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US-8,228,951 Method and system for preventing data loss in a real-time computer system
A method and system are provided for preventing data loss in a VoIP system. In particular, during a VoIP call, it is determined whether incoming ringing on a...
US-8,228,859 Method for industrial wireless communication based on self-adaptive channel hopping within the timeslot
The present invention is intended to protect an industrial wireless communication method based on self-adaptive channel hopping within timeslot, which belongs...
US-8,228,531 Control method by printer utility and information processing apparatus
A printer utility 06 determines, upon receiving an instruction to display the remaining amount of ink, whether the interface with the selected printer is busy....
US-8,225,303 System and method for providing software upgrades
A method and system provide a business scenario. The method includes executing a first deployment unit on a first application platform. The method includes...
US-8,224,979 Use of proxy servers and pseudonymous transactions to maintain individual's privacy in the competitive business...
A system is provided that preserves data privacy for the Individual--I and Private Data Owner (PDO) while granting data access to the User--U and Accessor who...
US-8,224,853 Methods and apparatus for updating a plurality of data fields in an electronic form
The disclosed system empowers technical and non technical users to author logical business objects, author intelligent business forms, and create automated...
US-8,224,767 Rapid knowledge transfer among workers
A system and method enable rapid knowledge transfer, for example between a plurality of experts and a plurality of apprentices located remotely from the...
US-8,224,762 Information processing method and apparatus for business process analysis
An information processing method for a business process analysis includes identifying a processing target field in a record generated in an analysis target...
US-8,224,760 Self learning method and system for managing a group reward system
A system for managing a purchase agreement, including: a memory element for at least one specially-programmed general purpose computer for storing an artificial...
US-8,224,745 Automatic delinquency item processing with customization for lenders
A method of processing delinquency items associated with taxes on properties may include receiving preferences from two or more lenders. Delinquency items may...
US-8,224,704 Business rating placement heuristic
A system and method for distributing information (collectively the "system") is disclosed. The system includes category-based, geography-based, and...
US-8,224,686 Methods, systems, and articles of manufacture for analyzing initiatives for a business network
A system, method, and article of manufacture is disclosed for analyzing a business initiative for a business network including business locations separated into...
US-8,224,338 Method and apparatus for joint optimization of dedicated and radio access networks
A computerized method and system for integrated access network business planning for a telecommunications carrier. The invention enables a user to input a set...
US-8,223,009 Mobile asset tracking system and method
A mobile asset tracking system receives telemetry information from any number of mobile assets (e.g., railcars, truck trailers, intermodal cargo containers,...
US-8,220,018 System and method for preferred placement programming of iTV content
Preferred placement of programming content is provided by a system and method to organize or sequence the display of a set of programmable content elements of...
US-8,219,967 Method and apparatus for enabling enterprise project management with service oriented resource and using a...
A service-oriented architecture for enterprise project management integrates business processes, human resources and project management within an enterprise or...
US-8,219,466 System and method for providing asset management and tracking capabilities
A comprehensive method and system is provided for managing bulk and non-bulk material and assets using radio frequency and other asset identification devices,...
US-8,219,460 Method and computer medium for facilitating a buyer-initiated feature within a business transaction
A system and method for conducting electronic business between buyers and sellers is provided. The system and method disclose a means for at least one buyer to...
US-8,219,457 Custom user definable keyword bidding system and method
A system and method allow a user or business entity to create customized rules for bidding on keywords to/from a search engine. A bid automation engine allows a...
US-8,219,434 Ad-hoc coordination actions in business processes
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, for ad hoc coordination actions in business processes. A computer-implemented method for...
US-8,219,318 Information mapping approaches
Methods, systems and applications for updating, enhancing, organizing, and utilizing geographic maps, for locating points of interest and places of businesses,...
US-8,219,228 Parametric configurator for product design: system and method
The present invention is a system and method for parametric configuration of a complex product. The system includes a parametric configurator, a parametric...
US-8,217,756 Rule-based filtering and alerting
The claimed subject matter provides a system and/or a method that facilitates utilizing rule-based technology with radio frequency identification (RFID)...
US-8,215,551 Efficient inventory and information management
Methods and computer-readable media provide for efficient inventory and information management over a wireless network. An updated electronic data input form...
