparatus for populating a least cost routing database. In one aspect, a method includes receiving from a carrier a bid for routing a...
US-8,238,349 Method of accessing stored information in multi-framed data transmissions
The present invention discloses a method of accessing stored information in multi-framed data transmissions, comprising at least one control interface and at...
US-8,235,725 Computerized method of assessing consumer reaction to a business stimulus employing facial coding
A computerized method of assessing an individual's reaction to a business stimulus. The method involves (a) visually recording facial expressions of a human...
US-8,235,290 Efficient inventory and information management
Methods and computer-readable media provide for efficient inventory and information management over a wireless network. A form customized for a specific...
US-8,234,649 Composite system to integrate process systems using secondarily created process objects for local database...
Systems and methods are provided for enabling communication between a composite system providing additional functionality not contained in existing legacy...
US-8,234,619 System, method, and software for facilitating business object development testing
The present disclosure relates to methods, systems, and software for developing or testing business objects. The method includes identifying at least one of a...
US-8,234,308 Deliver application services through business object views
Systems and methods for providing application services through business object views. In one aspect, a definition of at least one business object (BO) is...
US-8,234,294 Method and system of unifying data
A system, method and database design is provided for unifying data from a plurality of heterogeneous databases, each having business-context related data and a...
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