US-8,214,753 Logic for designing portlet views
A computer-implemented method, system and computer program product of designing views of portlets are presented. The computer-implemented method, which is...
US-8,214,689 Disk array device and its control method
To shorten the time from power restoration to the resumption of business operation. During a power failure, a memory controller saves configuration information...
US-8,214,535 Changing Ethernet MTU size on demand with no data loss
A method and system for substantially avoiding loss of data and enabling continuing connection to the application during an MTU size changing operation in an...
US-8,214,433 System and method to provide context for an automated agent to service multiple avatars within a virtual universe
A system and method to interact with business systems through the use of automated agents and provide context for an automated agent to service multiple avatars...
US-8,214,364 Modeling user access to computer resources
Embodiments of the invention provide a method for detecting changes in behavior of authorized users of computer resources and reporting the detected changes to...
US-8,214,329 Remote data collection systems and methods
The present disclosure provides remote data collection systems and methods for retrieving data including financial, sales, marketing, operational and the like...
US-8,214,296 Disaggregated secure execution environment
An electronic device, such as, a computer, may be adapted for self-monitoring for compliance to an operating policy. The operating policy may specify a...
US-8,214,267 Product allocation interface
A computer-implemented framework and method for maintaining product allocation data objects comprising a plurality of product allocation data objects, a...
US-8,214,263 Community management for electronic business to business transactions
Systems, methods, and devices for the automated, community-based exchange of procurement documents. In some embodiments, there may be different sets of rules...
US-8,214,247 Methods 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-8,214,241 System and method for web-based customer check-in
A web-based system and method allows customers to remotely check-in to a wait list for a service from a business. A website is provided through which an address...
US-8,214,239 Concise communication of real-time business information in an enterprise network
A method, system, computer program product, and related business methods for concisely communicating real-time business information to end users in an...
US-8,214,069 Automated hierarchical configuration of custom products with complex geometries: method and apparatus
The present invention is a method and apparatus for automatically generating an optimal configuration of a product having a complex design, using logic...
US-8,209,672 Systems and methods for transforming modeled business processes into executable processes
Systems and methods are provided for transforming modeled business processes into executable processes. The modeled processes may comprise graphically modeled...
US-8,209,669 System and method for supporting software
This disclosure provides various embodiments of software for supporting a business application. In one aspect, the software receives error information and...
US-8,209,660 Model driven software
A system and method for model driven software is disclosed. In one embodiment, the method of handling changes to a software system in a business environment...
US-8,209,302 Systems and methods for processing data objects
A system and method for processing data objects is provided. The system and method may comprise: a data object database for storing data objects, a transaction...
US-8,209,216 Method and apparatus for configurable model-independent decomposition of a business metric
Methods and apparatuses for decomposing a business metric based on a plurality of activities and a response model are described. In one embodiment, the method...
US-8,208,907 Free busy calendar interface
A method and electronic device which provide a calendar having availability status options based on a type of remote server are described. In accordance with...
US-8,208,608 Method and system of providing personal and business information
A multi-modal system providing for a single point of contact that can allow users to manage their personal contact information and contact lists, and connect to...
US-8,208,410 Systems and methods for implementing call waiting in multimedia devices
A media portal is provided that is used to connect multimedia devices to other multimedia devices and content servers. When a call directed to a multimedia...
US-8,207,828 Method and system using RFID tags for system re-configuration
A system and related methods for dynamically re-configuring a radio frequency identification tag reader, engaging software business processes, or combinations...
US-8,205,866 Form having abutting interconnected substrates and method of making same
A business form product (10) broadly including a printable sheet (12), a magnetic sheet (14) aligned edge-to-edge with the printable sheet (12) to define a seam...
US-8,205,216 Data sharing between applications where only one application knows the business purpose of the data
A method and system for sharing data between a calling application and a callee application. A callee application receives a request for processing data owned...
US-8,204,993 Computer system and information processing method
A computer system of this invention includes: plural servers; a L7 switch that assigns a processing request from a client terminal to one of the servers; and a...
US-8,204,803 Multi-company business accounting system and method for same including financial reporting
In at least one embodiment of the present invention, a computer implemented method of financial reporting using a multi-company accounting system is provided....
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